# Biography

Olga Holtz received her Diploma [1995] in
Applied Mathematics
from Southern Ural State University
in Chelyabinsk, Russia, and her PhD [2000] in
Mathematics
from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
under the guidance of Hans Schneider.

She held a postdoctorate research position [2000-2002]
at the Computer Science Department
of the University of Wisconsin-Madison,
a Humboldt fellowship [2002-2003] at the Institute of Mathematics
of Technical University Berlin,
a Morrey Assistant Professorship [2004-2007] and an Associate Professorship [2007-2010] at the Department of Mathematics of the University of California-Berkeley.

Currently, Holtz is a Professor of Mathematics at the University of California-Berkeley,
a Professor of Applied Mathematics at Technical University Berlin, and a Professor of
Berlin Mathematical
School.

She is a Sofja Kovalevskaja awardee [2006], a member of the Junge Akademie of Germany [2008], and a
European Mathematical Society Prize winner [2008].

## More information

Curriculum vitae (PDF or PS)

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