Welcome to the Division of Science

The Division of Science at Brandeis University encompasses 7 departments and 5 interdepartmental programs granting degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s and Ph.D. levels. Along with education, research provides a large focus for the Division of Science members.

On October 2, 2017, Brandeis Professors Michael Rosbash and Jeff Hall (Emeritus), along with Michael Young from Rockefeller University, were awarded the The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm.

Head of the Division of Science is John Wardle, Professor of Astrophysics. This website was created and is maintained by Judy Heinrich.