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Endowed Academic Chairs

At Santa Clara University, faculty scholarship is recognized by appointment to a professorship, known as "chair."

These important honors are provided by generous donors who know that the creation of knowledge is a significant part of a University's mission, and desire to see it sustained over generations. The following faculty members hold endowed chairs/professorships in the School of Engineering:

 

Ruth E.  Davis

Ruth E. Davis

Computer Engineering
Lee and Seymour Graff Professor

Silvia Figueira

Silvia Figueira

Computer Science and Engineering
Dianne McKenna Professor

Christopher Kitts

Christopher Kitts

Mechanical Engineering
William and Janice Terry Professor

Nam Ling

Nam Ling

Computer Engineering
Sanfilippo Family Professor

Edwin Maurer

Edwin Maurer

Civil Engineering
Robert W. Peters Professor

Elaine Scott

Elaine Scott

Mechanical Engineering
John M. Sobrato Professor

Sukhmander Singh

Sukhmander Singh

Civil Engineering
Wilmot J. Nicholson Family Professor

Sally Wood

Sally Wood

Electrical Engineering
Thomas J. Bannan Professor

Yuling Yan

Yuling Yan

Bioengineering
Packard Junior Faculty Fellow