Brandeis Researchers in the News
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Politics Professor Jytte Klausen says in Bloomberg that terror attacks in Europe reflect failures by local officials. Read about her background and check out the article in the student newspaper The Justice about Klausen's Western Jihadism Project database and understanding terrorism.
Harleen Singh, Associate Professor of South Asian Literature and Women's Studies, was awarded a Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship to take a yearlong residency at the National Humanities Center. She will analyze literature and film written in India in Hindi and Bengali alongside ethnographies and interviews. Read more about her background.
Brandeis research makes progress in the fight against ALS. Avi Rodal found and fixed an abnormality in flies’ nervous systems, restoring their ability to crawl.
Eve Marder ’69, recipient of the Kavli Prize in Neuroscience for her groundbreaking research on the nervous system, received an honorary degree from Tel Aviv University.