## News - Press Releases

- Feb-16
- 5

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce the appointment of James Colliander as Director of PIMS for a five-year period, starting on July 1, 2016. more››

- Jan-16
- 28

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to welcome Dr. Cristian Rios as the new PIMS site director at the University of Calgary. His term began on January 1, 2016. more››

- Jan-16
- 20

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to welcome back Dr. Chris Soteros as the site director at PIMS’ University of Saskatchewan site. She first served as interim site director in 2012, and her current term began on November 1, 2015. more››

- Jan-16
- 11

The winner of the 2015 UBC Mathematics and Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Faculty Award is Professor Rachel Ollivier (Department of Mathematics, UBC). more››

- Jan-16
- 8

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is now accepting nominations for the 2016 PIMS Education Prize. more››

- Jan-16
- 4

Dr. Nassif Ghoussoub is appointed to the Order of Canada, one of this country’s highest civilian honours more››

- Dec-15
- 7

The winner of the 2016 CRM - Fields - PIMS Prize is Professor Daniel Wise (McGill University). more››

- Nov-15
- 17

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences are pleased to announce the 2016 competition for the CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics. more››

- Oct-15
- 23

Dr. David Leeming, PIMS’ Education Coordinator at the University of Victoria, has been chosen to receive the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer’s (BCCAT) Franklin Gelin Lifetime Achievement Award more››

- Aug-15
- 25

Nominations are now open for the 2015 UBC Mathematics and Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Faculty Award. more››

- Aug-15
- 4

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) are calling for applications from French researchers to spend the academic year 2016-17 at one of PIMS' member universities and to participate in PIMS' research activities. more››

- Jul-15
- 30

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invites nominations of outstanding young researchers in the mathematical sciences for Postdoctoral Fellowships for the year 2016-2017. more››

- Jun-15
- 23

Dr. Nassif Ghoussoub received the honorary degree of DSc at UVic's convocation ceremonies on June 12, 2015. more››

- Jun-15
- 11

The Centre de recherches mathématiques (CRM), the Fields Institute, and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invite nominations for the joint CRM-Fields-PIMS prize, awarded in recognition of exceptional research achievement in the mathematical sciences. more››

- May-15
- 27

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce that the University of Manitoba has joined the PIMS consortium as a full member. more››

- May-15
- 13

PIMS invites proposals that meet the goals of the newly funded Institutes' Innovation Platform, to increase the use of mathematics and statistics in industrial research and development in Canada. more››

- May-15
- 7

Applications are invited for the position of **DIRECTOR** of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS). more››

- Apr-15
- 27

PIMS is currently welcoming applications for support of conferences, workshops, summer schools, Distinguished Visitors, Focus Periods, Collaborative Research Groups and related activities in the mathematical sciences, to occur after April 1, 2016.

more››- Apr-15
- 16

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Vakhtang Putkaradze has been appointed site director at the University of Alberta. His three-year term will begin on July 1, 2015. more››

- Apr-15
- 16

PIMS is delighted to announce that Dragos Hrimiuc, Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Alberta, has been selected as the winner of the 2015 PIMS Education Prize more››