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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.


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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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Kim Grainger

Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Excellence