In Ernst Kantorowicz : A Life , the distinguished medieval historian Robert E. Lerner , Member in the School of Historical Studies (1988–1989), presents a richly illuminating study of the German-Jewish scholar and Professor in the School of Historical Studies (1951–63) he...
Richard Schoen , Distinguished Visiting Professor in the School of Mathematics (1992–93) and Member in the School (1979–80, 1983–84), has been awarded the 2017 Wolf Prize in mathematics for his contributions to geometric analysis and the understanding of the interconnectedness of partial differential equations...
Welcome to the Universe (Princeton University Press, 2016) by Michael A. Strauss , Member in the School of Natural Sciences (1991–95), Neil deGrasse Tyson, and J. Richard Gott has been cited on the New York Times 's Best Sellers in Science list. Written...
In 1930, the Institute for Advanced Study was established near the grounds of Princeton University to act as the "department store for the freedom of ideas." The original and often speculative thinking that the Institute encouraged over the years made it one of the world’s...