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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

George Edward Frothingham

1867 - 1889
Professor of Ophthalmology and Aural Surgery, Materia Medica, Ophthalmic and Aural Surgery, and Clinical Opthalmology

Flemming Carrow

1889 - 1904
Professor of Ophthalmic and Aural Surgery
Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Chair of Ophthalmic and Aural Surgery and Clinical Ophthalology

Walter Robert Parker

1904 - 1932
Professor of Ophthalmology

George Slocum

1904 - 1933
Professor of Ophthalmology
Chair Department of Ophthalmology

Francis Bruce Fralick

1932 - 1968
Professor of Ophthalmology
Chair of Department of Ophthalmology

Don Marshall

1933 - 1937
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Harold F. Falls

1938 - 1975
Professor of Ophthalmology

John Woodworth Henderson

1945 - 1980
Professor of Ophthalmology
Chair Department of Ophthalmology

Harold Richard Blackwell

1947 - 1958
Associate Professor of Psychology & Physiological Optics

Mathew Alpern

1955 - 1991
Professor of Physiological Optics
Professor of Psychology

Jurgen Reimer Wolter

1956 - 1990
Professor of Ophthalmology
Professor of Pathology

Daniel G. Green

1966 - 2002
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor of Ophthalmology

Richard F. Gutow

1968 - 1981
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

B. Kent Bennett

1969 - 1974
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Roger F. Meyer

1971 - 2002
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Gerard W. H. M. van Alphen

1973 - 1976
Assistant Professor of Ophthalology

Richard A. Lewis

1974 - 1978
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Csaba L. Martonyi

1975 - 2000
Associate Professor of Medical and Biological Illustration

Bartley R. Frueh

1979 - 2008
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Andrew Keith Vine

1980
Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Terry Bergstrom

1980 - 2004
Professor of Opthamology and Visual Sciences

Charles C. Barr

1981 - 1983
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Sanford C Bledsoe Jr

1981 - 2006
Research Associate Professor, Kresge Hearing Research Institute
Research Associate Professor Emeritus

Jeffrey L. Lipkowitz

1983 - 1985
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Ted H. Wojno

1984
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Marilyn C. Kincaid

1986 - 1987
Professor of Ophthalmology and Pathology

Craig M. Morgan

1986 - 1987
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Dennis P. Han

1987 - 1988
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Gregory L. Skuta

1987 - 1992
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Scott R. Sneed

1989 - 1992
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Eve J. Higginbotham

1990 - 1994
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Mark W. Johnson

1990 - 2001
Lecturer in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Mariannette J. Miller Meeks

1991 - 1994
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Barbara A. Blodi

1992 - 1997
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Arlan T. Johnson

1992 - 1995
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Michael Roth

1994 - 2006
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Ron M. Kurtz

1995 - 2005
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Robert M. Schertzer

1996 - 1999
Clinical Assistant Professor II of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Tibor Jurhasz

1996 - 2004
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Research Associate Professor, Ophthalmology

Dusanka Deretic

1996 - 2001
Assistant Research Scientist, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Assistant Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology

Qais A. Farjo

1999 - 2005
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Jennifer L. Simpson

1999 - 2000
Clinical Assistant Professor II of Ophthalmology

Radha Ayyagari

2002 - 2005
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Adam Shawky Hassan

2002 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Thellea K. Leveque

2005 - 2007
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Christina A. Bruno

2006 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences