< Biographical sketch >Suncica Canic
Cullen Distinguished Professor
Department of Mathematics
622 PGH Building
University of Houston
Houston, Texas 77204-3476
Phone: (713) 743-3466
Fax: (713) 743-3505
University of Zagreb, Croatia, BA, 1984
University of Zagreb, Croatia, MA, 1986
State University of New York at Stony Brook, PhD, 1992
2015-2020, Member of the IMA Board of Governors (Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis)
2017-2018, Member of the 2018 SIAM Annual Meeting Organizing Committee
2017-2018, Member of the SIAM Fellows Canvassing Committee
2015-2018, Editor of the AMS Proceedings of Symposia in Applied Mathematics
Fall 2016, Visiting Professor, ICME Stanford University (Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering)
2015, Member of Prize Selection Committee for AWM
2015, Member of SIAM Reed Prize Selection Committee
2015, Member of Selection Committee for 2015 IMA Prize in Applied Mathematics and Applications
2014, Visiting Fellow at Cambridge University (Newton Institute), UK
2014-2016, Member of Selection Committee for SIAM Fellows
2008-present, Cullen Distinguished Professor, University of Houston
2008-2014, Director, Center for Mathematical Sciences, Houston
2011-2015, Appointed Member of College of CSR Reviewers at NIH (Center for Scientific Review)
2013-2015, Program Director for the SIAM Analysis of PDEs Activity Group
2013-present, Associate Editor for SIAM J Numerical Analysis
2005-2006, Visiting Scientist, Texas Heart Institute (Peripheral Vascular Research)
2003-2008, Full Professor of Mathematics, University of Houston
2003 Aug./Sep., Invited Visiting Professor, University of Lyon1, France
1998-2003, Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Houston
2001 May, Invited Visiting Professor, University of Lyon1, France
1998-1999, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Iowa State University
1992-1998, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Iowa State University
1997-1997, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, SUNY Stony Brook
1996-1996, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Houston
1993-1993, Fields Institute Fellow, The Fields Institute, Waterloo, Canada
1992-1992, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Houston
1989-1992, Research Assistant, SUNY Stony Brook
Plenary Speaker at the 11th American Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Annual Conference in honor of Prof. Peter Lax, July 1-5, 2016.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Fellow, Class of 2014.
Public Rockwell Lecture at the University of Iowa, October 3, 2012.
Congressional Briefing, US Congress, Washington DC, December 2011. Invited by AMS to present a Congressional Briefing. Title: ``Mathematics: Leading the way for new options in the treatment of coronary artery disease."
Coalition for National Science Funding: Singled out to Represent AMS (American Mathematical Society) research at the Research Exibition, US Congress, Capitol Hill, 6/26/2008.
National Science Foundation, Mathematical and Physical Sciences Distinguished Lecture ``Mathematics and Cardiology: Partners for the Future" 9/17/2007.
US Congressional Recognition ``Top Women in Technology" 2006.
Association for Women in Computing: Winner of the Top Woman In Technology Award 2005.
University of Houston Research and Scholarship Award 2001 (Associate Prof.)
Member: Board of Governors of IMA (Minneapolis), 2014-2017, 2017-2020.
Service on AWM Nominations Committee, 2016-2017
Member of Selection Committee for SIAM Fellows: 2015-2016.
Member of Selection Committee for W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize in Mathematics: 2015-2019.
Director of Programs, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) APDE Activity Group (2013-2015).
Invited member of NIH's College of CSR (Center for Scientific Review) Reviewers (by invitation only). Since 2010.
Member of the Committee of the AMS (American Mathematical Society) National Meetings; Since 2009.
Editor for the SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis (2013-present);
Editor for the Proceedings of the AMS since 1997;
Editor for Glasnik Matematicki;
Editor for Networks and Heterogeneous media
Editor for Journal of Inequalities
Editor for Frontiers in Computational Physiology and Medicine
Member of Scientific Committee for HYP2006 Bi-annual International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems (to be held in Lyon, FR)
Organizer of a Session on Cardiovascular Flows at the Houston Society for Engineering in Medicine and Biology Annual Meeting 2005.
Organizer (co-organizer) of numerous SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) conference minisymposia;
Organizer of several American Mathematical Society special sessions;
Organizer of a Symposium for the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences (AAAS)
Co-organizer of the conference in honor of Olga Oleinik at Iowa State University 1997;
Mentor for AWM Princeton 1995;