The Princeton University Board of Trustees has accepted the appointment of 10 faculty members, together with 4 full professors and 6 assistant professors.
Curtis Deutsch, in geosciences and the High Meadows Environmental Institute, makes a speciality of oceanography. His appointment is efficient July 1, 2021.
Deutsch involves Princeton from the University of Washington, the place he has served as an affiliate professor in oceanography since 2013 and an adjunct affiliate professor in biology since 2015. He beforehand was on the faculty of the University of California-Los Angeles from 2007 to 2013.
Deutsch is a member of the overview board of the Annual Reviews of Marine Science. He earned his Ph.D. at Princeton in 2003 and holds a B.S. in physics from Oberlin College.
June Huh, in arithmetic, makes a speciality of geometry and topology. His appointment is efficient July 1, 2021.
Huh will be part of Princeton from the Institute for Advanced Study, the place he has been a visiting professor since 2017. In 2014, Huh was a Veblen Fellow at Princeton and the Institute for Advanced Study; he was additionally a analysis fellow on the Clay Mathematics Institute from 2014 to 2019.
Huh was awarded the New Horizons in Mathematics Prize from the Breakthrough Prize Foundation in 2019. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 2014, and has a M.S. and B.S. from Seoul National University.
Emmy Murphy, in arithmetic, makes a speciality of symplectic and geometric topology. She involves Princeton this fall from Northwestern University, the place she has taught since 2017, most just lately as an affiliate professor. Murphy additionally taught on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as an assistant professor and an teacher from 2012 to 2017.
Murphy was a Von Neumann Fellow within the Institute for Advanced Study and was awarded the AWM Birman Research Prize in Topology and Geometry in 2017. She beforehand obtained a Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship and a Sloan Research Fellowship.
She obtained her Ph.D. from Stanford University in 2012 and a B.S. from the University of Nevada-Reno.
Glaucio H. Paulino, in civil and environmental engineering and the Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials, joins Princeton from Georgia Institute of Technology, the place he has served because the Raymond Allen Jones Chair and professor within the School of Civil and Environmental (*10*) since 2015.
Paulino makes a speciality of polygonal finite parts. From 1998 to 2015, he taught on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, most just lately because the Donald and Elizabeth Willett Professor of (*10*). He was an assistant professor on the University of California-Davis from 1995 to 1998.
He has printed greater than 250 peer-refereed journal articles and e-book chapters. He has additionally authored a textbook, with A. Sutradhar, G.H. Paulino and L.J. Gray, “Symmetric Galerkin Boundary Element Method,” (Springer-Verlag, 2008).
Paulino served because the president of the Society of (*10*) Science in 2018. He has obtained a number of awards all through his profession, together with the 2015 Cozzarelli Prize from the National Academy of Sciences and the 2020 Raymond D. Mindlin Medal from the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Paulino earned a Ph.D. and M.S. from Cornell University, in addition to an M.S. from Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro and a B.S. from the University of Brasilia.
Rebecca Carey, in psychology, joins the faculty in fall 2021. She makes a speciality of social psychology and holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University and a B.A. from Trinity University.
Kelsey B. Hatzell, in mechanical and aerospace engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, joins the faculty this summer season. She is at present an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University, the place she makes a speciality of power storage.
Her Ph.D. is from Drexel University. She holds an M.S. from Pennsylvania State University and a B.S. and B.A. from Swarthmore College.
Elizabeth Niespolo, in geosciences, will be part of the faculty this fall. She makes a speciality of geosciences.
Niespolo earned each her Ph.D. and B.A. from the University of California-Berkeley, and an M.S. from California State University-Long Beach.
Erik Nook, in psychology, will be part of the faculty this summer season. He makes a speciality of scientific psychology.
Nook holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University and a B.A. from Columbia University.
Yunqing Tang, in arithmetic, will be part of the faculty July 1, after serving as an teacher at Princeton since 2017. A specialist in quantity idea, she was a member of the Institute for Advanced Study in 2016-17.
Tang holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University and a B.S. from Peking University.
Xu Xu, in politics and worldwide affairs, makes a speciality of digital surveillance and authoritarian politics in China. He will be part of the faculty this summer season.
He holds a Ph.D. from Pennsylvania State University and an M.A. from Columbia University, in addition to a Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo; an M.E. from Tsinghua University; and a B.A. from Wuhan University of Technology.