**Jeffrey Bruce Paris** (/ˈpærɪs/; born 1944) is British a mathematician and Professor of Logic in the School of Mathematics at the University of Manchester.

## Education

Paris gained his doctorate under Robin Gandy at Manchester in 1969 with a dissertation entitled *Large Cardinals and the Generalized Continuum Hypothesis*.

## Research

Paris known for his work on mathematical logic, in particular provability in arithmetic, uncertain reasoning and inductive logic with an emphasis on rationality and common sense principles.

## Awards and honours

Paris was elected Fellow of the British Academy in 1999.