American Academy of Arts & Sciences

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, established in 1780, is a leading U.S. organization that recognizes outstanding achievements in academia, arts, and public affairs. Gerd Gigerenzer was elected a member in 2016. The Academy focuses on bringing together experts from various fields to address societal challenges through research, publications, and conferences. Its mission centers on promoting interdisciplinary collaboration and providing non-partisan policy guidance. The Academy's work is instrumental in shaping intellectual discourse and advancing solutions for complex issues, reflecting its dedication to knowledge and societal progress.