Past Rutgers University Honorary Degree Recipients

This list of honorary degree recipients is sortable by last name, year conferred, and degree type. Click on the title of the column to sort the list by that particular content.

We have added the honorary degree citations for some of our recipients. Click on the Citation images, where shown, to read them.

Last name First name Year Degreesort descending Citation
Netter Frank H. 1981 D.Sc.
Bowen William G. 1982 D.Sc.
Heningburg Gustave 2008 D.Sc.
Nirenberg Marshall W. 1988 D.Sc.
Boyne Philip J. 1976 D.Sc.
Hennekens Charles H. 1996 D.Sc.
Olden Kenneth 2004 D.Sc.
Hill Martha N. 2005 D.Sc.
Olsen Bjorn R. 2000 D.Sc.
Hinshaw Ada Sue 1995 D.Sc.
Osborn June E. 1989 D.Sc.
Cadmus Robert Randall 1971 D.Sc.
Paffenbarger George Corbly 1975 D.Sc.
Callahan Daniel J. 1981 D.Sc.
Hufnagel Charles Anthony 1975 D.Sc.
Pellegrino Edmund Daniel 1973 D.Sc.
Ingelfinger Franz Joseph 1977 D.Sc.
Petersdorf Robert G. 1995 D.Sc.
Jeghers Harold H. 1976 D.Sc.
Popper Hans 1981 D.Sc.
Reynolds Richard C. 1997 D.Sc.
Christmas June Jackson 1988 D.Sc.
Rice Dorothy 1979 D.Sc.
Cohen Jordan J. 1998 D.Sc.
Kittredge John K. 1980 D.Sc.
Rubinstein Ellis 2006 D.Sc.
Coles Robert 1992 D.Sc.
Sabin Albert B. 1988 D.Sc.
Davis Carolyne Kahle 1984 D.Sc.
Leathem James Hain 1978 D.Sc.
Saporito Louis A. 1972 D.Sc.
Levine Arnold J. 2001 D.Sc.
Satcher David 1995 D.Sc.
Duvall Merlin Kearfoot 1972 D.Sc.
Lienhard Gustav O. 1976 D.Sc.
Scott David B. 1979 D.Sc.
Segal George 1970 Doctor of Fine Arts
Sweeney Price Mary Sue 2004 Doctor of Fine Arts
Blake James Hubert 1974 Doctor of Fine Arts
Goldman Lawrence P. 1999 Doctor of Fine Arts
Edgar Miriam Colón 1980 Doctor of Fine Arts
Taylor Billy 1994 Doctor of Fine Arts
Van Zandt Steven 2017 Doctor of Fine Arts
Lichtenstein Roy 1990 Doctor of Fine Arts
Rollins Sonny 2009 Doctor of Fine Arts
Khan Ricardo 1997 Doctor of Fine Arts
Nevelson Louise 1972 Doctor of Fine Arts
Arroyo Martina 2012 Doctor of Fine Arts
Graham Martha 1959 Doctor of Fine Arts
Graves Michael 1994 Doctor of Fine Arts

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