Professors Emeriti

Professors Emeriti

Professors Emeriti



Having served Florida Institute of Technology for many years as full-time active professors, the Professors Emeriti wish to continue to contribute to the growth of academic excellence of the university. To provide a formal means of coordinating their contributions, this organization is formed.

Your comments and suggestions for changes or other features are solicited.

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Emeritus Ceremony

Welcome, 2018/2019 Professors Emeriti!

Dr. Walter "Pat" Bond, College of Engineering & Science

Dr. Howell Heck, College of Engineering & Science

Dr. Paul Jennings, College of Engineering & Science

Dr. Billy Leach, College of Psychology & Liberal Arts

Dr. Joshua Rokach, College of Engineering & Science

Dr. Scott Tilley, College of Engineering & Science

Dr. John Trefry, College of Engineering & Science

Rokach and Trefry Jennings
Dr. Joshua Rokach and Dr. John Trefry Dr. Paul Jennings

(Not pictured are Dr. Walter Bond, Dr. Howell Heck, Dr. Billy Leach, and Dr. Scott Tilley)  

The Harry P. Weber University Archives Exhibition Room

The University Archives Exhibit is now open in Evans Library.  The room’s first exhibit was entitled “Vision Extraordinaire: The History of Florida Institute of Technology.” Visitors enjoyed the varied displays of documents, artifacts and more that mark key points in Florida Tech’s 56-year history. 

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Events Schedule 2018-2019

Faculty Reception - Friday, August 10, 2018 4:00 - 6:00 pm  -  Clemente Center Varsity Gym
Emeritus Luncheon - Thursday, September 20, 2018 12 - 1:30 pm- Board of Trustees Room
Homecoming - Thursday, October 11 - Saturday, October 13, 2018 
Emeritus Luncheon - Thursday, February 21, 2019 12 - 1:30 pm - Board of Trustees Room
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Picnic - Saturday, February 23 12 - 3 pm 
Emeritus Reception - Tuesday, April 30, 2019 2 - 4 pm - Hartley Room, 2nd Floor, Student Union Building

Emeriti in "Active Retirement"

Invitation to Emeriti:  Send in an article (with photos) and it will be included in the Silver Panthers on the Go section.  

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To see where emeriti have gone and what they have done, click on " Silver Panthers on the Go".

Paws to Reflect

Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark. Professionals built the Titanic. (anon.)