The Rockefeller University is a center for scientific research, primarily in the biological and medical sciences, providing doctoral and postdoctoral education. Rockefeller is one of the most prestigious institutes for biomedical research in the world, and it is the oldest such institute in the United States. Of a 79 person faculty (tenured and tenure-track, as of 2016), 38 are members of the National Academy of Sciences, 18 are members of the National Academy of Medicine, 8 are Lasker Award recipients, and 5 are Nobel laureates. Rockefeller is located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, between 63rd and 68th Streets along York Avenue. Richard P. Lifton—previously the executive director of the Center for Human Genetics and Genomics at Yale University—became the universitys eleventh president on September 1, 2016.
Highest paying job titles at The Rockefeller University include Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Scientist, and Specialty Physician