Florida Institute of Technology Emeritus



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.

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Professors Emeriti Handbook






Professors Emeriti Newsletter

The Silver Panther


    2017 New Emeriti Reception 

Kalajian Turner Fulton

  Dr. Edward Kalajian     Dr. Richard Turner    Dr. Charles Fulton

                    (Not pictured is Dr. Cem Kaner.)  



              Welcome, 2017 Professors Emeriti!

Dr. Charles Fulton, Mathematical Sciences, College of Science

Dr. Edward Kalajian, Civil Engineering, College of Engineering

Dr. Cem Kaner, School of Computing

Dr. Richard Turner, Biological Sciences, College of Science


Notice:  The Professors Emeriti Handbook (2012 Revised Version)  has been posted on this website.  Please "click on" the image on the right of this page, or open the file from the menu on the top left of the page.


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 2017-2018

Faculty General Assembly - Friday, August 11, 3 - 4 pm - Gleason Performing Arts Center
Faculty Reception - Friday, August 11, 4:15 - 6:15 pm  -  Hartley Room, 2nd floor, Denius Student Center
Emeritus Luncheon - Friday, September 15, 12:00 - 1:30 - Board of Trustees Room
Homecoming - Wednesday, November 1 - Saturday, November 4

Emeriti in "Active Retirement"

Invitation to Emeriti:  Send in an article (with photos) and I'll publish it on the web page shown below. 

Kathy Turner, Web Page Manager:   kturner50@cfl.rr.com

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Paws to Reflect

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

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