Andrew Huberman (born September 26, 1975) is a US-based neuroscientist, professor, YouTube star, and social media personality. He is famous for his work contributions to brain development, neuroplasticity, brain function, and much more. Also, he works as a professor in the department of neurobiology and ophthalmology at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Not just that, he has been getting popular on social media every day for his podcast Huberman Lab Podcast. Continue reading the article to find more information about him such as his wife, net worth, salary, height, kids, age, wiki, bio, religion, family, weight, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, and more.
Andrew Huberman Wiki/Biography
Born in an American family in Palo Alto, California, USA, Andrew Huberman’s birthday falls on the 26th of September every year. His nickname is Andrew and he is a Libra by zodiac sign. He completed high school graduation at Henry M. Gunn High School in the year 2013.
Post high school graduation, he pursued a degree in B.A. at the University of California in Santa Barbara. For his master’s, he attended the Univeristy of California in Berkeley and received an M.A. degree in Neurobiology and Behavior. Finally, he graduated from the Univeristy of California in Davis with a Ph.D. in neuroscience in the year 2004. After completing his studies, he was a Helen Hay Whitney postdoctoral fellow at the Stanford University for around six years.
|Real Name||Andrew Huberman|
|Profession||Neuroscientist, professor, YouTube star, and social media personality|
|Age||47 [as of 2022]|
|Date of Birth||September 26, 1975|
|Birthplace||Palo Alto, California, USA|
|Hometown||Palo Alto, California, USA|
|College||University of California|
Andrew Huberman Wife, Children & Family
Andrew Huberman’s marital status is unmarried. After thorough research, we have not found even a single piece of information regarding his marriage or wife. Regardless of being in his mid 40’s, he doesn’t really seem to be interested in getting married. Also, his current relationship status is single. Hence, we can conclude that he neither has a wife nor a girlfriend at the moment. Looking at his dating history, he has at least dated two people over the years. Unfortunately, we have information about his previous partners right now.
Moving further, his ethnicity and nationality are American. However, Andrew seems to be a very private person and doesn’t prefer sharing his personal family members’ data on the internet. Hence, we couldn’t gather any details about his parents or siblings yet. However, he has shared a picture of his grandfather on his Instagram handle.
Andrew Huberman Height, Age & More
Being born in 1975, his age is 47 as of 2022. Andrew Huberman’s height is 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm) and his weight is 102 kg (225 lbs). He has hazel eyes and dark brown hair. Andrew’s body statistics are unavailable while his shoe size is 12 (US). Coming to his physical features, he has a stunning trimmed beard. Also, he is a fit person and workouts at the gym & does exercises at home too. Moreover, he eats only healthy food as he is a scientist.
Andrew Huberman began his professional career more than a decade back. After completing his postdoctoral research, he joined the University of California in San Diego as a full-time assistant professor in January 2011. While he worked at the university, he directed and ran his laboratory which focused on neural development, repair, and function of the visual system. Also, he taught undergraduate lectures in Neuroscience and Neuroanatomy to medical students.
However, he decided to leave his professor job at UC in December 2015 after working for approximately five years. In January 2016, he joined Stanford University School of Medicine as a full-time professor. Apart from brain-related research, he taught students and the general public about subjects such as brain function, plasticity, and regeneration. To present, he is still working as a professor at the university and will complete seven years with Stanford by the end of the year.
Now, we move on to his scientific discoveries. One of his primary discoveries was recognizing that specific types of retinal neurons degenerate early in glaucoma. He also discovered the non-invasive methods that help the regeneration of damaged retinal neurons. In 2018, he has made discovery of two new mammalian brain circuits. While one promotes fear and paralysis, the other promotes courageous reactions to visually-evoked threats. On top of these, he has made numerous contributions to neuroscience that made him one of the top neuroscientists in his country. Also, he has worked with prominent personalities including David Spiegel in the past few years.
Social media career
Andrew Huberman’s social media career came into existence through the launch of his podcast Huberman Lab Podcast. He launched the podcast in January 2021 where he is seeing discussing neuroscience-related topics and science-based tools. The podcast has quickly earned popularity on major streaming platforms including YouTube.
While he uploads audio podcast episodes on numerous websites, he shares the audio & video version of episodes on his self-titled YouTube channel. In the past one year, he has featured many personalities on the podcast such as Dr. Andy Galphin, Dr. David Sinclair, Dr. Anna Lembke, and many more. The podcast often ranks top in the categories such as science, health, fitness, and education. In fact, it is currently ranked 4th on Spotify Podcast Charts in the United States.
While sharing podcast episodes, he also uploads live event Q&A videos on the YouTube channel as well. So far, he has completed 87 episodes on his podcast. At the current time, the channel has 1.33 million subscribers with 49 million total video views.
Andrew Huberman Net Worth
Andrew Huberman’s net worth is $5 million (estimated). He has numerous income sources that include his salary from Stanford, podcast sponsorships, and much more. As a professor at Stanford, he receives a handsome salary from the university. As per UnivStats.com, an average professor at Stanford receives a salary of about $259,340 annually. However, we believe that his salary would be a bit higher considering his knowledge and contributions to neuroscience.
Though he is a renowned scientist known for his contributions to neuroscience, there is no data on how he earned money for his discoveries. Coming to his podcast, he often has more than one sponsor on each episode. So far, he has worked with prominent brands such as Atheltic Greens, Inside Tracker, ROKA, LMNT, Eight Sleep, etc. However, the amount of money he gets paid from a sponsor is yet to be known to the public. Also, he turns for views/streams through ads on his podcast episodes on different platforms.
Next, he often tours (special live events) where he talks about neuroscience-related topics with the audience. For the audience to watch the event, they have to buy tickets for the particular live event. Hence, he earns a percentage of the total profits from the live event. Not just that, he has recently launched the shop page on his official website where he has launched brand new apparel. At the current time, he has listed just two t-shirts with unique designs priced at $25. Due to his wide following, he is managing to make a decent amount of sales.
Honors & Awards
Andrew Huberman has made some remarkable contributions to neuroscience. For his work, he has been awarded various awards in numerous categories and was honored many times. Below, you can find the list of honors and awards.
- Biomedical Scholar Award from Pew Charitable Trusts in 2013.
- Neuroscience Scholar Award from McKnight Foundation in 2013.
- ARVO Cogan Award for his contributions (2017)
- Catalyst for a Cure Team Member.
- and many more.
- He is a pet lover and had a bulldog named Costello.
- He has more than 71k followers on Linkedin.
- His contributions were featured by various press companies including TIME.
- He is a member of the Faculty of 1000.
- He shares his tweets pictures and short podcast clips on his Instagram profile with 1.5 million followers.
- Joined in December 2015, he shares tweets on neuroscience and self-development with over 405k followers on Twitter.
- He has tattoos on both his arms but he usually covers them with his sleeves.
- He has a Tiktok account under the username hubermanlab with 28k followers.
- Does he sm0ke? Not known.
- He is verified on Facebook where his page has 53k followers.
- Does he consume alc0hol? No.
- His most popular podcast episode on YouTube has over 3 million views.
FAQs about Andrew Huberman
Andrew Huberman is an American neuroscientist, professor, YouTube star, and social media personality.
He is unmarried.
He stands 185 cm tall.
$5 million (estimated).
Yes but he covers them.