Brandeis Researchers in the News
Our faculty make an impact — in the classroom and in the field. As intellectual pioneers and engaged scholars, faculty in every discipline garner top awards and recognition for inspiring outstanding work.
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 was awarded the Kavli Prize in Neuroscience, for her groundbreaking research on the nervous system.
In his recent study, Jonathan Sarna ’75, MA ’75, shows that as early as 1891, a prototype of the Israeli flag was created and displayed in Boston’s North End that would eventually be one of several significant influences on the present-day flag of Israel.
Professor Andy Molinsky was named as a leading expert and writer on LinkedIn’s 2016 list of top education authors. His most popular LinkedIn post of the year offers managers tips for delivering feedback.