!!!James Rothman
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*2014 - present Research Professor, UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London
*2008 - present Professor and Chairman, Department of Cell Biology; Professor of Chemistry; Wallace Professor of the Biomedical Sciences; Director, Nanobiology Institute,Yale University
*2004-2008 Clyde and Helen Wu Professor of Chemical Biology, Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics Director, Sulzberger Genome Center; Columbia University
*1991-2004 Founder and Chair, Department of Cellular Biochemistry and Biophysics; Paul A. Marks Chair; Vice-Chairman;  Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
*1988-1991 E.R. Squibb Professor of Molecular Biology, Princeton University  
*1978-1988 Assistant, Associate (1981), Full  (1984) Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University
*1976-1978 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
__Fields of Scholarship__
*Membrane fusion proteins
*Cell secretion machinery
*Vesicle exocytosis
*Presynaptic machinery 
*Neurotransmitter release
*Cell traffic
*SNARE complex
*Protein sorting
__Honours and Awards__
* 2013: Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (with Randy W. Schekman and Thomas C. Südhof) "for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells"
* 2010: Kavli Prize in Neuroscience
* 2010: Massry Prize 
* 2010: EB. Wilson Medal 
* 2005: Honorary Member, Japanese Biochemical Society
* 2002: Louisa Gross Horwitz prize of Columbia University 
* 2002: Lasker Basic Science Award
* 2001: The Otto-Warburg Medal, Germany
* 2000: Heineken Foundation Prize of the Netherlands Academy of Sciences
* 1999: The Jacobæus Prize, Denmark 
* 1997: Lounsbery Award of the National Academy of Sciences 
* 1997: The Harden Medal, UK Biochemical Society
* 1996: King Faisal International Prize for Science
* 1996: Gairdner Foundation International Award
* 1994: Fellowship, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
* 1994: The Rosenstiel Award in Biomedical Sciences (with R. Schekman), U.S.A.
* 1993: Membership, National Academy of Sciences USA 
* 1989: The Alexander Von Humboldt Award, Germany                                                 
* 1986: The Eli Lilly Award for Fundamental Research in  Biological Chemistry, U.S.A      
* 1986: The Passano Young Scientist Award, U.S.A.

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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Rothman_James/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Rothman_James/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Rothman_James/Highlight]
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