Born on 17 August 1958 in Manlleu (Catalonia). Fulbright Fellow at Univ. of California, Berkeley, 1985-87. PhD in Logic and the Methodology of Science, UC Berkeley, 1991. Postdoctoral researcher, UC Berkeley, 1991-92. Associate Professor at several Catalonian universities, 1992-2001. ICREA Research Professor at Univ. of Barcelona, since 2001. Invited researcher at UC Berkeley, Kobe Univ., National Univ. of Singapore, Kurt Gödel Research Center (Vienna), Univ. Paris VII, CalTech, Mittag-Leffler Institut, Hebrew Univ., Harvard Univ., etc. First President of the European Set Theory Society, 2007-11; ICREA Director’s Scientific Advisor, since 2005; Chairman of the INFTY ESF-Research Networking Programme, 2009-14; Simons Foundation Fellow at Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, UK, Aug. to Dec. 2015. Director of the Barcelona research group on set theory (BCNSETS) and PI of the UB-based Group in Logic.


Recent and upcoming talks by Joan Bagaria

INFTY Final Conference, March 4-7 2014

The INFTY Final Conference marks the conclusion of the European Science Foundation Research Networking Programme INFTY – New frontiers of infinity: mathematical, philosophical, and computational prospects. The INFTY network is devoted to the study of a wide range of aspects of Infinity. continue reading…

Mathematical Logic and General Topology, September 5-8, 2012

50 Years of Seminar for Analysis and Foundations of Mathematics, Novi Sad led by Academician Bogoljub Stanković Mathematical Logic and General Topology Invited lectures Joan Bagaria (ICREA, University of Barcelona, Spain) Natasha Dobrinen (University of Denver, USA) Mirna Džamonja (University of East Anglia, UK) Sy Friedman (tentative) (Kurt Gödel Research Center for Mathematical Logic, University of Vienna, Austria) István Juhász (Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary) Jordi López-Abad (Université Denis-Diderot Paris 7, France) Predrag Tanović (Mathematical Institute of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Belgrade, Serbia) continue reading…

Amsterdam workshop in set theory, February 10th and 11th, 2012

Amsterdam workshop in set theory February 10th and 11th, 2012 On Friday February 10th 2012, Yurii Khomskii will publicly defend his PhD thesis in Amsterdam. Following the defense, we shall hold a set theory workshop where the members of the committee, local set theorists and some additional guests will give talks. continue reading…