Susan J. Sierra


I am Professor and Personal Chair of Noncommutative Algebra in the School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh, where I am a member of the Hodge Institute and the algebra group.

My research is on noncommutative ring theory, algebraic geometry, and their interactions. For more information about me, see:

I am an editor for Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society. Instructions for contributors.

Some general advice for maths Ph.D. students.

Slides for the October 2014 meeting for Edinburgh University students: "Women Maths Students: Is There a Ph.D. in Your Future?"

A page of links relating to the quaternions.

School of Mathematics
University of Edinburgh
James Clerk Maxwell Building
Peter Guthrie Tait Road
United Kingdom
s.sierra "at"

(+44) 131 650 5070 (phone)

(+44) 131 650 6553 (fax)

Last updated 1 August 2022