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Celebratio Mathematica

R H Bing

Topology

Curriculum vitae

Education

1935B.S.
South­w­est Texas State Uni­versity
1938M.Ed.
The Uni­versity of Texas, Aus­tin
1945Ph.D.
The Uni­versity of Texas, Aus­tin

Employment

1943–1947In­struct­or, As­sist­ant Pro­fess­or
The Uni­versity of Texas, Aus­tin
1947–1973 As­sist­ant Pro­fess­or, As­so­ci­ate Pro­fess­or, Pro­fess­or
The Uni­versity of Wis­con­sin, Madis­on
1949–1950Vis­it­ing Fac­ulty Mem­ber
The Uni­versity of Vir­gin­ia
1957–1958Vis­it­ing Mem­ber
The In­sti­tute for Ad­vanced Study
1958–1960Chair­man, Math­em­at­ics De­part­ment
The Uni­versity of Wis­con­sin, Madis­on
1962–1963Vis­it­ing Mem­ber
The In­sti­tute for Ad­vanced Study
1967Vis­it­ing Mem­ber
The In­sti­tute for Ad­vanced Study
1973–1985Pro­fess­or
The Uni­versity of Texas, Aus­tin
1975–1977Chair­man, De­part­ment of Math­em­at­ics
The Uni­versity of Texas, Aus­tin

Awards and service

1952–1954Coun­cil
Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety
1952–1953Chair­man, Wis­con­sin Sec­tion
Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica
1952–1953Vis­it­ing Lec­turer
Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica
1955Dir­ect­or
Sum­mer In­sti­tute on Set-The­or­et­ic To­po­logy
1958–1960Coun­cil
Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety
1961Hendrik Lec­turer
Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica
1961–1962Vis­it­ing Lec­turer
Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica
1963–1964Pres­id­ent
Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica
1965–1986Mem­ber
Na­tion­al Academy of Sci­ences
1966U.S. Del­eg­ate
In­ter­na­tion­al Math­em­at­ic­al Uni­on
1966–1967Chair­man
Con­fer­ence Board of Math­em­at­ic­al Sci­ences
1966–1967Pres­id­ent's Com­mit­tee
Na­tion­al Medal of Sci­ence
1967–1969Chair­man, Di­vi­sion of Math­em­at­ics
Na­tion­al Re­search Coun­cil
1968–1975Mem­ber
Na­tion­al Sci­ence Board
1970Col­loqui­um Lec­turer
Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety
1970–1973Chair­man, Math­em­at­ics Sec­tion
Na­tion­al Academy of Sci­ences
1974Dis­tin­guished Ser­vice to Math­em­at­ics Award
(Math­em­at­ic­al As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica)
1974–1976Pres­id­ent's Com­mit­tee
Na­tion­al Medal of Sci­ence
1977–1978Pres­id­ent
Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety
1977–1980Coun­cil
Na­tion­al Academy of Sci­ences
1977–1980Gov­ern­ing Board
Na­tion­al Re­search Coun­cil
1978U.S. Del­eg­ate
In­ter­na­tion­al Math­em­at­ic­al Uni­on