Jeff Breeding-Allison

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Address
Mathematics Department
 Maloney Hall, Fifth Floor
Boston College
 Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3806
 USA

E-mail
 breeding ;'at'; bc.edu
CV

Recent pdf version of my CV:

 • CV, updated March 21, 2017

Research Interests

representations of p-adic reductive groups, automorphic forms, modularity

Education

University of Oklahoma
 Ph.D., Mathematics, May 2011
  Thesis: Irreducible non-cuspidal characters of GSp(4,Fq)
   Advisor: Ralf Schmidt
 M.A., Mathematics, July 2008
  B.S., Mathematics, May 2005
   with special distinction

Academic Positions

Boston College, Mathematics Department
 Visiting Assistant Professor, September 2016 - Present

Fordham University, Department of Mathematics
 Peter M. Curran Visiting Assistant Professor, September 2012 - May 2016

Saint Louis University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
 Visiting Assistant Professor, August 2011 - June 2012

University of Oklahoma, Department of Mathematics
 Graduate Assistant, August 2006 - May 2011

Other Positions

American Mathematical Society
 Assistant to the Editor, January 2008 - September 2009

Conferences

AMS Spring 2017 Eastern Sectional Meeting, Hunter College, CUNY
 May 6 - 7, 2017
 • Talk: Depths of representations expressed in terms of conductors
31st Automorphic Forms Workshop, East Tennessee State University
 March 6 - 9, 2017
 • Talk: Saito-Kurokawa and Borcherds liftings
2016 Paul J. Sally, Jr. Midwest Representation Theory Conference, The University of Iowa
 October 14 - 16, 2016
30th Automorphic Forms Workshop, Wake Forest University
 March 7 - 10, 2016
 • Talk: Depth zero representations and dimensions of spaces of modular forms
AMS 2016 Joint Mathematics Meetings, AMS Session on Number Theory I
 January 6 - 10, 2016
 • Talk: Siegel modular forms: Representations, computing spaces, and abelian varieties
AMS Fall 2015 Eastern Sectional Meeting, Rutgers University
 November 14 - 15, 2015
PANTS XXIV, Emory University
 September 12 - 13, 2015
 • Talk: Paramodular forms restricted to Humbert surfaces
40th Anniversary Midwest Representation Theory Conference, The University of Chicago
 September 5 - 7, 2014
Applications of Computer Algebra, Fordham University
 July 9 - 12, 2014
 Local chair
Representations of reductive groups: A conference dedicated to David Vogan on his 60th birthday, MIT
 May 19 - 23, 2014
Texas-Oklahoma Representations and Automorphic forms VI (TORA VI), University of Oklahoma
 March 7 - 9, 2014
 • Talk: Computing spaces of paramodular forms of general level
AMS Fall 2013 Central Sectional Meeting, Special Session on Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory I, Washington University in St. Louis
 October 18 - 20, 2013
 • Talk: Dimension formulas via the Jacquet functor
AMS Fall 2013 Eastern Sectional Meeting, Contributed Paper Session I, Temple University
 October 12 - 13, 2013
 • Talk: Jacquet modules and dimensions of spaces of fixed vectors
The annual workshop on Combinatorial and Additive Number Theory (CANT 2013), CUNY Graduate Center
 May 21 - 24, 2013
 • Talk: The Jacobsthal function and dimensions of spaces of Siegel modular forms
Third Annual Upstate New York Number Theory Conference, Binghamton University
 April 26 - 28, 2013
Automorphic Forms and L-Functions, TU Darmstadt
 March 17 - 19, 2013
Texas-Oklahoma Representations and Automorphic forms III (TORA III), University of Oklahoma
 September 28 - 30, 2012
 • Talk: Paramodular forms, representations and varieties
AMS 2012 Joint Mathematics Meetings, AMS Session on Number Theory, Field Theory, and Polynomials, IV
 January 4 - 7, 2012
 • Talk: Bounds for dimensions of degree 2 newforms
Texas-Oklahoma Representations and Automorphic forms I (TORA I), University of North Texas
 September 17 - 18, 2011
 • Talk: Siegel cusp forms of degree two and dimension formulas
25th Automorphic Forms Workshop, Oregon State University
 March 23 - 26, 2011
 • Talk: Local data for dimensions of Siegel cusp forms
AMS 2011 Joint Mathematics Meetings, AMS Session on Number Theory, III
 January 6 - 9, 2011
 • Talk: The representation theory of GSp(4)
Western Number Theory Conference 2010, Utah Valley University
 December 15 - 18, 2010
 • Talk: Admissible representations and cuspidality
Midwest Number Theory Conference for Graduate Students and Recent PhD's 2010, University of Michigan
 November 13 - 14, 2010
 • Talk: Action of congruence subgroups on admissible non-supercuspidal representations
Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory, University of Oklahoma
 October 2 - 3, 2010
 • Talk: Cuspidality of characters of GSp(4,Fq)
Modular/Geometric Iwasawa Theory and p-adic L-functions, University of California, Los Angeles
 June 14 - 20, 2010
PCMI 2009 Graduate Summer Sessions
 June 28 - July 18, 2009
 Research Theme: Arithmetic of L-functions
AMS 2009 Joint Mathematics Meetings
 January 5 - 8, 2009

Other Talks

 • 2015-02-16: James Madison University: Explicitly Computing Spaces of Paramodular Forms
 • 2013-11-13: Fordham University Math Club: Monsters and moonshine
 • 2013-10-04: CUNY Collaborative Number Theory Seminar: Constructing Siegel modular forms with Borcherds products
 • 2013-04-30: USMA at West Point: Elliptic curves and applications to geometry, number theory, and cryptography
 • 2013-03-27: Fordham University Math Club: Using representation theory to win a Nobel prize
 • 2012-03-08: Southern Illinois University: Paramodular forms, representations, and varieties
 • 2011-09-28: SLU Math/CS Club: Futurama and math
 • 2011-09-15: SLU Algebra Seminar: The passage of modular forms to automorphic representations
 • 2010-11-22: OU Graduate Student Seminar: General Exam Panel (with Sarah Marsh, Thomas Madsen, and Catherine Hall)
 • 2010-09-30: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Siegel cusp forms
 • 2010-03-22: OU Graduate Student Seminar: LaTeX
 • 2010-03-09: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Algebraic Geometry II
 • 2010-03-02: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Algebraic Geometry I
 • 2010-02-17: OU Student Topology and Geometry Seminar: Étale sheaves and étale cohomology II
 • 2010-02-10: OU Student Topology and Geometry Seminar: Étale sheaves and étale cohomology I
 • 2009-12-07: OU Graduate Student Seminar: How to make a webpage (with Thomas Madsen)
 • 2009-10-23: OU Representation Theory Seminar: Iwasawa theory and étale cohomology groups
 • 2009-10-19: OU Graduate Student Seminar: Passing the Qualifiers (with Emre Tokgoz, Rachel Wright)
 • 2009-10-02: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Iwasawa Theory of the Selmer Group II
 • 2009-09-25: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Iwasawa Theory of the Selmer Group I
 • 2009-09-04: OU Representation Theory Seminar: A pre-motivic approach to motivic L-functions II
 • 2009-08-28: OU Representation Theory Seminar: A pre-motivic approach to motivic L-functions I
 • 2009-08-24: OU Graduate Student Seminar: Meet the Graduate Directors, Math Dept Chair, and MGSA (with Noel Brady, Alan Roche, Paul Goodey, and Lee Lerner)
 • 2009-04-30: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Galois Number Fields
 • 2009-01-29: OU Student Algebra Seminar: The Chord-Tangent Group Law for Elliptic Curves
 • 2008-10-31: OU Representation Theory Seminar: The Irreducible Characters of Sp(4) over a Finite Field
 • 2008-09-09: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Artinian K-algebras
 • 2008-04-08: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Representations of GSp(6, R)
 • 2008-03-11: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Lie Superalgebras and the Dirac Operator II
 • 2008-03-04: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Lie Superalgebras and the Dirac Operator I
 • 2008-01-29: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Structure Theory of Semisimple Groups and Linear Connected Reductive Groups
 • 2008-01-22: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Formal Systems: Paradox and Meaning
 • 2007-11-06: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Modular Forms and L-functions
 • 2007-10-08: OU Graduate Student Seminar: Frame Fields and the Frenet Formulas
 • 2007-09-11: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Semisimple Rings and Modules II
 • 2007-09-04: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Semisimple Rings and Modules I
 • 2007-03-09: OU Representation Theory Seminar: Riemann Zeta Function: Special Values
 • 2007-02-20: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Introduction to Category Theory II
 • 2007-02-13: OU Student Algebra Seminar: Introduction to Category Theory I
 • 2007-02-12: OU Graduate Student Seminar: Roots of Unity and Cyclotomic Polynomials
 • 2006-12-07: OU Student Algebra Seminar: First-order Languages and Zermelo-Fränkel Set Theory
 • 2006-12-04: OU Graduate Student Seminar: Model Theory

Teaching

Boston College
  Complex Variables - Fall 2016
  Introduction to Abstract Mathematics - Spring 2017
  Multivariable Calculus - Fall 2016, Spring 2017

Fordham University
  Number Theory - Fall 2014
  Differential Equations - Spring 2014, Spring 2015
  Linear Algebra I - Spring 2014
  Discrete Mathematics - Summer 2013, Summer 2014, Summer 2015
  Mathematical Modeling - Fall 2013
  Multivariate Calculus II - Spring 2016
  Multivariate Calculus II (recitation) - Spring 2013, Fall 2015
  Multivariate Calculus I - Spring 2013, Fall 2015
  Calculus II - Spring 2013
  Calculus I - Fall 2015
  Calculus I (recitation) - Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Fall 2015
  Applied Calculus I - Fall 2012, Spring 2016
  Math for Business: Calculus - Fall 2012, Summer 2015
  Precalculus - Summer 2013, Summer 2014
  Finite Mathematics - Fall 2013, Fall 2014

Saint Louis University
  Differential Equations - Fall 2011
  Introduction to Linear Algebra - Spring 2012
  Calculus II - Spring 2012
  Calculus I - Fall 2011

University of Oklahoma
  Calculus III - Summer 2010
  Calculus II (recitation) - Spring 2010
  Calculus I (recitation) - Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2011
  Precalculus for Business, Life and Social Sciences - Summer 2008
  Elementary Functions/Precalculus and Trigonometry - Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2010
  Intro. to Elementary Functions/College Algebra - Fall 2006, Summer 2007, Fall 2007

Service

Fordham University
  Putnam Team supervisor: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  Math Club faculty advisor: 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016
  Mathematics Placement Exam Committee member: 2014, 2015
  Undergraduate Committee member: 2013
  Fordham University Math Program for Talented Youth (FUMPTY) instructor: Spring 2013

Saint Louis University
SLU Mathematics and Computer Science Club Blogmaster: 2011-2012
  Judge for the 18th Annual Graduate Student Association Research Symposium: April 27, 2012

University of Oklahoma
Mathematics Graduate Students Association
   Co-founder
   President: Fall 2009, Spring 2010
   Vice President: Fall 2008, Spring 2009
Student Algebra Seminar
   Organizer: Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008
College of Arts and Sciences
   Academic Misconduct and Appeals Board Member

Memberships
American Mathematical Society
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics