David Starr Jordan
#952 Overall Influence

David Starr Jordan

American ichthyologist and educator

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David Starr Jordan was the founding president of Stanford University. The prominent eugenicist of his era. He was an ichthyologist during his research tenure. Prior, to Stanford, he was president of Indiana University.

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Schools

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Butler University
Butler University

Private university in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

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Cornell University
Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

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Indiana University Bloomington
Indiana University Bloomington

Public research university located in Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.

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Purdue University
Purdue University

Public research university in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#192 World Rank #69 USA Rank
Biology