The Faculty History Project documents faculty members who have been associated with the University of Michigan since 1837, and the history of the University's schools and colleges. This project is part of a larger effort to prepare resources for the University's bicentennial in 2017. Find out more.

The Bentley Historical Library serves as the official archives for the University.

List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Alonzo Benjain Palmer

1854 - 1887
Professor of Matera Medica, Therapeutics, Diseases of Women and Children, Pathology & Theory and Practice of Medicine
Dean of the Medical School

Heneage Gibbes

1887 - 1895
Professor of Pathology

Alfred Scott Warthin

1891 - 1903
Professor of Pathology
Director of the Pathological Laboratory

Carl Vernon Weller

1911 - 1956
Professor of Pathology
Chair of the Department of Pathology
Director of Pathological Laboratories

Adaline Emma Gurd

1916 - 1922
Assistant Professor of Neuro-Pathology

Ruth Cecilia Wanstrom

1931 - 1958
Professor of Pathology

John Clifford Bugher

1933 - 1937
Assistant Professor of Pathology

James French

1940 - 1983
Professor of Pathology
Chair Department of Pathology

Florence Elma Hartsuff

1944 - 1981
Professor of Medical Technology in the Department of Pathology

Dorin Lee Hinerman

1945 - 1984
Professor of Pathology

Robert Cowgill Hendrix

1951 - 1984
Professor of Pathology

Jean Howard Webster

1954
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Bernard Naylor

1957 - 1996
Professor of Pathology

Hideo H. Itabashi

1957 - 1971
Associate Professor of Neurology and Pathology

Paul W. Gikas

1959 - 1995
Professor of Pathology

Robert W. Schmidt

1959 - 1991
Professor of Pathology

John G. Batsakis

1962 - 1979
Professor of Pathology

Joseph V. Baublis

1962 - 1981
Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Professor of Pathology

Constance J. D’Amato

1962
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, Dept of Pathology

Samuel P. Hicks

1962 - 1984
Professor of Pathology

Harold A. Oberman

1963 - 2001
Professor of Pathology

A. Rees Midgley Jr

1963 - 2003
Professor of Pathology

Ellsworth R. Littler Jr.

1964 - 1977
Associate Professor of Pathology

Ronald H. Nishiyama

1964 - 1979
Professor of Pathology

Rodney D. Capps

1965 - 1967
Instructor in Medical Technology – Pathology

Edward B. Smith

1965 - 1968
Professor of Pathology

John L. Falk

1966
Assistant Professor of Psychology and Pathology

John T. Headington

1966 - 1997
Professor of Pathology and Dermatology

Lee Weatherbee

1966 - 1996
Associate Professor of Pathology

Bertram Schnitzer

1966 - 2008
Professor of Pathology

Don K. Weaver

1967 - 1971
Associate Professor of Pathology

John A. Gronvall

1968 - 1982
Professor of Pathology
Dean of Medical School
Director of the Medical Center

Theodore R. Meadows

1968 - 1971
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Nathaniel H. Rowe Jr.

1968 - 1979
Professor of Dentistry
William R. Mann Professor of Dentistry
Professor of Oral Pathology

Carl T. Hanks

1970 - 2004
Professor of Dentistry
Associate Professor of Pathology

Barbara A. Barnes

1970
Assistant Professor of Medical Technology

Kathleen Heidelberger

1970 - 2002
Professor of Pathology

Theodore F. Beals

1971 - 2001
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Vernon L. Gay

1971
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Robert C. Horn Jr.

1971 - 1976
Clinical Professor of Pathology

Eugene M. Silverman

1972 - 2005
Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology

William J Fidler Jr.

1973 - 1978
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Joseph A. Regezi

1973 - 1991
Professor of Oral Pathology - Dentistry

Joanne S. Richards

1973 - 1979
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Associate Professor of Reproductive Biology

Kenneth D. McClatchey

1973 - 1996
Professor of Pathology
Professor of Dentistry
Professor of Otolaryngology

Barry G. England

1973 - 2007
Associate Professor of Reproductive Endocrinology
Research Associate Professor in the Reproductive Sciences Program

Bruce Friedman

1973 - 2006
Professor of Pathology

Carl Pierson

1973 - 2005
Assistant Professor of Pathology

William R. Hart

1974 - 1981
Professor of Pathology

Jerry L. Simmons

1974 - 1981
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Walter John Judd

1974 - 2008
Professor of Immunohematology

Thomas M. Sodeman

1975 - 1976
Associate Professor of Pathology

Stephen Ramsburgh

1977 - 2010
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

David Freeman Keren

1978 - 1989
Professor of Pathology

Daniel M. Bloch

1979 - 1983
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Katerina Dorovini Zis

1980 - 1985
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Neela Kumar

1980 - 1985
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Edmund J. Lovett III

1980 - 1984
Assistant Professor of Pathology

John Vasiliades

1980
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Gerd O. Till

1980 - 2006
Professor of Pathology

Joseph C Fantone III

1980 - 2010
Professor of Pathology

Ricardo V. Lloyd

1981 - 1993
Professor of Pathology
Alfred Scott Warthin-Carl Vernon Weller Professor of Pathology

Thomas M. Annesley

1981 - 2012
Professor of Pathology

Andrew Flint

1981 - 2011
Professor of Pathology

Peter M. Burkholder

1982 - 1989
Professor of Pathology

Jerry L. Hudson

1982 - 1989
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Barry Wilson

1982 - 1985
Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, and Pathology

Vincent Ko

1983
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Ricardo E. Duque

1984 - 1986
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Vishva M. Dixit

1986 - 1995
Professor of Pathology

Curtis A. Hanson

1987 - 1992
Associate Professor of Pathology

Susan Sheldon

1989 - 2000
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Bernard Weiss

1989 - 1998
Professor of Pathology

Sharon W. Weiss

1989 - 1998
Professor of Diagnostic Pathology

Suzanne Selvaggi

1990 - 1997
Associate Professor of Pathology

Anders A. F. Sima

1990 - 1996
Professor of Pathology and Internal Medicine
Visiting Assistant Professor of Pathology

Elizabeth Ann DelBuono

1991 - 1993
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Gerd 0. Till

1991 - 2006
Professor of Pathology

Peter N. Brawn

1992
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Michael J. Caplan

1993 - 1998
Clinical Assistant Professor II of Pathology

Anthony A. Killeen

1993 - 2002
Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology

Rodolfo Rasche

1993 - 2009
Clinical Assistant Professor II of Pathology

Kenneth O. Devaney

1994 - 1997
Associate Professor of Pathology

Timothy P. Singleton

1994 - 2000
Associate Professor of Pathology

Kirk J. Wojno

1994 - 1998
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Surgery

Alaa M. Afify

1998 - 2002
Clinical Assistant Professor II of Pathology

Basim M. Al-Khafaji

1998 - 2001
Clinical Assistant II of Pathology

Mark A. Rubin

1998 - 2002
Associate Professor of Pathology and Surgery

Lyndon D. Su

1998 - 2007
Associate Professor of Pathology and Dermatology

Dervia M. Mellerick Dressler

1999 - 2006
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Riccardo Valdez

2001 - 2006
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Stephen H. Olsen

2001 - 2011
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Yiran Dai

2002 - 2005
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Lisa R. Smith

2002 - 2006
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Kitrina G. Cordell

2002 - 2010
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dentistry
Department of Oral Medicine/Pathology/Oncology
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

John A. Thorson

2003 - 2006
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Linglei Ma

2005 - 2011
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Associate Professor of Pathology

Bryan L. Betz

2007 - 2008
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Sharon L. Betz

2007 - 2008
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Carrado Caslini

2008
Research Assistant Professor of Pathology