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UIC Distinguished Professors Recipients

2021 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Larry Danziger, College of Pharmacy
  • Xiaoping Du, College of Medicine
  • Jie Liang, College of Engineering
  • William Mieler, College of Medicine
  • Anna Roosevelt, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

2020 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Philip Burton, College of Architecture, Design and the Arts
  • Isabel Cruz, College of Engineering
  • Cecilia Gerber, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Ghanshyam Pandey, College of Medicine
  • Keith Rodvold, College of Pharmacy

2019 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Guido Pauli, College of Pharmacy
  • Nava Segev, College of Medicine
  • Zaijie Wang, College of Pharmacy

2018 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Robert C. Bailey, School of Public Health
  • Wonhwa Cho, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Constantine Megaridis, College of Engineering

2017 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Judy L. Bolton, College of Pharmacy
  • Scott T. Brady, College of Medicine
  • Bing Liu, College of Engineering

2016 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Jerry Bauman, College of Pharmacy
  • Marcia Lausen, College of Architecture, Design and the Arts
  • Lisa Powell, School of Public Health

2015 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Farhad Ansari, College of Engineering
  • Edwin Cook, College of Medicine
  • Tamar Heller, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Clark Stanford, College of Dentistry

2014 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Alexander Mankin, College of Pharmacy
  • Roger Weissberg, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Alexander Yarin, College of Engineering

2013 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Julia A. Fish, College of Architecture and Art
  • Nissim Hay, College of Medicine
  • Michael Stroscio, College of Engineering
  • Philip S. Yu, College of Engineering

2012 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Dimitri T. Azar, College of Medicine
  • William T. Beck, College of Pharmacy
  • Timothy E. Shanahan, College of Education

2011 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • No Distinguished Professor selected this year

2010 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • George Crabtree, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Richard L. Magin, College of Engineering

2009 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Steven G. Jones, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Ahmed Shabana, College of Engineering
  • Piergiorgio L.E. Uslenghi, College of Engineering

2008 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Robert Bruegmann, College of Architecture and Art

2007 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Juan-Carlos Campuzano, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

2006 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Frank Chaloupka, College of Business Administration
  • Mark Rasenick, College of Medicine

2005 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Stephen Yau, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Geula Gibori, College of Medicine

2004 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Prith Banerjee, College of Engineering
  • Mitra Dutta, College of Engineering
  • Charles Mills, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Erminio Costa, College of Medicine

2003 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Leon Fink, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Samad Hedayat, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

2002 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Barry Chiswick, College of Business Administration
  • Tadao Murata, College of Engineering
  • Peter Hylton, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Susan Liebman, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • John M. Pezzuto, College of Medicine

2001 UIC Distinguished Professors Heading link

  • Alexander Chudnovsky, College of Engineering
  • Thomas DeFanti, College of Engineering
  • Sander Gilman, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Deidre McCloskey, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Brain Flay, School of Public Health
  • Norman Farnsworth, College of Pharmacy
  • Asrar Malik, College of Medicine

Awarded Prior to September 1, 2000 Heading link

  • Ananda Chakrabarty, Distinguished University Professor, College of Medicine – Chicago
  • Paul Lauterbur, Distinguished Professor, College of Medicine – Urbana
  • Igor Roninson, Distinguished University Professor, College of Medicine – Chicago
  • Ross J. Solaro, Distinguished University Professor, College of Medicine – Chicago

**Distinguished University Professor and Distinguished Professor are no longer being offered per a directive from the President’s Office.

Note: In 2000-01, Interim Provost Charlotte (Toby) Tate eliminated the option for departments/colleges to offer this title.