GEORGE WHITESIDES, PhD
Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor, Harvard University / Co-Founder

Prof. George Whitesides joined Harvardโ€™s Department of Chemistry in 1982 and served as department chairman from 1986 to 1989. From 1963 to 1982, he was a faculty member at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Whitesides held advisory positions on the National Research Council, National Science Foundation and the Department of Defenseโ€™s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and he is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering and the American Philosophical Society, among other organizations.