Jury Members

Jury Members

2009 Vilcek Dropdown Arrows
Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science
2009

Dr. Claudio Basilico
Professor and Chairman, Department of Microbiology, NYU School of Medicine

Dr. Joan Massagué
Director, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Bruce Cronstein
Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Pharmacology, NYU School of Medicine

Dr. Inder Verma
Professor and Director of the Laboratory of Genetics, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences

Dr. Rudolf Jaenisch
Member, Whitehead Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Jan Vilcek
Professor of Microbiology, NYU School of Medicine

Vilcek Prize in Filmmaking
2009

Rudy Behlmer
Film Historian

Rick Jewell
Professor, USC School of Cinematic Arts

Chuck Boller
Executive Director, The Hawaii International Film Festival

Rajendra Roy
The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film, The Museum of Modern Art

Geoffrey Gilmore
Director, The Sundance Film Festival

Richard Schickel
Film Critic, TIME Magazine

Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
2009

Dr. Heran Darwin
Professor of Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Leslie Vosshall
Robin Chemers Neustein Professor, The Rockefeller University

Dr. Laurie Dempsey
Senior Editor, Nature Immunology, Nature Publishing Group

Nicholas Wade
Science Department, The New York Times

Dr. Peter Palese
Horace W. Goldsmith Professor and Chair of Microbiology, Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Jedd Wolchok
Lloyd J. Old Chair for Clinical Investigation, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Jan Vilcek
Professor of Microbiology, NYU School of Medicine

Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Filmmaking
2009

Sheril D. Antonio
Associate Professor, Associate Dean of Film, TV, and New Media, New York University

Wesley Morris
Film Critic, The Boston Globe

Rick Kinsel
Executive Director, The Vilcek Foundation

Lisa Schwarzbaum
Film Critic, Entertainment Weekly

Ysa Le
Executive Director, Vietnamese American Arts and Letters Association

Janet Yang
Film Producer

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