Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.). Board of Trustees. Decadal Review records
Scope and Contents
The Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.). Board of Trustees. Decadal Review records contain the administrative files related to the Board of Trustee's "Decadal Review" of Institute for Advanced Study operations. Materials include administrative correspondence, meeting minutes, questionairres and surveys, research reports, and audio cassettes documenting every aspect of the traditional ten-year audit of the Institute for Advanced Study. Materials date from the first review in 1955 to 2012.
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Select materials in this collection are subject to the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy (1986).
Per the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy, Institute records remain under restriction for 30 years from the date of the record’s creation. Additionally, all institutional records related to personnel (including human resources record and/or records related to recommendation and/or appointment to the Institute) remain restricted for the lifetime of both the creator and subject.
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The Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.). Board of Trustees. Decadal Review records contain administrative records and documentation related to the Board of Trustee's "Decadal Review" of Institute for Advanced Study operations. Materials date from the first review in 1955 to 2012.
These records are arranged into the following sub-gropus: Joint Faculty-Trustee Study Committee, Trustees Committee on the Future of the Institute (Barklie McKee Henry, chair), Review Committee of the Board of Trustees (Martin Segal, chair), Planning and Review Committee (James Wolfensohn, chair), Decadal Review (Richard Black and Helene Kaplan, co-chairs), Decadal Review (Peter Goddard), Decadal Review, Trustees, Review Committees, and Decadal Review Files.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Institute for Advanced Study Director's Office transferred these files to the Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center.
Upon receipt, archivist arranged materials into sub-groups. Archivists housed materials into acid-free containers for long-term storage and preservation.
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- 2022-02-03: Caitlin Rizzo revised this finding aid to comply with DACS standards and revised the record group title.