Honorary Degree Recipients

No. Recipient Date Conferred Title Country
01

Lederle, John W.

1963/4/29

15th President, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
02

Mather, Jean P. 

1963/4/29

14th President, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
03 Heckler, Hermann

1965/3/23

Hokkaido University foreign instructor

Germany
04 Kelly, Harry C.

1965/7/2

Provost, North Carolina State University

U.S.A.
05

Robinson, Robert

1965/7/2

Director, Shell Chemical Co. , 1947 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

U.K.
06

Wood, Robert C.

1976/9/15

President, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
07

Bromery, Randolph W.

1976/9/15

President, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

U.S.A.
08

Blumel, Joseph C.

1976/9/15

4th President, Portland State University

U.S.A.
09

Maki, John M.

1976/9/15

Professor, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
10

Helbig, Herbert

1976/9/15

Professor Emeritus, Free University of Berlin

Germany
11

Dodge, Robert E.

1976/9/15

Professor, Portland State University

U.S.A.
12

Hessland, Ivar R.

1976/9/15

Professor, Stockholm University

Sweden
13

Kupchan, S. Morris

1976/9/15

Professor, University of Virginia

U.S.A.
14

Bloch, Konrad E.

1976/9/15

Professor, Harvard University, 1964 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

U.S.A.
15

Lobitz, Walter C., Jr.

1976/9/15

Professor, University of Oregon Medical School

U.S.A.
16

Seevers, Maurice H.

1976/9/15

Professor Emeritus, University of Michigan

U.S.A.
17

Emmett, Paul H.

1976/9/15

Visiting Professor, Portland State University

U.S.A.
18 Drake, Mack 1977/11/3

Professor, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
19

Todd, Alexander R.

1978/3/27

Professor, Cambridge University, Master of Christ’s College

U.K.
20

Mellen, William J.

1989/7/3

Professor Emeritus, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
21

Corey, Elias J.

1990/9/3

Professor, Harvard University, 1990 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

U.S.A.
22

Konishi, Masakazu

1991/8/29

Professor, California Institute of Technology

U.S.A.
23

Bockris, John O’Mara

1991/9/19

Professor, Texas A & M University

U.S.A.
24

Aschoff, Jurgen W.

1993/8/27

Professor Emeritus, Max Planck Institute for Behavioral Physiology

Germany
25

Khorana, Har Gorbind

1993/11/11 Professor Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1968 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine U.S.A.
26

Bern, Howard A.

1994/10/21

Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley

U.S.A.
27

Alexander, Vera

1999/4/26

Professor, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

U.S.A.
28

Mohri, Mamoru

2000/4/17

Director, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Japan
29

Lee, Ki-Jun

2000/8/7

President, Seoul National University

Republic of Korea
30

Scott, David K.

2001/2/7

Chancellor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

U.S.A.

31

Knapp, David C.

2001/11/8

President Emeritus, University of Massachusetts

U.S.A.
32

Parsons, Timothy R.

2001/11/20

Professor Emeritus, University of British Columbia

Canada
33

Yanagimachi, Ryuzo

2002/1/22

Professor, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine

Japan
34

Asano, Takashi

2004/5/25

Professor Emeritus, University of California, Davis

U.S.A.
35

Fanger, Povl O.

2004/7/16

Professor, University of Denmark

Denmark
36

Marshall, Barry J.

2006/3/15

Honorary Clinical Professor, University of West Australia, 2005 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Australia
37

Matsuda, Masatake

2009/3/9

Director Advisor, East Japan Railway Co., President Emeritus, Hokkaido University Federation of Alumni Association

Japan
38

Yunus, Muhammad

2009/9/29

Managing Director, Grameen Bank, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize

Bangladesh
39

Lee, Jang Moo

2011/10/17

President Emeritus, Seoul National University

Republic of Korea

Updated on   April 25, 2017

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