The 2017 Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences has been awarded to János Kollár , Member (1986, 2014–15), and Claire Voisin , Distinguished Visiting Professor (2014–15) both in the School of Mathematics. The pair was awarded for their remarkable results...
Peter Redfield , Member in the School of Social Science, has been named President of the Society for Cultural Anthropology . Redfield will rejoin the board, on which he served from 2007 to 2012 as an elected member, and succeed Robert Foster...
Eric Maskin , Professor in the School of Social Science from 2000–2011 and Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences in 2007, and Amartya Sen, Institute Trustee (1987–1994) and Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences in 1998, return to their recent essay “ The Rules of...
Tracy Slatyer , former Member (2010–13) in the School of Natural Sciences and Jerrold R. Zacharias Career Development Assistant Professor of Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has been named the first recipient of MIT's School of Science’s Future of Science Award. A member...