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|Born||February 3, 1957
|Alma mater||Princeton University (BS)
University of Oxford (DPhil)
|Awards||MacArthur Fellowship (1987)
Dickson Prize (1997)
Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service (1998)
Gairdner Award (2002)
Harvey Prize (2012)
Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences (2013)
Killian Award (2017)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
|Thesis||Topics in algebraic coding theory (1980)|
|Doctoral advisor||Peter Cameron|
|Doctoral students||Manolis Kellis
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Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957) is an American mathematician and geneticist.
Lander is a professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She was a professor of systems biology at Harvard Medical School.
He was a former member of the Whitehead Institute, and the founding director of the Broad Institute. He was co-chair of U.S. President Barack Obama's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. He is a 1987 MacArthur Fellow.
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