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Joseph Hirsh


Department:     Information, Risk & Operations Management

Staff Profile
Staff Profile

Joseph Hirsh is a lecturer for the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, teaching courses on blockchain technology in the Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management.

A mathematician, Hirsh works as a data science consultant for Credmark, a decentralized finance platform.

He has also consulted on blockchain technology with software developer Prototypal and on machine learning with Tunnel Technologies. Before then, he was a postdoctoral fellow and an instructor in pure mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Hirsh volunteers with Austin Partners in Education as an after-school math teacher at an elementary school.

He holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from the City University of New York and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Queens College, City University of New York.


Gabriel C. Drummond-Cole, Joseph Hirsh, and Damien Lejay. April 2019. Representations Are Adjoint to Endomorphisms. Journal of Homotopy and Related Structures 15, 377-393.

Joseph Hirsh and Joan Mill├Ęs. 2012. Curved Koszul Duality Theory. Mathematische Annalen 354, 1465-1520.


Gabriel C. Drummond-Cole and Joseph Hirsh. May 2015. Model Structures for Coalgebras. Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society