The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Simon A. Levin
George M. Moffett Professor of Biology
"For international leadership in environmental science, straddling ecology and applied mathematics, to promote conservation; for his impact on a generation of environmental scientists; and for his critical contributions to ecology, environmental economics, epidemiology, applied mathematics, and evolution."
Presented by President Barack H. Obama in the East Room of the White House on May 19, 2016.