This article is about a German group theorist (a German person working in group theory)
Issai Schur (January 10, 1875 - January 10, 1941) was a mathematician who worked in Germany for most of his life (though he was of Russian origin).
- 1901: Obtained his Ph.D. (Berlin)
- 1903: Became a lecturer
- 1919: Became a Professor
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Schur's advisor was Ferdinand Georg Frobenius.