Tobias Berger

Tobias Berger, Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer

School of Mathematics
The University of Sheffield
Hicks Building
Hounsfield Road
S3 7RH
United Kingdom


Research interests

My research is in algebraic number theory. More specifically I am interested in:

  • Cohomology of arithmetic groups

  • Automorphic forms

  • Galois representations

  • Bloch-Kato conjecture

  • Paramodular conjecture

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For current courses please see the School of Mathematics webpage.

Education and experience

  • 2010 to present – Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, the University of Sheffield, School of Mathematics and Statistics.

  • 2008–2010 – College Lecturer and Assistant Director of Studies, Queens' College.

  • 2005–2008 – Research Fellow, Queens' College, University of Cambridge, UK.

  • 2005–2006 – Postdoc, Max Planck Institute, Bonn, Germany.

  • 2000–2005 – PhD University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, advisor: Chris Skinner.

  • 1999–2000 – Certificate of Advanced Study (Part III), Queens' College, University of Cambridge, UK.

  • 1996–1999 – BA(Hons)/MA Mathematics, Queens' College, University of Cambridge, UK.

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