Biden and Harris announce White House science team The presidential science advisor is being elevated to the Cabinet level for the first time. Biden to Elevate Science Adviser to His CabinetThe President-elect will nominate Eric S. Lander to head the Office of Science and Technology Policy, a post left vacant by President Trump for 18 months. Biden rolls out members of science teamPresident-elect Joe Biden will roll out members of his science team Saturday as he looks to fill his administration and tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Biden: Science will be at `forefront' of his administrationPresident-elect Joe Biden says “science will always be at the forefront of my administration,” and he's elevating the post of science adviser to Cabinet level, a White House first Joe Biden names scientific advisers and seeks to bring Eric Lander into cabinetHuman Genome Project co-leader hailed as ‘science polymath’ and ‘fabulous choice’ Biden and Harris will introduce members of their White House science team this afternoon. Biden picks geneticist as science adviser, puts in CabinetPresident-elect Joe Biden has chosen a pioneering geneticist to be his science adviser and is elevating the job to a Cabinet position Broad Institute’s Eric Lander stepping down to become Biden’s science adviser - The Boston GlobeThe renowned co-founder of the Cambridge institute will serve as a member of the cabinet.