Honors and Awards

Wolf Singer
Personal data
Name: Wolf Singer
Date of birth: March 9, 1943
Place of birth: Munich, Germany
Nationality: German
1989Lambert Lecture, American Society for Neuroscience, Phoenix
1990Brooks Lecture, Harvard
1991Lamport Lecture, Seattle
1993F.C. Donders Lectures on Cognitive Neuroscience, Nijmegen
1996Hebb Lecture, Halifax
1997NIH Presidential Lecture, Washington
1999Macallum Lecture, Toronto
1999Vernon B. Mountcastle Lecture, Baltimore
2000Keynote lecture at the 300-year anniversary of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften
2000Keynote lecture "Perceiving, Remembering, Forgetting" at the Historikertag, Aachen
2001TINS Lecture, Harrogate
2001Otto von Guericke Lecture, Magdeburg
2002Cajal Lecture, Madrid
2002Servier Lecture, Montreal
2002Swammerdam Lecture, Amsterdam
2003"dies academicus", Ulm
2004Talairach Lecture, Budapest
2005CNBC Annual Special Lecture, Pittsburgh
2005Festvortrag MPG Hauptversammlung Rostock
2005Jakob-Burckhardt-Gespräche auf Castelen/Basel
2006Karl von Frisch Lecture, Wien
2008Commencement Speech, Rutgers University, New Jersey
2009Leopoldina Lecture, Halle
2010 Goethe Institute Moscow, Lecture Series
2011 Höllerer Lecture
2012 New Year's Speech, Frankfurt Römer
2013 Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize for Young Researchers, Frankfurt Römer
2013 Heller Lecture, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1991Prize of the IPSEN Foundation (shared with Thorsten Wiesel and Ursula Bellugi)
1994Ernst Jung Prize for Science and Research
1994Zülch Prize
1998Hessischer Kulturpreis
2000Körber Prize for the European Sciences
2001Max Planck Prize for Public Science
2002La Medaille de la Ville de Paris
2002Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur
2002Ernst Hellmut Vits Prize, University Münster
2003Krieg Cortical Discoverer Award of the Cajal Club
2003Betty und David Koetser Prize, University Zürich
2003Communicator Prize, German Research Foundation
2003Hans Berger Prize, Society for Clinical Neurophysiology
2005Dr. honoris causa University Oldenburg
2005Aschoff Prize, University Freiburg
2006INNS Hebb Award
2008Dr. honoris causa Rutgers University, NJ
2009Kaloy Prize, University Geneva
2011Order of Merit (First Class) of the Federal Republic of Germany
2013Cothenius-Medaille, Leopoldina
2015Max Planck Communitas Award
2015Ehrenplakette der Stadt Frankfurt am Main