May 09, 2021

Distinguished University Professors

  1. March 28, 2016

    Lecture to explore how bacteria battle is affecting war on infections

    Harry L.T.  Mobley will discuss bacteria — good and bad — Tuesday when he delivers his lecture as the Frederick G. Novy Distinguished University Professor of Microbiology and Immunology.

  2. March 21, 2016

    Ronald Suny to lecture on Armenian genocide of 1915

    Ronald Suny will discuss Turkey’s long-denied 1915 genocide of more than 1.5 million Armenians in his Distinguished University Professor lecture Tuesday.

  3. February 22, 2016

    Sparling to explore the moving body on stage, screen and canvas

    Peter Sparling will use his inaugural lecture Tuesday as the Rudolf Arnheim Distinguished University Professor of Dance to show his evolution as a dancer, educator, choreographer and multimedia artist.

  4. October 26, 2015

    Lecture dates set for five Distinguished University Professors

    Five faculty members who have received one of the university’s top honors will offer Distinguished University Professor lectures beginning Nov. 5.

  5. October 26, 2015

    Glotzer to discuss materials on demand in DUP lecture

    Sharon Glotzer will map out her vision for the future of materials in her lecture as the John Werner Cahn Distinguished University Professor of Engineering on Nov. 5.

  6. May 21, 2015

    Nine faculty members named Distinguished University Professors

    Nine faculty members have received one of U-M’s top honors as Distinguished University Professors. The appointments were approved by the Board of Regents on Thursday and are effective Sept. 1.

  7. March 30, 2015

    Lecture to explore studies related to growth, obesity, cancer

    Christin Carter-Su will deliver her inaugural lecture as Anita H. Payne Distinguished University Professor of Physiology at 4 p.m. April 6.

  8. March 23, 2015

    Lieberman’s lecture to examine why ‘Nationalism Was European’

    Victor Lieberman will explore divergent understandings of nationalism in Europe and Asia in his Distinguished University Professor lecture April 1.

  9. February 16, 2015

    Lecture to offer a planetary scientist’s tour through the solar system

    Tamas Gombosi will recount his “journey in the solar system” in his inaugural lecture as the Konstantin I. Gringauz Distinguished University Professor of Space Science Feb. 23. 

  10. February 2, 2015

    Lecture to show how statistics help solve world problems, impact daily life

    Roderick J. Little will deliver his Distinguished University Professorship lecture on “The Joy of Stats: Much More than Bean Counting” at 4 p.m. Feb. 10.