October 23, 2021

Newman and Engel Professorship Ceremony, Nov. 15

Installation of Roman J. Giger, PhD, and Benjamin L. Allen, PhD, as Dr. Richard Mark Newman Research Professor and James Douglas Engel Collegiate Professor respectively

Brian J. Zink, M.D.
Interim Executive Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Medical School
Interim Chief Academic Officer, Michigan Medicine
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Faculty Development
Professor of Emergency Medicine 

cordially invites you to a ceremony celebrating the installation of



Roman J. Giger, Ph.D.
as the first
Dr. Richard Mark Newman Research Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology


Benjamin L. Allen, Ph.D.
as the second
James Douglas Engel Collegiate Professor


Monday, November 15, 2021
5:00 p.m. EST Ceremony


A. Alfred Taubman Biomedical Science Research Building
D. Dan and Betty Kahn Auditorium
109 Zina Pitcher Place
Ann Arbor


This event will also be streamed live online. When responding, please indicate whether you will attend in person or virtually. Reception to follow for those guests attending in-person.


Please RSPV by November 5


For additional information, please contact Jessica Field at
734-355-0173 or [email protected].