Alfred E. Emerson Alfred Edwards Emerson (December 31, 1896 – October 3, 1976) was an American biologist, Professor of Zoology at the University of Chicago, a noted entomologist and leading authority on termites.
Alfred Kinsey Alfred Charles Kinsey was an American biologist, professor of entomology and zoology, and sexologist who in 1947 founded the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana University, now known as the Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction.
Ali al-Tamimi Ali Al-Tamimi (also Ali Al-Timimi; born December 14, 1963, in Washington, DC) is a former Fairfax County resident, biologist, and Islamic teacher.
Alice S. Huang Alice S. Huang (traditional Chinese: 黃詩厚; simplified Chinese: 黄诗厚; Pinyin: Huáng Shīhòu; Wade–Giles: Huang Shih-Hou) is an American biologist specialized in microbiology and virology.
Anastasios Melis Anastasios Melis is a Greek biologist at the University of California, Berkeley who is researching the possibility of creating hydrogen from algae.
Andrej Šali Andrej Šali (born 1963, Kranj, Slovenia) is a computational structural biologist.
Andrew Baldwin Lieutenant Commander Dr. Andrew James "Andy" Baldwin, USN (born February 5, 1977, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA) is a US Naval Officer, ironman triathlete, humanitarian, and physician.
Andrew Benson Andrew Alm Benson is an American biologist and a professor of biology at the University of California, San Diego until his retirement in 1989.
Andrew Fire Andrew Zachary Fire (born April 27, 1959) is an American biologist and professor of pathology and of genetics at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Andrew Kasarskis Andrew Kasarskis (born November 2, 1972, in Madison, Wisconsin) is an American biologist.
Andrey Avinoff Dr. Andrey Avinoff (14 February 1884 - 16 July 1949) (sometimes referred to as Andrej Nikolajewitsch Avinoff or Andrei Avinoff), was a Russian entomologist.
Angelika Amon Angelika Amon, Ph.D. (b. 1967) is an Austrian American molecular and cell biologist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
Anita Roberts Anita B. Roberts (April 3, 1942 – May 26, 2006) was a molecular biologist who made pioneering observations of a protein, TGF-β, that is critical in healing wounds and bone fractures and th...
Ann Kiessling Ann A. Kiessling is an American reproductive biologist and one of the leaders in human parthenogenic stem cell research at The Bedford Stem Cell Research Foundation.
Anne H. Ehrlich Anne Howland Ehrlich (born Anne Fitzhugh Howland, November 17, 1933 in Des Moines, Iowa) is the co-author of several books on overpopulation and ecology with her husband, Stanford University pro...
Anne Simon Dr. Anne Simon, Ph.D. was the science advisor of the American TV series The X-Files.
Anne Wojcicki Anne E. Wojcicki (born July 28, 1973) is an American biotech analyst, biologist, and businesswoman.
Anthony R. Hunter Anthony Rex Hunter (born 23 August 1943) is a British-American biologist who is a Professor of Biology at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and the University of California, San Diego.
Aron Moscona Aron Arthur Moscona (July 4, 1921 – January 14, 2009) was an American developmental biologist who studied how embryos develop, and how the undifferentiated cells within the developing embr...
Arthur B. Chapman Arthur Barclay Chapman (28 October 1908 – 29 December 2004) was the University of Wisconsin–Madison's "most accomplished animal genetic researcher.
Arthur L. Horwich Arthur L. Horwich (born 1951) is an American biologist and Eugene Higgins Professor of Genetics and Pediatrics at Yale School of Medicine.
Arthur Lander Arthur D. Lander, M.D., Ph.D. is Director of the Center for Complex Biological Systems at the University of California, Irvine.
Arthur Nobile Arthur Nobile (May 6, 1920 – January 13, 2004) was an American biologist.
Arthur R. Marshall Arthur Raymond Marshall Jr. (1919 – 1985) was a scientist and Everglades conservationist who spearheaded efforts to preserve Florida’s wetlands.
Atul Butte Atul J. Butte is researcher in biomedical informatics and biotechnology entrepreneur in Silicon Valley.
Avery Gilbert Avery Gilbert is a self-described "smell scientist" and "sensory psychologist".
Barbara J. Meyer Barbara J. Meyer is a biologist, noted for her pioneering research on lambda phage, a virus that infects bacteria; discovery of the master control gene involved in sex determination; and studies...
Barry Commoner Barry Commoner was an American biologist, college professor, and politician. He was a leading ecologist and among the founders of the modern environmental movement. He ran for president of the United States in the 1980 U.S. presidential election on the Citizens Party ticket.
Barry Trimmer Barry A. Trimmer is a distinguished English Scientist whose research primarily focuses on biomechanics and soft-bodied locomotion.
Beatrice Mintz Beatrice Mintz (born 24 January 1921 in New York City) is an American embryologist who has contributed to the understanding of genetic modification, cellular differentiation and cancer, particul...
Benjamin Elazari Volcani Benjamin Elazari Volcani discovered life in the Dead Sea and pioneered biological silicon research at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego.
Benjamin Rubin Benjamin Rubin (born September 27, 1917 in New York, New York - died March 8, 2010) is an American microbiologist, known as the inventor of the bifurcated vaccination needle, which played an imp...
Bernard Davis Bernard David Davis (January 7, 1916 – January 14, 1994) was an American biologist who made major contributions in microbial physiology and metabolism.
Bernard E. Proctor Bernard E. Proctor was an American food scientist who was involved in early research on food irradiation.
Beth Shapiro Beth A. Shapiro is an American evolutionary molecular biologist.
Bettie Steinberg Bettie M. Steinberg holds multiple positions within the North Shore-LIJ Health System: Chief Scientific Officer for The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Dean of the Elmezzi Graduate Sch...
Bob Waterston Robert Hugh "Bob" Waterston MD, is an American biologist.
Brian K. Kennedy Brian K. Kennedy, PhD, is the President and CEO of the Buck Institute for Research on Aging in Novato, California, having started in July, 2010.
Bruce Lipton Bruce Harold Lipton, born 21 October 1944 at Mount Kisco, New York, is an American developmental biologist best known for promoting the idea that genes and DNA can be manipulated by a person's beliefs.
Bruce Voeller Bruce Raymond Voeller (May 12, 1934 – February 13, 1994) was a biologist and researcher, primarily in the field of AIDS.
C. C. Li Ching Chun Li (李景均; pinyin: Lǐ Jǐngjūn; 27 October 1912, Taku, near Tianjin — 20 October 2003, Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania) was a Chinese American population geneticist and human geneticist.
C. Sue Carter C. Sue Carter is a biologist and behavioral neurobiologist.
Caitlin O'Connell-Rodwell Cailtin Elizabeth O'Connell-Rodwell is an instructor at Stanford University Medical School, scientific consultant, author, co-founder and CEO of Utopia Scientific, and a world renowned exper...
Carl Bergstrom Carl Theodore Bergstrom is a theoretical and evolutionary biologist and a professor at the University of Washington in Seattle, with a secondary appointment at the Santa Fe Institute.
Carl Rettenmeyer Carl W. Rettenmeyer (February 10, 1931 - April 9, 2009) was an American biologist who specialised in army ants.
Carl Safina Carl Safina (born 1955) is author of six books and many other writings about how the ocean is changing, including the award winning Song for the Blue Ocean and Eye of the Albatross, as w...
Carol Folt Carol L. Folt (born 1951) is the 11th chancellor, and the 29th chief executive, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Carol Lynn George Carol Lynn George (nee Curchoe, born in 1979 in Manchester, Connecticut) is an American reproductive biologist specializing in molecular and cellular biology and biotechnology.
Carol W. Greider Carolyn Widney "Carol" Greider (born April 15, 1961) is an American molecular biologist.
Caroline Crocker Caroline Crocker (b 1958) is an American immunopharmacologist who taught a biology class at George Mason University in 2005, while employed in a non-tenure track contract position as "contingent...
Carolyn Cohen Carolyn Cohen is a Professor Emeritus of Biology at Brandeis University.
Catherine Dulac Catherine Dulac (born 1963) is an American biologist notable for research on the molecular biology of olfactory signaling in mammals, particularly including pheromones.
Chancey Juday Chancey Juday (1871-1944) together with G. Evelyn Hutchinson, and his close collaborator, Edward A. Birge were pioneers of North American limnology.
Charles Davenport Charles Benedict Davenport (June 1, 1866 – February 18, 1944) was a prominent American eugenicist and biologist.
Charles DeLisi Charles DeLisi (born 1941) is the Metcalf Professor of Science and Engineering at Boston University, and also served as Dean of the College of Engineering from 1990 to 2000.
Charles Frederick Hartt Charles Frederick Hartt was a Canadian-American geologist, paleontologist and naturalist who specialized in the geology of Brazil.
Charles Sedgwick Minot Charles Sedgwick Minot (1852–1914) was an American anatomist and a founding member of the American Society for Psychical Research.
Charles Wysocki Charles J. Wysocki, Ph.D., is a biologist and psychologist currently at the Monell Chemical Senses Center.
Charles Zuker Charles S. Zuker is an American molecular geneticist and neurobiologist of Chilean descent.
Charlotte Friend Charlotte Friend, PhD (March 11, 1921 - January 13, 1987 in New York) was an American virologist.
Cheryl Hayashi Cheryl Hayashi is a biologist at University of California, Riverside who specializes in the genetic structure of spider silk.
Chi-Huey Wong Chi-Huey Wong (born August 3, 1948) is a Taiwan-born Taiwanese and American chemist and biochemist.
Choh Hao Li Choh Hao Li (sometimes Cho Hao Li) (pinyin: Lǐ Zhuōhào) (April 21, 1913—November 28, 1987) was a Chinese-born U.S. biochemist who discovered, in 1966, that human pituitary growth hormone (so...
Christian Sidor Christian A. Sidor is an American biologist and paleontologist, Associate Professor of the Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, curator of vertebrate paleontology in the...
Claire Kremen Claire Kremen (born 1961) is an American biologist, and professor of conservation biology at University of California, Berkeley.
Clara Franzini-Armstrong Clara Franzini-Armstrong ForMemRS (born 1938 Florence) is an American electron microscopist, and Professor Emeritus of Cell and Developmental Biology at University of Pennsylvania.
Clarence Erwin McClung Clarence Erwin McClung (April 5, 1870 – January 17, 1946) was an American biologist who discovered the role of chromosomes in sex determination.
Clarence M. Tarzwell Clarence Matthew Tarzwell (1907–1993) was an aquatic biologist and water pollution researcher in the employ of the United States Public Health Service and later, the Environmental Protection Agency.
Clarence Paul Oliver Clarence Paul Oliver (November 8, 1898 – July 10, 1991), known to his friends as "Pete", was an American geneticist.
Claude Alvin Villee, Jr. Claude Alvin Villee Jr. (1917, Lancaster, Pennsylvania – August 7, 2003) was an American biologist and long-time teacher at Harvard University.
Clement Markert Clement Lawrence Markert was an American biologist credited with the discovery of isozymes.
Clifford Grobstein Clifford Grobstein was an American biologist, a cancer researcher, a member of the National Academies of Sciences.
Cornelia Bargmann Cornelia Isabella "Cori" Bargmann (born 1961) is an American neurobiologist.
Craig Mello Craig Cameron Mello (born October 18, 1960) is an American biologist and professor of molecular medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Cristián Samper Cristián T. Samper Kutschbach is a Colombian-American biologist and president and chief executive officer of the Wildlife Conservation Society.
Cynthia Kenyon Cynthia Jane Kenyon (born c. 1955) is an American molecular biologist and biogerontologist known for her genetic dissection of aging in a widely used model organism, the tiny worm Caenorhabdit...
Cyrus Levinthal Cyrus Levinthal (May 2, 1922 – November 4, 1990) was an American molecular biologist.
Dan James Pantone Dan James Pantone is an American ecologist and conservationist with a Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis.
Daniel H. Janzen Daniel Hunt Janzen (born 1939 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.) is an evolutionary ecologist, naturalist, and conservationist and the son of a previous Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service.
Daniel I. Arnon Daniel Israel Arnon (November 14, 1910 – December 20, 1994) was a Polish-born American plant physiologist whose research led to greater insights into the operation of photosynthesis in plants.
Daniel J. Fairbanks Daniel J. Fairbanks (born 1956) is a former dean of Undergraduate Education at Brigham Young University (BYU).
Daniel Janzen Daniel Hunt Janzen (born 1939 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.) is an evolutionary ecologist, naturalist, and conservationist and the son of a previous Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service.
Daniel S. Rokhsar Daniel S. Rokhsar is a professor in the departments of Physics and of Molecular and Cell Biology at University of California, Berkeley and Head of the Plant Genomics Program at the Joint Genome ...
Darrell A. Posey Darrell Addison Posey (March 14, 1947-March 6, 2001) was an American anthropologist and biologist who vitalized the study of traditional knowledge of indigenous and folk populations in Brazil an...
David Botstein David Botstein (born 8 September 1942 in Switzerland) is an American biologist who has been the director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics at Princeton University since 2003.
David C. Page David C. Page, MD, is a professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the director of the Whitehead Institute, where he has a laboratory devoted to the study of the...
David Challinor David Challinor (1920 - 2008) was an American biologist, naturalist, and science advisor.
David F. Dinges David F. Dinges is a major American sleep researcher and teacher.
David J. Lipman David J. Lipman is an American biologist who since 1989 has been the Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Institutes of Health.
David L. Soltz David Lee Soltz is an American environmental biologist and the 18th President of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
David R. Goddard David Rockwell Goddard (January 3, 1908 — July 9, 1985) was an American plant physiologist.
David R. Soll David R. Soll is a Professor of Biology at the University of Iowa.
David Rasnick David William Rasnick (born 1948) is a chemist and biologist known for his work in the area of HIV/AIDS denial.
David Sloan Wilson David Sloan Wilson (born 1949) is an American evolutionary biologist and a Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences and Anthropology at Binghamton University.
David Zarling David A. Zarling is a co-founder, president and CEO of Colby Pharmaceutical Company and an oncology drug development scientist and entrepreneur.
Dawn Prince-Hughes Dawn Prince-Hughes (a.k.a. Dawn Prince) (born January 31, 1964 in Carbondale, Illinois) is an anthropologist, primatologist, and ethologist who received her M.A. and PhD in interdisciplinary a...
Dee Datta Deepshikha (Dee) Datta is a biotechnology entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
Denis Rousseau Denis L. Rousseau (signing papers as D. L. Rousseau) is an American scientist.
Detlef Weigel Detlef Weigel is a German American scientist working at the interface of developmental and evolutionary biology.
Devra G. Kleiman Devra Gail Kleiman (November 15, 1942 – April 29, 2010) was an American biologist who helped create the field of conservation biology.
Don G. Despain Dr. Don Gardner Despain (born 1940) is an American botanist, plant ecologist and fire behavior specialist, who specialized in the flora of Yellowstone National Park.
Don W. Fawcett Don Wayne Fawcett (1917 - May 7, 2009) was a pioneer of electron microscopy and one of its greatest practitioners for studying the organization of cells and tissues.
Donal T. Manahan Donal Thomas Manahan (b. 15 Oct 1953) is an Irish-born American marine scientist and comparative physiologist known for Antarctic and deep oceanic research on the physiology and ecology of marin...
Donald E. Ingber Donald E. Ingber, (born May 1, 1956, East Meadow, NY) is an American cell biologist and bioengineer, Founding Director of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard Univ...
Donald Kennedy Donald Kennedy (born August 18, 1931) is an American scientist, public administrator and academic.
Doris Taylor Doris Taylor is an American scientist, best known for her work on stem cell research and decellularization.
Douglas J. Futuyma Douglas Joel Futuyma (born 1942, New York City) is an American biologist.
Douglas Warrick Douglas Warrick, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in biophysics at the zoology department of Oregon State University, specializing in the study of functional/ecological morphology, aerodynamics,...
Eckard Wimmer Eckard Wimmer (born 22 May 1936) is a German American virologist, organic chemist and distinguished professor of molecular genetics and microbiology at Stony Brook University.
Edmund Jaeger Edmund Carroll Jaeger, D.Sc., (January 28, 1887 – August 2, 1983) was an American biologist known for his works on desert ecology.
Edward B. Lewis Edward B. Lewis (May 20, 1918 – July 21, 2004) was an American geneticist, a corecipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Edward Boyse Edward A. Boyse (August 11, 1923 – July 14, 2007) was a British-born, American physician and biologist best known for his research on the immune system and pheromones.
Edward L. Kessel Edward Luther Kessel (April 27, 1904 – September 30, 1997) was an American biologist known for his work as an entomologist and writings to reconcile science and religion.
Edward Loranus Rice Edward Loranus Rice (1871-1960) was a biologist and educator who served as the acting president of Ohio Wesleyan University.
Edward Rubin Edward M. "Eddy" Rubin is an internationally known geneticist and medical researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, California and has served as the director of the De...
Edwin Conklin Edwin Grant Conklin (November 24, 1863 – November 20, 1952) was an American biologist and zoologist, born at Waldo Ohio, and educated at Ohio Wesleyan University and Johns Hopkins University.
Edwin Copeland Edwin Bingham Copeland (September 30, 1873 – 1964) was an American botanist and agriculturist.
Edwin Linton Dr. Edwin Linton (1855–1939) was an American biologist noted for his research in the field of helminthology, the study of worms, especially parasitic worms in fishes.
Elaine Fuchs Elaine Fuchs (born 1950) is an American cell biologist, famous for her work on the biology and molecular mechanisms of mammalian skin and skin diseases, and has led the modernization of dermatology.
Elisabet Sahtouris Elisabet Sahtouris is an American evolutionary biologist, futurist, business consultant, event organizer and UN consultant on indigenous peoples.
Elizabeth Blackburn Professor Elizabeth Helen Blackburn, AC, FRS, FAA, FRSN (born 26 November 1948) is an Australian-American biological researcher at the University of California, San Francisco, who studies the te...
Ellen Heber-Katz Ellen Heber-Katz is professor at the Wistar Institute in Philadelphia.
Ellen Vitetta Ellen Vitetta is the director of the Cancer Immunobiology Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.
Elof Axel Carlson Elof Axel Carlson (born 1931) is distinguished teaching professor emeritus at State University of New York at Stony Brook, as well as an American geneticist and noted historian of Science.
Elwin Marg Elwin Marg (23 March 1918 - 15 July 2010) was an American optometrist and neuroscientist at the University of California at Berkeley.
Elwood V. Jensen Elwood Vernon Jensen (January 13, 1920 – December 16, 2012) was the Distinguished University Professor, George and Elizabeth Wile Chair in Cancer Research at the University of Cincinnati College...
Emil R. Unanue Emil Raphael Unanue (pronounced you-non-oo-ay)(born September 13, 1934) is an immunologist and the current Paul & Ellen Lacy Professor at Washington University School of Medicine.
Emile Zuckerkandl Émile Zuckerkandl (July 4, 1922 – November 9, 2013) was an Austrian-born French biologist considered one of the founders of the field of molecular evolution.
Emmett Chappelle Emmett W. Chappelle (born 25 October 1925) is a scientist who made valuable contributions in several fields: medicine, philanthropy, food science, and astrochemistry.
Eric F. Wieschaus Eric F. Wieschaus (born June 8, 1947) is an American developmental biologist and Nobel Prize-winner.
Eric Gaucher Eric Alexander Gaucher (born January 1972) is an American biologist best known for his work in a field he termed Evolutionary Synthetic Biology.
Eric Lander Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957) is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), former member of the Whitehead Institute, and founding director of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard who has devoted his career to realizing the promise of the human...
Eric N. Olson Eric Newell Olson (born September 27, 1955) is an American molecular biologist.
Eric Pianka Eric Rodger Pianka (born 23 January 1939) is an American biologist, whose work includes herpetology and evolutionary ecology.
Eric Schadt Eric Emil Schadt (born January 31, 1965) is an American mathematician and computational biologist.
Ernst Mayr Ernst Walter Mayr (July 5, 1904 – February 3, 2005) was one of the 20th century's leading evolutionary biologists.
Ethel Browne Harvey Ethel (Nicholson) Browne Harvey (December 14, 1885 in Baltimore, Maryland – September 2, 1965 in Falmouth, Massachusetts) was an American embryologist, known for her critical findings abou...
Eugene Jordan Gerberg Eugene J. "Gene" Gerberg was an American entomologist and entomological entrepreneur.
Eugene Koonin Eugene V. Koonin (born October 26, 1956) is a Senior Investigator at the National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.
Eugene Sledge Eugene Bondurant Sledge was a United States Marine, university professor, and author.
Francis P. Filice Francis Patrick Filice (born on August 19, 1922) is an American priest of the Archdiocese of San Francisco.
Francisco J. Ayala Francisco José Ayala Pereda (born March 12, 1934) is a Spanish-American biologist and philosopher at the University of California, Irvine.
Franklin Stahl Franklin (Frank) William Stahl (born October 8, 1929) is an American molecular biologist and geneticist.
Fred Sherman (scientist) Fred Sherman (May 21, 1932 – September 16, 2013) was an American scientist who pioneered the use of the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a model for studying the genetics and mole...
Frederic Clements Frederic Edward Clements (September 16, 1874 - July 26, 1945) was an American plant ecologist and pioneer in the study of vegetation succession.
Frederic M. Richards Frederic Middlebrook Richards (August 19, 1925 – January 11, 2009), commonly referred to as Fred Richards, was an American biochemist and biophysicist known for solving the pioneering crys...
Frederick Bayer Frederick Merkle Bayer (October 31, 1921 – October 2, 2007) was the emeritus curator of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, as well as a promine...
Frederick W. True Frederick William True (July 8, 1858 - June 25, 1914) was an American biologist, the first head curator of biology (1897–1911) at the United States National Museum, now part of the Smithsonian I...
G. K. Podila Gopi K. Podila (గోపి పొదిల) (September 14, 1957 – February 12, 2010) was an Indian American biologist, noted academician, and faculty member at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Gabriel G. Nahas Gabriel Georges Nahas (March 4, 1920 – June 28, 2012) was an anesthesiologist known for his advocacy against marijuana use and for the illegality of drugs.
Gail R. Martin Professor Gail R. Martin, is in charge of the developmental biology program at the University of California, San Francisco.
Gary Beauchamp Dr. Gary K. Beauchamp has been Director and President of the Monell Chemical Senses Center since 1990.
Geoffrey Chang Geoffrey Chang is a professor at the University of California, San Diego's Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine.
Geoffrey M. Cooper Geoffrey M. Cooper is a chairman and professor of biology at Boston University.
George B. Craig George B. Craig, Jr. was an American biologist and entomologist, the Clark Professor of Biology at the University of Notre Dame, a member of the National Academy of Sciences and a recipient of t...
George B. Johnson Dr George B. Johnson (born 11 June 1942, Newport News, Virginia) is a science writer who wrote the weekly column "On Science" in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
George C. Williams George Christopher Williams (May 12, 1926 – September 8, 2010) was an American evolutionary biologist.
George Diggs George M. Diggs, Jr. (born 1952) holds a Ph. D. in Biology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
George E. Fox George Edward Fox (born December 17, 1945) is a researcher at the University of Houston and, with Carl Woese in the early 1970s, was the first scientist to classify Archaea as a separate domain ...
George Melendez Wright George Melendez Wright (June 20, 1904 – February 25, 1936) was an American biologist who conducted the first scientific survey of fauna for the National Park Service.
George Oster George Oster is an American mathematical biologist, and Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology at University of California, Berkeley.
George V. Lauder George V. Lauder is a noted Professor of Organismal and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University and Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
George Wilton Field George Wilton Field, Ph. D. (1863 – 1938) was an American biologist, born at North Bridgewater, Massachusetts.
George Yancopoulos George D. Yancopoulos, M.D., Ph.D. (born 1959) is an American biomedical scientist who serves as chief scientific officer of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.. His work has included study of how ...
Gerald Edelman Gerald Maurice Edelman (born July 1, 1929) is an American biologist who shared the 1972 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for work with Rodney Robert Porter on the immune system.
Gerald Fink Gerald Fink (born 1 July 1940 -) is an American biologist, who was Director of the Whitehead Institute at MIT from 1990-2001.
Gerald M. Rubin Gerald Mayer Rubin (born 1950) is an American biologist, notable for pioneering the use of transposable P elements in genetics, and for leading the public project to sequence the Drosophila me...
Gerald Schatten Gerald Schatten (born 1949) is an American stem cell researcher with interests in cell, developmental, and reproductive biology.
Geraldine Seydoux Geraldine C. Seydoux is a Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Johns Hopkins University, and Investigator of Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Gertrude B. Elion Gertrude Belle Elion (January 23, 1918 – February 21, 1999) was an American biochemist and pharmacologist, and a 1988 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Gilbert Ashwell Gilbert Ashwell is a biochemist at the National Institutes of Health in the United States.
Gillian Small Gillian Small is the current Vice Chancellor for Research at the City University of New York.
Glenn W. Burton Glenn W. Burton was an American agricultural scientist notable for his pioneering work in plant breeding, development of pearl millet in 1956 and for other contributions that helped to increase ...
Gordon Lynn Walls Gordon Lynn Walls (April 4, 1905 - August 22, 1962) was an American professor of physiological optics and optometry at the University of California, Berkeley Walls started his education at Bosto...
Grace Evelyn Pickford Grace Evelyn Pickford (1902, Bournemouth, England – 1986) was an American biologist and endocrinologist, known for "devising ingenious instruments and techniques" and her work on the hematology ...
Graham C. Walker Graham C. Walker is an American biologist, notable for his work explicating the structure and function of proteins involved in DNA repair and mutagenesis, with applications for cancer, and for u...
Gretchen Daily Gretchen C. Daily (born October 19, 1964 Washington D.C.) is the Bing Professor of Environmental Science at Stanford University, the director of the Center for Conservation Biology at Stanford, ...
Grover C. Stephens Grover Cleveland Stephens (1925–2003), born in Oak Park, Illinois, was a marine biologist and comparative physiologist at the University of Minnesota and the University of California, Irvine.
Günter Blobel Günter Blobel (born May 21, 1936) is a German American biologist and 1999 Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology for the discovery that proteins have intrinsic signals that govern their transport an...
H. Bentley Glass Hiram Bentley Glass (January 17, 1906 – January 16, 2005) was an American geneticist and noted columnist.
H. Robert Horvitz Howard Robert Horvitz (born May 8, 1947) is an American biologist best known for his research on the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans.
Hamilton O. Smith Hamilton Othanel Smith (born August 23, 1931) is an American microbiologist and Nobel laureate.
Hampton Carson Hampton Lawrence Carson (November 5, 1914 – December 19, 2004) was an eminent American biologist best known for his work on the chromosomes of new species of the fruit fly Drosophila and his con...
Hans Westerhoff Hans Westerhof (born 24 November 1948 in Terborg, Gelderland) is a Dutch football (soccer) coach.
Harold F. Greeney Harold Greeney is an American biologist best known for establishing the Yanayacu Biological Research Station and Center for Creative Studies on the eastern slopes of Antisana volcano in Ecuador.
Harold W. Clark Harold Willard Clark was a prominent creationist in the middle of the twentieth century.
Harry Grundfest Harry Grundfest (January 10, 1904 – October 10, 1983) was an American neurologist.
Harry Hoogstraal Harry Hoogstraal (born in Chicago, Illinois, February 24, 1917, died in Cairo, Egypt, on his 69th birthday, February 24, 1986) was an American entomologist and parasitologist.
Harvey Bialy Harvey Bialy (born 1945, New York City) is an American molecular biologist and AIDS sceptic.
Harvey Lodish Harvey F. Lodish (born November 16, 1941) is a molecular and cell biologist, professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Founding Member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedic...
Hendrik Poinar Hendrik Nicholas Poinar (born May 31, 1969 in Utrecht, Netherlands) is an evolutionary biologist specializing in ancient DNA. Poinar first became known for extracting DNA sequences from ground s...
Henry A. Gleason (botanist) Henry Allan Gleason (1882–1975) was a noted American ecologist, botanist, and taxonomist, most recognized for his endorsement of the individualistic/open community concept of ecological succession.
Henry Augustus Pilsbry Henry Augustus Pilsbry (7 December 1862 – 26 October 1957) was an American biologist, malacologist and carcinologist, among other areas of study.
Henry Gleason Henry Allan Gleason was a noted American ecologist, botanist, and taxonomist, most recognized for his endorsement of the individualistic/open community concept of ecological succession.
Henry Paul Hansen Henry Paul Hansen (April 28, 1907 – October 8, 1989) was an American palynologist known largely for his pioneering work on the vegetation history of the North American Pacific Northwest and for ...
Henry Van Peters Wilson Henry Van Peters Wilson (1863–1939) was a professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Biology.
Herbert Boyer Herbert W. Boyer (born July 10, 1936) is a researcher and entrepreneur in biotechnology.
Herbert Copeland Herbert Faulkner Copeland (1902–1968) was an American biologist who contributed to the theory of biological kingdoms.
Herbert E. Walter Herbert Eugene Walter,, was a prominent biologist, author, Professor at Brown University and researcher.
Herbert McLean Evans Herbert McLean Evans (September 23, 1882 – March 6, 1971) was a U.S. anatomist and embryologist.
Hermann Joseph Muller Hermann Joseph Muller (or H. J. Muller) (December 21, 1890 – April 5, 1967) was an American geneticist, educator, and Nobel laureate best known for his work on the physiological and geneti...
Hope Jahren A. Hope Jahren (b. September 27, 1969) is an American geochemist and geobiologist known for her work using stable isotope analysis to analyze fossil forests dating to the Eocene.
Howard Berg Howard Curtis Berg (born 1934) is the Herchel Smith Professor of Physics and Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University, where he teaches biophysics and s...
Ihor R. Lemischka Ihor R. Lemischka, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized stem cell biologist and stem cell research advocate and currently both the Lillian and Henry M. Stratton Professor of Gene and Cell Medi...
Imre Friedmann E. Imre Friedmann was a biologist, Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Biology at Florida State University and the NASA Ames Research Center, and Director, Polar Desert Research Center.
Inder Verma Inder Mohan Verma (born November 28, 1947) is an American Cancer Society Professor of Molecular Biology in the Laboratory of Genetics at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and the Unive...
Ira Mellman Ira Mellman, Ph.D. is an American cell biologist who discovered endosomes.
Irving Weissman Irving Lerner "Irv" Weissman M.D. (born Great Falls, Montana, October 21, 1939) is a Professor of Pathology and Developmental Biology at Stanford University where he is the Director of the Stan...
Irwin Rose Irwin A. Rose (born July 16, 1926) is an American biologist.
Isabella Abbott Isabella Aiona Abbott (June 20, 1919 – October 28, 2010) was an educator and ethnobotanist from Hawaii.
J. Dennis O'Connor John Dennis O'Connor, known as J.Dennis O'Connor, is an American biologist and was the sixteenth Chancellor of the University of Pittsburgh.
J. Michael Bishop John Michael Bishop (born February 22, 1936) is an American immunologist and microbiologist who shared the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Harold E. Varmus and was co-winner of 1...
J. Michael Miller (microbiologist) Jon Michael Miller, Ph.D.,ABMM publishes under the name J. Michael Miller, is an internationally known clinical and public health microbiologist.
J. Michael Scott Dr. J. Michael Scott, a senior scientist, distinguished emeritus professor, environmentalist and author, was born in 1941 in San Diego, California.
Jack C. Haldeman II Jack Carroll "Jay" Haldeman II (December 18, 1941 – January 1, 2002) was an American biologist and science-fiction writer.
Jack Myers (biologist) John Edgar "Jack" Myers (July 10, 1913 – December 28, 2006) was an American molecular biologist and writer of popular science.
Jack W. Szostak Jack William Szostak (born November 9, 1952) is a Canadian American biologist of Polish British descent and Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Alexander Rich Distinguished Investigator at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
Jack Yang Jack Y. Yang was a Harvard scientist and chair of board of directors of International Society of Intelligent Biological Medicine (ISIBM).
Jaime Imitola Jaime Imitola is a physician, stem cell researcher and neuroimmunologist.
James A. Lake James A. Lake (born August 10, 1941, Kearney, Nebraska) is an American evolutionary biologist and a Distinguished Professor of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology and of Human Genetics at...
James A. Shapiro James Alan Shapiro is an American biologist, an expert in bacterial genetics and a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Chicago.
James Albert James S. Albert is a professor of biology at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
James Bidlack Dr. James Enderby Bidlack (born February 1, 1961) is a Professor of Biology and CURE-STEM Scholar the University of Central Oklahoma, President of Metabolism Foundation., and Vice President of T...
James C. Wang James C. Wang is Chinese-born American biochemist and biologist.
James D. Ebert James David Ebert (11 December 1921–May 22, 2001) was an American biologist and administrator.
James D. Jamieson James D. Jamieson is a cell biologist and professor at Yale University.
James E. Darnell James Edwin Darnell Jr. (born September 9, 1930 - Columbus, Mississippi) is an American biologist who made significant contributions to RNA processing and cytokine signaling and is author of the...
James E. Womack James E. Womack (born 1941) is an American biologist and a professor at Texas A&M University.
James F. Bonner James Frederick Bonner (September 1, 1910 — September 13, 1996) was an American molecular biologist, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, notable for discoveries in plant biochemistry.
James G. Hirsch James Gerald Hirsch was an American physician and biomedical researcher who specialized in blood chemistry.
James G. Horsfall James Gordon Horsfall (January 9, 1905 — March 22, 1995) was an American biologist, a plant pathologist and an agriculturist.
James Grier Miller James Grier Miller was an American biologist, a pioneer of systems science, who originated the modern use of the term "behavioral science", founded and directed the multi-disciplinary Mental Health Research Institute at the University of Michigan, and originated the living systems theory.
James J. Bull James J. Bull is Johann Friedrich Miescher Regents Professor in Molecular Biology at the University of Texas at Austin.
James L. Gould James L. Gould (born July 31, 1945) is an American ethologist, evolutionary biologist, and popular science writer.
James R. Dixon Dr. James Ray Dixon (born 1928, in Houston, Texas, U.S.) is Professor Emeritus and Curator Emeritus of Amphibians and Reptiles at the Texas Cooperative Wildlife Collection at Texas A&M University.
James Robinson (filk musician) Dr. James Robinson (born 1948, Maine) is an American filk music songwriter and performer (known as Dr. Jane Robinson prior to 2004 sex reassignment surgery) whose songs focus on scientific...
James Rothman James Edward Rothman (born November 3, 1950) is the Fergus F. Wallace Professor of Biomedical Sciences at Yale University, the Chairman of the Department of Cell Biology at Yale School of Medici...
James Thomson (cell biologist) James Alexander Thomson (born December 20, 1958) is an American developmental biologist best known for deriving the first human embryonic stem cell (SC) line in 1998 and for deriving human indu...
James V. McConnell James V. McConnell (October 26, 1925 – April 9, 1990) was an American biologist and animal psychologist.
Janet Rowley Janet Davison Rowley (April 5, 1925 – December 17, 2013) was an American human geneticist and the first scientist to identify a chromosomal translocation as the cause of leukemia and other cancers.
Janet Siefert Janet Louise Siefert received her PhD from the University of Houston and currently is a Senior Faculty Fellow in the Department of Statistics at Rice University.
Janis Antonovics Janis Antonovics FRS (born 1942 Riga, Latvia) is an American biologist, and Lewis and Clark Professor of Biology, at University of Virginia.
Jared Diamond Jared Mason Diamond is an American scientist and author best known for his popular science books The Third Chimpanzee, Guns, Germs, and Steel, Collapse and The World Until Yesterday.
Jason Bond Jason E. Bond is a professor of biology and director of the Biodiversity Learning Center at Auburn University.
Jason Swedlow Jason Swedlow is an American-born cell biologist and light microscopist who is Professor of Quantitative Cell Biology at the University of Dundee, Scotland.
Jasper Rine Jasper Donald Rine is an American scientist, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, and a Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development at the University of California, Berkeley.
Jay Cavanaugh Dr. Jay Cavanaugh was a prominent supporter of medical marijuana.
Jay Laurence Lush Jay Laurence Lush (January 3, 1896 – May 22, 1982) was a pioneering animal geneticist who made important contributions to livestock breeding.
Jeeri R. Reddy Dr. Jeeri Reddy is an India-born American biologist who became an entrepreneur, developing new generation preventive and therapeutic vaccine for stroke.
Jeff Corwin Jeffrey Corwin (born July 11, 1967) is an American animal and nature conservationist, best known as host and executive producer of the Animal Planet cable channel television programs The Jeff...
Jeffrey Esko Jeffrey D. Esko, Ph.D.,M.D. (h.c) is currently a Full Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine and Co-Director of the Glycobiology Research and Training Center at the University of Californi...
Jeffrey I. Gordon Jeffrey I. Gordon, M.D., is a biologist and the Dr. Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor and Director of the Center for Genome Sciences and Systems Biology at Washington Universit...
Jeffries Wyman (biologist) Jeffries Wyman was an American molecular biologist and biophysicist notable for his research of proteins, amino acids, and on the physical chemistry of hemoglobin.
Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz is the Principal Investigator of the Section on Organelle Biology in the Cell Biology and Metabolism Program, in the Division of Intramural Research in the National ...
Jennifer Rohn Jennifer Leigh Rohn is an American scientist and novelist.
Jenns Jenss was a small chain of department stores in Western New York State.
Jerry Adams Jerry McKee Adams, FAA, FRS (born 17 June 1940) is a molecular biologist whose research into the genetics of haemopoietic differentiation and malignancy, led him and his wife, Professor Suzanne...
Jerry Bergman Jerry Bergman is an American creationist biologist who wrote 20 books and more than 600 publications.
Jewel Plummer Cobb Jewel Plummer Cobb (born January 17, 1924) is a distinguished American biologist, cancer researcher, and academic administrator.
Jim Kent William James (Jim) Kent (born February 10, 1960) is an American research scientist and computer programmer.
Joachim Messing Joachim W. Messing (born 1946) is a university professor of Molecular Biology and the fourth director of the Waksman Institute of Microbiology at Rutgers University.
Joanne Chory Joanne Chory ForMemRS is an American plant biologist.
Joel Brind Dr. Joel Brind is a professor of biology and endocrinology at Baruch College, City University of New York since 1986, a research biochemist since 1981, and CEO of Natural Food Science, a maker o...
Joel Rosenbaum Joel Rosenbaum is a professor of cell biology at Yale University.
Johannes Holtfreter Johannes Holtfreter was a German-American developmental biologist whose primary focus was the “organizer,” a part of the embryo essential for the development of the proper body plan.
John Avise John Charles Avise (born 1948) is an American evolutionary geneticist, conservationist, ecologist and natural historian.
John Bohannon John Bohannon is a biologist and science journalist based at Harvard University.
John C. Reed John C. Reed (born October 11, 1958) is director of the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla, San Diego, California and a pioneer in the field of apoptosis particularly with re...
John D. Axtell John David Axtell was an American chemist, Lynn Distinguished Professor of Agronomy, member of the National Academy of Sciences.
John Donnell Smith Captain John Donnell Smith (June 5, 1829–December 2, 1928) of Baltimore, Maryland was a biologist and taxonomist.
John Heuser John E. Heuser is a Professor of Biophysics in the department of Cell Biology and Physiology at the Washington University School of Medicine as well as a Professor at the Institute for Integrate...
John Hopfield John Joseph Hopfield (born July 15, 1933) is an American scientist most widely known for his invention of an associative neural network in 1982.
John Joseph Hopfield John Joseph Hopfield (born July 15, 1933) is an American scientist most widely known for his invention of an associative neural network in 1982.
John Kopchick John Kopchick is a world-renowned molecular biologist and co-inventor of the drug Somavert (Pegvisomant), which has improved the lives of acromegalic individuals around the world.
John L. Koprowski Dr. John L. Koprowski, Professor, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Arizona, mammalogist, conservation biologist, and leading expert on the ecology and conservation ...
John Paget Figg-Hoblyn John Paget Figg-Hoblyn Ph.D (Biological science) (January 25, 1926 – June 12, 2011) was a university professor, and taxonomist.
John Roth (geneticist) John R. Roth is a Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of California, Davis.
John W. Drake John W. Drake is an American microbiologist, working for over half a century in the field of mutagenesis and DNA repair.
John W. Wells John West Wells was an American paleontologist, biologist and geologist who focused his research on corals.
John Woodland Hastings John Woodland "Woody" Hastings, PhD., born March 24, 1927 in Maryland, is a leader in the field of photobiology, especially bioluminescence, and is one of the founders of the field of circadian ...
Jonas Salk Jonas Edward Salk (October 28, 1914June 23, 1995) was an American medical researcher and virologist.
Jonathan Eisen Jonathan Andrew Eisen is an American evolutionary biologist, currently working at University of California, Davis.
Jonathan K. Pritchard Jonathan K. Pritchard is an English-born professor of genetics at Stanford University.
Jonathan wren Jonathan D. Wren is a scientific investigator at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in the Department of Arthritis and Clinical Immunology, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Depart...
Jonathan Wren Jonathan D. Wren is a scientific investigator at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in the Department of Arthritis and Clinical Immunology, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Depart...
Joseph Altman Joseph Altman is an American biologist who has worked in the field of neurobiology.
Joseph G. Gall Joseph Grafton Gall (born 1928) is an American cell biologist and winner of the 2006 Albert Lasker Special Achievement Award.
Joseph Lord Joseph Lord was a Puritan pastor in colonial America in the late 17th century and early 18th century.
Judah Folkman Moses Judah Folkman (February 24, 1933 – January 14, 2008) was an American medical scientist best known for his research on tumor angiogenesis, the process by which a tumor attracts blood vessel...
Judith A. Ramaley Judith Aitken Ramaley (born 1941) is an American biologist and academic administrator who has served as president of several colleges and universities.
Julie Mennella Dr. Julie Mennella is a biopsychologist specializing in the development of food and flavor preferences in humans and the effects of alcohol and tobacco on women's health and infant development.
Junhyong Kim Junhyong Kim is the Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Endowed Professor of Biology at the University of Pennsylvania and the author of over eighty published scientific papers.
Junying Yu Junying Yu, is an American stem cell biologist.
Karl James Jalkanen Karl James Jalkanen, FRSC, (born 1958 in Chassell, Michigan), is a researcher in Molecular Biophysics.
Kaya Wittenburg Kaya Wittenburg (born August 24, 1972, in Wisconsin) is a fashion model, businessman and actor from the United States.
Keith R. Porter Keith Roberts Porter (1912–1997) was a Canadian cell biologist.
Kenneth Kaushansky Kenneth Kaushansky, M.D., Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP) (born October 20, 1953) is an American physician, hematologist, former editor of the medical journal Blood, and ...
Kenneth R. Miller Kenneth Raymond Miller (born July 14, 1948) is an American cell biologist and molecular biologist who is currently Professor of Biology and Royce Family Professor for Teaching Excellence at Brow...
Kevin Campbell (scientist) Kevin P. Campbell, Ph.D. is an Investigator for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, UI Foundation Distinguished Professor, the Roy J. Carver Chair of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, and he...
Kevin Eggan Kevin Eggan (born 1974 in Normal, Illinois) is a Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University, known for his work in stem cell research (also known as "therapeutic cloni...
Kurt Benirschke Kurt Benirschke (born May 26, 1924) is a German-born American pathologist, geneticist and expert on the placenta and reproduction in humans and myriad mammalian species.
L. David Mech Lucyan David "Dave" Mech (born January 18, 1937) is an internationally recognized wolf expert, a senior research scientist for the U.S. Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey (since...
Landrum Brewer Shettles Landrum Shettles Brewer (November 21, 1909 – February 6, 2003) was an American biologist, and researcher at Columbia University, a pioneer in the field of in vitro fertilization.
Lawrence Farwell Dr. Lawrence Farwell (Larry Farwell) is an American scientist, inventor, and entrepreneur.
Leigh Van Valen Leigh Maiorana Van Valen (August 12, 1935 – October 16, 2010) was an American evolutionary biologist.
Len A. Pennacchio Len A. Pennacchio is an American molecular biologist, the head of the Genetic Analysis Program and the Genomic Technologies Program at the Joint Genome Institute in Walnut Creek, California.
Len R. Troncale Lenard Raphael Troncale is an American biologist, Professor Cellular and Molecular Biology, and former Director of the Institute for Advanced Systems Studies at the California State Polytechnic ...
Leonard P. Guarente Prof. Leonard P. Guarente is an American biologist best known for his research on life span extension in the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, round worms Caenorhabditis elegans, and mice.
Leonard R. Brand Leonard Brand is a young earth creationist, zoologist and paleobiologist.
Leslie Hubricht Leslie Hubricht (born 11 January 1908 in Los Angeles, California, died 16 September 2005 in Meridian, Mississippi) was an American biologist and malacologist.
Lewis C. Cantley Lewis C. Cantley (born February 20, 1949) is an American cell biologist and biochemist and a professor in the Departments of Systems Biology and Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and the Direc...
Lewis Victor Heilbrunn Lewis Victor Heilbrunn (January 24, 1892 – October 1959) was an influential American biologist.
Lilian Vaughan Morgan Lilian Vaughan Morgan was an American experimental biologist who made seminal contributions to the genetics of Drosophila melanogaster.
Lilian Vaughn Morgan Lilian Vaughn Morgan (1870-1952) was an American geneticist and the wife of Thomas Hunt Morgan.
Lin He Lin He (born 1975) is an assistant professor of cell and developmental biology at the University of California, Berkeley, in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, where she leads a lab f...
Linda A. Tsuji Linda A. Tsuji is an American paleontologist, currently at the University of Washington.
Linda Avey Linda Avey (born 1960) is an American biologist and the co-founder of 23andMe and Curious, Inc.
Luk Van Parijs Luk Van Parijs was an associate professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Cancer Research.
Lynn J. Rothschild Lynn J. Rothschild (born May 11, 1957) is an evolutionary biologist, astrobiologist and synthetic biologist at NASA's Ames Research Center, and a consulting Professor at Stanford University, wh...
Lynn Margulis Lynn Margulis (born Lynn Alexander; March 5, 1938 – November 22, 2011) was an American biologist and University Professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Massach...
Malcolm Steinberg Malcolm Steinberg (1930 - February 7, 2012) was the biologist who proposed the differential adhesion hypothesis as a mechanism explaining cell sorting during embryogenesis and cancer.
Marc H. Bornstein Marc H. Bornstein is the senior investigator and head of child and family research at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
Marc Hauser Marc D. Hauser (born 25 October 1959) is an American evolutionary biologist and a researcher in primate behavior, animal cognition and human behavior.
Marc Kirschner Marc W. Kirschner (born February 28, 1945) is an American cell biologist and biochemist and the founding chair of the Department of Systems Biology at Harvard Medical School.
Marcella Boveri Marcella Boveri (7 October 1863 – 24 October 1950) was an American biologist.
Marcus Feldman Marcus William Feldman is the Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor of Biological Sciences, and director of the Morrison Institute for Population and Resource Studies at Stanford Unive...
Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Dr. Margaret Belle (Oakley) Dayhoff (March 11, 1925 – February 5, 1983) was an American physical chemist and a pioneer in the field of bioinformatics.
Margaret T. Fuller Margaret "Minx" T. Fuller is a developmental biologist known for her research on the male germ line and defining the role of the stem cell environment (the hub cells that establish the niche of ...
Mario Capecchi Mario Ramberg Capecchi (Verona, Italy, 6 October 1937) is an Italian-born American molecular geneticist and a co-winner of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering a method...
Mark Borodovsky Mark Borodovsky (Марк Бородовский) is a Regents' Professor at the Join Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering of Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University and Directo...
Mark Changizi An optical illusion (also called a visual illusion) is characterized by visually perceived images that differ from objective reality.
Mark Denny Mark W. Denny (born 1951) is a professor of biology at Stanford University.
Martin Gruebele Martin Gruebele (born January 10, 1964 in Stuttgart, Germany) is a German-born American biophysicist and computational biologist who is currently James R. Eiszner Professor of Chemistry, Profess...
Mary Alice McWhinnie Mary Alice McWhinnie (1922–1980) was an American biologist, professor at DePaul University and a world-renowned authority on krill.
Mary Arlene Appelhof Mary Arlene Appelhof (1936 - 2005) was an American biologist, worm farmer, and environmentalist.
Mary Gaulden Jagger Mary Esther Gaulden Jagger (April 30,1921 – September 1, 2007), known professionally as "Mary Esther Gaulden", was an American radiation geneticist, professor of radiology and political activist...
Mary Jane West-Eberhard Mary Jane West-Eberhard is an American theoretical biologist noted for arguing that phenotypic and developmental plasticity played a key role in shaping animal evolution and speciation.
Mary Lou Clements-Mann Dr. Mary Lou Clements-Mann was the longtime head of the Division of Vaccine Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and is well known for her knowledge and work in HIV a...
Mary-Claire King Mary-Claire King (born February 27, 1946) is an American human geneticist.
Mary-Dell Chilton Mary-Dell Chilton (born February 2, 1939, in Indianapolis, Indiana) is one of the founders of modern plant biotechnology.
Masatoshi Nei Masatoshi Nei is Evan Pugh Professor of Biology at Pennsylvania State University and Director of the Institute of Molecular Evolutionary Genetics since 1990.
Matilda Moldenhauer Brooks Matilda Moldenhauer Brooks (1888–1981) is best remembered for her 1932 discovery that the staining compound methylene blue is an antidote to carbon monoxide and cyanide poisoning.
Matt Kaeberlein Dr. Matt Kaeberlein (born 1971) is an American biologist and biogerontologist best known for his research on evolutionarily conserved mechanisms of aging.
Matthew Meselson Matthew Stanley Meselson (born May 24, 1930) is an American geneticist and molecular biologist whose research was important in showing how DNA replicates, recombines and is repaired in cells.
Matthew P. Scott Matthew P. Scott is a developmental biologist and HHMI investigator at Stanford University studying how embryonic and later development is governed by proteins that control gene activity and cel...
Max Snodderly Max Snodderly is an American professor of biology and ophthalmology, a Garland Clay Award recipient, and author of numerous research papers.
Michael A. Rice Michael Alan Rice, (born March 4, 1955) is an American professor of fisheries and aquaculture at the University of Rhode Island and former state representative from South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
Michael E. Soulé Michael E. Soulé is a U.S. biologist, best known for his work in promoting the idea of conservation biology.
Michael Eisen Michael Bruce Eisen (born April 13, 1967) is an American biologist.
Michael Elowitz Michael B Elowitz is a biologist and professor of Biology, Bioengineering, and Applied Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Michael Ghiselin Michael T. Ghiselin is an American biologist, and philosopher as well as historian of biology currently at the California Academy of Sciences.
Michael Grunstein Michael Grunstein (born 1946 in Romania) is a Professor of Biological Chemistry at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Michael Levine (biologist) Mike Levine (b. circa 1954, West Hollywood, California) is an American developmental biologist at the University of California, Berkeley, notable for co-discovering the Homeobox in 1983 and for ...
Michael Murphy Andregg Michael Murphy Andregg is known for his study of the causes of war, global problems related to war, intelligence ethics and his peace activism.
Michael Stebbins Michael Stebbins (born March 23, 1971) is an American geneticist and serves as Assistant Director for Biotechnology, Office of Science and Technology Policy, in the White House.
Michael Tibbetts Michael Tibbetts is a Professor of Biology at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 12504.
Michael Waterman Professor Michael Spencer Waterman is a scientist at the University of Southern California (USC), where he holds an Endowed Associates Chair in Biological Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science.
Michael zasloff Michael Zasloff is an American Doctor and Researcher, currently working at Georgetown University.
Michael Zasloff Michael Zasloff is an American Doctor and Researcher, currently working at Georgetown University.
Mike Dombeck Michael "Mike" P. Dombeck is an American conservationist, educator, scientist, and outdoorsman.
Mila Rechcigl Miloslav Rechcigl, Jr., or Mila Rechcigl, is a trained biochemist, nutritionist and cancer researcher, writer, editor, historian, bibliographer and genealogist.
Miles D. McCarthy Miles D. McCarthy (October 12, 1914 – September 20, 1995) was one of the five founding faculty members of California State University, Fullerton.
Min Chueh Chang Dr. Min Chueh Chang, often credited as M.C. Chang, was a Chinese-born American reproductive biologist.
Mina Bissell Mina J. Bissell, Ph.D., is an Iranian American biologist and a world-recognized leader in the area of the role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and microenvironment in regulation of tissue-specific function, with special emphasis on breast cancer.
Montgomery Slatkin Montgomery Wilson Slatkin is an American biologist, and professor at University of California, Berkeley.
Myra Sklarew Myra Sklarew (born 1934 Baltimore, Maryland) is an American biologist, poet and teacher.
Nancy A. Moran Nancy A. Moran (born Dallas, Texas) is an American evolutionary biologist, Yale professor, and co-founder of the The Yale Microbial Diversity Institute.
Nancy Andrews (biologist) Nancy C. Andrews (born November 29, 1958) is an American biologist noted for her research on iron homeostasis.
Nancy Hopkins (scientist) Nancy Hopkins, an American molecular biologist, is the Amgen, Inc. Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Naoto Ueno Naoto T Ueno (born March 29, 1964) is a Professor of Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; his research is in the area of inflammatory breast cancer and the molecular me...
Nathan Bryan (scientist) Nathan Bryan PhD is a scientist and professor at University of Texas Houston in the Health Sciences Center and Institute for Molecular Medicine.
Nathan Cobb Nathan Augustus Cobb (30 June 1859, Spencer, Massachusetts – 4 June 1932, Baltimore, Maryland) is known as "the father of nematology in the United States".
Neal L. First Neal Lloyd First (born in 1930) is an American biologist.
Neal Smatresk Neal Joseph Smatresk, PhD , is an American academic research biologist, physiologist, and university president, who, on February 3, 2014, became President of the University of North Texas, Denton.
Nell Newman Elinor Teresa Newman (born April 8, 1959) is a former child actress who performed under the name of Nell Potts.
Ngo Dong Ngô Đồng (born South Vietnam - Died 15 May 2000), known also by the Japanese title O Sensei, was a Vietnam-born naturalised American entomologist and martial arts instructor.
Nick Milroy Nick Milroy (born April 15, 1974) is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 73rd Assembly District since his election in 2008.
Nicolas Rashevsky Nicolas Rashevsky (November 9, 1899 – January 16, 1972) was an American theoretical physicist who pioneered mathematical biology, and is also considered the father of mathematical biophysic...
Nicole King Nicole King (born 1970) is an American biologist and faculty member at the University of California, Berkeley in molecular and cell biology and integrative biology.
Nirupa Chandari Nirupa Chandari is an American biologist who has shown that human and animal tongues have special receptors that respond to umami, the fifth taste.
Norman Borlaug Norman Ernest Borlaug (March 25, 1914September 12, 2009) was an American biologist, humanitarian and Nobel laureate who has been called "the father of the Green Revolution", "agriculture's great...
Norman Davidson (biologist) Norman Davidson was an American molecular biologist notable for advancing genome research, member of the National Academy of Sciences, received a National Medal of Science from U.S. President B...
Norman Davidson biologist Norman Davidson was an American molecular biologist notable for advancing genome research, member of the National Academy of Sciences, received a National Medal of Science from President Clinto...
Norman Holter Norman Jefferis "Jeff" Holter (February 1, 1914 – July 21, 1983) was an American biophysicist who invented the Holter monitor, a portable device for continuously monitoring the electrical ...
Orville Vogel Orville Vogel was an American scientist and wheat breeder whose research made possible the "Green Revolution" in world food production.
Oscar Riddle Oscar Riddle (September 27, 1877 — November 29, 1968) was an American biologist.
Otto Schmitt Otto Herbert Schmitt (April 6, 1913 – January 6, 1998) was an American inventor, engineer, and biophysicist known for his scientific contributions to biophysics and for establishing the fi...
Panayiotis Zavos Panayiotis Michael Zavos (Παναγιώτης Ζαβός, or Panos Zavos, Πάνος Ζαβός) is a biologist from Cyprus.
Pardis Sabeti Pardis C. Sabeti (پردیس ثابتی) (born December 25, 1975) is an Iranian-American computational biologist, medical geneticist and evolutionary geneticist, who developed a bioinformatic statistical ...
Patricia DeCoursey Patricia J. DeCoursey is a leading researcher in the field of chronobiology.
Patrick O. Brown Patrick O. "Pat" Brown M.D., Ph.D., born 1954 in Washington, DC, is a Professor of biochemistry at Stanford University.
Paul Alfred Weiss Paul Alfred Weiss (March 21, 1898 – September 8, 1989) was an Austrian biologist who specialised in morphogenesis, development, differentiation and neurobiology.
Paul Chien Paul Kwan Chien (1 January 1947) is a Chinese-American biologist known for his research on the physiology and ecology of intertidal organisms and his support for intelligent design and creationism.
Paul J. Kramer Paul Jackson Kramer (May 8, 1904 — May 24, 1995) was an American biologist and plant physiologist.
Paul Kratka Paul Charles Kratka (born December 23, 1955) is an American wellness advocate, chiropractor and occasional actor.
Paul M. Allen Paul M. Allen, Ph.D. (born March, 1930) is an American cellular immunologist and current Robert L. Kroc Professor of Pathology and Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine.
Paul M. Bingham Paul Montgomery Bingham (born February 25, 1951) is an American molecular biologist and evolutionary biologist, Associate Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Stony B...
Paul R. Ehrlich Paul Ralph Ehrlich (born May 29, 1932) is an American biologist and educator who is the Bing Professor of Population Studies in the department of Biological Sciences at Stanford University and p...
Paul R. Gross Paul R. Gross is a biologist and author, perhaps best known to the general public for Higher Superstition (1994), written with Norman Levitt.
Paul Schedl Paul Daniel Schedl is a Professor of Molecular Biology at Princeton University.
Paula González Sister Paula González, S.C., Ph.D., entered the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati in 1954.
Percy Viosca Percy Viosca, Jr. was a freshwater and marine biologist who specialized in the fauna of Louisiana and in the aquaculture of sportfish.
Peter K. Vogt Peter K. Vogt is an American molecular biologist, virologist and geneticist.
Peter Moore (chemist) Peter B. Moore (born October 15, 1939) is Sterling Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University.
Peter Richerson Peter James Richerson (born October 11, 1943) is an American biologist.
Peter Walter Peter Walter is a German-American molecular biologist and biochemist.
Philip Hanawalt Philip C. Hanawalt is an American biologist who discovered the process of repair replication of damaged DNA in 1963.
Philip Palmer Green Philip Palmer Green is a theoretical and computational biologist noted for developing important algorithms and procedures used in Gene mapping and DNA sequencing.
Pietro De Camilli Pietro De Camilli is an Italian-American biologist and Eugene Higgins Professor of Cell Biology at Yale University School of Medicine.
PZ Myers Paul Zachary "PZ" Myers (born March 9, 1957) is an American scientist and associate professor of biology at the University of Minnesota Morris (UMM).
R. Michael Roberts R. Michael Roberts (born 1940) is an American biologist and a Curators' Professor of animal science at the University of Missouri.
R. Tucker Abbott Robert Tucker Abbott (September 28, 1919 – November 3, 1995) was an American conchologist (seashells) and malacologist (molluscs).
Ralph A. Lewin Ralph Arnold Lewin was an Anglo-American biologist, known as "the father of green algae genetics".
Ralph Buchsbaum Ralph Morris Buchsbaum (January 2, 1907 – February 11, 2002) was an American zoologist, invertebrate biologist, and ecologist.
Ray Bandar Ray Bandar (born 1928) is a scientist, researcher, teacher, naturalist, and artist living in the San Francisco, California area.
Ray Wu Ray Wu was a Chinese American biologist and educator.
Raymond B. Huey Raymond Brunson Huey (born 14 September 1944) is a biologist specializing in evolutionary physiology.
Raymond E. Zirkle Dr. Raymond Elliott Zirkle was a pioneer in the field of radiation biology, a principal in the Manhattan Project, director of the Institute of Radio-Biology and Biophysics at the University of C...
Raymond Pearl Raymond Pearl (3 June 1879– 17 November 1940) was an American biologist, regarded as one of the founders of biogerontology.
Raymond St. Leger Raymond J. St. Leger (born 1957, in London, England) is an American mycologist, entomologist and molecular biologist who currently holds the rank of Distinguished University Professor in the Dep...
Richard A. Houghten Richard A. Houghten is a heterocyclic organic chemist and founder of the journal Peptide Research, which was later merged with the International Journal of Peptide and Protein Research, ...
Richard A. Jorgensen Richard A. Jorgensen (born 1951) is an American molecular geneticist and an early pioneer in the study of post transcriptional gene silencing.
Richard A. Lockshin Richard A. Lockshin is an American cellular biologist known for his work on apoptosis.
Richard Doty Richard L. Doty, Ph.D., is a researcher in the field of olfactory functioning and dysfunction (anosmia).
Richard E. Blackwelder Richard Eliot Blackwelder (January 29, 1909 − January 17, 2001) was an American biologist, professor and author specializing in entomology and taxonomy.
Richard E. McCarty Richard E. McCarty is the William D. Gill Professor of Biology at Johns Hopkins University.
Richard G. Colling Richard G. Colling is a former professor of biology and chairman of the biological sciences department at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Illinois, who was barred from teaching gene...
Richard Goldsby Richard A. Goldsby is an African-American immunologist who is a Professor of Biology at Amherst College, Massachusetts.
Richard Goldschmidt Richard Benedict Goldschmidt (April 12, 1878 – April 24, 1958) was a German-born American geneticist.
Richard I. Morimoto Richard I. Morimoto is the Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Biology, Department of Molecular Biosciences, and Director of the Rice Institute for Biomedical Research at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
Richard Latterell Richard L. Latterell (born March 14, 1928) is an American environmental activist, He was a Biology professor at Shepherd University from 1968 to 1992.
Richard Lenski Richard E. Lenski (born August 13, 1956) is an American evolutionary biologist, best known for his 25-year long-term E. coli evolution experiment, and his work with digital organisms, using ...
Richard Levins Richard "Dick" Levins is a mathematical ecologist, and political activist.
Richard Lewontin Richard Charles "Dick" Lewontin is an American evolutionary biologist, geneticist, academic and social commentator.
Richard W. Traxler Richard Warwick Traxler (1928–2010) was an American environmental microbiologist known for pioneering research in petroleum-degrading bacteria, methane-producing bacteria, and microbiological bi...
Richard W. Tsien Richard Winyu Tsien (born 3 March 1945), is a Chinese-born American neurobiologist and engineer.
Richard Wassersug Dr. Richard Joel Wassersug (Born April 13, 1946) is an adjunct professor in the Department of Urologic Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Rick Sinnott Rick Sinnott is a former Anchorage-area biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He retired from the post on June 30, 2010 after 30 years of service with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
Rob Ford Robert Bruce "Rob" Ford (born May 28, 1969) is a Canadian politician and businessman.
Robert Cushman Murphy Robert Cushman Murphy (April 29, 1887-March 20, 1973) was an American ornithologist and former Lamont curator of birds for the American Museum of Natural History.
Robert D. Schreiber Robert D. Schreiber (born 1946) is an immunologist and currently is the Alumni Endowed Professor of Pathology and Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine.
Robert E. Cornish Robert E. Cornish (December 21, 1903 – March 6, 1963) was a child prodigy graduating from the University of California, Berkeley with honors at the age of eighteen and receiving a doctorate by t...
Robert F. Murphy (computational biologist) Robert F. Murphy is the Ray and Stephanie Lane Professor of Computational Biology and director of the Ray and Stephanie Lane Center for Computational Biology at Carnegie Mellon University, as we...
Robert G. Roeder Robert G. Roeder (born June 3, 1942 in Boonville, Indiana, United States) is an American biologist.
Robert G. Webb Robert G. Webb is an expert in the systematics and biogeography of reptiles and amphibians and professor emeritus of biological science at the University of Texas, El Paso.
Robert Horovitz Robert Horovitz, professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), won the Nobel prize in physiology and medicine in 2001 for his work in programmed cell death.
Robert K. Burns Robert Kyle Burns (July 26, 1896 – June 26, 1982) was an American biologist known for his work on sexual differentiation in vertebrates.
Robert Pollack (biologist) Dr. Robert Pollack is an American biologist who studies the intersections between science and religion.
Robert Stanley Breed Robert Stanley Breed (October 17, 1877 – February 10, 1956) was an American biologist, born at Brooklyn, Pennsylvania.
Robert T. Francoeur Robert Thomas "Bob" Francoeur Ph.D., A.C.S. (October 18, 1931 – October 15, 2012) was an American biologist and sexologist.
Robert T. Lackey Robert T. Lackey (born 1944) is a Canadian born fisheries scientist and political scientist living in the United States.
Robert T. Orr Robert Thomas Orr (17 August 1908 – 23 June 1994) was an American biologist known for his work as a zoologist and natural historian.
Robert Webster (virologist) Robert Gordon (Rob) Webster (born 5 July 1932 in Balclutha, New Zealand) is an avian influenza expert, who correctly posited that pandemic strains of flu arise from genes in flu virus strain...
Robert Weinberg Robert Allan Weinberg (born 11 November 1942) is a Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), director of the Ludwig Center of the MIT and Ame...
Robert Wurtz Robert H. Wurtz is an American neuroscientist working as a NIH Distinguished Scientist and Chief of the Section on Visuomotor Integration at the National Eye Institute.
Robley C. Williams Robley Cook Williams (October 13, 1908 - January 3, 1995) was an early biophysicist and virologist.
Roger Arliner Young Roger Arliner Young (1889 - November 9, 1964) was an American scientist of zoology, biology, and marine biology.
Roger N. Beachy Roger N. Beachy (born 1944) is an American biologist and the founding president of the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, Missouri.
Roger Payne Roger Searle Payne (born January 29, 1935 in New York, New York, United States) is a biologist and environmentalist famous for the 1967 discovery (with Scott McVay) of whale song among humpback ...
Roman Vishniac Roman Vishniac (Рома́н Соломо́нович Вишня́к; August 19, 1897 – January 22, 1990) was a Russian-American photographer, best known for capturing on film the culture of Jews in Central and Eastern Europe before the Holocaust.
Ronald Cohn Dr. Ronald Cohn is a long-time research collaborator of psychologist Dr. Francine Patterson in her work in training Koko the gorilla in the use of American sign language.
Ronald M. Evans Ronald Mark Evans (born April 17, 1949, Los Angeles) is an American professor and biologist at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California and a Howard Hughes Medical Insti...
Ronald W. Davis Ronald Wayne "Ron" Davis (born 17 July 1941) is Professor of Biochemistry & Genetics, and Director of the Stanford Genome Technology Center at Stanford University.
Ross Granville Harrison Ross Granville Harrison (January 13, 1870 – September 30, 1959) was an American biologist and anatomist credited as the first to work successfully with artificial tissue culture.
Rudolf Raff Rudolf A. Raff is an American biologist, and James H. Rudy Professor of Biology, at Indiana University.
Rui-Ming Xu Rui-Ming Xu (simplifed Chinese: 许瑞明), is an American physicist, biophysicist and molecular biologist, who is a leading bioresearcher in China.
Russell Doolittle Russell F. Doolittle (born 1931) is an American biochemist at the University of California, San Diego whose research focuses on the structure and evolution of proteins.
Russell L. Mixter Russell L. Mixter (August 7, 1906 – January 16, 2007) was an American scientist, noted for leading the American Scientific Affiliation (ASA) away from anti-evolutionism, and for his advoca...
Russell Lande Russell Scott Lande (born 1951) is an American evolutionary biologist and ecologist, and a Royal Society Research Professor at Imperial College London, in Silwood Park.
Russell Mittermeier Russell Alan Mittermeier (born November 8, 1949) is a primatologist, herpetologist and biological anthropologist.
Russell Tuttle Russell Howard Tuttle (born August 18, 1939) is a distinguished primate morphologist, and paleoanthropologist.
Ruth Ella Moore Ruth Ella Moore was an American scientist who worked in the field of bacteriology.
Sahotra Sarkar Sahotra Sarkar (born 1962) is a philosopher of science and conservation biologist at the University of Texas at Austin.
Salome Gluecksohn-Waelsch Salome Gluecksohn-Waelsch (October 6, 1907 – November 7, 2007) was a German-born U.S. geneticist and co-founder of the field of developmental genetics, which investigates the genetic mecha...
Sam Bowser Samuel S. Bowser (born January 16, 1957) is an American biologist specializing in the physiological ecology and evolution of protists, especially the Foraminifera.
Samuel Cate Prescott Samuel Cate Prescott was an American food scientist and microbiologist who was involved in the development of food safety, food science, public health, and industrial microbiology.
Samuel L. Stanley Samuel Leonard Stanley Jr., M.D., is an American educator, biomedical researcher and the fifth president of the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Sandra Steingraber Sandra Steingraber (born 1959) is an American biologist, author, and cancer survivor in the tradition of Rachel Carson.
Sarah Elgin Sarah C.R. Elgin is an American biologist noted for her work in epigenetics, gene regulation, and heterochromatin and her contributions to science education.
Scott D. Emr Scott D. Emr (born February 8, 1954) is a cell biologist and molecular geneticist who is serving as the Frank H.T. Rhodes Class of '56 Director of the Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biol...
Sean Anderson (scientist) Sean Anderson (scientist) is an American conservation biologist, restoration ecologist and professor of Environmental Science and Resource Management at California State University Channel Islands.
Sean Kenniff Dr. Sean Kenniff (born November 27, 1969) is an American physician who appeared on the first season of the television show Survivor (Survivor: Borneo), filmed and broadcast in 2000.
Selman Waksman Selman Abraham Waksman (July 22, 1888 – August 16, 1973) was a Ukrainian-born American inventor, biochemist and microbiologist whose research into organic substances—largely into organisms that ...
Sewall Wright Sewall Green Wright (December 21, 1889March 3, 1988) was an American geneticist known for his influential work on evolutionary theory and also for his work on path analysis.
Seymour Benzer Seymour Benzer (October 15, 1921 – November 30, 2007) was an American physicist, molecular biologist and behavioral geneticist.
Seymour Jonathan Singer Seymour Jonathan Singer is a cell biologist and professor at the University of California, San Diego.
Sharon Emerson Sharon B. Emerson (born 1945) is an American biologist, and was researcher at the University of Utah.
Sharon Matola Sharon Matola (born June 3, 1954) is a biologist and environmentalist originally from Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is the founding director of the Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center, a zo...
Sharon R. Long Sharon R. Long, Ph.D. is an American plant biologist, and a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Stanford University, and director of the Long Lab.
Shawn Heflick Shawn Heflick is an explorer, adventurer, biologist and current TV host for Python Hunters on National Geographic Wild.
Shu Chien Shu Chien, is an eminent American biological scientist and engineer.
Sidney Altman Sidney Altman (born May 7, 1939) is a Canadian American molecular biologist, who is the Sterling Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology and Chemistry at Yale University.
Simon A. Levin Simon Asher Levin (born April 22, 1941) is an American ecologist.
Stanley Coulter Stanley Coulter was an American biologist, brother of J. M. Coulter, born at Ningpo, China, and educated at Hanover College.
Stanley Falkow Stanley Falkow, PhD, (born 1934 in Albany, New York) is microbiologist and a professor of microbiology and immunology at Stanford University School of Medicine.
Stanley Jennings Carpenter Stanley Jennings Carpenter, Colonel, U.S. Army, retired, deceased, a noted medical Entomologist (See: Medical entomology), was born December 9, 1904 in West Liberty, Morgan County, Kentucky, and...
Stanley Michael Gartler Stanley Michael Gartler (born June 9, 1923) is a cell and molecular biologist and human geneticist.
Stanley Miller Stanley Lloyd Miller (March 7, 1930 – May 20, 2007) was a Jewish-American chemist who made landmark experiments in the origin of life by demonstrating that a wide range of vital organic compou...
Stephen C. Stearns Stephen C. Stearns (born December 12, 1946, in Kapaau, Hawaii) is an American biologist, the Edward P. Bass Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University.
Stephen Fodor Dr. Stephen P. A. "Steve" Fodor is a scientist and businessman in the field of DNA microarray technology.
Stephen Kowalczykowski Stephen Charles Kowalczykowski ("Steve K") is a Distinguished Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at the University of California at Davis.
Steven E. Brenner Steven Elliot Brenner is a professor at the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology at the University of California Berkeley, Adjunct Professor at the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeu...
Steven Goodman Steven Goodman is an American Conservation Biologist, and field biologist on staff in the Department of Zoology at the Field Museum of Natural History.
Steven Hatfill Steven Jay Hatfill (born October 24, 1953) is an American physician, virologist and bio-weapons expert who underwent what was considered by many to be a trial by media with great toll on his pe...
Steven Salzberg Steven Lloyd Salzberg (born 1960) is an American Biologist and Computer Scientist who since 2011 has been a Professor of Medicine and Biostatistics in the Institute of Genetic Medicine at Johns ...
Steven Vogel Steven Vogel is the James B. Duke professor in the Department of Biology at Duke University.
Stuart Firestein Stuart Firestein, PhD, is the chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at Columbia University, where his laboratory is researching the vertebrate olfactory receptor neuron.
Stuart Newman Stuart Alan Newman (born April 4, 1945 in New York City) is a professor of cell biology and anatomy at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, United States.
Su-Chun Zhang Su-Chun Zhang (born 1963 in Wenzhou, Zhejiang), is an American stem cell researcher at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Susan G. Ernst Susan G. Ernst is a professor of Biology at Tufts University and was the first Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences.
Susan Gerbi Susan Gerbi (born 1944) is the George Eggleston Professor of Biochemistry and a professor of biology at Brown University.
Susan Hockfield Susan Hockfield (born March 24, 1951) was the sixteenth president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Susan Lindquist Susan Lindquist (born June 5, 1949) is a professor of biology at MIT specializing in molecular biology, particularly the protein folding problem within a family of molecules known as heat-shock...
Susan Mango Susan E. Mango is an American biologist, and H.A. and Edna Benning Professor of Oncological Sciences at University of Utah, and professor Harvard University.
Terry Yates Terry Lamon Yates (17 March 1950 – 11 December 2007) was an American biologist and academic who is credited with discovering the source of the hantavirus in the American Southwest in 1993.
Theodore Garland, Jr. Theodore Garland, Jr. (born 28 November 1956) is a biologist specializing in evolutionary physiology.
Theodosius Dobzhansky Theodosius Grygorovych Dobzhansky ForMemRS (Теодосій Григорович Добжанський; January 24, 1900 – December 18, 1975) was a prominent geneticist and evolutionary biologist, and a central figure in ...
Thomas Eisner Thomas Eisner (June 25, 1929 – March 25, 2011) was a German-American entomologist and ecologist, known as the "father of chemical ecology."
Thomas F. Goreau Thomas Fritz Goreau (August 16, 1924 in Germany - April 22, 1970 in Jamaica) was a marine biologist who worked extensively on the coral reefs of Jamaica, and many other reefs in the Pacific, Car...
Thomas Hale Streets Thomas Hale Streets (November 20, 1847 – March 3, 1925) was an American naturalist.
Thomas Huckle Weller Thomas Huckle Weller (June 15, 1915 – August 23, 2008) was an American virologist.
Thomas Hunt Morgan Thomas Hunt Morgan (September 25, 1966 – December 4, 1945) was an American evolutionary biologist, geneticist and embryologist and science author who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicin...
Thomas J. Kelly (oncologist) Thomas J. Kelly is an American cancer researcher whose work focuses on the molecular mechanisms of DNA replication.
Thomas J. Kelly (scientist) Thomas J. Kelly is an American cancer researcher whose work focuses on the molecular mechanisms of DNA replication.
Thomas J. Kelly, MD, PhD Thomas J. Kelly is an American cancer researcher whose work focuses on the molecular mechanisms of DNA replication.
Thomas Joseph King Thomas J. King (June 4, 1921 – October 25, 2000) was an American biologist.
Thomas Milton Rivers Thomas Milton Rivers (September 3, 1888 – May 12, 1962) was an American bacteriologist and virologist.
Thomas Patrick Coohill Thomas Patrick Coohill (born 25 August 1941) is considered one of the world's experts on the effects of light on living systems (Photobiology).
Thomas Shenk Thomas E. Shenk is the James A. Elkins Jr. Professor in the Life Sciences in the department of Molecular Biology at Princeton University.
Thomas Wyatt Turner Thomas Wyatt Turner (March 16, 1877 – April 21, 1978) was an American civil rights activist, biologist and educator.
Tim Lee (comedian) Tim Lee (born Tim Xtreme Lee; 1977 in Los Angeles, California), is an American stand-up comedian and biologist living in southern California.
Tim McKnight Timothy Eric McKnight, has been a key developer of a cell transfecting method using vertically aligned carbon nanofibers.
Tom Maniatis Tom Maniatis (born May 8, 1943), is an American professor of molecular and cellular biology.
Tracy Sonneborn Morton Tracy Sonneborn ForMemRS (October 19, 1905 – January 26, 1981) was an American biologist.
Tyler Jacks Tyler Jacks is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), an HHMI investigator, and director of the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, which...
Tyler Volk Tyler Volk is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at New York University.
Tyrone Hayes Tyrone B. Hayes (born July 29, 1967) is an American biologist and Professor of Integrative Biology at University of California, Berkeley known for his research findings that the herbicide atrazi...
Ursula Cowgill Ursula Moser Cowgill (born 9 November 1927) is a biologist and anthropologist who worked for Yale University, Dow Chemical Company and the University of Colorado during the second half of the 20...
Ursula Goodenough Ursula W. Goodenough is a Professor of Biology at Washington University in St. Louis and author of the best selling book Sacred Depths of Nature.
Valerie Daggett Valerie Daggett is a professor of bioengineering at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Vernon Ingram Vernon Martin Ingram, Ph.D., FRS (19 May 1924 — 17 August 2006) was a German American professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Victor C. Twitty Victor Chandler Twitty was an American biologist and embryologist.
Victor G. Springer Victor Gruschka Springer (born in Jacksonville, Florida on 2 June 1928) is Senior Scientist emeritus, Division of Fishes at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History in Wa...
Victoria Foe Victoria Elizabeth Foe (born 1945) is an American developmental biologist, and Research Professor at the University of Washington's Center for Cell Dynamics.
Vincent du Vigneaud Vincent du Vigneaud (May 18, 1901 – December 11, 1978) was an American biochemist.
Vincent Racaniello Vincent R. Racaniello (born January 2, 1953 in Paterson, New Jersey) is a Higgins Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Su...
Virginia Zakian Virginia Zakian is the Harry C. Wiess Professor in the Life Sciences in the Department of Molecular Biology at Princeton University.
W. Franklin Dove W. Franklin Dove was a biologist who was most famous for his "unicorn" experiment he conducted at the University of Maine in the early 20th-century.
W. Harry Everhart W. Harry Everhart (June 5, 1918 – October 1, 1994) was one of the leaders in fisheries science, fisheries management, and fisheries education in North America.
Waldo L. Schmitt Waldo LaSalle Schmitt was an American biologist born in Washington, D.C. He received his Ph.D. from George Washington University in 1922.
Walter Dobrogosz Walter Dobrogosz is a Professor Emeritus of North Carolina State University, best known for his discovery and further research on the probiotic bacterium Lactobacillus reuteri.
Walter Jackson Freeman III Walter Jackson Freeman III (born January 30, 1927), is an American biologist, theoretical neuroscientist and philosopher who has conducted pioneering research in how brains generate meaning.
Walter Sutton Walter Stanborough Sutton (April 5, 1877 - November 10, 1916) was an American geneticist and physician whose most significant contribution to present-day biology was his theory that the Mendelia...
Warren Gish Warren Richard Gish is the owner of Advanced Biocomputing LLC. He joined Washington University in St. Louis as a junior faculty member in 1994, and was a Research Associate Professor of Genetic...
Wayne P. Armstrong Wayne P. Armstrong is a biology professor at Palomar College in San Marcos, California.
Wendy Northcutt Wendy Northcutt is an author of a series of books on the Darwin Awards and the creator of the DarwinAwards.com website.
Wheeler J. North Wheeler J. North (1922–2002), born in San Francisco, California, was a marine biologist and environmental scientist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the California Institute of Tec...
Wilbur Downs Wilbur George Downs (7 August 1913, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey – 17 February 1991, in Branford, Connecticut), was a naturalist and virologist.
Will Provine William B. Provine is an American historian of science and of evolutionary biology and population genetics.
Willet M. Hays Willet Martin Hays (1859–1927) was an American plant breeder and U. S. Assistant Secretary of Agriculture.
William "Bill" R. Brinkley William R. "Bill" Brinkley, is a cellular biologist and scientific advocate and serves as a Professor and Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.
William A. Wimsatt William A. Wimsatt (born July 28, 1917 – died, January 9, 1985) was professor of Zoology and Chairman of the Department of Zoology at Cornell University.
William B. Hurlbut William B. Hurlbut is a physician and Consulting Professor in the Neuroscience Institute at Stanford, Stanford University Medical Center.
William Gilly William F. Gilly is a biologist specializing in the study of cephalopods.
William H. Heard William Henry Heard (born about 1930 in Michigan) is a malacologist, and an authority on freshwater mollusks, especially freshwater pelecypods (clams).
William Hallock Park William Hallock Park was an American bacteriologist and Laboratory Director, New York City Board of Health, Division of Pathology, Bacteriology, and Disinfection 1893 to 1936 Park was born on De...
William Howard Stein William Howard Stein (June 25, 1911 – February 2, 1980) was an American biochemist.
William J. Dreyer William J. Dreyer, Ph.D. (1928 – April 23, 2004) was a molecular immunologist and California Institute of Technology (Caltech) professor of biology from 1963 to 2004.
William R. Brinkley William R. "Bill" Brinkley, is an American cellular biologist and scientific advocate and serves as a Professor and Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.
William W. Warner William W. Warner (April 2, 1920 – April 18, 2008) was an American biologist and writer.
Wilson Stone Wilson Stuart Stone (October 6, 1907 – February 28, 1968) was an American geneticist and zoologist.
Winston Patrick Kuo Winston Patrick Kuo is a Chinese-American computational biologist who specializes in utilizing translational technologies to solve biomedical related issues.
Wolf V. Vishniac Wolf Vladimir Vishniac (April 22, 1922 – December 10, 1973) was an American microbiologist, son of Roman Vishniac.
Wylie Vale Wylie Walker Vale Jr. (July 3, 1941 – January 3, 2012) was an American endocrinologist who helped identify hormones controlling basic bodily functions.
Yoshio Kondo Yoshio Kondo (1910, on Maui, Hawaii - 1990, on Oahu, Hawaii) was a biologist and malacologist.
Yukiko Yamashita Yukiko Yamashita (born 1972) is an American developmental biologist.