Results for the Lodha Genius Programme 2024 cohort are out. Selected candidates have been notified via email.

Jack W. Szostak

Professor, Nobel Prize Winner for Physiology or Medicine (2009), University of Chicago
  • Ph.D, Cornell University
  • B.S. McGill University
  • 2022-present: Professor, University of Chicago
  • 2012-2022: Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
  • 2000-present: Alex Rich Distinguished Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • 1998-present: Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • Origins of Life
  • Self-replicating RNA
  • Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine, 2009
  • H.P. Heineken Prize in Biophysics and Biochemistry, 2008
  • Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award, 2006
  • Medal of the Genetics Society of America, 2000
  • Sigrist Prize, University of Bern, 1997
  • National Academy of Sciences Award in Molecular Biology, 1994
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences
  • Member, American Philosophical Society
  • Fellow, Royal Society
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science