Personnel Resources

Professors of Distinction

The professor of distinction designation honors a current or potential tenured professor who has achieved recognition well above the criteria for the rank of professor and be considered one of the best scholars in the discipline.

Sample Memos

We have developed the following professor of distinction memo templates for deans, which should be printed on college letterhead.

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Have a question about professors of distinction? We’re happy to help.

Paola Sztajn
Interim Associate Vice Provost for Academic Personnel and Policy
212 Holladay Hall, Box 7526
919.515.5490
psztajn@ncsu.edu