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National Academy of Science Awards

OEB Faculty Recipients

2012
Andrew H. Knoll, Mary Clark Thompson Medal
For unparalleled contributions relating Precambrian life to Earth's physical and chemical history and for innovative contributions on the paleophysiology and evolution of algae and land plants.

Jonathan B. Losos, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal
For his novel and penetrating studies of adaptive radiation in vertebrates, notably his comprehensive study of Anolis lizards in tropical America, as summarized in his recent book, Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree: Ecology and Adaptive Radiation of Anoles.

1987
Andrew H. Knoll, Charles Doolittle Walcott Medal

1967
Ernst Mayr, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal
For his treatise, "Animal Species and Evolution."

1965
George Gaylord Simpson, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal
For his treatise, "Principles of Animal Taxonomy."

1958
Donald R. Griffin, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal

1956
Alfred S. Romer, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal

1954
Alfred S. Romer, Mary Clark Thompson Medal

1944
George Gaylord Simpson, Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal
For his work, Tempo and Mode in Evolution, Columbia University Press, 1944.

1943
George Gaylord Simpson, Mary Clark Thompson Medal

 

[January 23, 2012]