CURRICULUM VITAE SAEED NASSEH September 14, 2017 Contact Information Office: Department of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 30460, U.S.A. Email:
[email protected] URL: http://cosm.georgiasouthern.edu/math/saeed.nasseh Research Interests Commutative Algebra, Homological Algebra Education 1 BS  Sharif University of Technology, Iran, 2001 MS  University of Tehran, Iran, 2003; Siamak Yassemi, advisor PhD  North Dakota State University, USA, 2013; Sean SatherWagstaff, advisor Employment 2004–2005 2005–2007 2006–2008 2010–2013 2013–2014 2014–Present 
Student Researcher, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Iran Graduate Student Instructor, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran Student Researcher, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Iran Teaching Fellow/Teaching Assistant, North Dakota State University Postdoctoral Fellow, University of NebraskaLincoln; Luchezar L. Avramov, mentor Assistant Professor (tenuretrack), Georgia Southern University
Visits 2007 2009 2012 2013 
Okayama University (Japan), July 1–December 31; Yuji Yoshino, mentor Tokai University (Japan), invited by Junzo Watanabe, July 21–August 3 University of KansasLawrence, invited by Hailong Dao, June 4–8 Mathematical Science Research Institute (MSRI), Workshop on Representation Theory, Homological Algebra, and Free Resolutions, Berkeley, invited by organizers, February 11–17  University of MissouriColumbia, invited by Olgur Celikbas, March 6–9 2016  Clemson University, invited by Sean SatherWagstaff, March 14–18 and November 18–22 2017  Clemson University, invited by Sean SatherWagstaff, May 6–8 and July 10–14 Awards, Fellowships, and External Fundings 2011  North Dakota State University Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, $18000  North Dakota State University Dept of Math Graduate Student Research Award 2013  North Dakota State Univ College of Science and Math Graduate Student Research Award 2016  Team application (with Colton Magnant and Teresa Flateby) funded by NIOLA for Assignment Design Charrette, New Orleans, February 20, Funded trip and honorarium 2017  Summer Travel Award funded by Faculty Development Committee, Georgia Southern Univ Refereed Research Publications  Appeared and to Appear 1. On Extindices of ring extensions, with Yuji Yoshino, Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, 213 (2009), no. 7, 1216–1223. 2 2. Characterization of modules of finite projective dimension via Frobenius functors, with Massoud Tousi and Siamak Yassemi, Manuscripta Mathematica, 130 (2009), no. 4, 425–431. 1Defended a PhD dissertation at Shahid Beheshti University, Iran, 2003–2009; Massoud Tousi, advisor 2This paper was on the list “Top 25 Hottest Articles” for this journal JanuaryMarch 2009
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3. Liftings and quasiliftings of DG modules, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Journal of Algebra, 373 (2013), 162–182. 3 4. A note on symmetry in the vanishing of Ext, with Massoud Tousi, Rocky Mountain Journal of Mathematics, 43 (2013), no. 1, 329–341. 5. Cohen factorizations: weak functoriality and applications, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, 219 (2015), no. 3, 622–645. 4 6. On the Generalized AuslanderReiten Conjecture under certain ring extensions, Canadian Mathematical Bulletin, 58 (2015), no. 1, 134–143. 7. Contracting endomorphisms and dualizing complexes, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Czechoslovak Mathematical Journal, 65 (2015), no. 3, 837–865. 8. Extension groups for DG modules, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Communications in Algebra, 45 (2017), no. 10, 4466–4476. 9. Vanishing of Ext and Tor over fiber products, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, 145 (2017), no. 11, 4661–4674. 10. Geometric aspects of representation theory for DG algebras: answering a question of Vasconcelos, with Sean SatherWagstaff, Journal of the London Mathematical Society, 96 (2017), no. 1, 271–292. 5 11. Determinants of incidence and Hessian matrices arising from the vector space lattice, with Alexandra Seceleanu and Junzo Watanabe, Journal of Commutative Algebra, to appear. 12. Structure of irreducible homomorphisms to/from free modules, with Ryo Takahashi, Algebras and Representation Theory, to appear. Research Articles  Submitted 13. Weak liftings of DG modules, with Yuji Yoshino, available on my homepage. 14. Local rings with quasidecomposable maximal ideal, with Ryo Takahashi, arXiv:1704.00719. Research Articles  Preprint 15. Homology over trivial extensions of commutative DG algebras, with Luchezar Avramov, Srikanth Iyengar, and Sean SatherWagstaff, arXiv:1508.00748v1. 16. Local rings of embedding codepth at most 3 have only trivial semidualizing complexes, with Sean SatherWagstaff, arXiv:1401.0210. Other Refereed Publications 1. Mathematical writing assignment for deeper understanding and process writing, with Teresa Flateby and Colton Magnant, 2016, available at http://www.assignmentlibrary.org/search (DQP Assignment Library). NonDepartmental Travel Grants 2009  Travel grant from the Department of Mathematics at Tokai University (Japan) to visit their department, July 21–August 03 2011  AMS Graduate Student Travel Grant for attendance at the Fall Western Section Meeting of the AMS at the University of Utah, October 22–23 2012  AMS Graduate Student Travel Grant for attendance at the Spring Central Section Meeting of the AMS at the University of KansasLawrence, March 30–April 1  North Dakota State University College of Science and Mathematics Travel Grant for attendance at KUMUNU jr, University of NebraskaLincoln, April 21–22  Travel grant from the Department of Mathematics at the University of KansasLawrence to visit their department, June 4–8 3This paper was on the list “Top 25 Hottest Articles” for this journal OctoberDecember 2012 4This paper was on the list “Top 25 Hottest Articles” for this journal OctoberDecember 2014 5This paper solved a 38year old problem in homological algebra
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2013  North Dakota State University College of Science and Mathematics Travel Grant for attendance at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego, January 9–12  AMS Graduate Student Travel Grant for attendance at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego, January 9–12  Travel grant from MSRI for attendance at the Workshop: Representation Theory, Homological Algebra, and Free Resolutions, Berkeley, February 11–17  Travel grant from the Department of Mathematics at the University of MissouriColumbia to visit their department, March 6–9  AMS Graduate Student Travel Grant for attendance at the Spring Central Section Meeting of the AMS, Iowa State University, April 27–28  University of NebraskaLincoln College of Arts and Sciences Travel Grant for attendance at the 14th Union College Mathematics Conference, October 18–20 2015  Travel grant from the organizers for attendance at the International Conference in Homological Algebra, University of KentuckyLexington, July 22–24  Travel grant from the organizers for attendance at the Midwest Commutative Algebra Conference, Purdue University, August 3–7 2016  Full travel grant from the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) for attendance at the Assignment Design Charrette, New Orleans, February 20  Travel grant from the organizers for attendance at the Commutative Algebra Conference in honor of Craig Huneke, University of MichiganAnn Arbor, July 7–12 2017  Travel Grant from Sean SatherWagstaff to visit Clemson University, July 10–14 Invited Conference, Seminar, and Workshop Lectures 2007  29th Symposium on Commutative Algebra of Japan, Nagoya University, November 19–22  Lecture at Tokai University, Kanagawa, Japan, December 21 2008  The 5th Seminar on Commutative Algebra and Related Topics, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, December 10–11 2009  Lecture at Tokai University, Kanagawa, Japan, July 27 2011  Spring Central Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, University of Iowa, March 18–20  Fall Central Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Local Commutative Algebra, University of NebraskaLincoln, October 14–16 2012  KUMUNU jr, University of NebraskaLincoln, April 21–22  Three lectures, Homological days, University of KansasLawrence, June 4–6 2013  Joint Mathematics Meetings, AMS Special Session on Homotopy Theory and Commutative Algebra, San Diego, January 9–12  MSRI: Workshop on Representation Theory, Homological Algebra, and Free Resolutions, Berkeley, February 11–17  Algebra Seminar, Department of Mathematics, University of MissouriColumbia, March 8  Spring Central Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Commutative Algebra and its Environs, Iowa State University, April 27–28  Fall Southeastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Recent Advances on Commutative Algebra and Its Applications, University of Louisville, October 5–6  The 14th Union College Mathematics Conference, Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, October 18–20 2014  Spring Central Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Homological Methods in Algebra, Texas Tech University, April 11–13 2015  International Conference in Homological Algebra, Univ. of KentuckyLexington, July 22–24  Fall Western Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra, California State UniversityFullerton, October 24–25
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2016  Spring Southeastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Commutative Algebra, University of GeorgiaAthens, March 5–6  Homological Methods in Algebraic Structures, Georgia Southern University, May 13–14  Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar, Clemson University, November 22 2018  Spring Eastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Homological Commutative Algebra, Northeastern UniversityBoston, April 21–22 Departmental Seminars and Colloquia Given 2010  Department of Mathematics Algebra and Discrete Mathematics Seminar, North Dakota State University, February 23  Department of Mathematics Algebra and Discrete Mathematics Seminar, North Dakota State University, March 2 2011  Department of Mathematics Algebra and Discrete Mathematics Seminar, North Dakota State University, April 26 2013  Mathematics & Computer Science Department, University of WisconsinSuperior, March 11  Department of Mathematics Colloquium, University of NebraskaLincoln, September 13 2014  Dept of Math Commutative Algebra Seminar, University of NebraskaLincoln, February 13  Department of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University, March 2  Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquium, Georgia Southern University, October 3 2015  Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquium, Georgia Southern University, August 28 2017  Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquium, Georgia Southern University, January 13  Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquium, Georgia Southern University, August 25 MS Students Advised 2017 Keller VandeBogert, Georgia Southern University Paper: Fiber products in commutative algebra Current Position: PhD student, Mathematics, University of South CarolinaColumbia Other Graduate Student Mentoring  Mathematics M.S. Supervisory Committee at Georgia Southern University Joshua Ferrerra (2015), Michael Fox (2016), Amelia Ernst (2017) Undergraduate Courses Taught at Shahid Beheshti University  PreCalculus  Calculus I  Ordinary Differential Equations Undergraduate Courses Taught at North Dakota State University  College Algebra (Math 103)  Introduction to Linear Algebra (Math 128)  Basic Linear Algebra (Math 129)  Ordinary Differential Equations (Math 266) Undergraduate Courses Taught at the University of NebraskaLincoln  Analytic Geometry and Calculus III (Math 208)  Introduction to Modern Algebra (Math 310)  Applied Linear Algebra (Matrix Theorey) (Math 314) Graduate and Undergraduate Courses Taught at Georgia Southern University Graduate:  Abstract Algebra II (Math 7431)  Advanced Linear Algebra (Math 7234)  Commutative Algebra (Math 7090  Selected Topics  Reading Course) Undergraduate:  Discrete Mathematics (Math 2130)  Calculus I (Math 1441)
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Calculus II (Math 2242) Calculus III (Math 2243) Modern Algebra I (Math 5333) Intermediate Linear Algebra (Math 5335)
Conferences and AMS Special Sessions Coorganized 2016  Fall Southeastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra, organized with Alina Iacob, North Carolina State Univ, Nov 12–13 2017  Spring Southeastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Commutative Algebra, organized with Beth Kubik and Sean SatherWagstaff, College of Charleston, March 10–12  Fall Southeastern Section Meeting of the AMS, Special Session on Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Geometry and Algebraic Topology, organized with Joseph Brennan and Alina Iacob, University of Central Florida, Orlando, September 23–24 Department, College, and University Services 2010–2013  MathIn Tutor; a day long tutoring session available to all North Dakota State University students at the end of every semester 2014  Graduate Commencement, December 12, Georgia Southern University 2014–2015  Colloquium Committee, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University 2015  Graduate Commencement, December 11, Georgia Southern University 2015–2016  Colloquium Committee, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University  Search Committee, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University 2016–2017  College of Science and Mathematics (COSM) Faculty Senate, Undergraduate Committee Alternate, Georgia Southern University  Course and Curriculum Committee, Dept of Math Sciences, Georgia Southern Univ  Colloquium Committee, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University 2017  Scorekeeper at the 29th Math Tournament, February 25, Georgia Southern University 2017–2018  Course and Curriculum Committee (chair), Department of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University  College of Science and Mathematics (COSM) Faculty Senate Alternate, Georgia Southern University Refereeing and Reviewing Referee  Communications in Algebra (x11), Journal of Algebra and Its Applications (x1), Open Mathematics (x1), American Mathematical Monthly (x1) Reviewer  Mathematical Reviews (x12), Zentralblatt MATH (x2) Memberships American Mathematical Society Professional Development 2010  Professional Development Graduate Seminar, North Dakota State University  First Year Graduate Seminar, North Dakota State University 2014  Orientation to TeachingAssessment for Learning, Georgia Southern University 2015  CT2 Symposium Series (courses took on Folio): Millenial Learners, Multiple Choice Exams, Fair and Efficient Grading, Georgia Southern University  CT2 Symposium: Engaging in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL), Georgia Southern University, February 6  CT2: Publishing Your Work on Teaching and Learning, Georgia Southern University, Mar 6  CT2 Symposium: Writing to LearnActivities for Students in All Disciplines, Georgia Southern University, April 10  Quality Enhancement Plan Summer Retreat, Georgia Southern University, May 12–14  Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR), Georgia Southern University, June 25
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2016  Quality Enhancement Program (QEP) Workshop: Responding to Student Writing, Georgia Southern University, February 19  Assignment Design Charrette, The National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA), New Orleans, February 20