Stephen Jay Gould
#29 Overall Influence

Stephen Jay Gould

American evolutionary biologist

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Stephen Jay Gould was an American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, and historian of science. He was one of the most influential and widely read authors of popular science of his generation. Gould spent most of his career teaching at Harvard University and working at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. In 1996, Gould was hired as the Vincent Astor Visiting Research Professor of Biology at New York University, where he divided his time teaching there and at Harvard.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Antioch University
Antioch University

University with 5 campuses in the United States

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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University of Leeds
University of Leeds

University in Leeds, United Kingdom

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#5 World Rank #1 USA Rank
Biology
#89 World Rank #10 USA Rank
History
#369 World Rank #61 USA Rank
Philosophy
#2539 World Rank #506 USA Rank
Literature