The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost has announced that seven new Distinguished McKnight University Professors have been named. The Distinguished McKnight Professorship program recognizes outstanding faculty members who have recently achieved full professor status. Recipients hold the title “Distinguished McKnight Professor” for as long as they remain at the University of Minnesota.
Deborah A. Ferrington, Ophthalmology, Medical School, Twin Cities
Christy L. Haynes, Chemistry, College of Science & Engineering, Twin Cities
Susan D. Jones, Ecology, Evolution & Behavior, College of Biological Sciences, Twin Cities
Richard M. Lee, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
Vuk Mandic, Physics & Astronomy, College of Science & Engineering, Twin Cities
Sang-Hyun Oh, Electrical & Computer Engineering, College of Science & Engineering, Twin Cities
Kevin D. Wickman, Pharmacology, Medical School, Twin Cities