Zhao is one of 10 recipients of the China Times Cultural Foundation Young Scholars Award, in recognition of her research on platform game work in China.
Election to the NAM is considered one of the highest honors in health and medicine and recognizes people who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.
Brighid Dwyer Named Inaugural Vice Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the School of Arts & Sciences
She will join Penn from Princeton University, where she has served as Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion in the Office of the Vice President for Campus Life since 2018.
Along with Ben Black of the Perelman School of Medicine, Lampson was recognized with the Transformative Research Award.
Gibney is an algebraic geometer who has obtained deep results about moduli spaces of complex curves and vertex operator algebras; Krashen’s research is in algebra and arithmetic geometry, including the study of division algebras, quadratic forms, local-global principles, moduli stacks, and derived categories.
The Power of Penn Arts & Sciences Campaign concluded on June 30, 2021 with $565.6 million raised in support of undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships, professorships, programming, and facilities.
The fund will support undergraduates conducting research on human thinking and behavior as part of MindCORE’s summer fellowship program.
The newly appointed faculty director says his aim ‘first and foremost is to maintain all the good things that the Center’s already doing.’
The Assistant Professor of Criminology studies how good design of criminal justice institutions and policies can make law enforcement fairer and more efficient.
Woods recently joined Penn as Williams Director of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.
Lee’s research and teaching explore the politics of representation in visual cultures and everyday embodiment in South Korea and the Korean diaspora.
Muller, Professor of Music, and her partners at West Philadelphia High School are the recipients of the 2021 Provost/Netter Center Faculty-Community Partnership Award.
Wale Adebanwi, Jennifer Morton, and Keisha-Khan Y. Perry have joined the School of Arts & Sciences as Presidential Penn Compact Professors.
Feros is a leading scholar of Spain and early modern Europe, while Farmer is an environmental historian with temporal expertise in the 19th century and regional expertise in the American West.
The Circle of Excellence Awards recognized cover design, feature writing, and the OMNIA podcast, In These Times.
Michael Kahana Leads Team Awarded $3.4 million to Study the Treatment of Memory Loss in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury
A team of neuroscientists led by Michael Jacob Kahana has launched a $3.4 million project aimed at developing and testing new therapeutics for treating memory loss in patients with traumatic brain injury.
The speakers for this year’s College of Arts & Sciences virtual graduation celebration are Mary Frances Berry, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought and a professor of history and Africana studies, and Justin Greenman, C'21, a double major in history and political science.
The prizes enable students to take on post-graduation projects that make a positive, lasting difference in the world.