Distinguished Professors

The purpose of the program is to advance and recognize individuals with highly distinguished accomplishments and those who display exceptional promise, who maintain an extraordinary level of activity in their research and scholarly work, and have achieved pre-eminence in their field in line with the University’s stated objectives and emerging priorities.

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Name Department Title Term
Agrawal, Aneil Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, FAS Distinguished Professor of Evolutionary Genetics July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019
Cazdyn, Eric Department of East Asian Studies and the Centre for Comparative Literature, FAS Distinguished Professor of Aesthetics and Politics Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2018
Chan, Warren Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Nanobioengineering Nov 1, 2016 to Oct 31, 2021
Cheng, Yu-Ling Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Science, FASE Distinguished Professor Global Engineering July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018
Fox, Mark Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Urban Systems Engineering July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Gallagher, Kathleen Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, OISE Distinguished Professor of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Gualtieri, Marco Department of Mathematics, FAS Frederick Atkinson Distinguished Professor of Mathematics July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Hinz, Boris Faculty of Dentistry Distinguished Professor of Tissue Repair and Regeneration July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021
Jennings, Eric Department of History, FAS Distinguished Professor in the History of France and the Francophonie July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Kaplan, Sarah Rotman School of Management Distinguished Professor in Gender and the Economy Sept 1, 2016 to Aug 31, 2021
Kelley, Shana Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy Distinguished Professor  July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018
Kronzucker, Herbert J. Department of Biological Sciences, FAS Distinguished Professor of Plant Biology  July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Kschischang, Frank Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Digital Communications Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2020
Lahusen, Thomas Department of History, FAS Distinguished Professor of Eurasian Cultural History Jan 1, 2009 to Dec 31, 2013; Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2018
Lautens, Mark Department of Chemistry, FAS J. Bryan Jones Distinguished Professor Jan 1, 2013 to Dec 31, 2017; Jan 1, 2018 to Dec 31, 2022
McCourt, Peter Department of Cell and Systems Biology, FAS Jack Dainty Distinguished Professor Mar 1, 2017 to Feb 28, 2022
McGillis Hall, Linda Lawrence S. Bloomburg Faculty of Nursing Kathleen Russell Distinguished Professor 2012 to 2017
Miller, R. Dwayne Department of Chemistry, FAS Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biological Physics Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2018
Mostaghimi, Javad Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Plasma Engineering July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018
Park, Chul B. Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Microceullular Engineered Plastic July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Pauly, Louis W. Department of Political Science, FAS J. Stefan Dupré Distinguished Professor of Political Economy April 1, 2017 to Mar 31, 2022
Razack, Sherene H. Department of Social Justice, OISE Distinguished Professor of Critical Race, Gender and Citizenship Studies in Education Jan 1, 2016 to Dec 31, 2020
Reisz, Robert Department of Biology, UTM Distinguished Professor of Paleontology July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019
Rowe, Locke Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, FAS Distinguished Professor of Evolutionary Biology July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021
Ruti, Mari Department of English and Drama, UTM Distinguished Professor of Critical Theory and of Gender and Sexuality Studies July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2021
Segal, Zindel Department of Psychology, UTSC Distinguished Professor of Psychology in Mood Disorders July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2022
Sellen, Daniel Department of Anthropology, FAS Distinguished Professor of Anthropology and Global Health Mar 1, 2017 to Feb 28, 2022
Simmons, Craig Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, FASE; Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, FASE Distinguished Professor of Mechanobiology July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021
Stinchcombe, John Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, FAS Distinguished Professor of Ecological Genetics July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024
Wheaton, Blair Department of Sociology, FAS Distinguished Professor of Sociology July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2020
Yan, Ning Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, FASE Distinguished Professor in Forest Biomaterials Engineering July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022
Zingg, David Institute for Aerospace Studies, FASE Distinguished Professor of Computational Aerodynamics and Sustainable Aviation Sept 1, 2016 to Aug 31, 2021