RISD is honored to have dedicated faculty who continue their contributions to the College and participate in their respective fields and the life of the RISD community after they retire from their faculty responsibilities. New RISD Professors Emeriti are recognized at Commencement exercises and receive various privileges which recognize their continued engagement with the school such as use of the Library, invitations to events, and Museum of Art membership. Professors Emeriti also receive a commemorative medallion designed by Alba Corrado, Senior Critic, Experimental & Foundation Studies.
The following faculty members have been designated Professor Emeritus/Professor Emerita:
J. Michael Everett
Friedrich St. Florian