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Undergraduate Faculty

UB has a distinguished faculty of approximately 1,600 full-time and 800 part-time members. Among them are many scholars and educators who are nationally and internationally recognized in their fields. On the faculty are Nobel Prize winners; a Pulitzer prize recipient; a MacArthur Foundation fellow; recipients of the National Medal of Science and the Bollingen Prize in Poetry; several holders of prestigious Fulbright and Guggenheim awards; many recipients of grants from the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Council of Learned Societies, and other agencies that support first-rank scholarship; and an array of nationally published authors and scientists.

Along with these accomplishments, the faculty are at home in the classroom. The State University of New York has recognized more Distinguished Professors, Distinguished Teaching Professors, and recipients of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching at UB than at any other institution in the SUNY system.

For listings of departmental faculty, please see the Academic Programs section of the catalog.

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