Member Listing

Deceased Members

This section lists the deceased members of the Alliance of Distinguished and Titled Professors who sadly have passed on.

This section is intended as an archival record, and we would appreciate learning of omissions and corrections.

  • Stephen D. Allen *, James Warren Smith Professor Emeritus of Clinical Microbiology, 2006-2012
  • Ronald D. Anderson, American United Life Professor, 1988-2004
  • Morris H. Aprison, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Neurobiology and Biochemistry), 1978-2007
  • William McD. Armstrong, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Physiology), 1984-1997
  • John W. Ashton, University Professor of English and Folklore, 1965-1971
  • David N. Baker, Jr., Distinguished Professor, Jacobs School of Music
  • Kenneth Jon Barwise, College Professor of Computer Science, Philosophy, and Mathematics, 1994-2000
  • J. Stanley Battersby, Willis D. Gatch Professor Emeritus of Surgery, 1977-2004
  • Patrick L. Baude, Ralph F. Fuchs Professor Emeritus of Law and Public Service, 2001-2011
  • Henry R. Besch, Jr., Showalter Professor of Pharmacology, 1980-2007
  • Douglass Boshkoff, Robert H. McKinney Professor Emeritus of Law, 1992-1996
  • Otis R. Bowen, Lester D. Bibler Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine
  • Craig M. Bradley, Robert A. Lucas Professor of Law
  • William R. Breneman, Luther Dana Waterman Professor Emeritus of Zoology, 1962-1992
  • Robert W. Briggs, Research Professor of Biology, 1963-1983
  • Edward H. Buehrig, University Professor of Political Science, 1962-1986
  • Robert F. Byrnes, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (History), 1967-1997
  • Lynton K. Caldwell, Arthur F. Bentley Professor Emeritus of Political Science, 1971-2006
  • Robert W. Campbell, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics
  • Hector-Neri Castaneda, Mahlon Powell Professor of Philosophy, 1974-1991
  • Robert Champigny, Research Professor of French and Italian, 1964-1984
  • Thomas D. Clark, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (History), 1968-2005
  • Ralph E. Cleland, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Botany, 1958-1971
  • P. Michael Conneally, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Genetics and Department of Neurology
  • Ralph L. Day, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Kelley School of Business), 1979-2000
  • Linda Dégh, Distinguished Professor Emerita, Department of Folklore
  • E. Talbot Donaldson, Distinguished Professor (English), 1976-1987
  • John P. Donohue, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Urology), 1989-2008
  • Richard M. Dorson, Distinguished Professor (History and Folklore), 1971-1981
  • Glanville Downey, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (History and Classical Studies), 1978-1991
  • Edward E. Edwards, F. T. Greene Professor of Finance, 1962-1984
  • Clarence E. Ehrlich, William H. and Sallie E. Coleman Professor of Gynecology, 1982-1992
  • Alma Eikerman, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Fine Arts), 1976-1995
  • William Kaye Estes, Distinguished Scholar of Psychological and Brain Sciences, 1999-2011
  • George E. Ewing, Chancellor's Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 1997-2011
  • Philip Farkas, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Music), 1980-1992
  • Eileen Farrell, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1978-2001
  • Nicholas A. Fattu, Research Professor Emeritus of Education, 1965-1986
  • Charles Fisch, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Medicine), 1975-2002
  • David A. Flockhart, Harry and Edith Gladstein Professor of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
  • Robert B. Forney, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Toxicology), 1977-1997
  • Sidney Foster, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1976-1977
  • Leslie W. Freeman, Betsey A. Barton Professor of Surgery, 1967-1969
  • Horst Frenz, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (English and of Comparative Literature), 1969-1990
  • Ralph Follen Fuchs, University Professor of Law, 1965-1985
  • George J. Gaber, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Music), 1981-2007
  • George J. Garceau, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus (Orthopedic Surgery), 1967-1977
  • Roy J. Gardner, Chancellor's Professor of Economics, 1996; Henry H. H. Remak Professor of West European Studies, 2004-2011
  • Howard Gest, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Microbiology), 1978-2012
  • David M. Gibson, Showalter Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry
  • Josef Gingold, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Music), 1965-1995
  • Merrill Grayson, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Ophthalmology), 1981-2012
  • Morris Green, Perry W. Lesh Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, 1976-2006
  • Frank T. Gucker, Research Professor of Chemistry, 1965-1973
  • Franco Gulli, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1986-2001; Dorothy Richard Starling Chair in Violin Studies, 1996-2001
  • Frank R. N. Gurd, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Biochemistry and Chemistry), 1979-2007
  • Jerome Hall, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Law), 1970-1992
  • Margaret Harshaw, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Music), 1975-1997
  • William F. Harvey, Carl M. Gray Professor Emeritus of Advocacy
  • Anna Granville Hatcher, Distinguished Professor (French and Italian and Spanish and Portuguese), 1970-1978
  • Felix Haurowitz, Distinguished Service Professor of Chemistry, 1958-1987
  • John M. Hayes, Distinguished Professor (Biochemistry), 1990-1996
  • Hubert Crouse Heffner, Distinguished Service Professor of Speech, Theatre, and Dramatic Literature, 1961-1985
  • Charles Bixler Heiser, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Botany), 1979-2010
  • Václav Hlavatý, Distinguished Professor (Mathematics), 1962-1969
  • Henry W. Hofstetter, Rudy Professor Emeritus of Optometry, 1974-2002
  • Eberhard Hopf, Research Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, 1962-1983
  • Fred W. Householder, Jr., Research Professor Emeritus of Classical Studies and of Linguistics, 1965-1994
  • Carl P. Huber, Coleman Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1967-1974
  • Herman C. Hudson, Martha C. Kraft Professor Emeritus of Afro-American Affairs, 1990-2003
  • Charles A. Hunter, William H. And Sallie E. Coleman Professor of Gynecology, 1977-1981
  • Charles S. Hyneman, Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science, 1961-1985
  • Barbara Jelavich, Distinguished Professor (History), 1984-1995
  • John E. Jesseph, William H. and Sallie E. Coleman Professor of Surgery, 1977-1982
  • John Francis Johnston, University Professor Emeritus of Dentistry, 1950-1970
  • David Kaser, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Library and Information Science
  • Walter Kaufmann, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1975-1984
  • Suzanne B. Knoebel, Herman C. and Ellnora D. Krannert Professor Emerita of Medicine
  • Emil J. Konopinski, Distinguished Professor (Physics), 1962-1990
  • Walter Herman Carl Laves, Wendell L. Wilkie Professor of Political Science, 1970-1983
  • J. Gus Liebenow, Rudy Professor of Political Science, 1988-1993
  • Alfred Ray Lindesmith, University Professor Emeritus of Sociology, 1965-1991
  • Raleigh Lingeman, Betty A. Morgan Professor Emeritus, 1982-1999
  • John D. Long, Arthur M. Weimer Professor Emeritus of Business Administration, 1985-2004
  • Henry R. Mahler, Research Professor of Neurological Sciences in the Department of Psychology and in Chemistry, 1966-1983
  • Terence J. Martin, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of English
  • John Franklin Mee, Mead Johnson Professor of Management, 1962-1985
  • Roscoe E. Miller, Distinguished Professor (Radiology), 1976-1984
  • Mary H. Mitchell, Alan H. Cohen Professor of Law, 2004-2009
  • John R. Moore, Distinguished Service Professor of English, 1956-1973
  • Walter J. Moore, Research Professor of Chemistry, 1963-1974
  • James G. Morphis, William A. Mitchell Professor of Radiation Oncology, 2006-2007
  • Joseph C. Muhler, Research Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Preventive Dentistry, 1968-1996
  • Herbert J. Muller, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of English, 1959-1980
  • Hermann J. Muller, Distinguished Service Professor of Zoology, 1953-1967
  • Mark Louis Musa, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of French and Italian
  • William D. Neff, Research Professor Emeritus of Psychology, 1964-2002
  • Daniel Nuetzel *, Hoyt-Reichmann Scholar
  • John I. Nurnberger, Sr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Psychiatry), 1972-2001
  • Henry M. Oliver, University Professor of Economics, 1966-1970
  • Elinor Ostrom, Distinguished Professor, 2010-2012, and Arthur F. Bentley Professor of Political Science, 1991-2012
  • Vincent A. Ostrom, Arthur F. Bentley Professor Emeritus of Political Science, 1984-2012
  • W. R. Parker, Distinguished Service Professor of English, 1958-1968
  • Harvey Phillips, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Music), 1979-2010
  • Ralph W. Phillips, Research Professor Emeritus of Dental Materials, 1962-1991
  • John E. Pless, Culbertson Professor Emeritus of Pathology
  • Melvin C. Poland, Cleon H. Foust Professor Emeritus of Law, 1982-2002
  • Norman J. G. Pounds, University Professor Emeritus of Geography and of History, 1959-2006
  • John R. Preer, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Biology
  • J. Samuel N. Preus, Ruth N. Halls Professor of Religious Studies, 1994-1998
  • Frank W. Putnam, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry, 1974-2006
  • Henry H. H. Remak, 2000 Alliance Honorary Member, 2000-2009
  • Marcus C. M. Rhoades, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Genetics), 1967-1991
  • Vaughn I. Rickert, Donald Orr, M.D. Professor in Adolescent Medicine
  • James O. Ritchey, Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, 1959-1981
  • Robert J. Rohn, Kenneth Wiseman Professor Emeritus of Medicine, 1974-2003
  • Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, Distinguished Professor (Music), 2/1991-3/1991
  • John W. Ryan, IU President Emeritus; 1999 Alliance Honorary Member, 1999-2011
  • Anthony G. San Pietro, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Biology, Plant Biochemistry), 1975-2008
  • Harry G. Sauvain, University Professor Emeritus of Finance, 1962-1996
  • Karl Frederick Schuessler, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, 1976-2005
  • Myrtle M. Scott, Class of 1948 Herman B Wells Endowed Professor Emerita of Educational Psychology, 2001-2006
  • Thomas A. Sebeok, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Linguistics and Semiotics), 1967-2001
  • Gyorgy Sebok, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1985-1999
  • Oskar Seidlin, Distinguished Professor (Germanic Languages), 1974-1984
  • Ewald E. Selkurt, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Physiology), 1976-1993
  • William G. Shafer, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Oral Pathology), 1971-2000
  • Harold G. Shane, University Professor Emeritus of Education, 1965-1993
  • Rowland (Tony) A. Sherrill, Chancellor's Professor of Religious Studies, 2001 and Millennium Chair, 2003
  • Harrison Shull, Research Professor of Chemistry, 1961-1980
  • Harris B. Shumacker, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus (School of Medicine), 1970-2009
  • Roy Sieber, Rudy Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts, 1974-2001
  • James E. Simmons, Arthur B. Richter Professor Emeritus of Child Psychiatry, 1979-1998
  • Denis Sinor, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Central Eurasian Studies), 1975-2011
  • Tracy M. Sonneborn, Distinguished Service Professor (Zoology), 1953-1981
  • Nicolas Spulber, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Economics), 1974-2004
  • János Starker *, Distinguished Professor (Music), 1965-
  • Gerald Strauss, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (History), 1983-2006
  • Ruth Gertrude Strickland, Research Professor of Education, 1963-1987
  • Sheldon Stryker, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Sociology
  • Ssu-Yu Teng, University Professor of History, 1966-1988
  • Tracy Yerkes Thomas, Distinguished Service Professor of Mathematics, 1956-1983
  • Stith Thompson, Distinguished Service Professor of English and Folklore, 1953-1976
  • Hans B. Thorelli, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Kelley School of Business, 1964-2009
  • R. Bruce Townsend, Cleon H. Foust Professor Emeritus of Law, 1982-1995
  • Giorgio Tozzi, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Jacobs School of Music, 2001-2011
  • Charles H. Turner, Chancellor's Professor of Biomedical Engineering, 2008-2010
  • Robert C. Turner, Distinguished Service Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, 1961-1978
  • Henry Babcock Veatch, Distinguished Service Professor of Philosophy, 1961-1965
  • Violette Verdy, Distinguished Professor and Kathy Ziliak Anderson Chair in Ballet
  • Charles F. Voegelin, Distinguished Professor (Anthropology), 1967-1986
  • J. Michael Walker, Jack and Linda Gill Chair of Psychology, 2004-2008
  • Leon Harry Wallace, Charles McGuffey Hepburn Professor of Law, 1966-1985
  • August M. Watanabe, John B. Hickam Professor of Medicine, 1987-1990
  • Lawrence Leslie Waters, University Professor Emeritus of Transportation and Business History 1963-2012
  • George Weber, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (School of Medicine), 1990-2011
  • Arthur M. Weimer, Savings Association Professor of Real Estate and Land Economics, 1971-1987
  • Herman B Wells, IU President Emeritus; University Chancellor; and 1998 Alliance Honorary Member, 1998-2000
  • Richard S. Westfall, Distinguished Professor Emeritus (History and Philosophy of Science), 1976-1996
  • York Y. Willbern, University Professor Emeritus of Political Science, 1964-2007
  • K. P. Williams, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, 1957-1958
  • Stephen D. Williams, H.H. Gregg Professor of Oncology, 2003-2009
  • George Wilton Wilson, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Business Economics and Public Policy, 1978-2004
  • William E. Wilson, James A. Work Professor of English, 1967-1988
  • Oscar Osburn Winther, University Professor of History, 1965-1970
  • Marshal Wrubel, University Professor of Astronomy, 1966-1968
  • Samuel Yellen, University Professor of English, 1963-1983
  • Steve Zegree, Pam and Jack Burks Professor of Music