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General Information
Full Name  Pat Lank 
Date of Birth  October 7th 1993 
Education
 2026
PhD
University of South Carolina
 Advised by Matthew Ballard
 2019
M.Sc.
University of New Mexico
 Advised by Alexandru Buium
 2017
B.Sc.
University of Massachusetts in Lowell
Academic employment

Graduate Teaching Assistant
University of New Mexico
 MATH 321, 322, 327  Linear Algebra, Modern Algebra, and Discrete Structures, Spring 2019
 MATH 321  Linear Algebra W/ Applications, Fall 2019
 Math 319, 521  Number theory, Abstract Algebra II, Spring 2020

Instructor of record
University of New Mexico
 MATH 121  College Algebra, University of New Mexico, Fall 2017
 MATH 101, 102, 103  Intermediate Algebra Part I, II, III, Fall 2018
 MATH 180  Calculus I, Summer 2020

Instructor of record
University of South Carolina
 MATH 122  Business Calculus, Spring 2021
 MATH 241  Calculus III, Summer 2021
 MATH 115  Precalculus, Fall 2021
 MATH 111  Basic College Mathematics, Fall 2021 (Overload)
 MATH 122  Business Calculus, Spring 2022
 MATH 241  Calculus III, Summer 2022
 MATH 111  Basic College Mathematics, Fall 2022
Organizational work

University of South Carolina
 Coorganizer for Graduate Student Seminar, Spring 2021
 Organizer for Graduate Student Seminar, Fall 2021
 Organizer for Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, Fall 2021 to present
 Organizer for Graduate Colloquium, Fall 2022 to Spring 2023
Talks

Invited
 On A Geometric Connection Of The Beal Conjecture & Arithmetic Topology, MAA Northeast Spring Section Meeting in June, 2016 at University of New England, ME
 On An Algebraic Geometric Connection Of The Beal Conjecture, Women in Mathematics in New England (WIMIN 2016) at Smith College, MA in September 2016
 Higher Weakly Enriched Categories, Algebra & Geometry Seminar November and December, 2018, University of New Mexico
 Algebraic PsuedoRiemannian Geometry, Algebra & Geometry Seminar November 2019, University of New Mexico
 Riemannian Curvature For Schemes, University of South Carolina, October 2020
 Line Bundlevalued Quadratic Forms, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry Number Theory Seminar, March 2021
 Generation of derived categories in prime characteristic, Algebraic Geometry & Singularity theory workshop, University of Washington, June 2022
 Generation of derived categories in prime characteristic, Algebraic Geometry seminar, University of Utah, September 2022

Expository
 Characters of Induced Representations in Characteristic Zero, University of South Carolina, Representation Theory Seminar, June 2021
 Classification of irreducible representation for rigid motions, University of South Carolina, Representation Theory Seminar, July 2021
 Techniques in prime characteristic, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, October 2021
 Regularity in prime characteristic via Kunz, Commutative Algebra Regional Expository Seminar, October 2021
 Singularity categories in birational geometry, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, October 2021
 thick varieties A Survey, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, February 2022
 Generation in derived categories, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, March 2022
 Generation and dimension for derived categories, Commutative Algebra Regional Expository Seminar, April 2022
 Dimension for derived categories, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, April 2022
 Differentiability, University of South Carolina, Lie Groups Seminar, Summer 2022
 Affine quotients and stability, University of South Carolina, Algebraic Geometry & Commutative Algebra Seminar, Fall 2022
 TBA, Graduate Colloquium, University of South Carolina, Fall 2022