Rockefeller University

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Research institute in New York City founded in 1901

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About Rockefeller University

According to Wikipedia, The Rockefeller University is a private graduate-only university in New York City. It focuses primarily on the biological and medical sciences and provides doctoral and postdoctoral education. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". Rockefeller is the oldest biomedical research institute in the United States. The 82-person faculty has 37 members of the National Academy of Sciences, 17 members of the National Academy of Medicine, seven Lasker Award recipients, and five Nobel laureates. As of March 2022, a total of 26 Nobel laureates have been affiliated with Rockefeller University.

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Rockefeller University's Demographics

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Where is Rockefeller University?

Rockefeller University is located at 1230 York Avenue, New York NY 10065-6399

What Is Rockefeller University Known For?

Rockefeller University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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Who Are Rockefeller University's Most Influential Alumni?

Rockefeller University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Medical, and Chemistry. Here are some of Rockefeller University's most famous alumni:

David Baltimore
David Baltimore
An American biologist, (1938– ), New York, New York, USA.
Gerald Edelman
Gerald Edelman
An American biologist.
Robert Sapolsky
Robert Sapolsky
An American endocrinologist.
Seth Lloyd
Seth Lloyd
An American engineer.
Barbara Ehrenreich
Barbara Ehrenreich
An American writer and journalist .
Yoshinori Ohsumi
Yoshinori Ohsumi
A Japanese molecular biologist .
Ralph M. Steinman
Ralph M. Steinman
A Canadian immunologist and cell biologist.
Rocky Tuan
Rocky Tuan
A Hong Kong medical researcher and bioengineer.
Bruce McEwen
An American neuroscientist .
Peter Walter
Peter Walter
An American biologist.
David Albert
David Albert
A Professor of Philosophy and Director of the M.A. Program at the Columbia University.
Harvey Lodish
An American cell biologist, born 1941.

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