David Suzuki
#1505 Overall Influence

David Suzuki

Canadian popular scientist and environmental activist

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David Takayoshi Suzuki is a Canadian academic, science broadcaster and environmental activist. Suzuki earned a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Chicago in 1961, and was a professor in the genetics department at the University of British Columbia from 1963 until his retirement in 2001. Since the mid-1970s, Suzuki has been known for his television and radio series, documentaries and books about nature and the environment. He is best known as host of the popular and long-running CBC Television science program The Nature of Things, seen in over 40 countries. He is also well known for criticizing governments for their lack of action to protect the environment.

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University of Chicago
University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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University of British Columbia
University of British Columbia

Public research university in British Columbia, Canada

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Amherst College
Amherst College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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#324 World Rank
Biology
#23909 World Rank
Literature