!!!Torsten Wiesel
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*Director of the Shelby White and Leon Levy Center for Mind, Brain and Behavior, President of Rockefeller University
*1991 - 1998 President of Rockefeller University
*1983 Vincent and Brooke Astor Professor, Rockefeller University and head of the Laboratory of Neurobiology
*1968 Professor, Department of neurobiology (Chair of Department 1971)
*1959 Instructor in pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
*1958 Assistant professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
*1955 Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
*1954 Department of physiology and child psychiatry unit, Karolinska Institute
__Fields of Scholarship__
__Honours and Awards__
*1971 Ferrier Medal and Lecture, Royal Society
*1971 Dr. Jules C. Stein Award
*1972 Lewis S. Rosenstiel Award
*1977 Karl Spencer Lashley Award
*1975 Freidenwald Award
*1978 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize, Columbia University
*1980 Ledlie Prize
*1981 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, together with David H. Hubel "''for their discoveries concerning information processing in the visual system''" (the prize was shared with Roger W. Sperry)
*1982 Elected a Foreign Member of the Royal Society (ForMemRS)
*1989 W.H. Helmerich III Award
*1993 Ralph W. Gerard Prize in Neuroscience
*1996 Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research
*1998 Presidential Award
*2005 David Rall Medal
*2005 National Medal of Science
*2006 Honorary degree, University of Pavia
*2006 Ramon Y Cajal Gold Medal, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas)
*2007 Marshall M. Parks MD Medal of Excellence
*2009 Order of the Rising Sun, Grand Cordon, (Japan)
*2010 Honorary Doctoral Degree in Science, University of Cambodia
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Wiesel_Torsten/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Wiesel_Torsten/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Wiesel_Torsten/Highlight]
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[Other information|User/Wiesel_Torsten/OtherInformation]

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