Nobel Prize 2017
Brandeis Celebrates Our Nobel Laureates
On Oct. 2, 2017, Michael Rosbash, the Peter Gruber Endowed Chair in Neuroscience and professor of biology, and Jeffrey Hall, professor emeritus of biology, were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of the molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms, the inner biological clock that regulates almost all life on the planet.
On Dec. 10, 2017, Brandeis' Nobel Laureates received the Nobel Medal and Diploma from King Carl XVI Gustaf in Stockholm, Sweden.
Highlights From the Life of a Nobel Laureate
Throwing Out the First Pitch at Fenway
Rosbash took the field before the April 11, 2018, Red Sox game.
Rosbash discussed his Nobel journey as part of Brandeis’ inaugural Alumni Weekend in June 2018.
On NPR's "Only A Game," Michael Rosbash and Jeff Hall recalled how a shared passion for the Red Sox and basketball helped propel their scientific partnership.