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 and 2016 (PDF)

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

Distinguished Faculty Ranks Nomination Allocations 2015-2016 (PDF)‌

Cover Sheet for Nomination Portfolio 2015 (Word)

For more information contact awards@suny.edu.



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