#56906 Overall Influence

David Hillis

Evolutionary Biologist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

David Mark Hillis is an American evolutionary biologist, and the Alfred W. Roark Centennial Professor of Biology at the University of Texas at Austin. He is best known for his studies of molecular evolution, phylogeny, and vertebrate systematics. He created the popular Hillis Plot depiction of the evolutionary tree of life.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Kansas

Public research university in Kansas, United States

Baylor University

Private university in Waco, Texas, United States

University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

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How’s this person influential?
#3246 World Rank