The Fulbright Program

Prominent Fulbright Scholars of the Past

Name Category Achievement Most Recent Affiliation / Location State Chinua Achebe Writer Writer Bard College; Annandale-on-Hudson NY Maya Angelou Writer Writer Wake Forest University NC Eduardo Aninat International Organizations / NGO Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary
Fund
(1999-   ) Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary
Fund (1999-   ) DC Andres Bianchi Ambassador Ambassador, Chile to U.S. (2000-     ) Ambassador, Chile to U.S. (2000-     ) DC? Alan Blinder Business Vice-Chairman, U.S. Federal Reserve Board
(1994-96)   NJ Hans H. Blix United Nations Chief U.N. Weapons Inspector; Director, International
Atomic Energy Agency (1981-97)     Amar Gopal Bose Business Founder, Chairman and CEO, Bose Corporation   MA John Brademas University President President, New York University (1981-92);
Former U.S. Representative from Indiana (1959-81)   NY Fernando Cardoso Head of State President of Brazil (1995-2003)     Alexander Counts International Organizations / NGO President, Grameen Foundation USA President, Grameen Foundation USA DC Barbara Crossette Media The New York Times U.N. bureau chief   NY Leo J. Donovan, S.J. University President President, Georgetown University (1989-2001)     Rita Dove Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1987) New York NY Renee Fleming Music Opera Singer   CT Lukas Foss Music Conductor and pianist Bridgehampton NY Jean-Pierre Garnier Business CEO, GlaxoSmithKline     Kul Chandra Gautam  United Nations Assistant Secretary-General of the United
Nations and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF United Nations NY Boutros Boutros Ghali United Nations Secretary-General, United Nations (1992-96)     Rita Hauser United Nations U.S. representative to the U.N. Commission
on Human Rights Chairs, International Peace Academy; Of Counsel,
Stroock, Stroock & Lavan NY Ada Louise Huxtable Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Criticism, 1970) New York NY Geza Jeszensky Ambassador Ambassador, Hungary to U.S. (1998-    ) Ambassador, Hungary to U.S. (1998-    ) DC? Jeane Kirkpatrick Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to U.N. (1981-85) Professor, Georgetown University DC Tommy Koh Ambassador Ambassador, Singapore to U.S. (1984-90), U.N.
(1968-71, 74-84) Professor, Seton Hall University NJ Joshua Lederberg Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1958) President Emeritus, Rockefeller University NY Joseph Lelyveld Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (General Non-Fiction,
1986)   NY? Osman Faruk Logoglu Ambassador Ambassador, Turkey to U.S. (2001-     ) Ambassador, Turkey to U.S. (2001-     ) DC? Lorin Maazel Music Conductor, New York Philharmonic New York NY Alan G. MacDiarmid Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry (2000) Professor of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania PA Anna Moffo Music Soprano New York NY Daniel Patrick Moynihan Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to U.N. (1975-76), India
(1973-75); Former Senator New York NY Ivory V. Nelson University President President, Linclon University (1999-   ) President, Linclon University (1999-   ) PA Olara Otunnu United Nations Under Secretary-General and Special Representative
of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict United Nations NY Philip Pearlstein Arts Artist New York NY Richard Serra Arts Artist New York NY Han Seung-Soo United Nations President, U.N. General Assembly (2001-02) United Nations NY Ruth Simmons University President President, Brown College (2001-    );
Former President Smith College (1995-2000)   President, Brown College RI Joseph Stiglitz Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (2001) Professor of Economics, Stanford University;
Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution CA Susumu Tonegawa Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1987) MIT MA John Updike Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Fiction, 1982 and 1991) Ipswich MA Linda Vester Media Fox News   NY Alberto Vitale Business CEO of Random House CEO of Random House NY James D. Watson Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1962) President, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (Cold
Spring, New York) NY Josh Weston Business Honorary Chairman of the Board, ADP   NJ Makmur Widodo United Nations Permanent Representative of the Republic of
Indonesia to the United Nations United Nations NY Rosalyn S. Yalow Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1977) Professor, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine; Veterans
Administration Hospital (Bronx, NY) NY Muhammad Yunus International Organizations / NGO Chairman and Founder, Grameen Bank Board, UN Foundation; Ambassador, UNAIDS   Adolfo Aguilar Zinser United Nations Permanent Representative of Mexico to the
United Nations United Nations NY Farid Abboud Ambassador Ambassador, Lebanon to U.S. (1999-     ) Ambassador, Lebanon to U.S. (1999-     ) DC? George A. Akerlof Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (2001) Professor of Economics, University of California
at Berkeley CA Philip W. Anderson Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (1977) Professor Emeritus, Princeton University;
Bell Labs NJ Marcia Angell Miscellaneous Editor in Chief, New England Journal of Medicine Editor in Chief, New England Journal of Medicine MA Dominick Argento Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1975)   MN John Ashbery Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1976) New York NY Emmanuel Ax Music Pianist New York NY William B. Bader Government Assistant Secretary of State for Educational
and Cultural Affairs (1999-   )   DC Bernard Baker Business Chairman, Board of Directors, FuelCell Energy   CT Curtis Barnette Business Of Counsel, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom   DC Craig Barrett Business President and CEO, Intel Corporation   AZ Leslie Bassett Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1966)   MI Hans Bethe Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (1967)     Judith Blegen Music Soprano     Alfred H. Bloom University President President, Swarthmore College (1991-   ) President, Swarthmore College (1991-   ) PA Derek Bok University President President, Harvard University (1971-91) President Emeritus and Professor of Law, Harvard
University MA Daniel J. Boorstin Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (History, 1974) Washington DC Robert S. Bowen Business Vice Chairman and CEO, Group 1 Software, Inc.   MD Andrew Brimmer Business Member, Federal Reserve Board (1966) Professor, University of Massachusetts MA James M. Buchanan Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (1986) Advisory General Director, James M. Buchanan
Center for Political Economy, George Mason University VA David A. Caputo University President President, Pace University (2000-   );
President, Hunter College (1995-2000) President, Pace University NY Ingvar G. Carlsson Head of State Prime Minister of Sweden (1986-91, 1994-96)     Gerhard Casper University President President, Stanford University (1992-2000) Professor of Law, Stanford University CA Dale Chihuly Arts Artist Seattle WA Timothy Chorba Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Singapore (1994-97) Patton Boggs Law Firm DC Wlodziemierz Cimoszewicz Head of State Prime Minister of Poland (199?-200?)     Chuck Close Arts Artist New York NY George Crumb Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1968) Philadelphia PA Jeffrey Davidow Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Mexico (1998-     ),
Venezuela (1993-96), Zambia (1988-90) Ambassador, U.S. to Mexico (1998-     ),
Venezuela (1993-96), Zambia (1988-90) David Brion Davis Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (General Non-Fiction,
1967) Orange CT Misha Dichter Music Pianist New York NY Lamberto Dini Head of State Prime Minister of Italy (1995-96)     David Herbert Donald Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Biography or Autobiography,
1961 & 1988) Lincoln MA Donald B. Easum Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Nigeria (1971-77)   NY Bay Fang Media National Correspondent, US News and World
Report National Correspondent, US News and World
Report DC Bruce Bissell Finley Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Breaking News Reporting,
2000) Denver CO Robert Finn Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Afghanistan (2002-     ),
Tajikistan Ambassador, U.S. to Afghanistan (2002-     ),
Tajikistan   Jonathan Franzen Writer Author of The Corrections   NY Eric Freedman Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Beat Reporting, 1994) East Lansing MI Milton Friedman Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (1976) Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago;
Hoover Institution IL Michael Froman Business Chief of Staff, Office of the Chairman, Citigroup,
Inc.   NY Nina Gershon Government Federal Judge Federal Judge NY Abdul Aziz Abdul Ghani Head of State Prime Minister of Yemen (199?-   )     Riccardo Giacconi Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (2002) President, Associated Universities, Inc.;
Professor, Johns Hopkins University MD? Valery Giscard d'Estaing Head of State Prime Miniser of France (1974-81)     Milton Glaser Arts Artist New York NY Philip Glass Music Composer New York NY Doris Kearns Goodwin Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (History, 1995) Rockport, Maine   Hanna Holborn Gray University President President, University of Chicago (1978-93) President Emeritus and Professor of History,
University of Chicago IL Paul Greenberg Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Editorial Writing,
1969) Little Rock AR Frederick S. Hammer Business Co-Chairman, Inter-Atlantic and Annuity and
Life Re (Holdings) Ltd   NY Arthur Hartman Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. Ambassador to U.S.S.R. (1981-87),
France (1977-81)     Anthony Hecht Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1968) Washington DC Abdel Aziz Hegazy Head of State Prime Minister of Egypt (1974-75)     Samuel Isaly Business Founding and Managing Partner of OrbiMed Advisors
LLC New York NY Hugh R. Jones Business Senior Partner, Boston Office of Hale and
Dorr LLP   MA Wolf Kahn Arts Artist New York NY Galway Kinnell Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1983) New York NY Masatoshi Koshiba Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (2002) Senior Counselor, International Center for
Elementary Particle Physics (University of Tokyo)   Alan M. Kriegsman Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Criticism, 1976) Chevy Chase MD Hyun Jae Lee Head of State Prime Minister of Korea (1988)     Philip Lochner Business Senior Vice President, Time Warner (1998)   CT Richard W. Lyman University President President, Stanford University (1970-80);
President, Rockefeller Foundation   CA Carleton Mabee Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Biography or Autobiography,
1944) New York NY Charles F. MacCormack International Organizations / NGO President, Save the Children; Former President,
World Learning President, Save the Children CT Mary Ellen Mark Arts Artist New York NY Donald Martino Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1974) Cambridge MA Donald J. McConnell Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Eritrea (2001-    ),
Burkina Faso (1993-96) Ambassador, U.S. to Eritrea (2001-    ),
Burkina Faso (1993-96)   Thomas Messer Arts Director, Guggenheim (1961-88)   NY Franco Modigliani Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (1985) MIT MA Erwin Neher Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1991) Director, Membrane Biophysics Department,
Max Planck Institut (Gottingen, Germany)   Douglass C. North Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (1993) Professor of Economics, Washington University MO Ronald D.F. Palmer Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Togo, 1976-78; Malaysia,
1981-83; Mauritius, 1986-89 Professor Emeritus, George Washington University DC Alfred Partoll Business Vice President AT&T Retired NY Wayne Peterson Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1992) San Francisco CA Thomas R. Pickering Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to U.N. (1989-92), Russia,
India, Israel, El Salvador, Nigeria, Jordan Senior Vice President, The Boeing Company   Donald J. Planty Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Guatemala (1996-     ) Ambassador, U.S. to Guatemala (1996-     )   Cornelius B. Prior Jr Business CEO of several companies who gave $5 million
to Holy Cross College in 1998   CT Roger Reynolds Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1989) La Jolla CA Lawrence R. Ricciardi Business Senior VP & General Counsel, IBM (1995-Present)   NY Ned Rorem Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1976) Nantucket MA Roger Rosenblatt Media Award-winning journalist   NY Jaime Daremblum Rosenstein Ambassador Ambassador, Costa Rica to U.S. (199?-     ) Ambassador, Costa Rica to U.S. (199?-     ) DC? Carlo Rubbia Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (1984) Professor, University of Pavia (Italy); President
of the Italian Instiute for Environmentally-safe Energy (ENEA)   Theodore E. Russell Ambassador Ambassador, U.S. to Slovakia (1993-96)   VA Paul Samuelson Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (1970) Professor Emeritus, MIT MA Bengt Samuelsson Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine (1982) Professor of Physiological Chemistry and former
President, Karolinska Institute (Sweden); Chairman, Nobel Foundation   John R. Silber University President President, Boston University (1971-96) Chancellor, Boston University (1996-   ) MA Charles Simic Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1990) Stratford NH Jane Smiley Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Fiction, 1992) New York NY Hedrick Smith Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (International Reporting,
1974)     Margaret Snyder United Nations Founding Executive Director of the United
Nations Fund for Women (UNIFEM)       Javier Solano United Nations Secretary-General, NATO (1995-99)     Mark Strand Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1999) Chicago IL Niara Sudarkasa University President President, Lincoln University (198?-98)     Charles H. Townes Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (1964) Professor Emeritus, University of California
at Berkeley; Lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts MA Garrick Utley Media Chief Foreign Correspondent, NBC News Contributor, CNN's New York Bureau NY PeterViereck Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1949) South Hadley MA George Walker Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Music, 1996) Montclair NJ Michael Walzer Miscellaneous Political Theorist Professor, Princeton University NJ Allen Weinstein International Organizations / NGO President, Center for Democracy President, Center for Democracy DC CharlesWright Pulitzer Pulitzer Prize Winner (Poetry, 1998) Charlottesville VA Chen NingYang Nobel Nobel Prize Winner in Physics (1957) Professor at SUNY Stony Brook; Chinese University
of Hong Kong; Tsinghua University (Beijing) NY?

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