Distinguished Professorships


These were usually larger scale research projects by professors of Faculty 1. Applicants and awardees had an excellent research record and were in an advanced stage in their career.


Distinguished Professors received funding to carry out specific projects, thereby enabling them to establish and maintain a nationally and internaionally competitve research environment.

The funds could be used for new research equipment, the recruitment of research staff, research visits, and hosting of visiting scholars.

Distinguished Professors: