Excellence

2022 College Rankings


 

A tradition of Excellence


1 Nobel Prize

Mario R. Capecchi, 2007

Physiology or Medicine

1 Breakthrough Prize

Christopher D. Hacon, 2018

Mathematics

3 National Medals of Science

Peter J. Stang, 2011

Chemistry

Mario R. Capecchi, 2001

Biological Sciences

Henry Eyring, 1966

Physical Sciences

4 MacArthur Genius Grants

Eric L. Charnov, 1997

Ecology and Evolutionary/Environmental Biology

Sharon B. Emerson, 1995

Ecology and Evolutionary/Environmental Biology

Jon Seger, 1987

Ecology and Evolutionary/Environmental Biology

Michael Ghiselin, 1981

Cell, Developmental, and Systems Biology

3 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor/Investigator

Baldomero Olivera, 2006

Erik M. Jorgensen, 2005 & 2016

Mario R. Capecchi, 1988

1 Simons Foundation Investigator

Christopher D. Hacon, 2012

1 Explorers Club Fellow

Kenneth M. Golden, 2014

 

2 National Academy of Medicine Fellows

Mario R. Capecchi, 2015

Baldomero Olivera, 2006

 

12 National Academy of Sciences Members

Erik Jorgensen, 2022

Biology

Valeria Molinero, 2022

Chemistry

Mary Beckerle, 2021

Cellular & Developmental Biology

Christopher D. Hacon, 2018

Mathematics

James R. Ehleringer, 2016

Environmental Sciences and Ecology

Cynthia J. Burrows, 2014

Chemistry

Baldomero M. Olivera, 2009

Physiology and Pharmacology

C. Dale Poulter, 2009

Chemistry

Thure E. Cerling, 2001

Environmental Sciences and Ecology

Peter J. Stang, 2000

Chemistry

Mario R. Capecchi, 1991

Cellular and Developmental Biology

John Roth, 1988

Genetics

12 American Academy of Arts & Sciences Members

Valeria Molinero, 2021

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Christopher D. Hacon, 2017

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Henry S. White, 2011

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Mario R. Capecchi, 2009

Biological Sciences

Cynthia J. Burrows, 2009

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Eric L. Charnov, 2009

Biological Sciences

Mary C. Beckerle, 2008

Biological Sciences

Baldomero M. Olivera, 2007

Biological Sciences

Phyllis D. Coley, 2006

Biological Sciences

C. Dale Poulter, 2005

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Peter J. Stang, 2002

Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Henry Eyring, 1958

Chemistry

6 Churchill Scholars

The Churchill Scholarship provides funding to American students for a year of Master’s study at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College. The program was set up at the request of Sir Winston Churchill in order to fulfill his vision of US–UK scientific exchange with the goal of advancing science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic.

Isaac Martin, 2021

Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy

Michael Xiao, 2020

Biology

Cameron Owen, 2019

Chemistry

Scott Neville, 2018

Mathematics, Computer Science

Michael Zhao, 2017

Mathematics

Mackenzie Simper, 2016

Mathematics

14 Goldwater Scholars

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation provides funding for undergraduates in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering.

Tyler Ball, 2021

Chemistry

Lydia Fries, 2020

Chemistry

Isaac Martin, 2020

Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy

Michael Xiao, 2019

Biology

Rachel Cantrell, 2019

Chemistry

Philippe David, 2018

Chemistry

Cameron Owen, 2018

Chemistry

Ethan Lake, 2016

Physics & Astronomy

Michael Zhao, 2016

Mathematics

Alexandra Kent, 2014

Chemistry

Tyler Shimko, 2013

Biology

Tera Nicolo, 2012

Chemistry

Safia Ahmed, 2008

Chemistry

Brent James Hawker, 2008

Mathematics