The British Academy has announced that 84 new Fellows have been elected to their Fellowship, including ten members of Academia Europaea.
The new Fellows have been recognised for “their outstanding contributions to the SHAPE subjects – the social sciences, humanities and the arts.”
This year, 52 new Fellows have been elected from UK universities, including Academia Europaea members:
- Professor Charles Forsdick, University of Liverpool
- Professor Li Wei, University College London
- Professor Andrew Steptoe, University College London
- Professor Galin Tihanov, Queen Mary University of London
- Professor Laura Tunbridge, University of Oxford
A further 29 have been elected as Corresponding Fellows, including the following members of Academia Europaea:
- Professor Aleida Assmann, University of Konstanz
- Professor Eveline Crone, Leiden University
- Professor Katalin É. Kiss, Hungarian Research Center for Linguistics
- Professor Şevket Pamuk, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
- Professor Elżbieta Witkowska-Zaremba, Institute of Arts, Polish Academy of Sciences
The British Academy has also elected three honorary Fellows this year. For a full list of the fellows, corresponding fellows and honorary fellows elected, visit the British Academy website.
About the British Academy
Established in 1902, the British Academy is the UK’s national academy for the humanities and social sciences. Its Fellowship of world-leading scholars and researchers now exceeds 1400. The Academy supports new national and international research, and acts as a forum for debate and engagement.
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