University Professors

2023-24 University Professor

About University Professors

The University of Toronto owes much of its reputation and stature to the quality of its eminent professors. The University recognizes unusual scholarly achievement and pre-eminence in a particular field of knowledge through the designation of University Professor. The number of such appointments does not generally exceed two per cent of the tenured faculty. Its very exclusivity stands to underline the highly prestigious nature of the University Professor designation.

Nomination Process

The nomination deadline is March 21, 2024.

Nominations may be submitted using the online tool here.

To assist in assembling a nomination package, please consult the University Professors Nomination Package Checklist.

Selection Procedures

The appointment of University Professors is made in accordance with the Policy and Procedures on Academic Appointments

For more detailed information please consult the Selection Procedures for University Professors.

Complete List of University Professors

Complete list of University Professors (includes emeritus professors, deceased professors, and former University of Toronto faculty)


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