Jessica Hellmann, associate professor of biological sciences and a national authority on climate change adaptation, has been named a Leopold Leadership Fellow. The Leopold Leadership Program is the nation’s premier competitive fellowship for outstanding environmental scientists who are also actively engaged in outreach to decision-makers and the public about their work.
The University of Notre Dame MBA offers one of the best programs in the country for MBA students seeking careers in “green” industries, according to Entrepreneur magazine.
Malcolm J. Fraser Jr., professor of biological sciences at Notre Dame, has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology, an honorary leadership group within the American Society for Microbiology.
In its first year, the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS), inspired by the classical values of beauty, goodness and truth, began transforming the academic landscape through an annual conference, lecture series and fellowships supporting research that extends beyond the analysis of particular problems to the examination of larger—often ethical —ultimate questions.
Felipe Fernández-Armesto, William P. Reynolds Professor of History at Notre Dame, has been appointed the 2011 Cátedra Hispano-Británica Reina Victoria Eugenia at the Complutense University of Madrid.
Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business ranked No. 1 for the second year in a row in Bloomberg Businessweek’s annual survey of “The Best Undergraduate Business Schools.”