A formal university announcement will come out this fall, but a congratulations goes out now to Theresa Windus on being named a Distinguished Professor. This will make three Distinguished Professors for the Department of Chemistry along with Mark Gordon (1998) and Pat Thiel (2002).
A Distinguished Professor above all else must have accomplishments in
research, and/or creative activities that have had a significant impact
on, or improved the quality of, their discipline. In addition a
Distinguished Professor must have demonstrated outstanding performance
in at least one other area of faculty responsibility: (1) teaching and
advising, (2) extension/professional practice, or (3) institutional
Congratulations (Distinguished) Professor Windus on this recognition.