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National Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences is comprised of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research, dedicated to the furtherance of science and technology and to their use for the general welfare. Members and foreign associates are elected in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Thirty-nine Rockefeller University scientists are members or foreign associates of The National Academy of Sciences.

Current Faculty


Mary E. Hatten

National Academy of Sciences
Frederick P. Rose Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Nathaniel Heintz

National Academy of Sciences
James and Marilyn Simons Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Stanislas Leibler

National Academy of Sciences
Gladys T. Perkin Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Leslie B. Vosshall

National Academy of Sciences
Robin Chemers Neustein Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Michel C. Nussenzweig

National Academy of Sciences
Zanvil A. Cohn and Ralph M. Steinman Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Eric D. Siggia

National Academy of Sciences
Viola Ward Brinning and Elbert Calhoun Brinning Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Seth A. Darst

National Academy of Sciences
Jack Fishman Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Michael W. Young

1949 -

National Academy of Sciences
Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Charles D. Gilbert

National Academy of Sciences
Arthur and Janet Ross Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Jeffrey V. Ravetch

National Academy of Sciences
Theresa and Eugene M. Lang Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Marc Tessier-Lavigne

National Academy of Sciences
Carson Family Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Cori Bargmann

National Academy of Sciences
Torsten N. Wiesel Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Barry S. Coller

National Academy of Sciences
David Rockefeller Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Jeffrey M. Friedman

1954 -

National Academy of Sciences
Marilyn M. Simpson Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Joel E. Cohen

National Academy of Sciences
Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Paul Nurse

1949 -

National Academy of Sciences
Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Jan L. Breslow

National Academy of Sciences
Frederick Henry Leonhardt Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Fernando Nottebohm

National Academy of Sciences
Dorothea L. Leonhardt Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Mitchell J. Feigenbaum

National Academy of Sciences
Toyota Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Emil C. Gotschlich

1935 -

National Academy of Sciences
R. Gwin Follis-Chevron Professor Emeritus

National Academy of Sciences

Günter Blobel

1936 -2018

National Academy of Sciences
John D. Rockefeller Jr. Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Torsten N. Wiesel

1924 -

National Academy of Sciences
Vincent and Brooke Astor Professor Emeritus

National Academy of Sciences

Paul Greengard

1925 -

National Academy of Sciences
Vincent Astor Professor

National Academy of Sciences

Purnell W. Choppin

National Academy of Sciences
Professor Emeritus

National Academy of Sciences

James E. Darnell Jr.

National Academy of Sciences
Vincent Astor Professor Emeritus

National Academy of Sciences

Past Faculty

Ralph M. Steinman

1943—2011

National Academy of Sciences

Arnold J. Levine

National Academy of Sciences

Anthony Cerami

National Academy of Sciences

Emil Thomas Kaiser

National Academy of Sciences

Hidesaburo Hanafusa

1929—2009

National Academy of Sciences

James Glimm

National Academy of Sciences

Marilyn G. Farquhar

National Academy of Sciences

David Luck

National Academy of Sciences

Gian-Carlo Rota

National Academy of Sciences

George E. Palade

1912—2008

National Academy of Sciences

Henry P. McKean Jr.

National Academy of Sciences

Richard M. Krause

National Academy of Sciences

Christian de Duve

1917—2013

National Academy of Sciences

Igor Tamm

National Academy of Sciences

Merrill W. Chase

National Academy of Sciences

Zanvil A. Cohn

National Academy of Sciences

Philip Siekevitz

National Academy of Sciences

Kenneth M. Case

National Academy of Sciences

David Baltimore

1938 -

National Academy of Sciences

Edward H. Ahrens Jr.

National Academy of Sciences

William Trager

National Academy of Sciences

James G. Hirsch

National Academy of Sciences

Alexander G. Bearn

National Academy of Sciences

R. Bruce Merrifield

1921—2006

National Academy of Sciences

Vincent P. Dole

1913—2006

National Academy of Sciences

Rodney L. Cool

National Academy of Sciences

Peter Marler

National Academy of Sciences

Rebecca C. Lancefield

National Academy of Sciences

Norton D. Zinder

National Academy of Sciences

Gerald M. Edelman

1929—2014

National Academy of Sciences

Moses Kunitz

National Academy of Sciences

Henry G. Kunkel

1916—1983

National Academy of Sciences

Philip Levine

1900—1987

National Academy of Sciences

Floyd Ratliff

National Academy of Sciences

Sam Granick

National Academy of Sciences

Mark Kac

National Academy of Sciences

Keith Porter

National Academy of Sciences

William K. Estes

National Academy of Sciences

Maclyn McCarty

1911—2005

National Academy of Sciences

Abraham Pais

National Academy of Sciences

Rollin D. Hotchkiss

National Academy of Sciences

William H. Stein

1911—1980

National Academy of Sciences

Stanford Moore

1913—1982

National Academy of Sciences

Donald R. Griffin

National Academy of Sciences

Armin C. Braun

National Academy of Sciences

Carl Pfaffmann

National Academy of Sciences

Frank Brink Jr.

National Academy of Sciences

Walther F. Goebel

National Academy of Sciences

Neal E. Miller

National Academy of Sciences

Joshua Lederberg

1925—2008

National Academy of Sciences

George K. Uhlenbeck

National Academy of Sciences

Alfred E. Mirksy

National Academy of Sciences

Frank L. Horsfall Jr.

National Academy of Sciences

David P.C. Lloyd

National Academy of Sciences

Theodore Shedlovsky

National Academy of Sciences

Edward L. Tatum

1909—1975

National Academy of Sciences

Philip D. McMaster

National Academy of Sciences

D. Wayne Woolley

National Academy of Sciences

Frederick Seitz

National Academy of Sciences

Lyman C. Craig

1906—1974

National Academy of Sciences

Fritz A. Lipmann

1899—1986

National Academy of Sciences

Rafael Lorente de Nó

National Academy of Sciences

H. Keffer Hartline

1903—1983

National Academy of Sciences

Paul A. Weiss

National Academy of Sciences

Lewis G. Longsworth

National Academy of Sciences

Theodosius Dobzhansky

National Academy of Sciences

Leonor Michaelis

National Academy of Sciences

René Dubos

1901—1982

National Academy of Sciences

Wendell M. Stanley

1904—1971

National Academy of Sciences

Richard E. Shope

1901—1966

National Academy of Sciences

James B. Murphy

National Academy of Sciences

Detlev W. Bronk

National Academy of Sciences

Duncan A. Macinnes

National Academy of Sciences

Thomas M. Rivers

National Academy of Sciences

John H. Northrop

1891—1987

National Academy of Sciences

Herbert S. Gasser

1888—1963

National Academy of Sciences

Oswald T. Avery

1877—1955

National Academy of Sciences

Walter A. Jacobs

National Academy of Sciences

Karl Landsteiner

1868—1943

National Academy of Sciences

Louis O. Kunkel

National Academy of Sciences

Peyton Rous

1879—1970

National Academy of Sciences

Florence R. Sabin

National Academy of Sciences

Eugene L. Opie

National Academy of Sciences

Rufus Cole

National Academy of Sciences

Donald D. Van Slyke

National Academy of Sciences

W.J.V. Osterhout

National Academy of Sciences

P.A.T. Levene

National Academy of Sciences

Samuel J. Meltzer

National Academy of Sciences

Jacques Loeb

National Academy of Sciences

Simon Flexner

National Academy of Sciences

Theobald Smith

National Academy of Sciences

About the National Academy of Sciences

Membership in the National Academy of Sciences is a well-known honor bestowed upon exceptional scientists conducting original research in their field. No more than 84 new members and 21 foreign associated are elected annually.

Contact

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