Current University Professors

At the University of Toronto, a University Professor is the highest academic rank, recognizing exceptional scholarly achievement and preeminence in a particular field of knowledge, and comprising no more than 2% of the tenured faculty.

Name Area Research
Andrews, Brenda (2017) Cellular and Biomolecular Research Molecular cell and systems biology
Arthur, James Mathematics Representations of Lie groups and automorphic forms
Barrett, Spencer Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Plant evolutionary genetics, the evolution of reproductive systems and plant invasion biology
Bond, J. Richard Theoretical Astrophysics Cosmology, structure formation and evolution
Borodin, Allan Computer Science Design, analysis and theory of algorithms
Brumer, Paul Chemistry Theoretical chemical physics
Collins, Michael Civil Engineering Failure of large structures
David, Tirone Surgery Heart valve disease and thoracic aortic aneurysm
Dyzenhaus, David (2015) Law; Philosophy The rule of law in legal and political philosophy
Friedlander, John Mathematics Analytical number theory
Florida, Richard (2016) Management Cities, innovation and urban economic development
Gospodarowicz, Mary (2017) Radiation Oncology Radiation oncology
Greenblatt, Jack Medicine Protein interactions, mechanisms of gene regulation, and functional genomics
Henkelman, Mark Medical Biophysics and Medical Imaging Medical imaging
Hull, John (2016) Management Derivatives and risk management
Hurka, Thomas Philosophy Ethical theory
Jenkins, David Medicine and Nutritional Sciences Diet and dietary components in the prevention and treatment of chronic disease
John, Sajeev Physics Photonic crystals
Kay, Lewis    Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR); protein structure and dynamics
Keymer, Thomas (2015)    English Literary Criticism, history & theory
Kumacheva, Eugenia Chemistry Polymer materials
Lautens, Mark    Chemistry Organic chemistry; chiral molecules
Lozano, Andres (2014)
Surgery Functional Neurosurgery
Mak, Tak Medical Biophysics; Immunology Human T cell antigen receptor
Miller, R.J. Dwayne Chemistry; Physics Electrochemistry; capturing atomic motions
Misak, Cheryl (2017) Philosophy Tradition of pragmatism
Moscovitch, Morris (2017) Psychology Cognitive science and neuropsychology
Ozin, Geoffrey Chemistry Materials self-assembly, inorganic materials chemistry and biomimetics
Peltier, W. Richard Physics Geodynamics and climate dynamics
Polanyi, John Chemistry Reaction dynamics
Quayson, Ato (2016) English African literature, postcolonial diaspora studies, urban studies and literary theory
Reid, Nancy Statistics Theoretical statistics
Rice, Keren
Linguistics Aboriginal studies
Ripstein, Arthur (2016) Law; Philosophy Political philosophy and legal theory
Rossant, Janet Medical Genetics and Microbiology Developmental biology
Sargent, Edward (2015) Electrical and Computer Engineering The application of nanomaterials in sustainable energy and sensing
Sefton, Michael Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry; Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering Bioengineering and tissue engineering
Sherwood Lollar, Barbara Geology Environmental isotopes, groundwater quality, carbon geochemistry and astrobiology
Shoichet, Molly (2014)
Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry Polymers for Drug Delivery & Tissue Regeneration
Sigal, Israel Mathematics Mathematical physics
Sohm, Philip Art Biographies and studios of artists, art economics, art theory and criticism
Sokolowski, Marla Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Gene-environment interactions on behaviour
St George-Hyslop, Peter Medicine; Neurodegenerative Diseases Neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer's Disease
Stein, Janice Gross Political Science Global politics, conflict management and resolution
Stewart, Donna Psychiatry Women's health
Trebilcock, Michael Law International trade law, competition regulation and contract law
Viola, Lynne
History Stalinism, the ecosystem of violence and the Soviet Gulag
Waddams, Stephen Law Private law, legal theory and legal history
Weinrib, Ernest Law Legal philosophy and tort law
Winnik, Mitchell Chemistry Polymer systems
Zandstra, Peter (2016) Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering Stem cell bioengineering