Emille Lawrence

Emille D. Lawrence

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty


Emille D. Lawrence is a low-dimensional topologist. Her mathematical interests include braid groups, geometric group theory, and spatial graphs. She is also an advocate for broadening participation in the mathematical sciences through outreach and mentoring.


  • PhD, Mathematics, University of Georgia, 2007
  • BS, Mathematics, Spelman College, 2001

Selected Publications

  • Lawrence, E. D. (2014). "A New Distinguished Form for 3-Braids." Osaka Journal of Mathematics, 51(3), 537-545.

  • Flapan, E. and Lawrence, E.D. (2014). "Topological Symmetry Groups of Möbius Ladders." J. Knot Theory Ramifications, 23(14).