EDUCATION

1994-1998
Ecole Normale Superieure (Paris, France) : Master of Sciences in Mathematics (1995) and Doctoral Studies
1999
University of Paris-Sud (Orsay, France) : PhD in mathematics, under the supervision of Prof. Fabrice Bethuel
2002 University Paris 6 : "habilitation" to direct research

APPOINTMENTS

1998-1999
Instructor, Ecole Normale Superieure of Cachan (France)
1999-2001 tenured research position at CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique), at ENS Cachan
2001-2003 Assistant Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
2003-2007 Associate Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
2007-2009 Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
2008-2016 Professor, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6
2009-2016
Global distinguished Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU

2016-now Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU

GRANTS AND DISTINCTIONS

2003 Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship
2003 NSF CAREER award
2004 European Mathematical Society Prize
2006 Invited speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians
2007 EURYI (European Young Investigator) award
2012 Plenary speaker at the European Congress of Mathematics
2012 Henri Poincaré prize of the IAMP
2013 Grand prix Mergier-Bourdeix de l'Académie des Sciences (French Academy of Sciences prize)

2014 appointed to the Institut Universitaire de France (junior)