Charles Howard Candler Professors

Charles Howard CandlerThe Charles Howard Candler professorships honor senior scholars who have shown outstanding teaching ability and productive scholarship in one or more fields of learning, and who have further distinguished themselves through long and substantial service to the university and in furthering the cause of higher education.

Charles Howard Candler, an 1898 Emory College alumnus, served as chair of Emory's Board of Trustees for nearly 30 years. He helped bring the university through the Great Depression and World War II.

The awards are funded through an endowment established by the board and sponsored by Candler's widow, Flora Glenn Candler.

Faculty Honored as Charles Howard Candler Professors

Name
School
Expertise
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im School of Law Law
Lucas Carpenter Oxford College English
Morgan Cloud School of Law Law
Frans de Waal Emory College Psychology
Ralph J. DiClemente School of Public Health Public Health
Marshall P. Duke Emory College Psychology
Sandra B. Dunbar School of Nursing Nursing
David Edwards Emory College Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience
Carole L. Hahn Emory College Educational Studies
Carl R. Holladay School of Theology New Testament
Michael J. Kuhar School of Medicine Pharmacology
Richard M. Levinson School of Public Health Public Health
Fredric M. Menger Emory College Chemistry
Carol A. Newsom School of Theology Old Testament
Robert A. Paul Emory College Anthropology and Interdisciplinary Studies
Bali Pulendran School of Medicine Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Claire E. Sterk School of Public Health Public Health
Steven M. Tipton School of Theology Sociology of Religion
Donald Phillip Verene Emory College Philosophy
Stephen T. Warren School of Medicine Human Genetics