The Asian Studies Program in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Evan Medeiros as the Cling Family Distinguished Fellow in U.S.-China Studies for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Georgetown SFS professor Michael David-Fox wins a prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship for a book project on how the Soviet system and the WWII German occupation regime intertwined in the Smolensk region.
Dr. Michael David-Fox, Professor of History at Georgetown University, was selected as a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. He was chosen as one of the fellowship awardees from a group of over 3,000 applicants in the Foundation’s 93rd competition.
Dr. John McNeill was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as a member of the history subject area. Membership in the Academy is a prestigious honor offered to some of the most accomplished scholars and practitioners worldwide.
Professor Sarah Stewart Johnson is leading a National Science Foundation-funded expedition to Antarctica later this month that may one day help solve the question of whether there was ever life on Mars. There, she will conduct the first-ever DNA sequencing on the continent.
Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service welcomes three new tenure-track faculty members, from a variety of backgrounds and interests. Diana Kim is Assistant Professor in the Asian Studies Program, Rajesh Veeraraghavan – Assistant Professor in STIA – and Charlotte Cavaillé will be Assistant Professor in the SFS.