James R. Killian Award & Lecture Series


Current Killian Award recipient: Tyler Jacks


Tyler Jacks

David H. Koch professor of biology

Lecture title, date, and location will be announced at a later date.

Tyler Jacks, the David H. Koch professor of biology and director of the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, is MIT’s James R. Killian Jr. Faculty Achievement Award winner for 2015–2016. A pioneering cancer biologist, Professor Jacks is recognized by the committee for his influence on the field of cancer research and for his leadership of MIT’s multidisciplinary cancer research community.

More information at MIT News.

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