Research interests:
 Nonassociative algebra
 Metrized commutative algebras
 Leftsymmetric algebras (also known as preLie or Vinbeg algebras)
 Deformation quantization

Geometric structures
 Flat real projective structures
 Parabolic geometries
 Geometric structures supported on symplectic and contact manifolds
 Symplectic connections

Geometric analysis
 Affine differential geometry of hypersurfaces
 Partial differential equations of MongeAmpere type
Education:
Ph.D. (Mathematics)  University of Washington  2003  
(Thesis advisor: Robin Graham )  
M. Sc. (Mathematics)  University of Washington  2001  
A.B. magna cum laude (Mathematics)  Harvard University  1996 