Distinguished University Professors

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.

Louise S. Jenkins, PhD, RN, FAHA, ANEF

 

Louise S. Jenkins, PhD, RN, FAHA, ANEF

Professor and Director, Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions Certificate Program
Director, Institute for Educators
University of Maryland School of Nursing

 

   

 

 

James Kaper

 

James Kaper, PhD

James & Carolyn Frenkil Distinguished Dean’s Professor
Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Vice Dean for Academic Affairs
University of Maryland School of Medicine

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Karen Kotloff

 

KAREN KOTLOFF, MD

Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division Head, Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine

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W Jonathan Lederer

 

WILLIAM JONATHAN LEDERER, MD, PHD

Professor, Department of Physiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director, Center for Biomedical Engineering and Technology

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 Vincent Njar

 

VINCENT C.O. NJAR, PHD


Professor, Department of Pharmacology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Head, Medicinal Chemistry Section, Center for Biomolecular Therapeutics, Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research

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