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Notable Alumni

Arts & Humanities

Benedict Anderson, Ph.D. 1965, Government
Katherine Bergeron, Ph.D. 1989, Music
Niall Brady, Ph.D. 1996, Medieval Studies
Pearl S. Buck, M.A. 1925, English
Junot Diaz, M.F.A. 1995, Fine Arts
Toni Morrison, M.A. 1955, English
Susan Georgia Nugent, Ph.D. 1979, Classics
Peter Zinoman, Ph.D. 1996, Vietnamese History

Life Sciences

Richard Arnold, M.S. 1959, Soil Science
George Atkinson, Ph.D. 1885, Botany
Ian Baldwin, Ph.D. 1989, Neurobiology and Behavior
George Beadle, Ph.D. 1930, Genetics (Biology)
May Berenbaum, Ph.D. 1980, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Stephen Brown, Ph.D. 1995, Natural Resources
Harry Buckman, Ph.D. 1912, Soil Science
Marlin Cline, Ph.D. 1942, Soil Science
Martha Constantine-Paton, Ph.D. 1976, Neurobiology and Behavior
Rhonda Cornum, Ph.D. 1980, Biochemistry and Nutrition
Ke Dong, Ph.D. 1993, Neurotoxicology
Peter Kareiva, Ph.D. 1981, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Barbara McClintock, M.S. 1925, Ph.D. 1927, Botany
Walter Muenscher, Ph.D. 1921, Botany
Pedro Sanchez, M.S. 1964, Ph.D. 1968, Soil Science
Bertha Stoneman, Ph.D. 1894, Botany
Jack Szostak, Ph.D. 1977, Biochemistry
Curtis Van Tassell, Ph.D. 1994, Animal Physiology

Physical Sciences & Engineering

Barbara Baird, Ph.D. 1979, Chemistry
Alan Biloski, Ph.D. 1982, Chemistry
Lewis Cantley, Ph.D. 1975, Chemistry
Harry Coover Jr., M.S. 1943, Ph.D. 1944, Chemistry
Elbert Cox, Ph.D. 1925, Mathematics
Fleming Crim, Ph.D. 1974, Chemistry
Henry Turner Eddy, Ph.D. 1872, Mathematics
Paul Gassman, Ph.D. 1960, Chemistry
Fred Koetter, M.Arch 1966, Architecture
Frederick Maxfield, Ph.D. 1977, Chemistry
John Reps, M.A. 1947, City and Regional Planning

Social and Professional Sciences

Parker Borg, M.P.A. 1965, Public Administration
John Buck, M.S. 1925 Ph.D. 1933, Agricultural Economics
Avshalom Caspi, M.A. 1984 Ph.D. 1986, Human Development
Cornelia Flora, M.S. 1966, Ph.D. 1970, Development Sociology
Forrest Hill, Ph.D. 1930, Agricultural Economics
Lee Teng-Hui, Ph.D. 1968, Agricultural Economics
Nandlal Tolani, M.S. 1948, Ph.D. 1964, Agricultural Economics