Monica Vazirani
UC Davis ADVANCE Policy and Practices Review Initiative Committee Member, Associate Professor of Mathematics

Monica Vazirani is Professor of Mathematics at UC Davis.Vazirani studies combinational representation theory and her area of expertise is the representation theory of Hecke algebras and Khovanov-Lauda-Rouquier (KLR) algebras. She studies KLR irreducible representations, which are the most basic objects whose symmetries are encoded in these algebras. Vazirani received her Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 1999.