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."
Award will be presented by President Barack Obama at a future White House ceremony (date TBD).