Nick Gurski

Assistant Professor

Yost Hall, Room 341
Office Hours
Tuesday: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Wednesday: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM

Other Information

Classes: MATH 308 - Introduction to Abstract Algebra: MWF 9:30AM - 10:20AM
MATH 401 - Abstract Algebra I: MWF 10:35AM - 11:25AM

Degree: Ph.D.

Education: Ph.D., University of Chicago

Research interests:
Higher categorical algebra, including monoidal structures on 2- and 3-dimensional categories, invertible and dualizable objects in higher categories, and related algebraic structures

Applications of higher categorical algebra to stable homotopy theory and topological quantum field theory

Generalizations of traditional algebra to higher categories including module theory, bialgebra-like structures, homological algebra, and homotopy coherent structures