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Life Sciences, Professors-at-Large

Laurie Marker

Laurie Marker (2013-2019)—is one of the world’s pre-eminent wildlife conservationists, internationally famous for her innovative, holistic thinking in designing multidisciplinary approaches that conserve biodiversity through the promotion of sustainable human development.  Her career began as a wildlife biologist working on the care of captive animals in zoos.  She developed an affinity for cheetahs and began … Read More

Nima Arkani-Hamed

Nima Arkani-Hamed (2013-2019) is one of today’s most influential leaders in high-energy theoretical physics phenomenology, revolutionizing the field of particle theory over the last decade.  His research focuses on the relationship between theory and experiment.  He is a Professor of Natural Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey.  His new groundbreaking … Read More

Margaret McFall Ngai

Margaret McFall Ngai (2011-2017) is a Professor of Medical Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2004-present) and affiliate professor at the University of Hawaii (2004-present). She is one of the foremost life scientists encompassing the fields of immunology, symbiosis, and marine biology, and is considered an international leader and undisputed expert in the … Read More

Sarah Blaffer Hrdy

Sarah Blaffer Hrdy (2011-2017) is currently Professor Emerita in anthropology at the University of California at Davis. She is a distinguished anthropologist, primatologist and human behaviorist who has made major contributions to the fields of evolutionary and behavioral biology, primatology, human ecology and development, and the evolution of the family. Her contributions have advanced the … Read More

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