MacArthur Fellows Program

The MacArthur Fellows Program celebrates and inspires the creative potential of individuals through no-strings-attached fellowships. Learn more

Jin-Quan Yu, Synthetic Chemist

Class of 2016

MacArthur Fellows Discuss Their Work on reddit

In an ongoing series of online question-and-answer sessions, MacArthur Fellows have discussed their work via “ask me anything” (AMAs) sessions on reddit. Read More

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MacArthur Fellow Cecilia Muñoz on reddit AMA

MacArthur Fellow Cecilia Muñoz will be on reddit AMA at 3 p.m. ET to talk about her work as a policy analyst and about her work as senior staff in the White House under ... Read More

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"Review: 'The Hatred of Poetry,' by Ben Lerner"

Star Tribune
Ben Lerner, 2015 MacArthur Fellow
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"Alsop Leads Novel Glass, Golijov Works with Grant Park Orchestra"

Chicago Sun-Times
Osvaldo Golijov , 2003 MacArthur Fellow
Marin Alsop , 2005 MacArthur Fellow
Alisa Weilerstein, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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"From Nature's Wonders to Cello's Spiritual Odyssey, Grant Park Concert Has it All"

Chicago Tribune
Osvaldo Golijov , 2003 MacArthur Fellow
Marin Alsop , 2005 MacArthur Fellow
Alisa Weilerstein, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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"The Erdogan Loyalists and the Syrian Refugees"

The New York Times Magazine
Lynsey Addario, 2009 MacArthur Fellow
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Staff

Portrait of Cecilia A. Conrad

Cecilia A. Conrad

Managing Director

Marlies A. Carruth

Program Director

Jay Goodwin

Senior Program Officer

Laura E. Scholl

Senior Program Officer

Christina Lovely

Senior Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Senior Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Program Assistant

Diane Mitchell

Program Assistant

Kelsey Ganser

Research Associate

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant

Media Contact

Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications

Evaluation Contact

Portrait of Maurice Samuels

Maurice Samuels

Program Officer