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September 1, 2016

Stanford Magazine profile: A Leader in Full

As a scientist and as an executive, Marc Tessier-Lavigne has made a career out of making a difference.  Read story

June 21, 2016

Stanford President-elect Marc Tessier-Lavigne prepares to take office Sept. 1

The incoming leader’s spring agenda included attending Board of Trustees meetings and making preparations to hire a new provost.  Read story

February 4, 2016

Neuroscience pioneer Marc Tessier-Lavigne named Stanford’s next president

The Stanford trustees announced that Marc Tessier-Lavigne, president of The Rockefeller University and former Stanford faculty member, will be the 11th president. He will assume the role Sept. 1.  Read story

February 4, 2016

Stanford introduces 11th president, Marc Tessier-Lavigne

February 4, 2016

A conversation with Marc Tessier-Lavigne