Chairs of Excellence

The University of Memphis and the Office of the Provost are pleased to have the following faculty in Chairs of Excellence.

College of Arts and Sciences

Bornblum Chair in Judaic Studies

Vacant

W. Harry Feinstone Chair in Molecular Biology

Tom Sutter

Jabie Sanford Hardin III Chair in Combinatorics

Bela Bollobas

Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair in Computer Science

Santosh Kumar

Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair in Philosophy

Shaun Gallagher

Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair in Psychology

J. Gayle Beck

School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Plough Chair in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

D. Kimbrough Oller

Fogelman College of Business and Economics

William N. Morris Chair in International Economics

David Kemme

Robert Wang Chair in International Business

Ben Kedia

Sparks Family Chair in International Business

Vacant

Sales and Marketing Executives Inc. Chair in Sales

Rajiv Grover

Arthur Andersen and Company Alumni Chair in Accounting

Vacant

Thompson-Hill Chair in Accounting

Zabihollah "Zabi" Rezaee

Morris S. Fogelman Chair in Real Estate

Mark A. Sunderman

Wunderlich Chair in Finance

Thomas H. McInish

The University of Memphis Chair in Free Enterprise Management

Peter Wright

Federal Express Chair in Management Information Systems

William Kettinger

Fogelman Family Chair in Sustainable Real Estate in FCBE

Vacant

Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality AND RESORT MANAGMENT

Intercontinental Hotels Group Chair of Excellence in Hospitality

Radesh Palakurthi

College of Communication and Fine Arts

Dorothy Kayser Hohenberg Chair of Art History

Elizabeth Childs-Johnson

Helen and Jabie Hardin Chair of Economics/Managerial Journalism

Otis Sanford

College of Education

Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair of Excellence in Urban Education

Beverly Cross

Herff College of Engineering

Herbert Herff Chair in Biomedical Engineering (I)

Warren O. Haggard

Herbert Herff Chair in Biomedical Engineering (II)

Gary Bowlin

Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law

Herbert Herff Chair in Law

Andrew J. McClurg

Loewenberg college of Nursing

William A. and Ruth F. Loewenberg Chair in Nursing

Marcy Purnell