Faculty Appointments

The following faculty members were appointed to distinguished service and named professorships during academic year 2007–08.

Distinguished Service Professors  

Michael Forster, the Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Philosophy and the College                                  

Steven Levitt, the William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Economics and the College

Jeanne C. Marsh, the George Herbert Jones Distinguished Service Professor, School of Social Service Administration

Alexander Razborov, the Andrew MacLeish Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Computer Science and the College                                                                                                           

Steven K. Shevell, the Eliakim Hastings Moore Distinguished Service Professor, Departments of Psychology and Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Committee on Computational Neuroscience, and the College

Panagiotis Souganidis, the Charles H. Swift Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Mathematics and the College

Geoffrey R. Stone, the Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor, Law School

Linda M. G. Zerilli, the Charles E. Merriam Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Political Science, Center for Gender Studies, and the College

Named Professors                                        

John Alverdy, the Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor, Department of Surgery 

Albert Bendelac, the A. N. Pritzker Professor, Department of Pathology, Committee on Immunology, Cancer Research Center, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and the College

Omri Ben-Shahar, the Frank and Bernice J. Greenberg Professor, Law School

Francisco Bezanilla, the Lillian Eichelberger Cannon Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, and Institute for Biophysical Dynamics

Dennis Carlton, the Katherine Dusak Miller Professor, Booth School of Business

Steven Collins, the Chester D. Tripp Professor in the Humanities, Department of South Asian Languages & Civilizations and the College

Jean-Pierre H. Dubé, the Sigmund E. Edelstone Professor, Booth School of Business

David M. Frim, the Ralph Cannon Professor, Department of Surgery

Sarah Gehlert, the Helen Ross Professor, School of Social Service Administration, Institute for Mind & Biology, and Center for Interdisciplinary Health Disparities Research 

Christopher M. Gomez, the Albina Y. Surbis Professor, Department of Neurology, Committee on Molecular Metabolism & Nutrition, Neuroscience Institute, and the College                                                                                                                     

Neil B. Guterman, the Mose and Sylvia Firestone Professor, School of Social Service Administration

Erik G. Hurst, the Norman R. Bobins Professor, Booth School of Business

Bruce T. Lahn, the William B. Graham Professor, Department of Human Genetics; Committees on Genetics, Genomics & Systems Biology, Cancer Biology, and Evolutionary Biology; Cancer Research Center; Howard Hughes Medical Institute; and the College

Brian Leiter, the John P. Wilson Professor, Law School and Center for Law, Philosophy & Human Values

Christian Leuz, the Joseph Sondheimer Professor, Booth School of Business

Jens O. Ludwig, the McCormick Tribune Professor, School of Social Service Administration, Law School, and Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

Tobias Moskowitz, the Fama Family Professor, Booth School of Business

David Nirenberg, the Deborah R. and Edgar D. Jannotta Professor, John U. Nef Committee on Social Thought, Department of History, and the College

Tomas Philipson, the Daniel Levin Professor, Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, George J. Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy & the State, Population Research Center, and NORC

Robert Shimer, the Alvin H. Baum Professor, Department of Economics and the College

Peter White, the Herman C. Bernick Family Professor, Departments of Classics and New Testament & Early Christian Literature, and the College