Office of the Provost

Academic Honors


Contact Us

Main Campus
University Hall

Room: 3340
Mail Stop 939
Phone: 419.530.2738
Fax: 419.530.4496

Academic Honors Committee

The Academic Honors Committee recommends candidates to the Provost
for Honorary Degrees and for the Distinguished University Professorships. 

Academic Honors Committee
Academic Honors Committee

Learn about the role of the Academic Honors Committee, members and appointment process. 

Distinguished University Professor
Distinguished University Professors

See a list of current Distinguished University Professors and guidelines and nomination process. 

honorary degrees

See a list of past honorary degree recipients and process for guidelines and nomination.


DUP Application Timeline

  • March 27, 2018: Call for Nominations

  • September 28, 2018: Deadline for submissions, excluding external support materials.

  • December 2018: Committee recommendations submitted to the Provost

upcoming events

Check back for future lectures.

Join us for a reception afterwards, to allow the faculty and students to meet and talk with the lecturer.

Past DUP lectures:

'A Materials Engineer's Perspective on Orthopedic Biomaterials - From Fundamentals to Research Translation'
Sarit B. Bhaduri, Ph.D. Distinguished University Professor
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 |  4:00-5:00 p.m. | SSOE Seminar Room, Nitschke Hall 1027, Main Campus 

"Chemical Sensing: Finding a Needle in a Haystack"
Distinguished University Professor, Jon R. Kirchhoff, Ph.D.
Thursday, February 22, 2018 | 4:00-5:00 p.m. | Doermann Theater, University Hall, Main Campus

"The Internet, a Toll Road on the Final Frontier: The End of Net Neutrality"
Distinguished University Professor, Mr. Llewellyn Gibbons
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | 4:00 p.m. | McQuade Auditorium, College of Law

Precision Genomic Medicine for hypertension, heart and kidney disease?
- A journey through 40 years of research at the University of Toledo
Distinguished University Professor, Dr. Bina Joe 
Monday, November 13, 2017 | 4:00 p.m.  | Health Science Campus | COB | 1000A 




Last Updated: 10/16/18