Endowed Professors

The success of Penn Arts & Sciences rests unquestionably on its ability to attract and retain faculty of the highest caliber. Endowed professorships enable the School to recognize stellar academic achievement and support distinguished scholars. This investment ensures our faculty will continue to be leaders and innovators in perpetuity.

Wale Adebanwi

Wale Adebanwi

Presidential Penn Compact Professor of Africana Studies

Asif Agha

Asif Agha

Francis E. Johnston Term Professor

Robert Aronowitz

Robert Aronowitz

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences

Mia Bay

Mia Bay

Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Professor of American History

Herman Beavers

Herman Beavers

Julie Beren Platt and Marc E. Platt President’s Distinguished Professor of English and Africana Studies

Gary Bernstein

Gary Bernstein

Reese W. Flower Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Cristina Bicchieri

Cristina Bicchieri

Sascha Jane Patterson Harvie Professor of Social Thought and Comparative Ethics

Camille Charles

Camille Charles

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences

Paul M. Cobb

Paul M. Cobb

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Huey Copeland

Huey Copeland

BFC Presidential Associate Professor of History of Art

Rita Copeland

Rita Copeland

Sheli Z. and Burton X. Rosenberg Professor of Humanities

Margo Crawford

Margo Crawford

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Professor of Faculty Excellence

Mark Devlin

Mark Devlin

Reese W. Flower Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Francis Diebold

Francis Diebold

Paul F. Miller, Jr., and E. Warren Shafer Miller Professor of Social Sciences

André Dombrowski

André Dombrowski

Frances Shapiro-Weitzenhoffer Associate Professor of 19th Century European Art

Ron Donagi

Ron Donagi

Thomas A. Scott Professor of Mathematics

Jed Esty

Jed Esty

Vartan Gregorian Professor of English

Roxanne Euben

Roxanne Euben

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences

Tulia Falleti

Tulia Falleti

Class of 1965 Endowed Term Professor of Political Science

Martha Farah

Martha Farah

Walter H. Annenberg Professor in the Natural Sciences

Joseph Farrell

Joseph Farrell

M. Mark and Esther K. Watkins Professor in the Humanities

Steven J. Fluharty

Steven J. Fluharty

Dean and Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Professor of Psychology, Pharmacology, and Neuroscience

Feng Gai

Feng Gai

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Chemistry

Daniel Q. Gillion

Daniel Q. Gillion

Julie Beren Platt and Marc E. Platt Presidential Professor of Political Science

Avery Goldstein

Avery Goldstein

David M. Knott Professor of Global Politics and International Relations

Mark Goulian

Mark Goulian

Charles and William L. Day Distinguished Professor in the Natural Sciences

Wei Guo

Wei Guo

Class of 1965 Term Professor of Biology

Amy Gutmann

Amy Gutmann

President of the University of Pennsylvania; Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science in Penn Arts & Sciences; and Professor of Communication in the Annenberg School for Communication

David Harbater

David Harbater

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Mathematics

Gary Hatfield

Gary Hatfield

Adam Seybert Professor in Moral and Intellectual Philosophy

Kathryn Hellerstein

Kathryn Hellerstein

Ruth Meltzer Director of the Jewish Studies Program and Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures (Yiddish)

Peter Holquist

Peter Holquist

Ronald S. Lauder Endowed Term Associate Professor of History

Yue Hou

Yue Hou

Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences

Bhuvnesh Jain

Bhuvnesh Jain

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Natural Sciences

Randall Kamien

Randall Kamien

Vicki and William Abrams Professor in the Natural Sciences

Charles Kane

Charles Kane

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Physics

Sonal Khullar

Sonal Khullar

W. Norman Brown Associate Professor of South Asian Studies

Junhyong Kim

Junhyong Kim

Patricia M. Williams Term Professor of Biology

Joshua Klein

Joshua Klein

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Endowed Term Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Dirk Krueger

Dirk Krueger

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences

John Lapinski

John Lapinski

Robert A. Fox Leadership Professor of Political Science

Annette Lareau

Annette Lareau

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor in the Social Sciences

So-Rim Lee

So-Rim Lee

Korea Foundation Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Michael Leja

Michael Leja

James and Nan Wagner Farquhar Professor of the History of Art

Mark Liberman

Mark Liberman

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Linguistics

M. Susan Lindee

M. Susan Lindee

Janice and Julian Bers Professor of the History and Sociology of Science

Beth Linker

Beth Linker

Samuel H. Preston Endowed Term Associate Professor in the Social Sciences

Ponzy Lu

Ponzy Lu

Roy and Diana Vagelos Director of the Vagelos Scholars Program in Molecular Life Sciences

Justin McDaniel

Justin McDaniel

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Religious Studies

Eugene Mele

Eugene Mele

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Physics

Yoichiro Mori

Yoichiro Mori

Calabi-Simons Professor in Mathematics and Biology

Jennifer Morton

Jennifer Morton

Presidential Penn Compact Associate Professor of Philosophy

Rahul Mukherjee

Rahul Mukherjee

Dick Wolf Associate Professor of Television and New Media Studies

Diana Mutz

Diana Mutz

Samuel A. Stouffer Professor of Political Science and Communication

Anne Norton

Anne Norton

Stacey and Henry Jackson President’s Distinguished Professor of Political Science

Aurélie Ouss

Aurélie Ouss

Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences

Kathy Peiss

Kathy Peiss

Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Professor of American History

Kevin M.F. Platt

Kevin M.F. Platt

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor in the Humanities

Joshua B. Plotkin

Joshua B. Plotkin

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Natural Sciences

Philip A. Rea

Philip A. Rea

Rebecka and Arie Belldegrun Distinguished Director of the Vagelos Program in Life Sciences and Management

Karen Redrobe

Karen Redrobe

Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Endowed Professor in Film Studies

Daniel K. Richter

Daniel K. Richter

Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Professor of American History; Richard S. Dunn Director at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies

Lauren Ristvet

Lauren Ristvet

Associate Professor of Anthropology & Dyson Associate Curator, Near East Section, Penn Museum

Megan Robb

Megan Robb

Julie and Martin Franklin Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

Paul Saint-Amour

Paul Saint-Amour

Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Humanities

Lauren Sallan

Lauren Sallan

Martin Meyerson Assistant Professor in Interdisciplinary Studies

David Silverman

David Silverman

Eckley Brinton Coxe, Jr. Professor and Curator of Egyptology

Rogers Smith

Rogers Smith

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science

Paul Sniegowski

Paul Sniegowski

Stephen A. Levin Family Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

Tariq Thachil

Tariq Thachil

Director, Center for Advanced Study of India, Madan Lal Sobti Associate Professor for the Study of Contemporary India

Petra Todd

Petra Todd

Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Economics

Mark Trodden

Mark Trodden

Fay R. and Eugene L. Langberg Professor of Physics

Eve Troutt Powell

Eve Troutt Powell

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of History and Africana Studies

Liliane Weissberg

Liliane Weissberg

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor in Arts and Sciences

Beth Wenger

Beth Wenger

Moritz and Josephine Berg Professor of History

Steven Weitzman

Steven Weitzman

Abraham M. Ellis Professor of Hebrew and Semitic Languages and Literature; Ella Darivoff Director of the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies

Simone White

Simone White

Stephen M. Gorn Family Assistant Professor of English

Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson

College for Women Class of 1963 Term Professor in the Humanities

Mantha Zarmakoupi

Mantha Zarmakoupi

Morris Russell and Josephine Chidsey Williams Assistant Professor in Roman Architecture