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Didier Fassin speaks during a seminar at IAS
Didier Fassin , James D. Wolfensohn Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, has been elected the Annual Chair of Public Health at the Collège de France for 2019–20. Founded by Francis I in 1530, the Collège de France is a public higher education...
Alex Eskin , a frequent Member in the School of Mathematics who is returning for the 2019–20 academic year, has been awarded the 2020 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics . Eskin is recognized for revolutionary discoveries in the dynamics and geometry of moduli spaces of...
The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) has agreed to provide funds to support a Membership for Greek citizens at the Institute for Advanced Study in the academic year 2020–21. The purpose of this grant is to generate greater awareness among Greek scholars of the Membership program...
Akshay Venkatesh accepts an honorary doctorate during a ceremony at the University of Western Australia
Akshay Venkatesh , Robert and Luisa Fernholz Professor in the Institute's School of Mathematics, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Western Australia. Venkatesh, who won the Fields Medal in 2018, enrolled at the University of Western Australia in 1995 at...