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Dr. Sara Berry, professor emeritus of history, has been named the new chair of The Academy. The chair typically serves a two-year term. Berry, who joined the Hopkins faculty in 1990, was a member of the Academy’s inaugural class. “During its first two years, the Academy has provided a congenial space for retirees from across […]
Two faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences have been named professors of The Academy at Johns Hopkins. Karl Alexander, professor in the Department of Sociology and Bruce Marsh, professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, have been accepted into the Academy, effective July 1, 2014. The Academy at Johns […]
On November 8-9, 2013, The Academy sponsored a workshop, organized by Sara Berry, which brought together scholars from the U.S., Europe, and Africa to discuss the historical and contemporary constitution of the African Sahel as a political space. Participants included historians, anthropologists, sociologists and political scientists with broad regional interests as well as specialized expertise […]
Three faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences have been named professors of The Academy at Johns Hopkins. Joel Grossman, professor in the Department of Political Science; Richard Kagan, professor in the Department of History; and Yuan Chuan Lee, research professor in the Department of Biology, have all been accepted into the […]
The Academy at Johns Hopkins is up and running with its inaugural class of six retired professors from five different departments. The group meets once a month for a working lunch to discuss research projects and plan for lectures and a symposium. Dr. Richard Henry of the Department of Physics and Astronomy is currently serving […]
In an effort to underscore the importance of research among retired faculty of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, President Ronald J. Daniels and Dean Katherine S. Newman today announced the launch of The Academy at Johns Hopkins. The Academy is an institute for advanced study, where retired professors can pursue research opportunities, conduct […]