Eve Marder, the Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of Neuroscience at Brandeis University, has been awarded the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Award in the Neurosciences. Dr. Marder is a member of the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) Scientific Advisory Council, an external advisory group that advises CSHL’s senior management on science matters.
Dr. Marder is being honored as “one of the most influential neuroscientists of her generation,” according to the NAS press release. Her extensive neuroscience research has provided transformative insights into the fundamental processes of animal and human brains, and shaped our understanding of neural circuits.
“I am very pleased to see the National Academy of Sciences recognizes the outstanding research accomplishments of Eve Marder,” said CSHL President and CEO Bruce Stillman. “She is truly a neuroscientist’s neuroscientist.”