Lander in 2008
|Alma mater||Princeton University (BS)|
University of Oxford (DPhil)
|Awards||MacArthur Fellowship (1987)|
Dickson Prize (1997)
Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service (1998)
Gairdner Award (2002)
Harvey Prize (2012)
Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences (2013)
Killian Award (2017)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
|Thesis||Topics in algebraic coding theory (1980)|
|Doctoral advisor||Peter Cameron|
|Doctoral students||Manolis Kellis|
Erez Lieberman Aiden
Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957) is an American mathematician and geneticist.
He was a former member of the Whitehead Institute, and the founding director of the Broad Institute. He was co-chair of U.S. President Barack Obama's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. He is a 1987 MacArthur Fellow.
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