December 19, 2022
Alexander Strang, William H. Kruskal Instructor in the Department of Statistics and member of the Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics (CCAM), is one of the recipients of the 2022-2023 Suzuki Postdoctoral Fellowship Award. Yuji Suzuki, SM’70, a longtime supporter and former Council member of the Physical Sciences Division, established the Yuji and Lorraine Suzuki Postdoctoral Research Fund in 2016 to recognize outstanding postdoctoral researchers. The award provides a salary top-off.
Alex joined the University of Chicago as a William H. Kruskal Instructor in 2020. He earned his Ph.D. in computational and applied mathematics from Case Western Reserve University. He works with Professors Lek-Heng Lim, Daniel Sanz-Alonso, and Mary Silber on algebraic homology, Bayesian inference, and tipping in dynamical systems.