Past Faculty

Harold Fredrik Cherniss

School of Historical Studies
Affiliation
Historical Studies

From the New York Times:

Harold F. Cherniss [was] a specialist in ancient Greek philosophy . . . who wrote many books and articles in his field and was an editor and translator of volumes of Plutarch's ''Moralia'' for the Loeb Classical Library. His books included works on Aristotle's criticism of Plato and pre-Platonic philosophy. 

“Harold F. Cherniss, an Expert In Greek Philosophy, Is Dead,” New York Times, July 12, 1987.

Dates at IAS
Emeritus
  • Historical Studies
7/19746/1987
Faculty
  • Historical Studies
9/19486/1974
Degrees
UC Berkeley Ph.D., 1929
Honors
Laurea (hc) Università degli Studi di Roma 1978
Goodwin Award, American Philological Association 1977
Brown University 1976
Johns Hopkins University 1965
Hebrew Union College 1959
Doctor of Humane Letters, University of Chicago 1950