Endowed professorships

The following endowed professorships are made possible through the generosity of UAB's donors.

 

Name Date Established Current Occupant Occupant Approved Date
Charles S. Ackerman Endowed Professorship in Neurology 4/9/2010 Vacant  

Dr. Robert B. Adams Endowed Professorship in Pathology

 

Vacant

2/7/2014

Maurice S. Albin, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology

4/8/2005

Thomas R. Vetter, M.D., M.Ph.D.

2/8/2008

Eric W. Baum, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Dermatology

 

Vacant

2/7/2014

Baker-Dean Endowed Professorship in Interventional Cardiology

2/18/2000

Massoud A. Lessar, M.D.

6/15/2012

Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professorship in Nursing

6/17/2005

Colonel Patricia A. Patrician, Ph.D., R.N.

4/11/2008

George W. Barber, Jr., Foundation Professorship in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

6/28/1993

William Ralph Carroll, M.D.

2/4/2011 

Eric W. Baum, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Dermatology

 

Mohammad Athar, Ph.D.

 6/13/2014

J. Claude Bennett Endowed Professorship in Rheumatology and Immunology

2/3/2012

Troy D. Randall, Ph.D.

2/3/2012

Bergman/Pinkston Endowed Professorship in Physical Therapy

2/2/2007

Cecilia L. Graham, PT, Ph.D. 2/4/2011 

Mary J. Bradford Endowed Professorship in Gastroenterology

9/18/1998

Phillip Doyle Smith, M.D., FACP

11/09/2001

C. E. Butterworth, Jr., M.D., Professorship in the Department of Nutrition Sciences

9/27/1996

W. Timothy Garvey, M.D.

4/7/2006

Endowed Professorship in Cancer Pathobiology

4/13/2012

Ralph DeWitt Sanderson, Ph.D.

4/13/2012

Dr. William C. Carter Endowed Professorship in French and Proust Studies 9/16/2011 Vacant  
David Hill Chestnut Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology 2/8/2013 Jean-Francois Pittet, M.D.  6/14/2013

Neil E. Christopher, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Family and Community Medicine

11/9/2001

Vacant

 
C. Glenn Cobbs, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Infectious Diseases 9/19/2014 Vacant  
Patsy W. and Charles A. Collat Endowed Professorship in Neuroscience 4/4/2014 David S. Geldmacher, M.D. 4/4/2014
Max and Lorayne Cooper Endowed Professorship in Ophthalmology Residency Training   Russell W. Read, M.D., Ph.D. 9/19/2014
Sir David Cox Endowed Professorship in Biostatistics 9/17/2010 Nengjun Yi, Ph.D.  4/8/2011
William E. Dismukes Endowed Professorship in Infectious Diseases 6/20/2008 Peter G. Pappas, M.D.

 2/3/2012

James E. Elder, M.D., Endowed Professorship for Graduate Education

4/13/2012

Boni E. Elewski, M.D.

4/13/2012

Endowed Professorship in Diabetes Prevention and Control

4/12/2013

Monika Safford, M.D.

4/13/2013

Endowed Professorship in Experimental Cancer Therapeutics

4/13/2012

Selvarangan Ponnazhagan, Ph.D.

4/13/2012

Endowed Professorship in Mitochondrial Medicine and Pathology

4/8/2011

Victor Michael Darley-Usmar, Ph.D.

4/8/2011

Endowed Professorship in Polar or Marine Biology

9/13/2001

James B. McClintock, Ph.D.

9/13/2001

Edward A. Ernst, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology

9/13/2001

Ursaula I. Wesselmann, M.D.

6/20/2008

Simon Gelman, M.D., Ph.D., Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology

11/9/2001

Timothy J. Ness, M.D., Ph.D.

11/08/2002

Hazel Gore, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Gynecologic Pathology

 4/8/2011

 Vacant

 

William "Student" Sealy Gosset Endowed Professorship in Biostatistics in the School of Public Health

11/14/2008

Hemant Kumar Tiwari, M.S., Ph.D.

4/9/2010

Bruce Harris, Jr., M.D. Endowed Professorship in Obstetrics and Gynecology

5/7/1999

John Owen, M.D., M.S.P.H.

 

6/19/2009

Wyatt and Susan Haskell Endowed Professorship for Medical Excellence

9/14/2007

Casey T. Weaver, M.D.

11/9/2007

James P. Hayes, Jr., Endowed Professorship in Gastrointestinal Oncology

4/13/2012

Martin J. Heslin, M.D.

4/13/2012

S. Richardson Hill, Jr., Professorship in Endocrinology

6/17/1988

Vacant

 

Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting Endowed Professorship in Comprehensive Dentistry

4/13/2012

Perng-Ru Liu, D.M.D., M.S., D.D.S.

 9/19/2014

Charles and Alice Hohenberg Professorship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

6/21/1996

James E. Johnson, M.D.

11/11/2005

Howard W. Houser Endowed Professorship in Health Administration

 

Vacant

2/7/2014

John S. Jemison, Jr., Visiting Professorship in the Humanities

9/25/1986

Recipients chosen annually

 

Dr. Thomas W. Jones Endowed Professorship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

11/28/2012

Warren W. Arrasmith, D.M.D.  9/13/2013

William J. Koopman, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Immunology and Rheumatology

4/12/2013

Jeffrey R. Curtis, M.D., M.S., M.P.H.  6/14/2013

John A. and Ruth R. Jurenko Endowed Professorship in Neurology

2/8/2013

Andrew B. West, Ph.D.

2/8/2013

William A. Lell, M.D., Paul N. Samuelson, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Anesthesiology

11/07/2003

Jack R. Lancaster, Jr., Ph.D.

6/20/2008

Patrick H. Linton Professorship of Psychiatry

12/4/1987

Adrienne C. Lahti, M.D.

9/19/2014

Jarman F. Lowder Endowed Professorship in Neuroscience

6/15/2012 Lori L. McMahon, Ph.D. 6/15/2012
Jay M. McDonald, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Bone Pathobiology 9/17/2010 Yi-Ping Li, Ph.D. 9/17/2010

Robert W. Mowry Endowed Professorship in Pathology

4/18/2008

Gene P. Siegal, M.D., Ph.D.

9/19/2008

Endowed Professorship in Nephrology Research

 

David M. Pollock, Ph.D.

 6/13/2014

O'Neal- Sokol Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama Endowed Professorship

2/3/2012

Andres Forero-Torres, M.D.

2/3/2012

Emmett G. and Beverly S. Parrish Endowed Professorship

11/9/2001

Cynthia J. Brown, M.D., M.S.P.H.

11/7/2014

Quetelet Endowed Professorship in Public Health

2/3/2012

David B. Allison, Ph.D.

2/3/2012

Department of Radiology Visiting Professor Endowment Fund

10/27/1989

Vacant

 

Virginia B. Spencer Endowed Professorship in Neuroscience

9/14/2012 Erik D. Roberson, M.D., Ph.D.  2/8/2013

Tate Jordan Thomas Professorship in Psychiatric Medicine

12/15/1994

Vacant

 

Transplant Nephrology Clinical Research Professorship

9/13/2001

Vacant

 

UAB Alumni and Friends Professorship in Accounting

12/7/1990

Frank M. Messina, Ph.D.

 2/7/2014

UAB Orthodontic Alumni Endowed Professorship

 6/17/2011

Christos C. Vlachos, D.M.D., M.S.

9/14/2012

United Therapeutics Endowed Professorship in Pulmonary Vascular Disease

4/12/2013

 

 

J. Benjamin Younger, M.D., Endowed Professorship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

9/14/2000

Vacant

 

 


Status as of 9/19/2014