Medalists by Year

Wilbur Cross Medal

 

 - 2010-Present

 - 2000-2009

 - 1990-1999

 - 1980-1989

 - 1970-1979

 - 1966-1969

 

 


2010-Present

2013 (bios)
Fredric Jameson (Ph.D. 1959, French)
Alan M. Lambowitz (Ph.D. 1972, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry)
Theodore J. Lowi (Ph.D. 1961, Political Science)
Annette Thomas (Ph.D. 1993, Biology)

2012 (bios)
John D. Aber (B.A. 1971, M.F.S. 1973, Ph.D. 1976, Forestry and Environmental Studies)
Alfred W. McCoy (Ph.D. 1977, History)
Jonathan M. Rothberg (Ph.D. 1991, Biology)
Sarah Grey Thomason (Ph.D. 1968, Linguistics)

2011 (bios)
Stanley Fish (Ph.D. 1962, English)
Leslie F. Greengard (M.D. 1987, Ph.D. 1987, Computer Science)
Bernice A. Pescosolido (Ph.D. 1982, Sociology)
Huntington F. Willard (Ph.D. 1979, Genetics)


2010 (bios)
Stephen Greenblatt '64 BA, '69 PhD (English)
Fred Greenstein '60 PhD (Political Science)
Timothy J. Richmond '75 PhD (Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry)
Paul Wender '73 PhD (Chemistry)
Jon Butler, Honoris Causa

 


2000-2009


2009 (bios)
Laura L. Kiessling '89 PhD (Chemistry)
Michael S. Levine ’81 PhD (Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry)
Richard J. Powell ’82 MA (African American Studies), ’88 PhD (History of Art)
William J. Willis ’54 BS, ’58 PhD (Physics)


2008 (bios)
Robert Axelrod '69 PhD (Political Science)
Stephen G. Emerson '80 MD, ’80 Ph.D. (Cell Biology)
Yoriko Kawaguchi '72 MPhil (Economics)
David M. Kennedy '68 PhD (American Studies)

2007 (bios)
Carol T. Christ '70 PhD (English)
Paul Friedrich '57 PhD (Anthropology)
Anne Walters Robertson '84 PhD (Music)
John Suppe '69 PhD (Geology and Geophysics)

2006 (bios)
Eva Brann '56 PhD
Richard Brodhead '68 BA, '72 PhD
Mimi Gardner Gates '81 PhD
Lewis E. Kay '88 PhDbr
Richard A. Young '79 PhD

2005 (bios)
Lincoln Pierson Brower ’57 PhD
Peter B. Dervan ’72 PhD
Jennifer L. Hochschild ’79 PhD
Richard Rorty ’56 PhD
Eric F. Wieschaus ’74 PhD

2004 (bios)
William Cronon ’90 PhD (History)
Hong Koo Lee ’68 PhD (Political Science)
Julia Phillips ’81 PhD (Applied Physics)
Peter Salovey ’86 PhD (Psychology)
Barbara Schaal ’74 PhD (Biology)
Philip Zimbardo ’59 PhD (Psychology)

2003 (bios)
Edward L. Ayers ’80 PhD (American Studies)
Gerald Brown ’50 PhD (Physics)
John Fenn ’40 PhD (Chemistry)
Robert D. Putnam ’70 PhD (Political Science)
Charles Yanofsky ’51 PhD, ’81 ScDH (Microbiology)
Susan Hockfield, Honoris Causa

2002 (bios)
Linda Gordon '70 PhD (History)
Sharon R. Long '79 PhD (Biology)
Julia M. McNamara '80 PhD (French)
David E. Price '64 BD, '69 PhD (Political Science)

2001 (bios)
Elliot M. Meyerowitz '77 PhD (Biology)
Stephen Owen '68 BA, '72 PhD (East Asian Languages and Literatures)
Roger N. Shepard '55 PhD (Psychology)
Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de León '81 PhD (Economics)

2000 (bios)
James G. Arthur '70 PhD (Mathematics)
Evelyn Boyd Granville '49 PhD (Mathematics)
Ruth Barcan Marcus '46 PhD (Philosophy)
Shelley E. Taylor '72 PhD (Psychology)

 


1990 - 1999

1999 (bios)
Francis S. Collins '74 PhD (Chemistry)
William N. Fenton '37 PhD (Anthropology)
Allen L. Sessoms '72 PhD (Physics)
Rosemary A. Stevens '68 PhD (Epidemiology and Public Health)
Geerat J. Vermeij '71 PhD (Biology)

1998
Helen Murphy Tepperman '42 PhD (Physiological Chemistry)
George A. Lindbeck '46 BD, '55 PhD (Religious Studies)
Peter Demetz '56 PhD (Comparative Literature)
David M. Lee '59 PhD (Physics)
Thomas Appelquist, Honoris Causa

1997
Alvin M. Liberman '43 PhD (Psychology)
Francis C. Oakley '60 PhD (History)
G. Virginia Upton '64 PhD (Physiology)
Janet L. Yellen '71 PhD (Economics)
Anne M. Briscoe '49 PhD (Physiological Chemistry)
William Louis Gaines '51 PhD (History)

1996
David C. McClelland '41 PhD (Psychology)
Marie Borroff '56 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Miriam Usher Chrisman '62 PhD (History)
James Thomas Laney '50 BA, '54 BD, '66 PhD (Religious Studies), '93 LHDH
Heidi I. Hartmann '74 PhD (Economics)

1995
Alfred Edward Kahn '42 PhD (Economics)
Gordon Howard Bower '59 PhD (Psychology)
Jennifer L. Kelsey '69 PhD (Epidemiology and Public Health)
Mark Edward Neely Jr. '66 BA, '73 PhD (History)
Catharine A. MacKinnon '77 JD, '87 PhD (Political Science)

1994
Theodore Frederic Cooke Jr. '37 PhD (Chemistry)
Zunyi Yang '39 PhD (Geology)
Vincent Joseph Scully Jr. '40 BA, '49 PhD (History of Art)
John Imbrie '51 PhD (Geology)
Jerome John McGann '66 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Thomas Eugene Lovejoy III '64 BS, '71 PhD (Biology)

1993
W. Thomas Edmondson '38 BS, '42 PhD (Zoology)
Estella Bergère Leopold '55 PhD (Botany)
Marcia L. Colish '65 PhD (History)
Richard Charles Levin '74 PhD (Economics)
Jaime Serra Puche '79 PhD (Economics)

1992
Irving B. Rouse '34S BS, '38 PhD (Anthropology)
Frances K. Graham '42 PhD (Psychology)
Raymond L. Garthoff '51 PhD (International Relations)
Gerald R. Fink '65 PhD (Biology)
J. Dennis Huston '66 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Judith Rodin, Honoris Causa

1991
W. Edwards Deming '28 PhD (Physics)
Aubrey L. Williams '52 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Maxine Singer '57 PhD (Biochemistry)
Joseph Percival Allen IV '65 PhD (Physics)
Russell George Hamilton Jr. '65 PhD (Portuguese)
Jerome Jordan Pollitt '57 BA, Honoris Causa

1990
Franklin LeVan Baumer '34 BA, '38 PhD (History)
Adolph Grünbaum '51 PhD (Philosophy)
Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr. '57 PhD (American Studies)
Eleanor Holmes Norton '63 MA (American Studies), '64 LLB
A. Bartlett Giamatti '60 BA, '64 PhD (Comparative Literature), '86 LHDH

 


1980 - 1989

1989
Pauline Newman '52 PhD (Chemistry)
Paul Webster MacAvoy '60 PhD (Economics)
Garry Leo Wills '61 PhD (Classics)
Mary Lou Pardue '70 PhD (Biology)
Menno Boldt '73 PhD (Sociology)

1988
Ellis Crossman Maxcy '41 PhD (Education)
Charles Allen Walker '48 DEng (Chemical Engineering)
Joseph G. Gall '48 BS, '52 PhD (Zoology)
Gérard Lepoutre '53 PhD (Chemistry)
Richard S. Westfall '45W BA, '55 PhD (History)
Thomas Kaehao Seung '58 BA, '65 PhD (Philosophy)

1987
Thomas Brennan Nolan '21S PhB, '24 PhD (Geology)
Harry Rudolph Rudin '19 BA, '31 PhD (History)
Julian Munson Sturtevant '31 PhD (Chemistry)
Richard David Ellmann '39 BA, '47 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Barbara Ann Feinn '52 PhD (Economics)
Nannerl Overholser Keohane '67 PhD (Political Science)

1986
Robert Alan Dahl '40 PhD (Government)
A.Dwight Culler '41 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Richard Derecktor Schwartz '46 BA, '52 PhD (Sociology)
Robert Joseph Birgeneau '66 PhD (Physics)
Keith Stewart Thomson, Honoris Causa

1985
Eugene Mersereau Waith '35 BA, '39 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Peter Tyrell Flawn '51 PhD (Geology)
Victor Henri Brombert '48 BA, '53 PhD (French)
John Paul Schiffer '54 PhD (Physics)
Nelson Woolf Polsby '61 PhD (Political Science)

1984
Louis Lohr Martz '39 PhD (English Language and Literature)
George Alexander Kubler '33 BA, '40 PhD (History of Art)
Homer Daniels Babbidge Jr. '46 BA, '53 PhD (Education) '69 LLDH
Burton I. Edelson '60 PhD (Metallurgy)
Margaret Walsh Rossiter '71 PhD (History of Science)

1983
George Harry Ford '42 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Floyd Glenn Lounsbury '49 PhD (Anthropology)
Barbara Illingworth Brown '50 PhD (Physiological Chemistry)
Daniel Berg '53 PhD (Chemistry)
Morton H. Halperin '61 PhD (International Relations)

1982
Mary Ellen Jones '51 PhD (Physiological Chemistry)
Richard Nathaniel Rosett '57 PhD (Economics)
Theodore Joseph Ziolkowski '57 PhD (German)

1981
Henry Margenau '29 PhD (Physics)
Warren Hunting Smith '27 BA, '31PhD (English Language and Literature)
Bernard Nicholas Schilling '36 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Jerome Kagan '54 PhD (Psychology)
Grace Evelyn Pickford '31 PhD (Zoology)

1980
Bingham Johnson Humphrey '30 PhD (Chemistry)
Maurice H. Mandelbaum '36 PhD (Philosophy)
Phyllis Ann Wallace '48 PhD (Economics)
Wendell Richard Garner, Honoris Causa

 


1970 - 1979

1979
Richard Benson Sewall '33 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Elizabeth Read Foster '38 PhD (History)
Jacquelyn Anderson Mattfeld '59 PhD (Music)

1978
Jaroslav Pelikan, Honoris Causa
Thomas Goddard Bergin '25 BA, '29 PhD (Romance Languages)
Maynard Mack '32 BA, '36 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Stephen Hopkins Spurr '50 PhD (Forestry)

1977
Gordon Sherman Haight '23 BA, '33 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Mary Rosamund Haas '35 PhD (Linguistics)
Joseph Austin Ranney '48 PhD (Government), '85 SSDH
Jacob Theodore Schwartz '52 PhD (Mathematics)

1976
Josephine P. Bree '33 PhD (Classical Languages and Literatures)
James Henry Wakelin Jr. '40 PhD (Physics)
William G. Moulton '41 PhD (Germanic Languages and Literatures)
George Heard Hamilton '32 BA, '42 PhD (History of Art)
Laura Anna Bornholdt '45 PhD (History)

1975
Robert Phelan Langlands '60 PhD (Mathematics)
Ralph Henry Gabriel '19 PhD (History)
Eliot Herman Rodnick '33 BA, '36 PhD (Psychology)
George Berkeley Young '34 BA, '39 PhD (History)
Orville Gilbert Brim '45 BA, '51 PhD (Sociology)
Donald Wayne Taylor, Honoris Causa

1974
Milton Harris '29 PhD (Chemistry)
Amos Niven Wilder '20 BA, '24 BD, '33 PhD (Religion)
Constance McLaughlin Green '37 PhD (History), '56 Div DH
Alvin Bernard Kernan '54 PhD (English Language and Literature)

1973
Samuel Miller Brownell '26 PhD (Education)
George Wilson Pierson '26 BA, '33 PhD (History)
Marshall Hall '32 BA, '36 PhD (Mathematics)
Eleanor Jack Gibson '38 PhD (Psychology), '96 SSDH
Preston E. Cloud '40 PhD (Geology)

1972
Dumas Malone '16 BD, '23 PhD (History)
John Collins Pope '25 BA, '31 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Grace Murray Hopper '34 PhD (Mathematics)
Lars Onsager '35 PhD (Chemistry)

1971
Gladden Whetstone Baker '22 PhD (Sociology)
Ernest Ropiequet Hilgard '30 PhD (Psychology)
Jane Marion Oppenheimer '35 PhD (Zoology)
Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox '48 PhD (Classical Languages and Literatures), '83 LDDH
John Robert Silber '56 PhD (Philosophy)

1970
Roland Herbert Bainton '17 BD, '21 PhD (Semitic and Biblical Languages and Literatures)
Bertrand Harris Bronson '27 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Leona Baumgartner '32 PhD (Bacteriology), '34 MD, '70 LLDH
Melvin Spencer Newman '29S BS, '32 PhD (Chemistry)
Lucian Wilmot Pye '51 PhD (International Relations)

 


1966 - 1969

1969
George Gaylord Simpson '23 PhB, '26 PhD (Geology), '46 ScDH
Murray Barnson Emeneau '31 PhD (Classical Languages and Literatures)
Allan Murray Cartter '52 PhD (Economics)
James Patrick Shannon '55 PhD (American Studies)
John Perry Miller, Honoris Causa
Joshua Lederberg '48 PhD (Botany), '60 ScDH

1968
Filmer S. C. Northrop '19 MA (Religion)
James Bliss Austin '28 PhD (Chemistry)
William Martin Fairbank '48 PhD (Physics)
James Gardner March '53 PhD (Government)

1967
Carl William Blegen '20 PhD (Classical Languages and Literatures)
Luther Allan Weigle '05 PhD (Philosophy)
Wallace Notestein '08 PhD (History)
Marjorie Hope Nicolson '20 PhD (English Language and Literature)
George Peter Murdock '25 PhD (Economics)
Frederick Albert Pottle '25 PhD (English Language and Literature)
Neal Elgar Miller '35 PhD (Psychology)
Robert William Buchheim '46 BE, '53 PhD (Electrical Engineering)

1966
Edgar Stephenson Furniss '18 PhD (Economics)

 

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