Academic Excellence

  • Number of QB3 faculty members: 260
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators: 22
  • MacArthur Fellows: 4
  • Members, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies: 7
  • Members, National Academy of Engineering: 3
  • Members, National Academy of Sciences: 32
  • Recipients, National Medal of Science: 2 (Richard Karp, Judith Klinman)
  • Nobel laureates: 1 (Elizabeth Blackburn; Steve Chu, a Nobel laureate now at Stanford, was also a member of QB3)