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2012 Canada Gairdner International Award

Michael W. Young

Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor
Vice President for Academic Affairs


B.A. in biology, 1971
Ph.D. in genetics, 1975
University of Texas, Austin


Stanford University School of Medicine, 1975–1977


Assistant Professor, 1978–1984
Associate Professor, 1984–1988
Professor, 1988–
Vice President for Academic Affairs, 2004–
The Rockefeller University

Investigator, 1987–1996
Howard Hughes Medical Institute