December 12, 2012:
Two postdoc positions in theoretical physics were approved and posted

October 4, 2012:
Appointed as an Adjunct Professor in the Dept. of Math and Statistics

September 12, 2012:
Cosmology @ UMD website was launched

August 27, 2012:
Appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Physics

Personal info:

Place of birth:
Moscow, Russia

Place of residence:
Duluth, Minnesota


Marital status:

Tonya, Kosmos, Spartak and Alice

Contact info:

Phone: 218-7266777

Fax: 218-726-6942

Office: MWAH 378, University of Minnesota, 1023 University Dr., Duluth, MN 55812

E-mail: vvanchur at umn dot edu

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Welcome to Cosmology @ UMD!

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics at the University of Minnesota, Duluth and a member of the Foundational Questions Institute, FQXi. Previously I was employed as a Research Associate by Stanford University and Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich. My graduate alma mater is Tufts University and undergraduate alma mater is Suffolk University.

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