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Office of the Dean

The “Emeritus/a” Modifier

Awarding the title of university professor emeritus/a, professor emeritus/a, or associate professor emeritus/a shall be based upon the career contributions of the candidate through a combination of teaching, research, advising, administration, extension, and outreach. An overall record of meritorious service to the university is expected. The process of awarding emeritus/a status is detailed here.

Last Updated: February 5, 2018 at 10:44 am