Qëndrim Gashi is an associate professor of Mathematics at the University of Prishtina. He has given talks on his research at many universities. He is the founder and first President (2008-2012) of the Kosovar Mathematical Society. From 2016-2021 he was Kosovo’s ambassador to France. In 2011 he served as a foreign policy advisor to the President of Kosovo, Ms. Atifete Jahjaga. Qëndrim has served in supervisory boards of various private and state institutions and think tanks. He has won scholarships, awards and honors for his research and teaching. In 2022 he received the insignia of Commander of the French Legion of Honor. He has a PhD (2008) and MS (2004) from the University of Chicago, an MA St (2003) from the University of Cambridge, and a Diploma (2002) from the University of Prishtina, all in mathematics.