School of Mathematical Sciences

Dr Alex Fink


Reader in Pure Mathematics, Director of Postgraduate Research Studies

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 5520
Room Number: Mathematical Sciences Building, Room: MB-312
Office Hours: Wednesdays at 12:00. Please email for an appointment at other times.


Alex Fink is Reader in Pure Mathematics in the School of Mathematical Sciences. He has interests in combinatorics, algebra and geometry, especially matroid theory and tropical geometry.

Dr Fink holds a PhD from UC Berkeley, and prior to this post has been a postdoctoral researcher at North Carolina State University. His research has been supported by EPSRC. He serves on the editorial board of Theoretical Computer Science A, and was joint chair of the programme committee of Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics 2017.