Science is a collaborative pursuit.

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Science is a collaborative pursuit.


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Executive Leadership

The visionary leaders at the helm of the Salk Institute lead scientific transformative discoveries while directing efficient operations.

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Scientist Directory

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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is composed of proven leaders from the world’s business and non-profit communities who bring a range of skills and perspectives to the Institute. They are committed to science, innovation, high-quality research and supporting the Institute’s mission.

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The Salk Institute's administration combines strategic vision with efficient management, fostering an environment where scientific excellence thrives.

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