Distinguished Faculty Ranks

Distinguished Faculty Ranks

Distinguished Faculty Rank programs encourage ongoing commitment to excellence, kindle intellectual vibrancy, elevate the standards of instruction and enrich contributions to public service. They demonstrate the State University’s pride and gratitude for the consummate professionalism, the groundbreaking scholarship, the exceptional instruction and the breadth and significance of service contributions of its faculty. 

Appointment constitutes a promotion to the State University’s highest academic rank, and it is conferred solely by the State University Board of Trustees.

Provost Invites Nominations: Distinguished Faculty Ranks‌ Memo 2015-16 & 2016-17 (PDF)

Distinguished Faculty Ranks - 2015-16 & 2016-17 Guidelines (PDF)

Distinguished Faculty Ranks Nomination Allocations 2016-2017 (PDF)‌

Cover Sheet for Nomination Portfolio (docx)


Questions regarding these procedures or appointments are to be directed to Dr. Janet Nepkie, Provost Fellow or Yvette Roberts, Program Manager for Faculty and Staff Awards, who can be reached at awards@suny.edu (518-320-1670).

MAIL NOMINATIONS TO:

Office of the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor
Office of Academic Affairs, Room S-525
State University of New York System Administration
State University Plaza, 353 Broadway
Albany, NY 12246

Academic Affairs