Angela Creager, the Thomas M. Siebel Professor in the History of Science, Professor of History and director of the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, was among two Princeton University faculty members and a visiting faculty member recently elected to the American Philosophical Society (APS), the nation’s oldest scholarly organization.
Candidates for APS membership are nominated by existing members and elected for extraordinary accomplishments in their fields.
Creager joined the Princeton faculty in 1994 and studies the history of 20th-century biomedical research.
In 2018, she received the Patrick Supper Prize from APS for her book “Life Atomic: A History of Radioisotopes in Science and Medicine.” She is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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