School of Mathematical Sciences

Dr Alex Fink


Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics / Director of UG Admissions

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 5520
Room Number: Queens’ Building, Room: W306
Office Hours: Tuesday 11.30am – 12.30pm, during term time and in May until the MTH4104 exam. Or by email appointment.


Alex Fink is Senior Lecturer 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.