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Spring 2018 Honors and Awards

-Raghu Iyengar became the Academic Director of the Wharton Customer Analytics Executive Education Program.

-Peter Fader won the 2018 Wharton Iron Prof Award.

-Daniel J. Singer received the 2018 Dean’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by an Assistant Professor.

-Ezekiel Dixon-Román received the 2018 American Educational Research Association’s (AERA) Outstanding Book Award for Inheriting Possibility: Social Reproduction and Quantification in Education.

-Yoseph Barash was promoted to Associate Professor of Genetics with tenure.

-Zachary Ives was named the Adani President’s Distinguished Professor.

-Vijay Kumar was elected a member of the American Philosophical Society.

-An Overseer Profile of Fred Warren was featured in the Spring 2018 Penn Engineering Magazine.

-Damon Centola’s new book How Behavior Spreads: The Science of Complex Contagions was published.

-Danielle Bassett received the 2018 Erdős–Rényi Prize in Network Science.

-Peter Fader received the 2018 AMA Foundation Charles Coolidge Parlin Marketing Research Award.