The title, Distinguished Professor, will be conferred by the University of Manitoba on Dr. Grant Pierce at a convocation to be held in October. Dr. Pierce is one of 3 people who will receive the honour this year, and join 22 other academic staff members who hold the title.
Distinguished Professors are academic staff who have demonstrated outstanding distinction in research, scholarship, creative endeavours, professional service and teaching. They are appointed by the University’s Board of Governors on the recommendation of a Distinguished Professor Selection Committee, chaired by the University’s President and Vice-Chancellor.
Congratulations Dr. Pierce!