Josh Pollitz

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Office: 314 Avery Hall
jpollitz2 [at]

General Info

I am a graduate student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. I am going to start my fifth year in the Fall. My research interests are primarily in the homological aspects of commutative algebra. My advisors are Lucho Avramov and Mark Walker. You can find my CV here.

Publications, Preprints and Notes

Here is a list of my papers and preprints:
  1. "Koszul Support Varieties" (in preparation).


I have been co-organizing, with Nicholas Packauskas, the commutative algebra reading seminar at UNL (CARS) since 2016.

I helped (and will help) co-organize KUMUNUjr 2017 and 2018.

At UNL, I have been an instructor of record for the following classes. The number of asterisks (*) indicate the number of sections of this course I have taught. Additionally, I was a recitation TA for math 106 calculus 1.

I have also been involved with some curriculum development at UNL.
Miscellaneous Websites

Here are some websites that I frequent: