US NATIONAL AWARDS

Paul Alivisatos
Director
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Samsung Distinguished Professor in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Research
University of California, Berkeley

Jacqueline Barton
Chair of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Arthur and Marian Hanisch Memorial Professor
California Institute of Technology

Thomas Cech
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1989)
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Distinguished Professor
University of Colorado Boulder

Martin Chalfie
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2008)
University Professor
Columbia University

Steven Chu
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physics (1997)
Secretary, United States Department of Energy (2009-2013)
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Humanities and Sciences
Stanford University

Mariette DiChristina
Dean, College of Communication
Boston University

Nicholas B. Dirks (Chair)
President and Chief Executive Officer
New York Academy of Sciences

Laurie Glimcher
President and Chief Executive Officer
Director of Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Richard and Susan Smith Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Joseph Goldstein
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1985)
Professor and Chairman of Molecular Genetics
Professor of Humanities and Sciences
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Freeman Hrabowski, III
President
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Louis J. Ignarro
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1998)
Member, Brain Research Institute
Professor Emeritus, Molecular & Medical Pharmacology
University of California, Los Angeles

Roger Kornberg
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2006)
Mrs. George A. Winzer Professor in Medicine
Stanford University

Eric Lander
Science Advisor to the President of the United States of America
Director
US Office of Science and Technology Policy

Robert Langer
David H. Koch Institute Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Robert Lefkowitz
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2012)
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pathology and Biochemistry
Duke University

Michal Lipson
Winner, Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists (2010)
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Columbia University

Szabolcs Márka
Winner, Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists (2011)
Walter O. LeCroy, Jr. Associate Professor of Physics
Columbia University

Ruslan Medzhitov
Winner, Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists (2007)
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David W. Wallace Professor of Immunobiology
Yale University

Assaf Naor
Winner, Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists (2012)
Henry Burchard Fine Professor of Mathematics
Princeton University

Erin O'Shea
Investigator, HHMI Janelia Research Campus
President
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Stanley Prusiner
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1997)
Director, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases
University of California, San Francisco 

Ellis Rubinstein 
President Emeritus
New York Academy of Sciences

Terrence Sejnowski
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor and Laboratory Head of Computational Neurobiology
Salk Institute for Biological Studies

K. Barry Sharpless
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2001)
W. M. Keck Professor of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute

Marc Tessier-Lavigne
President
Stanford University

George Whitesides
Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor of Chemistry
Harvard University

Frank Wilczek
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physics (2004)
Herman Feshbach Professor of Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Huda Zoghbi
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine