## Tom Wright's Job-Related Materials

Take a look below at my application materials, papers, teaching
evaluations, and some blog posts I made:

**Application Documents**

CV

Teaching statement

Research statement

__RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS__

**Papers**

Thesis:

On The
Convergence of
Singular Series for a Pair of Quadratic Forms

Published Mathematics Articles:

On
Cantor's First Uncountability Proof, Pick's Theorem, and the
Irrationality of the Golden Ratio (joint with Mike Krebs),
Appears in Amer. Math. Monthly, Volume 117, Issue 7 (2010),
633-637.

The Impossibility of Certain Types of Carmichael
Numbers Appears in INTEGERS 12 (2012), A31, 1-13.

Non-Math Articles:

If I
Could Do it Over, Appeared on Inside Higher Ed (insidehighered.com),
October 27, 2010 (it's a slightly edited version of the "What not to do
in a job search" blog post referenced below)

Just
One Question, Appeared on Inside Higher Ed (insidehighered.com),
February 9, 2011 (a reprint of the "Why Do You Want To
Work Here" blog post)

The
Money Round, Appeared on Inside Higher Ed (insidehighered.com), May
2, 2011

Refereed Papers:

On the
Connection Between Igusa Local Zeta Functions and Generalized
Exponential Sums (revised and resubmitted to the Proceedings of the
AMS)

Other Papers:

Adelic
Singular Series and the Goldbach Conjecture

The Brauer-Manin
Obstruction and Cyclic Algebras (submitted)

An Elementary
Approach To Euler's Concordant
Forms (submitted)

On The
Convergence of
Singular Series for a Pair of Quadratic Forms (short expository
version, submitted)

Non-technical:

A
Friendly Introduction to My Thesis (a simplified, possibly even
humorous (?) exposition of my thesis for the layperson).

A Friendly
Introduction to the Riemann Hypothesis (in case you were curious)

Transcriptions:

Notes from
Takashi Ono's Lectures
on Waring's Problem and the
Hardy Littlewood Method

**Slides**

Prime Gaps and the Adeles

Convergence
of
Singular Series for a Pair of
Quadratic Forms

__TEACHING__

**Professor Evaluations**

Spring 2010, Calculus 1 and Number
Theory

Fall 2009, Number Theory

**TA Evaluations**

Fall 2008, section 1

Fall 2008, section 2

Spring 2008

Fall 2007

Fall 2004-Spring 2007

**Awards**

- Mathematics Excellence in Teaching Award, May 2009

- Finalist for Teaching Assistant of the Year, Johns Hopkins University,
March 2008

- William Kelso Morrill Award for Excellence in Mathematics Teaching,
May
2006

**My posts on the AMS Grad Student Blog:**

Advice for a beginning
TA

Finding an
advisor

What not to do in a
job search

What not to do in a
job search (Joint Meetings edition)

The "Why do you want
to work here?" question

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