Jennifer Morse Receives Simons Fellowship in Mathematics

February 20, 2012 — Jennifer Morse, Professor of Mathematics was awarded the Simons Fellow for her work in "Combinatorics of Macdonald Polynomials and Affine Schubert Calculus".

The Simon Fellows programs provide funds to faculty for up to a semester long research leave from classroom teaching and administrative obligations. Such leaves can increase creativity and provide intellectual stimulation. The goal of the Simons Fellows Program is to make it easier to take such leaves, or to extend sabbatical leaves by an extra half year.