Our faculty have been recognized as the best teachers and top
innovators in the world, winning such prestigious awards as the
Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the
National Medal of Science, the National Medal of Technology, the
MacArthur Foundation “genius award” and the Guggenheim
Fellowship, among others.
UB students have benefited from the expertise and passion of two
U.S. astronauts; one of the country’s top geneticists; a
Nobel Prize-winning chemist; the “Father of Chinese
Physics,” a Tony Award-nominated stage and screen actor; one
of America’s legendary jazz musicians; and the CEOs of a
major cable television network and one of Hollywood’s most
successful film companies.