The Carl J. Shapiro Science Center opened in 2009, providing Brandeis' leading researchers with a state-of-the-art home.

Brandeis donors make a significant impact on the University, changing the trajectory of students’ lives through scholarships and fellowships, ensuring that Brandeis maintains a top-flight faculty through endowed chairs, and aiding in the construction of first-class facilities.

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Faculty Chairs


Scholarships provide the means so Brandeis can educate the most promising students regardless of their financial need. 
Endowed chairs provide Brandeis' renowned faculty members with the support they need for their groundbreaking research and award-winning teaching.
Fellowships provide the opportunity for the next generation of scholars to work with Brandeis' faculty.