President’s Distinguished Scholars

Distinguished Scholars

Each year, the president invites a thought leader to campus to engage with our University community on issues important to our work and integral to our growth. 

Distinguished University Professors

A Professor teaching

The title of Distinguished University Professor is the highest appointment bestowed on a faculty member at UMB. It is a recognition not just of excellence, but also of impact and significant contribution to the nominee’s field, knowledge, profession, and/or practice.