The Most Honourable
Professor Sir Kenneth Hall
Renowned for his contribution to advancement of the Regional Integration Process.
Professor Sir Hilary Beckles
Professor Sir Hilary Beckles is the Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies. Before assuming this office on May 1, 2015.
Professor Mary Noel Menezes RSM
An esteemed historian, author, educator, Roman Catholic nun and an Emeritus Professor, Mary Noel Menezes has expertly researched and published extensively on aspects of Guyana’s history.
Co-founder of the New World Group of Independant Thinkers in the 1960s.
Professor Violet Eudine Barriteau
Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal, The UWI, Cave Hill, Professor Violet Eudine Barriteau is a Professor of Gender and Public Policy.
Professor Gordon Rohlehr
Scholar and Professor Emeritus at the University of the West Indies.
Professor Bridget Brereton
Professor Emerita of History, Bridget Brereton is renowned for her research on the social history of the Caribbean.
Professor John R. Rickford
John R. Rickford is the J.E. Wallace Sterling Professor of Linguistics and the Humanities at Stanford University.
Professor Carolyn Cooper
Carolyn Cooper is a professor of literary and cultural studies at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. She has written extensively on cultural politics in Jamaica.
Professor Clive Thomas
Economist, author and director of the Institute of Development Studies, University of Guyana.
Kathleen Drayton (née McCracken) was an educator, social and political activist. She was born in Trinidad and Tobago on the 2nd December 1930.
The Honourable Justice
Has been a judge on the World Court
Professor Jessica Byron-Reid
Dr. Jessica Byron-Reid was promoted to the post of Professor in 2006. Prof. Byron-Reid completed a BA in French and Spanish at The UWI, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados.
Professor Norman Girvan
Economist author, UN Representitave and Professor of the University of the West Indies. Prof. Norman Girvan passed away on April 9, 2014. See tributes here
Professor Barbara Bailey
Professor Emerita Barbara Bailey, is the past University Director of the Institute for Gender and Development Studies.
Professor Matthew Smith
Professor Matthew Smith is the Head of the Department of History at The UWI, Mona. He holds the Bachelor of Arts degree with First Class Honours.
Professor Tara Dasgupta
Professor Tara Dasgupta has been attached to the Department of Chemistry at the UWI Mona for close to 40 years.