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Curators' Distinguished Professors

This page contains an up-to-date list of current Curators' Distinguished Professors and Curators' Distinguished Professors Emeritus. If you would like this information in a sortable spreadsheet format, you may click here to download it.

Current List of Curators' Distinguished Professors:

Diana Ahmad, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2016

Muthanna Al Dahhan, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2017

Jerry Atwood, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 1999

S Balakrishnan, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2011

Carl Bassi, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2019

Keith Benjamin, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective October 1, 2017

James Birchler, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2009

Virginia Blanton, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective July 1, 2019

Martin Bohner, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2014

Frank O. Bowman, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 24, 2020

Richard Brow, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2005

Bruce Bubacz, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 1998

Joel Burken, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2016

Mark Burkholder, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2013

Scott Cairns, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2016

James Carrel, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 1999

Joseph Carroll, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2008

Anthony Caruso, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective January 1, 2018

Peter Casazza, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2011

Michelle Cecil, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2008

K Chandrashekhara, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2008

Shi Chen, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2018

Kun Cheng, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective July 1, 2019

Juanamaria Cordones Cook, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2017

Nelson Cowan, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2004

Steven Cutkosky, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2002

Sarah Dallas, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective February 6, 2020

Sandra Davidson, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2014

Michael Davis, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2018

Alexei Demchenko, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2014

Lokeswarappa Dharani, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2004

James Drallmeier, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2010

David Enke, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective September 24, 2020

Kelvin Erickson, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2019

William Everett, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2014

William Fahrenholtz, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2013

Richard Finkelstein, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 1990

Robert Freyermuth, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2009

Hung Fung, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2013

Stephen Gao, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2019

David Geary, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2005

Russell Geen, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 1992

Charles Granger, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 1999

Jane Greer, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMKC)
Effective March 1, 2019

Marion Hawthorne, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2010

Gerald Hazelbauer, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective October 1, 2012

Noah Heringman, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 24, 2020

Keith Herman, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Gregory Hilmas, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2012

Steven Hofmann, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2004

William Horner, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Jeffrey Hornsby, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective October 1, 2018

Deborah Huelsbergen, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2014

Kattesh Katti, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2009

Kathleen Kilway, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2011

Laura King, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2013

Aleksandr Koldobskiy, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Robert Landers, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2018

Janet Lauritsen, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2013

Nancy Levit, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2005

Tim Lewis, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 24, 2020

Mian Liu, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective October 1, 2012

Sanjay Madria, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2018

John McManus, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2015

Richard Meadows, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective July 1, 2011

Deepankar Medhi, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2011

Mary Muratore, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Henry Nguyen, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Joseph Parisi, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective October 1, 2018

Zhonghua Peng, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2014

Thomas Phillips, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2016

Gualtiero Piccinini, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2019

David Pintel, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2016

Joseph Pires, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Mark Pope, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2015

Randall Prather, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2006

David Riggins, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2014

David Robertson, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2008

Robert Rocco Cottone, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 24, 2020

Rebecca Rogers, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2019

Paul Rudy, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2012

Jeffrey Rydberg-Cox, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2016

V Samaranayake, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2014

Sherod Santos, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2002

Sashi Satpathy, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2008

Michael Schulz, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2006

Uma A. Segal, Curators' Distinguished Professor (UMSL)
Effective September 24, 2020

Steven Segal, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2017

Robert Sharp, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Kennon Sheldon, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Kenneth Sher, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2000

Wendy Sims, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2018

David Singh, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2017

Wendy Slutske, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Michael Smith, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2014

Thomas Spencer, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2018

Gary Stacey, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2014

Arthur Suits, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Ottah Thiher, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 1990

Timothy Trull, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2011

Igor Verbitsky, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2010

Giovanni Vignale, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2006

Steffen Vojta, Curators' Distinguished Professor (S&T)
Effective January 1, 2017

Carol Ward, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2014

Paul Weirich, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective January 1, 2010

Gary Weisman, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Christopher Wikle, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2016

Betty Winfield, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 1, 2003

Yuwen Zhang, Curators' Distinguished Professor (MU)
Effective September 24, 2020

Current List of Curators' Distinguished Professors Emeritus:

John Adams, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Donald Askeland, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2000

William Bondeson, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2011

Michael Budds, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Suzanne Burgoyne, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Wai Ching, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2019

Mary Cooper, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Alfred Crosbie, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2019

Delbert Day, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective May 1, 1999

Joan Dean, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2019

Jerry Dias, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2019

James Drewniak, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective April 9, 2020

Walter Eversman, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective March 1, 2014

Nancy Flournoy, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective March 1, 2015

Jere Francis, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Thomas Freeman, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 1999

Howard Gerhardt, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Larry Gragg, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2017

Bina Gupta, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective April 10, 2015

Barbara Harbach, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2019

Shirley Hill, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective January 1, 1993

Edwin Kaiser, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2000

James Keller, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Roger LaBoube, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2010

Elaine Lawless, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective December 10, 2012

Felicia Londre, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emerita (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2019

Sudarshan Loyalka, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Don Madison, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective April 9, 2020

Peter Markie, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

Dennis Merrill, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2019

Kerby Miller, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Michael Murray, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2017

Joyce Mushaben, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2018

Ronald Olson, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2008

Marilyn Rantz, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Robert Reys, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective December 10, 2012

Richard Rosenfeld, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMSL)
Effective September 1, 2018

Mark Ryan, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective January 1, 2016

James S. Rikoon, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 24, 2020

Gordon Sharp, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 1998

Albert Smith, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

George Smith, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2015

Jonathan Sperber, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2019

James Stoffer, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2000

Thomas S. Stroik, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (UMKC)
Effective September 1, 2016

Jay A. Switzer, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 24, 2020

David Van Aken, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (S&T)
Effective September 1, 2018

Judy Wall, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective April 12, 2018

James Wall, Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2018

Sam Werner, Curators' Distinguished Professor Emeritus (MU)
Effective September 1, 2000

Reviewed 2021-01-04