B.A. Bryn Mawr College; B.A., M.A. University of Cambridge; Ph.D. Columbia University; hon.: D.H.L., Hum.D., Litt.D., L.D.
Currently located in the Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy, Catharine Stimpson is an affiliated member of the NYU Law School Faculty. From January 1994, to October 1997, she served as Director of the Fellows Program at the MacArthur Foundation in Chicago. Now the editor of a book series for the University of Chicago Press, she was the founding editor of Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society.