Neil Shubin

About the Author

Neil Shubin, Paleontologist and author

Neil Shubin is the author of two popular science books, The Universe Within (2013) and the best-selling Your Inner Fish (2008), which was chosen by the National Academy of Sciences as the best book of the year in 2009. Trained at Columbia, Harvard, and the University of California at Berkeley, Shubin is the Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor and Senior Advisor to the President at the University of Chicago. In 2011 he was elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

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