|Alma mater||Paris Diderot University|
|Institutions||University of Nice Sophia Antipolis|
Paris-Sud 11 University
University of Angers
|Doctoral advisor||Jean-Louis Verdier|
|Doctoral students||Olivier Debarre|
He has been a Professor at the Université Paris-Sud, then Director of the Mathematics Department at the École Normale Supérieure. He is currently Professor emeritus at the Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis.
Beauville was a visiting scholar at the Institute for Advanced Study in the summer of 1982. He was an invited speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians in 1986 at Berkeley. He was a member of Bourbaki. He has had 25 Ph.D. students, among them Claire Voisin, Olivier Debarre, Yves Laszlo.
In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.
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