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o_Jacobs083115 JACOBS, Robert S. Professor of Pharmacology Emeritus, University of California, Santa Barbara Bob was born April 2, 1933, Jackson Park Hospital, Chicago, IL to Robert S. and Betty Eyster Jacobs. He passed away at Serenity House August 26, 2015. Bob married Joan Rossdeutcher September 1957; their daughter, Rebecca, was born June 1962. He earned his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University and his doctorate in Pharmacology at Chicagos Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine. The Jacobs family moved to Santa Barbara in 1974 when Bob was hired to initiate an undergraduate degree program in pharmacology at UCSB the first of its kind in the U.S. His research centered around the pharmacology of marine natural products. He retired from UCSB in 2010 at the age of 77. In addition his wife and daughter, he is survived by his sisters, Betteann Crayne (Ron) and Sandy Files, son-in-law Tim Madigan, nieces, nephews and cousins. Interment will be at Waldheim Cemetery, Chicago, IL at a later date. In memory of Bob, donations may be made to Serenity House, 930 Miramonte Dr., Santa Barbara 93109, or Santa Barbara Symphony, 1330 State St. Suite 102, Santa Barbara 9310l.