April 7, 2011
Eight New York University professors have been awarded 2011 Guggenheim Fellowships, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation said in announcing 180 fellowship awards. This year’s recipients were chosen from approximately 3,000 applicants in the United States and Canada.
Guggenheim Fellows are “appointed on the basis of achievement and exceptional promise,” the foundation said in its announcement.
This year’s Guggenheim Fellows from NYU are:
New York University, located in the heart of Greenwich Village, was established in 1831 and is one of America’s leading research universities. It is one of the largest private universities, it has one of the largest contingents of international students, and it sends more students to study abroad than any other college or university in the U.S. Through its 18 schools and colleges, NYU conducts research and provides education in the arts and sciences, law, medicine, business, dentistry, education, nursing, the cinematic and dramatic arts, music, public administration, social work, and continuing and professional studies, among other areas.
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Gallatin School of Individualized Study, Arts and Science, Research, School of Law, Tisch School of the Arts, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
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