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Jad Abumrad

New York Public Radio
Host, Radiolab
Jad Abumrad is the award-winning host and creator of WNYC Studio’s hit podcast Radiolab. Under Abumrad’s direction, the show uses a combination of deep-dive journalism, narrative storytelling, dialogue and music to craft compositions of exploration and discovery. Abumrad is also the Executive Producer and creator of Radiolab’s More Perfect, a podcast that explores how casers deliberated inside the rareified world of the Supreme Court affect our lives far away from the bench. In 2011, Aburad was honored as a MacArthur Fellow (also known as the Genius Grant).