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Jonathan F. Fanton

AKA Jonathan Foster Fanton

Born: 1943

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Administrator

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President, MacArthur Foundation, 1999-2009

Wife: Cynthia Greenleaf Fanton

    University: BA, Yale University (1965)
    University: MA Philosophy, Yale University (1977)
    University: PhD American History, Yale University (1978)
    Administrator: Associate Provost, Yale University (1976-78)
    Administrator: VP Planning, University of Chicago (1978-82)
    Administrator: President, New School for Social Research (1982-99)

    MacArthur Foundation President (1999-2009)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Chicago History Museum Trustee
    Human Rights Watch
    Partnership for New Communities (Chicago) Co-Chairman
    Rockefeller Brothers Fund Advisory Trustee
    Security Council Report Chairman

Author of books:
The University and Civil Society (1995, two vols.)


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