Curtis Callan

Curtis Callan
Curtis Callan
James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor, Princeton University
1964 Ph.D. (Physics), Princeton University
1961 B.A. (Physics), Haverford College

Work Experience

Sep 1964 3M Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University (until August, 1965)
Sep 1965 Instructor in Physics, Princeton University (until August, 1967)
Sep 1967 Assistant professor of Physics, Harvard University (until August, 1969)
Sep 1969 Long-term Member, Institute for Advanced Study (until August, 1972)
Sep 1972 Professor of Physics, Princeton University (until June, 1986)
Jul 1986 Eugene Higgins Professor, Princeton University (until June, 1995)
Jul 1995 James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor, Princeton University (-present)

Social Activities, Services

Jun 1968 Member, JASON study group (-present)
Jul 1985 Vice-Chair, Steering Committee, JASON study group (until June, 1990)
Jan 1990 Member, Advisory Board, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara (until December, 1993)
Jul 1990 Chair, Steering Committee, JASON study group (until June, 1995)
Jul 1998 Chair, Physics Department, Princeton University (until June, 2001)
July, 2005 Director, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science (until January, 2008)
Jan 2008 Presidential Line, American Physical Society (until December, 2011)
Feb 2008 Chair, Physics Department, Princeton University (until June, 2011)
Jul 2008 Member, Board of Trustees, Institute for Advanced Study (until June, 2013)
Nov 2014 Member, Board of Governors, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology School Corporation (-present)

Awards

1974 Fellow, American Physical Society
1986 Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1989 Member, National Academy of Sciences
2000 J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Particle Physics (American Physical Society)
2004 Dirac Medal (International Center for Theoretical Physics)
2010 Foreign Member, Académie des Sciences, Paris
2016 Pomeranchuk Prize, Kurchatov Institute, Moscow