UCLA Members of the National Academy of Sciences

Name Elected Department
Elihu Abrahams 1987 Physics and Astronomy
Paul Boyer 1970 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Lennart Carleson 2006 Mathematics
William Clark 2005 Geography
Dr. Edward De Robertis 2013 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Jared Diamond 1979 Geography
Richard Dickerson 1985 Chemistry and Biochemistry
David Eisenberg 1989 Biological Chemistry; Chemistry and Biochemistry
Mostafa El-Sayed 1980 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Juli Feigon 2009 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Andrea Ghez 2004 Physics and Astronomy
Robert Goldberg 2001 Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
Michael Grunstein 2008 Biological Chemistry
Arnold Harberger 1989 Economics
T. Mark Harrison 2011 Earth, Planetary and Space Science
M. Frederick Hawthorne 1973 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Kendall N. Houk 2010 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Wayne Hubbell 2005 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Louis Ignarro 1999 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Steven Jacobsen 2011 Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
David Clifford Jewitt 2005 Earth, Planetary and Space Science
H. Ronald Kaback 1987 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Peter M. Kareiva 2011 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Margaret Kivelson 1999 Earth, Planetary and Space Science
Raphael Levine 1999 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Thomas M. Liggett 2008 Mathematics
Glen MacDonald 2015 Geography
Robert D. Mare 2010 Sociology
James McWilliams 2002 Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Sabeeha Merchant 2012 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Jeffery F. Miller 2015 Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics
Elizabeth Neufeld 1977 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Stanley Osher 2005 Mathematics
C. Kumar Patel 1974 Physics and Astronomy
Judea Pearl 2014 Computer Science
Michael Phelps 1999 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Howard Reiss 1977 Chemistry and Biochemistry
J. William Schopf 1998 Earth, Planetary and Space Science
Gerald Schubert 2002 Earth, Planetary and Space Science
Charles S. Stanish 2010 Cotsen Institute of Archaeology
Terence Tao 2008 Mathematics
Shelley E. Taylor 2009 Psychology
Joan Selverstone Valentine 2005 Chemistry and Biochemistry
Owen Witte 1997 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Edward L. Wright 2011 Physics and Astronomy
Ernest Wright 2013 Physiology
Eli Yablonovitch 2003 Electrical Engineering
Stephen G. Young 2015 Human Genetics
Lawrence Zipursky 2009 Biological Chemistry

Last updated February 2017

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