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UCF Trustee Chairs

The UCF Trustee Chair Professorships were established to both retain outstanding UCF faculty and attract exceptional faculty to UCF.

Appointment Term Name College
2017-2022 Mohamed Abdel-Aty College of Engineering and Computer Science
2017-2022 Sudipta Seal College of Engineering and Computer Science
2017-2022 Stella Sung College of Arts and Humanities 
2017-2022 Mubarak Shah College of Engineering and Computer Science
2018-2023 Aristide Dogariu College of Optics and Photonics
2018-2023 Alain Kassab College of Engineering and Computer Science
2018-2023 Jayanta Kaypat College of Engineering and Computer Science
2021-2026 Deborah Beidel College of Sciences
2021-2026 Zenghu Chang College of Sciences
2021-2026 Peter Delfyett College of Optics and Photonics
2021-2026 Peter Hancock College of Sciences
2021-2026 Talat Rahman College of Sciences
2021-2026 Jeff Rupert College of Arts and Humanities
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Newly appointed Trustee Chairs (2021-2026): Deborah Beidel, Zenghu Chang, Peter Delfyett, Peter Hancock, Talat Rahman, Jeffrey Rupert

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The 2021 honorees: Issa Batarseh, Cristina Fernandez-Valle, Luis Martinez-Fernandez, Marshall Schminke and Jeffrey Stout.

UCF Pegasus Professors

The Pegasus Professor award recognizes excellence in the three primary areas of academic endeavor: teaching, research and service.

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UCF Reach for the Star Awardees

The UCF Reach for the Stars Award honors and rewards highly successful research and creative activity accomplished by early-career university professionals.

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The 2021 honorees: Adrienne Dove, Helen Huang, Amber Southwell, Mel Stanfill and Thomas Wahl.