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 25 full-time 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 department: 

 

 

1990 Dhalla, Naranjan Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Physiology
1993
Wolfart, H. Christoph
Faculty of Arts,
Linguistics
1997
Hawthorne, Frank Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment,
Earth, and Resources,
Geological Sciences
2002
Shafai, Lotfollah Faculty of Engineering,
Electrical and Computer Engineering
2002
Plummer, Francis Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine, Medical
Microbiology and Community Health Sciences
2003
Berkes, Fikret Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment,
Earth, and Resources,
Natural Resources Institute
2003
Jayas, Digvir Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences,
Biosystems Engineering
2006
Roos, Leslie Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Community Health Sciences
2007
McCance, Dawne Faculty of Arts,
Religion
2007
Toles, George Faculty of Arts,
Film Studies
2008
Butler, Michael Faculty of Science,
Microbiology
2008
Chochinov, Harvey Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Psychiatry
2009
Perry, Raymond Faculty of Arts,
Psychology
2009
Gole, Aniruddha Faculty of Engineering,
Electrical and Computer Engineering
2009
Oleszkiewicz, Jan Faculty of Engineering,
Civil Engineering
2010 Holley, Richard Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences,
Food Science
2010 Judd, Ellen Faculty of Arts,
Anthropology
2012 Barber, David Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment,
Earth, and Resources,
Environment and Geography
2014 Bernstein, Charles Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Internal Medicine
2014 Brydon, Diana Faculty of Arts,
English, Film and Theatre
2015 Greenfield, Haskel Faculty of Arts,
Anthropology
2015 Murphy, Leigh Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
2015 Rockman-Greenberg, Cheryl Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Pediatrics and Child Health
2016 Nickerson, Peter Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Max Rady College of Medicine,
Internal Medicine
2016 Jones, Peter Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences,
Food Sciences