UCLA Members of the National Academy of Sciences

Name Elected Department
Elihu Abrahams 1987 Phys/Astro
Paul Boyer 1970 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Lennart Carleson 2006 Mathematics
William Clark 2005 Geography
Jared Diamond 1979 Geography
Dr. Edward De Robertis 2013 Biochemistry
Richard Dickerson 1985 Chemistry and Biochemistry
David Eisenberg 1989
Mostafa El-Sayad 1980 Chemistry
Juli Feigon 2009 Biochemistry
John Garcia 1983 Emeritus - Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science
Andrea Ghez 2004 Astronomy
Robert Goldberg 2001 Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
Michael Grunstein 2008 Biological Chemistry
Arnold Harberger 1989 Economics
T. Mark Harrison 2011 Earth and Space Sciences
M. Frederick Hawthorne 1973 Chemistry
Kendall N. Houk 2010 chemistry
Wayne Hubbell 2005 Chemistry
Louis Ignarro 1999 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Steven Jacobsen 2011 Jacobsen Lab
David Clifford Jewitt 2005 Earth and Space Sciences
H. Ronald Kaback 1987 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Margaret Kivelson 1999 Earth and Space Sciences
Leon Knopoff 1963 Physics
Raphael Levine 1999 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Thomas M. Liggett 2008 Mathematics
Sabeeha Merchant 2012 Chemistry and Biochemistry
James McWilliams 2002 Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Robert Mare 2010 Sociology
Elizabeth Neufeld 1977 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Stanley Osher 2005 Mathematics
C. Kumar Patel 1974 Physics
Bernard Phinney 1985 Emeritus - Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
Michael Phelps 1999 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Howard Reiss 1977 Chemistry
J. William Schopf 1998 Earth and Space Sciences
Gerald Schubert 2002 Earth and Space Sciences
Charles S. Stanish 2010 Cotsen Institute of Archaeology
Lloyd Shapley 1979 Economics
Robert Steinberg 1985 Mathematics
Terence Tao 2008 Mathematics
Shelley E. Taylor 2009 Psychology
Joan Valentine 2005 Chemistry, Medicine
William Valentine 1977 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Owen Witte 1997 Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Medicine
Edward L. Wright 2011 Astronomy
Ernest Wright 2013 Membrane Biology
Eli Yablonovitch 2003 Electrical Engineering
Lawrence Zipursky 2009 Biological Chemistry

Last updated October 2015

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