Distinguished Professors

University Distinguished Professor awards honor faculty who have made sustained contributions of consistent educational excellence and have demonstrated outstanding commitment to undergraduate education.

Susan H. Aiken PhD Professor of English
John J.B. Allen PhD Professor of Psychology
Eric A. Betterton PhD Professor of Atmospheric Sciences
Peter M. Beudert MFA Professor of Design & Technology, School of Theatre, Film & Television
William S. Bickel PhD Professor Emeritus of Physics
Paul Blowers PhD Associate Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Judith Bronstein PhD Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Gail D. Burd PhD Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Robert F. Butler PhD Professor Emeritus of Geosciences
Christopher Franklin Carroll PhD Lecturer Emeritus of English
James W. Clarke PhD Professor Emeritus of Political Sciences
Albrecht Classen PhD Professor of German Studies
Richard A. Cosgrove PhD Professor Emeritus of History
Richard A. Demers PhD Professor of Linguistics
Harold W. Dixon PhD Professor of Theatre Arts
George E. Gehrels PhD Professor of Geosciences
Jerrold E. Hogle PhD Professor of English
Wanda H. Howell PhD Professor of Nutritional Sciences
Christopher D. Impey PhD Professor of Astronomy
Harold P. Larson PhD Professor Emeritus of Lunar and Planetary Laboratory
James F. LaSalle PhD Professor Emeritus of Management Information Systems
David O. Lomen PhD Professor of Mathematics
Clifford M. Lytle PhD Professor Emeritus of Political Science
William G. McCallum PhD Professor of Mathematics
Carrol McLaughlin PhD Professor of Music
Delbert D. Phillips PhD Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies
Mary Poulton PhD Professor and Department Head, Mining and Geological Engineering
Dennis T. Ray PhD Professor of Plant Sciences
J. Jefferson Reid PhD Professor of Anthropology
Robert H. Robichaux PhD Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Jerzy Rozenblit PhD Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Avelino Eduardo Saez PhD Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Charles Scruggs PhD Professor of English
William Yslas Velez PhD Professor of Mathematics
Raymond E. White, Jr. PhD Professor of Astronomy
Paul Wilson PhD Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Andrew S. Cohen PhD Professor of Geosciences, and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Frederick P. Kiefer PhD Professor of English
Vicente Talanquer PhD Professor of Biochemistry