The Faculty History Project documents faculty members who have been associated with the University of Michigan since 1837. Key in this effort is to celebrate the intellectual life of the University. This Faculty History Website is intended as a component of the effort to document the extraordinary academic achievements of Michigan’s faculty in building and sustaining one of the world’s great universities. It provides access to a comprehensive database of information concerning the thousands of faculty members who have served the University of Michigan.
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Noah M. Wells

Name Tag: 
Noah M. Wells
Years at Michigan: 
1827 - 1837
Position
Position: 
Appointed Regent
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
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John Scott Horner

Name Tag: 
John Scott Horner
Years at Michigan: 
1835 - 1836
Position
Position: 
Ex-Officio Trustee (1821-1837) - Acting Michigan Territorial Governor
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

George Bryan Porter

Name Tag: 
George Bryan Porter
Years at Michigan: 
1831 - 1834
Position
Position: 
Ex-Officio Trustee (1817-1821) - Michigan Territorial Governor
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

John Thomson Mason

Name Tag: 
John Thomson Mason
Years at Michigan: 
1830 - 1831
Position
Position: 
Ex-Officio Trustee (1817-1821) - Acting Michigan Territorial Governor
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
Deceased
Picture: 

John Henry Grant

Name Tag: 
John Henry Grant
Position
Position: 
Regent - Appointed
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

James Abbott

Name Tag: 
James Abbott
Years at Michigan: 
1820 - 1821
Position
Position: 
Treasurer - Catholepistemiad/University of Michigan
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

Abraham Edwards

Name Tag: 
Abraham Edwards
Years at Michigan: 
1821
Position
Position: 
Treasurer - Catholepistemiad/University of Michigan
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

John Monteith

Name Tag: 
John Monteith
Years at Michigan: 
1817
Position
Position: 
President - Catholepistemiad/University of Michigan
Position Type: 
President
Position: 
Regent
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

Gabriel Richard

Name Tag: 
Gabriel Richard
Years at Michigan: 
1817
Position
Position: 
Regent
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: 

John L. Whiting

Name Tag: 
John L. Whiting
Years at Michigan: 
1817
Position
Position: 
Resister - Catholepistemiad/University of Michigan
Position Type: 
Regent
Emeritus: 
0
Emerita: 
0
Deceased: 
0
Picture: