Victor Ginsburg

I am a second-year math Ph.D. student at UC Berkeley advised by Shirshendu Ganguly and Svetlana Jitomirskaya. Previously I was an undergraduate at Penn State. I am supported by an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

My CV is here (updated December 18, 2023).

Email: [firstname] [at] math [dot] berkeley [dot] edu
Office: Evans Hall, Room 941


  • Pinning, diffusive fluctuations, and Gaussian limits for half-space directed polymer models. Preprint. arXiv:2312.11439.
  • On maps preserving Lie products equal to a rank-one nilpotent. With Hayden Julius and Ricardo Velasquez. (2020). doi:10.1016/j.laa.2020.02.007 .


I have served as a GSI (teaching assistant) for the following courses at UC Berkeley:

Spring 2023: Math 54 (Linear Algebra and Differential Equations) with John Lott.

Fall 2022: Math 54 (Linear Algebra and Differential Equations) with Vera Serganova.

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