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.
2017: Judith Ellis, professor, Toy Design
» SUNY News Release
2010: Dr. Arthur Kopelman, professor, Science and Math
» Biography (.pdf)