ISSG Faculty Director Announced as 2024 Guggenheim Fellow

Columbia U ISSG
April 12, 2024

Jack Halberstam, the David Feinson Professor of the Humanities, Department of English and Comparative Literature and Director of the Institute the Study of Gender & Sexuality (ISSG) has been named a 2024 Guggenheim Fellow.

Fellows are chosen through a rigorous application and peer review process from a pool of almost 3,000 applicants. As established in 1925 by founder Senator Simon Guggenheim, each fellow receives a monetary stipend to pursue independent work at the highest level under “the freest possible conditions.”

Please join us in extending our congratulations to Professor Halberstam on this achievement!

To learn more about the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and the other 2024 recipients, please visit: