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The Thrill of Scientific Discovery

Sir Richard Roberts, Nobel laureate and Distinguished University Professor at Northeastern, loves bacteria. As he puts it, “I find humans too complicated.” There is however, an important connection between humans and bacteria, he said: we couldn’t survive without them. Roberts, a globally recognized leader in genomics and molecular biology, studies the mechanisms by which bacteria […]

The thrill of scientific discovery

Sir Richard Roberts, Distinguished Professor and President of the Ocean Genome Legacy, is a globally recognized leader in genomics and molecular biology, and studies the mechanisms through which bacteria resist viruses.

Simons Foundation Research Awards for Mathematics Faculty

The Simons Foundation has awarded five year Collaboration Grants separately to Professors Gabor Lippner and Peter Topalov. Both awards will commence in September 2017 and will support collaborations with other research groups in the US and around the world. Professor Lippner’s award is titled “Analytic methods in Graph Theory” and Professor Topalov’s award is titled “Non-linear PDEs […]
Sir Richard Roberts

Nobel laureate Sir Richard Roberts highlights important connection between humans and bacteria

Sir Richard Roberts, Nobel laureate and Distinguished University Professor, gave the keynote address at the Advanced DNA Sequencing Technology Development Meeting of the National Human Genome Research Institute, which was recently hosted by Northeastern.

Psychology Department Graduation Ceremony 2017

On May 4, 2017, a special department ceremony and reception was held for graduating Psychology majors (January, May or August 2017 completion) and their families. All Psychology graduates were recognized and congratulated and special awards were given. The following awards were given to some of our most outstanding students: ◆Co-op Excellence Award: Kyle Forgeron ◆Faculty Scholar […]