Curriculum Vitae

Benedict H. Gross

Birthdate: June 22, 1950 South Orange, New Jersey


B.A. Harvard University, 1971
M.Sc. Oxford University, 1974
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1978


Assistant Professor, Princeton University, 1978-82
Maitre de Conferences, Universite de Paris VII, 1980
Associate Professor, Brown University, 1982-85
Professor, Harvard University, 1985-1998
George Vasmer Leverett Professor, Harvard University, 1998-
Dean for Undergraduate Education, Harvard University, 2002-03
Dean of Harvard College, 2003-07
Harvard College Professor, 2011 - 2016


AMS Committee on Postdoctoral Fellowships, 1978-82
AMS Committee on Summer Research Conferences, 1981-84
Selection Committee for Sloan Doctoral Fellowships, 1984-1988
Editor: Compositio Mathematica, 1980-1991
Editor: Annales de l'Institute Fourier, 1982-1988
Editor: Annals of Mathematics, 1985-1990
Editor: Journal of the AMS, 1994-2000
Editor: Mathematical Research Letters, 2009-
Editor: Arabian Journal of Mathematics, 2008-
Scientific Advisory Committee, MSRI, 1999-2003
Selection Committee for Sloan Postdoctoral Fellowships, 2003-08
Advisory Board, Berlin Mathematical School, 2009-
Advisory Board, Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics, 2011-
Board of Trustees, Institute for Advanced Study, 2012-


PBK, 1971
Sheldon Travelling Scholarship, 1971-72
Marshall Scholarship, 1972-74
Sloan Fellowship, 1980-83
MacArthur Fellowship, 1986-1991
Cole Prize in Number Theory, AMS, 1987
Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1992
Member of National Academy of Sciences, 2004