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Ayelet Shachar, former Member (2000–01) in the School of Social Science, has been awarded a 2019 Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize for her groundbreaking work on citizenship and the legal frameworks of multicultural societies. The 2019 Leibniz Prizes will be presented in Berlin on March 13...
Patrick J. Geary , Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the School of Historical Studies, directs an ongoing project to understand the social organization and migration of barbarian communities in 6th century Europe. He is also a lead author of a paper recently published in...
Prolific scientist John J. Hopfield , whose work has spanned various fundamental disciplines from physics to molecular biology to neuroscience, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics. This prestigious award recognizes excellence in science and technology and...
Maria de Lurdes Rosa , Member (2015) in the School of Historical Studies, has been awarded a 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant. Rosa's project, "VINCULUM," aims to analyze morgados (entails) and capelas (funerary chapels, chantries) in Portugal and, from a comparative perspective, other...