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Portrait of A. D. White
Courtesy of Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art,
Cornell University


There are
currently 21 active
representing five disciplines.

At any one time, up to twenty outstanding intellectuals from across the globe hold the title of Andrew Dickson White Professor-at-Large and are considered full members of the Cornell faculty. During their six-year term appointment, each Professor-at-Large visits the campus for approximately one week in each three-year period while Cornell classes are in session during the academic year under a single mandate – to enliven the intellectual and cultural life of the university.

All Professors-at-Large 1965-June 30, 2026

Professor-at-Large Lectures Listing