Three receive Guggenheim Fellowships
Posted May 3, 2001; 11:49 a.m.
Princeton faculty members are among the 183 artists, scholars and scientists who received a 2001 Guggenheim Fellowship, an honor that recognizes exceptional achievement and supports promising projects.
Each Guggenheim Fellow will receive a grant to support his or her work. The average grant for 2001 was $36,000.
The Princeton professors and their proposed projects are:
- Jeremy Adelman, professor of history, for research on "The Political Economy of Revolution in South America, 1750-1824."
- Elizabeth Lunbeck, associate professor of history, for research on "Psychoanalytic Practice in the United States Before 1920."
- Francois Morel, professor of geosciences and director of the Princeton Environmental Institute, for research on "The Biological Chemistry of Sea Water."
The John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, which awards the fellowships, selected this year's recipients from among 2,728 applicants. The 183 U.S. and Canadian recipients received a total of $6,588,000.
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601