Curriculum Vitae Jacob Pieter Murre

Born:18 september 1929, Baarland (Zeeland)
Nationality:Dutch
Family status:married, 2 children
Address (work):Mathematisch Institute, Leiden University
Niels Bohrweg 1, 2333 CA, Leiden, The Netherlands
Postal address:University of Leiden, Department of Mathematics.
P.O. Box 9512, 2300 RA, Leiden,The Netherlands.
Education:Ph.D. mathematics, University of Leiden, 1957
Thesis advisor:Prof. Dr. H.D.Kloosterman
Title thesis(dutch):Over multipliciteiten van maximal samenhangende bossen.
Research interests:Algebraic and Arithmetic Geometry.

Career

Assistant mathematics, University Leiden1951-1954
Fellowship University of Chicago1954-1956
Staff member mathematics, University Leiden1956-1959
Associate Professor ("Lector"), University Leiden1959-1961
Fellowship Institut des Hautes Etudes (IHES), Bures-sur-Yvette1962
Full Professor University Leiden1961-1994
Emeritus Professor1994

Visiting Professorships (3 months or more)

Tata Institute of Fundamental Reseach (TIFR), Bombay1964-65
University of Cambridge1973
University of Chicago1986
California Institute of Technology1994
University of Münster1995
University of Oklahoma1995

Memberships and honors

Member Royal Dutch Academy of Science (KNAW)1971
Foreign Member Accademia Delle Scienze di Torino2004
Silver Medal Unione Matematica Italiana2000
Doctor Honoris Causa Universita di Torino2002