Distinguished University Professors

  1. February 22, 2021

    Three Distinguished University Professors to speak March 2

    Three faculty members who have received one of U-M’s highest honors — a Distinguished University Professorship — will discuss their professional and scholarly experiences during an upcoming virtual event.

  2. November 30, 2020

    Distinguished University Professor presentations set for Dec. 4

    Faculty members Nicholas Kotov, Laura Kasischke and Victor Li who have received Distinguished University Professorship, one of U-M’s highest honors, will discuss their work during an upcoming livestreamed event.

  3. October 26, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  4. October 19, 2020

    Twenty-seven to receive faculty awards at virtual ceremony

    Twenty-six University of Michigan faculty members are receiving awards this fall in recognition of their notable contributions in the areas of teaching, mentoring, service and scholarship.

  5. July 16, 2020

    Regents approve five Distinguished University Professors

    Faculty members Nicholas Kotov, Arthur Lupia, Annemarie Sullivan Palincsar, Lutgarde M. Raskin and Donald R. Zak have received one of U-M’s top honors as Distinguished University Professors.

  6. January 20, 2020

    Distinguished University Professors to present lectures Jan. 28

    Three faculty members who have received one of U-M’s highest honors will discuss their work and answer audience questions during the upcoming Distinguished University Professorship Event.

  7. July 18, 2019

    Six faculty members named Distinguished University Professors

    Six faculty members — John Z. Ayanian, Paul N. Courant, Judith T. Irvine, Earl Lewis, Anna Suk-Fong Lok and Scott E. Page — have been appointed Distinguished University Professors.

  8. February 18, 2019

    Mark Hunter to show how animals use pharmaceuticals in plants

    In his Distinguished University Professor lecture Tuesday, Mark Hunter will explain how animals, like humans, use the natural pharmaceuticals in plants.

  9. February 4, 2019

    Sanford to explain new ways to make molecules

    In her upcoming Distinguished University Professor lecture, Melanie Sanford will focus on a key aspect of her team’s research, the development of new ways to form carbon-fluorine bonds.

  10. January 30, 2019

    SMTD professor Martin Katz to explore the art of accompaniment

    Dubbed the “dean of accompanists” by the Los Angeles Times, Martin Katz will discuss and demonstrate his techniques as a renowned collaborative pianist during his Distinguished University Professor lecture.