Department of History Appoints Two Endowed Professors
Antonio Feros has been appointed Rose Family Endowed Term Professor of History, and Roquinaldo Ferreira joins Penn as the Henry Charles Lea Professor of History.
Faculty Among First Recipients of IREF Awards
Projects focus on climate change, health and sanitation, culture and conservation, and ethnic vs. national identification.
Physicists Share Breakthrough Prize
Eugene Mele and Charles Kane are recognized for work on topological insulators, materials with unique properties that may help usher in new, ultra-efficient electronic devices, even quantum computing.
Annenberg Professors in the Social Sciences
Robert Aronowitz, Professor and Chair of History and Sociology of Science, and Dirk Krueger, Professor of Economics, have been appointed Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professors in the Social Sciences.