Distinguished Professors

The title, Distinguished Professor, is conferred by the University of Manitoba on academic staff members who have demonstrated outstanding distinction in research, scholarship, creative endeavours, professional service and teaching. Up to three people may receive this honor each year, and not more than 20 professors may hold the title at one time. Distinguished Professors are appointed by the University's Board of Governors on the recommendation of a Distinguished Professor Selection Committee, chaired by the University's President and Vice-Chancellor.

The following list of academic staff members currently holding the title of Distinguished Professor indicates the year of their appointment, faculty and where applicable, department: 

 

1990 Dhalla, Naranjan Medicine,
Physiology
1993
Wolfart, H. Christoph Arts,
Linguistics
1997
Hawthorne, Frank Environment,
Geological Sciences
2002
Shafai, Lotfollah Engineering,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
2002
Plummer, Francis Medicine, Medical Microbiology,
and Community Health Sciences
2003
Berkes, Fikret Environment
2003
Gupta, Chander Kanta Science,
Mathematics
2003
Jayas, Digvir Agricultural & Food Sciences,
Biosystems Engineering
2006
Roos, Leslie Medicine,
Community Health Sciences
2007
McCance, Dawne Arts,
Religion
2007
Toles, George Arts,
Film Studies
2008
Butler, Michael Science,
Microbiology
2008
Chochinov, Harvey Medicine,
Psychiatry
2008
Page, John Science,
Physics & Astronomy
2009
Perry, Raymond Arts,
Psychology
2009
Gole, Aniruddha Engineering,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
2009
Oleszkiewicz, Jan Engineering,
Civil Engineering
2010 Holley, Richard Agricultural & Food Sciences,
Food Science
2010
Judd, Ellen Arts,
Anthropology
2012 Barber, David Environment, Earth and Resources,
Environment and Geography
2014 Bernstein, Charles Medicine,
Internal Medicine
2014 Brydon, Diana Arts,
English, Film, and Theatre
2014 Martens, Patricia Medicine,
Community Health Sciences