Bridget Tenner earned her AB and AM degrees from Harvard University in
2002, and her PhD in Mathematics from MIT in 2006 under the direction of
Richard Stanley. She joined the faculty at DePaul University in 2007.
Bridget's research is in combinatorics, with particular interests in algebraic, enumerative, and topological questions. Selected publications:
- Reduced decompositions and permutation patterns
J. Algebraic Combin. 24 (2006), no. 3, 263-284.
- Pattern avoidance and the Bruhat order
J. Combin. Theory Ser. A 114 (2007), no. 5, 888-905.
- Homotopy type of the Boolean complex of a Coxeter system
Adv. Math. 222 (2009), no. 2, 409-430 (with Kári Ragnarsson).
- A combinatorial proof of symmetry among minimal star factorizations
Discrete Math. 312 (2012), no. 16, 2482-2490.
- Mesh patterns with superfluous mesh
Adv. in Appl. Math. 51 (2013), no. 5, 606-618.