Richard Paul Horja is a Senior Research Associate at the University of Miami since 2020. He obtained his PhD degree from Duke University under the supervision of David R. Morrison. His PhD Thesis is: “Hypergeometric Functions and Mirror Symmetry in Toric Varieties”
He has held research positions as a postdoctoral fellow in Max–Planck–Institut Für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences, Toronto, Canada, University of Vienna, Austria, University of Miami, USA.
Algebraic geometry, mirror symmetry and interactions with mathematical physics, and in particular with string theory.