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

April 11, 2017: Call for Nominations

September 29, 2017: Deadline for submissions, excluding external support materials.

December 2017: Committee recommendations submitted to the Provost

upcoming events

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

Future DUP lectures:

Dr. Jon Kirchhoff, DUP, Thursday, February 22, 2018, Doermann Theater

Mr. Llewellyn Gibbons, DUP, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, McQuade Auditorium

Dr. Sarit Bhaduri, DUP, Tuesday, March 20, 2018, Memorial Field House, Room 2100

Lectures are scheduled from 4-5pm with a reception afterwards to allow the faculty and students to meet and talk with the lecturer.






Last Updated: 9/14/17