Frank E. Sulzberger Professor of Physics, University of Chicago, and Director of Fermilab. Won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1988.
AAAS Presidential Address: Leon M. Lederman, "The Advancement of Science," Science (22 May 1992) 256:1119-1124.Discipline: Physics AAAS offices held:
- Chair, Council Affairs, 1990 - 1991
- President, 1992
- Chair, Executive Committee of the Board of Directors, 1993 - 1994
- AAAS Philip Hauge Abelson Prize, 2000.
For his outstanding scientific scholarship, his leadership and advocacy of international collaborations in science, and his commitment to the improvement of science and mathematics education at the local, state, and national levels.
- Nobel e-Museum, The Nobel Foundation