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05/20/91

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Nine Stanford faculty members elected to AAAS

STANFORD -- Nine Stanford faculty members are among 195 leading scholars newly elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

They are:

  • Keith M. Baker, professor of history;
  • Malcolm R. Beasley, the Theodore and Sydney Rosenberg Professor of Applied Physics;
  • Michel J. Boudart, the W. M. Keck Professor of Engineering;
  • Peter Duus, the William H. Bonsall Professor of History;
  • Edward A. Feigenbaum, professor of computer science;
  • Stephen D. Krasner, the Graham H. Stuart Professor of International Relations;
  • Donald S. Ornstein, professor of mathematics;
  • David E. Rumelhart, professor of psychology; and
  • Peter Sarnak, professor of mathematics.

Their selection brings total Stanford membership in the academy to 149, plus seven scholars affiliated with the Hoover Institution.

Founded in 1780 by John Adams and other leaders of the American Revolution, the academy is an international honorary society based in Cambridge, Mass. It conducts a program of scholarly projects, studies and publications that address issues of contemporary society and public policy. Its present membership of about 3,400 fellows includes leading figures from universities, government, business and the creative arts.

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