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The world's leading biomedical research university

Rockefeller scientists specialize in discovery, leading their fields with transformative research that drives medical breakthroughs.

Science for the benefit of humanity

In 82 independent laboratories, Rockefeller scientists pursue revolutionary discoveries. Our open structure offers unparalleled resources and freedom, allowing our scientists to pursue high-risk, high-reward ideas.


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Graduate Students
Shixin Liu

Shixin Liu


Rockefeller University is a truly special place to do science. I constantly draw inspiration from world-renowned pioneers, my fellow faculty, vibrant students and postdocs. These people are what define Rockefeller. Once you are here, you become part of it.

Awards & Honors

Rockefeller scientists have won a collective 25 Nobel Prizes and 22 Lasker Awards. Learn about our most recent honors.

Graduate Program in Bioscience

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