Updated July 2017


The honorary degree and the title of Professor Emeritus are conferred each year to persons of distinguished career achievements or exemplary public service, and who reflect the values of excellence, service, integrity and mission of Gallaudet University and the deaf and hard of hearing community. Such degrees also recognize distinguished scholarship and accomplishments in humanities, the arts, sciences, the professions, public service, and service to mankind.


NameTitle / Role
Tiffanee Barnes Coord., Special Events & Projects/Provost Office
Steven Collins Professor/INT
Elizabeth Moore Associate Professor, SWK
Jane Nickerson Professor ENG, Chair
Lillie Ransom Professor, ACT and Provost Liaison
Kirk VanGilder Assistant Professor, HPRS