Tag: Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

50 years ago, tragedy created triumph at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

by Mike Gaetani on April 28, 2020 3:16 pm
In 1970, an arson at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) partially destroyed two buildings — and the work of several fellows. One of them lost almost everything. Yet from the ashes, he managed to write a book considered a classic of social anthropology. The fire happened on April 24, 1970… Read more 50 years ago, tragedy created triumph at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

Five Stanford scholars among CASBS 2020-21 Fellows

by Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences on March 23, 2020 2:55 pm
Five Stanford scholars will be among 38 fellows in residence at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) during the 2020-21 academic year. The five fellows are MICHAEL BERNSTEIN, associate professor of computer science, ANNA GRZYMALA-BUSSE, professor of political science, SAUMITRA JHA, associate professor of political economy, GREG WALTON, associate professor of… Read more Five Stanford scholars among CASBS 2020-21 Fellows
Margaret Levi

Margaret Levi the recipient of 2019 Johan Skytte Prize in Political Science

by Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences on March 29, 2019 12:59 pm
MARGARET LEVI, director of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) at Stanford and professor of political science, has been named the 25th laureate of the Johan Skytte Prize in Political Science. The prize has been awarded to Levi for “having laid the foundations of our understanding of why citizens accept state… Read more Margaret Levi the recipient of 2019 Johan Skytte Prize in Political Science
Jennifer Pan

Five Stanford scholars are among 34 new fellows at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

by Alex Shashkevich on March 18, 2019 4:10 pm
Five Stanford scholars will be among 34 fellows in residence at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) during the 2019-20 academic year. The five Stanford scholars are DONALD BARR, professor (teaching) of pediatrics; ROB JACKSON, the Michelle and Kevin Douglas Provostial Professor of Earth system science; PAULA MOYA, professor of English… Read more Five Stanford scholars are among 34 new fellows at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
Carol Dweck

Carol Dweck wins 2018 SAGE-CASBS Award

by Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences on October 23, 2018 5:30 pm
The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) at Stanford and SAGE Publishing have honored psychology Professor CAROL DWECK with the 2018 SAGE-CASBS Award. According to the CASBS website, the award recognizes outstanding achievement in the behavioral and social sciences that advance our understanding of pressing social issues. The award underscores the role of the… Read more Carol Dweck wins 2018 SAGE-CASBS Award
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Four Stanford scholars among new fellows at Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

by Michael Gaetani, CASBS Communications on August 24, 2018 2:33 pm
Four Stanford scholars are among 38 fellows who will be in residence at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) during the 2018-19 academic year. One of 18 independent labs, centers and institutes operating under Stanford’s Vice Provost and Dean of Research, CASBS nurtures interdisciplinary research and exploration of pressing societal questions… Read more Four Stanford scholars among new fellows at Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
Susan Holmes

Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences fellows for 2017-18 include five from Stanford

by Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Science Communications on September 21, 2017 3:58 pm
Among the 38 2017-18 fellows recently announced by the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) are five faculty members from Stanford. The center, located on Alta Road, offers a fellowship program for scholars working in a diverse range of disciplines that contribute to advancing research and thinking in social science. Members of… Read more Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences fellows for 2017-18 include five from Stanford