Distinguished Presidential Scholars and Fellows

The Distinguished Presidential Scholars and Fellows Program helps the University attract world-renowned thinkers from a wide spectrum of disciplines, thereby strengthening its eminence as a leading-edge institution—a multifaceted, globally connected center of knowledge. Distinguished Presidential Scholars and Fellows participate in the intellectual life of the University, interacting with faculty, students, and the greater community through lectures, teaching, special performances, and other gatherings to generate dialogue and engagement. The program brings perspectives from all corners of the globe to our campuses, encouraging collaboration and enhancing research and scholarship.