Nicole Fleetwood, from Rutgers-New Brunswick, and Cathy Park Hong, from Rutgers-Newark, were recognized for their work that tackles contemporary topics of incarceration and Asian identity.
David Alland and Soumitesh Chakavorty from New Jersey Medical School were recognized for developing a rapid automated tuberculosis test that shortens the time it takes to get a diagnosis from seven weeks to two hours.
With her translation and analysis of Nahuatl sources, Camilla Townsend debunks commonly believed myths about the Aztecs and earns the prestigious Cundill History Prize.
Kimberly Mutcherson, co-dean of Rutgers Law School in Camden, has received the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Inaugural Impact Award with four other law school deans for the creation of the Law Deans Antiracist Clearinghouse Project (LDACP).
Blakesley Burkhart, an astrophysicist and assistant professor at Rutgers-New Brunswick, joined an elite group today that includes all three U.S. women who won the Nobel Prize.