Huai-Dong Cao


B.A.   Tsinghua University (Beijing), 1981
    M.A.  Princeton University, 1983
    Ph.D. Princeton University, 1986

Academic Appointments

    August 2003 - Present
    A. Everett Pitcher Professor, Lehigh University

    January 2002 - June 2003
    Associate Director, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) at UCLA

    September 1999 - August 2004
    Professor, Texas A&M University

    September 1993 - August 1999
    Associate Professor, Texas A&M University

    September 1992 - August 1993
    Member, Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton

    September 1987 - August 1992
    Ritt Assistant Professor, Columbia University

    September 1986 - August 1987
    Member, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), Berkeley

Editorial Board and Selected Other Professional Service

    Managing  Editor, Journal of Differential Geometry, 2003 - Present
    Member, Scientific Advisory Board of the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the
                   Sciences in Leipzig, Germany, 2011-2016.
    Member, International Advisory Committee of Mathematical Sciences Center,
                   Tsinghua University (Beijing), China, 2009-present.
    S.-T. Yau College Student Mathematics Contest: Member of Geometry and Topology Subcommittee, 2010-present.
    S.-T. Yau High School Mathematics Award: Adjudication Panel Member (2011)
    Member, Board of Trustees of IPAM (ex-officio), 2002-03
    Member, Scientific Advisory Board of IPAM (ex-offcio), 2002-03

Visiting Positions
    July 1998
    Visiting Professor, Center for Advanced Study, Tsinghua University (Beijing), China

    September 1999 - December 1999
    Visiting Professor, MIT

    January  2000 - May 2000
    Visiting Scholar,  Harvard Unviersity

    February 2001 - June 2001
    Visiting Member, Isaac Newton Institute, University of Cambridge, UK

    July 2001
    Visiting Member, Max-Planck Institute,  Leipzig, Germany
    August 2001
    Visiting Member, IHES, France

    June 2003 - July 2003
    Visiting Professor, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    May 2005 - June 2005
    Visiting Professor, University of  Pisa, Italy
    Fall 2005
    Visiting Chair Professor, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

    July 2009
    Visiting Professor, University of Provence, Marseille, France

    October-December, 2010
    Visiting Professor, Mathematical Sciences Center, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Awards and Fellowships


Invited Talks at Conferences and Workshops (2001- )