I am a Science Research Initiative (SRI) Fellow at the University of Utah. I received my PhD in May 2017 from Tulane University under the supervision of Tai Huy Ha. My research interests are in commutative algebra and its interactions with combinatorics and algebraic geometry.
NEWS!! I'll be joining Bryn Mawr College as a TT assistant professor in Fall 2023.
I am one of the co-founders of Meet a Mathematician, a collection of short video interviews with mathematicians.
I am a Project NExT Gold'21 Fellow.
2021-2022: Research Associate, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
2017-2021: TT Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statics, University of South Alabama
Contact: selvi dot kara at utah dot edu or selvikara at gmail dot com
Here is my most recent CV (updated on 10/3/22).