Mumtaz Hussain

Mathematician

Work and Education

Senior Lecturer, La Trobe University, Australia

October 2019 to date

I am a Senior Lecturer of mathematics and statistics at La Trobe University on a permanent position.

Lecturer, La Trobe University, Australia

2017- 2019

I was a lecturer of mathematics and statistics at La Trobe University (Bendigo Campus) on a permanent position.

Research Fellow, Brandeis University (Massachusetts, USA)

2016 - 2017

I was an Endeavour Research Fellow at Brandeis University under the guidance of Prof. Dmitry Kleinbock

Lecturer, The University of Newcastle, Australia

2015 - 2016

I was a lecturer of mathematics at the University of Newcastle.

Associate Lecturer, the University of Newcastle, Australia

2014 - 2015

I was the Associate Lecturer of mathematics at the University of Newcastle. The research part (50%) of this position was under the guidance of Associate Professor Michael Coons.

Research Associate, The University of Newcastle, Australia

2013 - 2014

I was a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Newcastle under the guidance of Prof. Wadim Zudilin.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Aarhus University, Denmark

2012 - 2013

I was a postdoctoral research fellow at Aarhus University Denmark under the guidance of Associate Professor Simon Kristensen.

Honorary Research Fellow, La Trobe University, Australia

2010 - 2012

My first point of contact with La Trobe University (Melbourne Campus) was as an Honorary Research Fellow. During this time I was the main caregiver to my infant daughter as my wife was a full time PhD student. I took some casual lecturing and tutoring.

PhD The University of York, United Kingdom

2006 - 2010

I worked for my PhD under the supervision of Professor Sanju Velani. The title of my dissertation was "Metric Diophantine approximation: the absolute value theory".

MPhil Quaid-i-Azam University, Pakistan

2002 - 2004

I completed my Master of Philosophy in Mathematics from Quaid-i-Azam University Pakistan. As a part of this degree I wrote a thesis on "Nearrings characterised by the properties of their fuzzy ideals" under the supervision of Prof. Muhammad Shabir Bhatti.

MSc The University of the Punjab, Pakistan

1999 - 2001

I completed master of science in mathematics from the Government College of Science (Lahore) which is an affiliated college with the University of the Punjab,