FACULTY HONOR: Three Princeton professors inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 22, 2015 10 a.m.

Three Princeton University professors were among 197 influential artists, scientists, scholars, authors and institutional leaders inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The inductees from Princeton are: Sanjeev Arora, the Charles C. Fitzmorris Professor in Computer Science; Martin Gilens, professor of politics; and Ali Yazdani, professor of physics. Founded in 1780, the academy is one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious learned societies. The new class will be inducted at a ceremony on Oct. 10 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.