Theodosius Dobzhansky
#135 Overall Influence

Theodosius Dobzhansky

Geneticist and evolutionary biologist

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Theodosius Grygorovych Dobzhansky was a prominent Russian-American geneticist and evolutionary biologist, and a central figure in the field of evolutionary biology for his work in shaping the modern synthesis. Dobzhansky was born in Ukraine, then part of the Russian Empire, and became an immigrant to the United States in 1927, aged 27.

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

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The Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University

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#10 World Rank #4 USA Rank
Biology