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George M. Whitesides

Born: 3-Aug-1939
Birthplace: Louisville, KY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Chemist
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Harvard chemist, highest H-Index

Wife: Barbara (two sons)
Son: George T. Whitesides (National Space Society)
Son: Benjamin Whitesides

    High School: Phillips Academy Andover (1957)
    University: AB, Harvard University (1960)
    University: PhD Chemistry, California Institute of Technology (1964)
    Professor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1963-82)
    Professor: Harvard University (1982-)
    Administrator: Chairman, Chemistry Dept., Harvard University (1986-89)
    Administrator: Associate Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University (1989-92)

    Genzyme Co-Founder
    Member of the Board of Rohm and Haas (2005-)
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    Hillary Clinton for President
    John Kerry for President
    National Academy of Engineering
    National Academy of Sciences
    National Research Council
    Obama for America
    National Medal of Science 1998
    Kyoto Prize 2003
    Dan David Prize 2005 (shared)
    Priestley Medal 2007

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