
Awards and Prizes: Faculty



National Academy Memberships
& Major Prize Winners
 Eugenio Calabi
 National Academy of Sciences (1982)
 Leroy P. Steele Prize of the AMS for fundamental work on
differential geometry (1991)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Honorary D.Sc. from Penn (2014)
 ChingLi Chai
 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians,
Madrid, August 2230, 2006
 Elected to Academia Sinica (2010)
 Ted Chinburg
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1985
 G. de B. Robinson Prize of the Canadian Mathematical Society
(2003)
 Simons Fellow in Mathematics (2015)
 Fan Chung
 Allendoerfer Award of the MAA for mathematical exposition(1990)
 Christopher B. Croke
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1983
 Dennis DeTurck
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1985
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1991)
 MAA's Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo
Award for Distinguished Teaching of Mathematics, the Mathematical
Association of America (2002)
 Ira H. Abrams Memorial Award for Distinguished Teaching (2003)
 MAA's
2012 Chauvenet Prize for mathematical exposition for his
joint article with Herman Gluck, Daniel Pomerleano,and Shea VelaVick.
[YouTube Video]
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Ron Y. Donagi
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Simons Fellow (2014)
 Charles L. Epstein
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1988
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2014)
 Peter Freyd
 LICS TestofTime Award (2010)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Murray Gerstenhaber
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Robert Ghrist
 PECASE: Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists & Engineers (2004)
 Invited speaker 2006 International Congress of Mathematicians, Madrid
 2007 Scientific American "Top 50"for research
 S. Reid Warren Jr. teaching award, SEAS, University of Pennsylvania,
 James Larson Distinguished Alumnus Award of the University of Toledo,
honors college (2012)
 MAA'S 2013 Chauvenet Prize for mathematical exposition
 Invited panelist 2014 International Congress of Mathematicians, Seoul
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished Teaching
(2015)
 Herman Gluck
 Nat'l Academy of Sciences  Nat'l Research Council Postdoctoral
Fellow, Univ. of California at Berkeley and Institute for Advanced
Study (196162)
 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, Harvard University (196365)
 NATO Senior Fellow in Science, ETH Zurich and U/ Amsterdam (1971)
 Guggenheim Fellow, Univ. of Pennsylvania and U. Bonn (197273)
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1979)
 MAA's
2012 Chauvenet Prize for mathematical exposition for his
joint article with Dennis DeTurck, Daniel Pomerleano,and Shea VelaVick.
[YouTube Video]
 Philip T. Gressman
 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (20112013)
 James Haglund
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 David Harbater
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1984
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1995)
 International Congress of Mathematicians (Zurich, August 1994)

Frank Nelson Cole Prize of the AMS for solution of Abyankar's conjecture
(1995)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Richard V. Kadison
 Foreign Member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and
Letters (1974)
 Member of the Norwegian Academies of Science and Letters
(1986)
 National Academy of Science (1996)
 Leroy P. Steele Prize of the AMS
for Lifetime Achievement (1999)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Jerry L. Kazdan
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1985)
 Lester R. Ford Award of the
Mathematical Association of America for Mathematical Exposition
(1999)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Alexandre Kirillov
 Russian (formerly Soviet) Academy of Natural Sciences
 Prize of the Moscow Mathematical Society (1966)
 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians
in Helsinki 1978
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Albert Nijenhuis
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Robin Pemantle
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow 1993
 1993 Rollo Davidson Prize
 Institute of Mathematical Statistics Fellow (2001)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Michael Pimsner
 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of
Mathematicians in Kyoto 1990
 Florian Pop
 National Order of Merit of Romania awarded by the President
of Romania (2003)
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Humboldt Research Prize of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
(2014)
 Simons Fellow in Mathematics (2015)
 Gerald J. Porter
 Mathematical Association of
America Certificate for Meritorious Service (2011)
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 Robert Powers
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1969
 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
 Julius Shaneson
 Class of 1939 Professor
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow (1971)
 Guggenheim Fellow (1981)
 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians,
Warsaw (1982)
 Invited Speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians,
Berlin (1996)
 Robert M. Strain
 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow (20112013)
 Frank Warner
 Guggenheim Fellow 1976
 SAS Ira Abrams Award 1983
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1992)
 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science 1994
 Herbert S. Wilf
 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished
Teaching (1973)
 Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award for Distinguished
Teaching of Mathematics, the Mathematical Association of
America (1996)
 Leroy P. Steele Prize of the
AMS for Seminal Contribution To Research (1998)
 The Euler Medal of the Institute for Combinatorics and its
Applications (Canada), 2003
Wolfgang Ziller
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow 1983
Invited Speaker at the National Academy in Mexico, 2010
Math Department Good Teaching Awards
1974
American Philosophical Society Memberships
Rev. Hugh Williamson (1769 or earlier)
Robert Patterson (1783)
Robert M. Patterson (1809)
Robert Adrain (1812)
Henry Vethake (1831)
Edward H. Courtenay (1835)
E. Otis Kendall (1842)
Robert E. Thompson (1874)
Charles L. Doolittle (1881)
Howard H. Mitchell (1925)
John R. Kline (1941)