From the Harvard Gazette
Claudine Gay, Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, has announced that Ju Yon Kim, Khaled El-Rouayheb, and James Mickens have been named Harvard College Professors. Launched in 1997 through the support of John and Frances Loeb, the professorships provide support for professional development, in the form of research or scholarly activities and a semester of paid leave or a summer salary. El-Rouayheb, James Richard Jewett Professor of Islamic Intellectual History and chair of the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations; Kim, professor of English; and Mickens, Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science, begin their five-year appointments July 1. Read the full article here.