FACULTY HONOR: Levin elected Lombard Institute foreign member

July 18, 2014 1:13 p.m.

Simon Levin, Princeton University's George M. Moffett Professor of Biology in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, was elected a foreign member of the Istituto Lombardo Accademia di Scienze e Lettere (Lombard Institute Academy of Science and Letters) in Italy. Levin will be presented with a certificate of appointment at an Oct. 2 ceremony in Milan. The Lombard Institute was established in 1797 by Napoleon Bonaparte to explore and refine the physical and mathematical sciences, the moral and political sciences, and the arts and literature.