Faculty Achievements

Dr. Saheed Aderinto Wins the Prestigious Dan David Prize

In February, FIU History Professor Saheed Aderinto was awarded the prestigious Dan David Prize, which recognizes outstanding contributions to the study of history and includes $300,000, the world’s largest cash prize in the field.

The selection committee lauded Aderinto “for situating African history at the cutting edge of diverse literatures in the history of sexuality, nonhumans and violence, noting that it is exceptional to see a single person leading scholarship in all of these fields.”

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