Honorary doctors since 1927 – University of Copenhagen

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Honorary doctors since 1927

1927-19391940-19491950-19591960-19691970-19791980-19891990-19992000-2009

2005
Moxnes, Halvor (dr.theol. h.c.)
James, Wendy (dr.scient.ant. h.c.)
Lærum, Ole Didrik (dr.med. h.c.)
Blasberg, Ronald G. (dr.med. h.c.)
Eckert, Penelope (dr.phil. h.c.)
Sawyer, Peter (dr.phil. h.c.)
Satir, Peter (dr.scient. h.c.)
Libchaber, Albert J. (dr.scient. h.c.)

2004
Bissel, Mina J. (dr.med. h.c.)
Opitz, John Marius (dr.med. h.c.)
Jaritz, Gerhard (dr.phil. h.c.)
Hochbaum, Dorit S. (dr.scient. h.c.)
Tarantola, Albert (dr.scient. h.c.)

2003 
Deuser, Hermann (dr.theol. h.c.)
Werb, Zena (dr.med. h.c.)
Gorlin, Robert J. (dr.odont. h.c.)
Andersson, Thorsten (dr.phil. h.c.)
Gray, Harry Barcus (dr.scient. h.c.)
Vane-Wright, Richard Irwin (dr.scient. h.c.)

2002 
Wilhjelm, Henrik (dr.theol. h.c.)
Bauman, Zygmunt (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Clayton, David George (dr.med. h.c.)
Thesleff, Irma (dr.odont. h.c.)
McCormick, Robert (dr.phil. h.c.)
Stern, Daniel N. (dr. psyk. h.c.)
Sansò, Fernando (dr.scient. h.c.)
Friesen, James D. (dr.scient. h.c.)

2001
Håkanson, Rolf (dr.med. h.c.)
Crumlin-Pedersen, Ole (dr.phil. h.c.)
Lincoln, Bruce (dr.phil. h.c.)
Cuntz, Joachim (dr.scient. h.c.)

2000 Til toppen
- At Science, to commemorate its 150th anniversary

Mannermaa, Tuomo (dr.theol. h.c.)
Allardt, Erik (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Christensen, Anne (dr.jur. h.c.)
Bernitz, Ulf (dr.jur. h.c.)
Cryer, Philip E. (dr.med. h.c.)
Mitchell, Jere H. (dr.med. h.c.)
Knudsen, Jørgen (dr.phil. h.c.)
Barker, Eileen (dr.phil. h.c.)
Kadanoff, Leo (dr.scient. h.c.)
Nurse, Paul (dr.scient. h.c.)
Brans, Jean-Pierre (dr.scient. h.c.)
Hawkesworth, Chris (dr.scient. h.c.)

1999
Persson, Per Erik (dr.theol. h.c.)
Opie, Lionel Henry (dr.med. h.c.)
Semenza, Giorgio (dr.med. h.c.)
Shephard, Gordon Murray (dr.med. h.c.)
Karlsson, Stefán (dr.phil. h.c.)
Lord Quirk of Bloomsbury, Randolph (dr.phil. h.c.)
Marsella, Anthony Joseph (dr.scient. h.c.)
Haggett, Peter (dr.scient. h.c.)

1998
Bing, Jon (dr.jur. h.c.)
Maher, Brendan A (dr.psyk. h.c.).
Wilce, Robert T. (dr.scient. h.c.).
Brown, Gerald E. (dr.scient. h.c.).

1997
Weiss, Hans Fiedrich (dr.theol. h.c.)
Bernt, Jan Fridtjof (dr.jur. h.c.).
Ingvar, David H. (dr.med. h.c.)
Siesjö, Bo K. (dr.med. h.c.).
Bordwell, Davis (dr.phil. h.c.).
Lund, Hakon (dr.phil. h.c.)
Brattegard, Torleiv (dr.scient. h.c.)

1996
Haystrup, Helge (dr.theol. h.c.)
Christie, Nils (dr.jur.h.c.).
Genefke, Inge (dr.med. h.c.).
Blom, Ida (dr.phil. h.c.)
Cole, Michael (dr.phil. h.c.).
Sargeson, Alan McLeod (dr.scient. h.c.).
Langway, Jr., Charles Chester (dr.scient. h.c.).

1995 Til toppen 
Theunissen, Michael (dr.theol. h.c.)
Waltz, Kenneth (dr.scient.pol. h.c.)
Smith, Lucy (dr.jur. h.c.)
Strömholm, Stig (dr.jur. h.c.)
Pierrot-Deseilligny, Emmanuel (dr.med. h.c.)
Chance, Britton (dr.med. h.c.).
Langberg, Harald (dr.phil. h.c.)
Liverani, Mario (dr.phil. h.c.)
Rees, Martin (dr.scient. h.c.)

1994
Strathern, Marilyn (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Engvall, Eva (dr.med. h.c.)
Kenny, Alan John (dr.med. h.c.)

1993
Martensen, Hans (dr.theol. h.c.)
Wiberg, Bertil (dr.theol. h.c.)
Blasi Francesco (dr.med. h.c.)
Higgins, Robert (dr.scient. h.c.)
Hertz, Leif (dr.scient. h.c.)
Fischer-Jørgensen, Eli (dr.phil. h.c.)
Magris, Claudio (dr.phil. h.c.)

1992
Hong, Hovard V. (dr.theol. h.c.)
Illsley, Raymond (dr.med. h.c.)
Hökfelt, Tomas (dr.med. h.c.)
Schafer, Roy (dr.phil. h.c.)
Stokoe, William C. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Ohala, John J. (dr.phil. h.c.)

1991
Ås, Berit (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Ribiero, Darcy (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Müller, Detlev (dr.med. h.c.)
Fischer, Erik (dr.phil. h.c.)
Dunbar, Maxwell J. (dr.scient. h.c.)

1990 Til toppen
Pedersen, Jørgen (dr.theol. h.c.)
Gagnér, Sten (dr. jur. h.c.)


1989
Eriksson, Lars E. (dr.jur. h.c.)
Harboe, Niels M. (dr.med. h.c.)
Björklund, Anders (dr.med. h.c.)
Frankl, Victor E. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Poder, Knud (dr.scient. h.c.)
Kleiman, Steven L. (dr.scient. h.c.)
Benneh, George (dr.scient. h.c.)

1988
Bengtsson, Bertil (dr.jur. h.c.)
Mahler, Halfdan T. (dr.med. h.c.)
Helgason, Sigurdur (dr.scient. h.c.)
Leupold, Urs (dr.scient h.c.)

1987
Pedersen, Hans Winding (dr. polit. h.c.)
Erikson, Erik Homburger (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Bendixen, Henrik H. (dr.med. h.c.)
Fog,Dan (dr. phil. h.c.)
Kadison, Richard V. (dr.scient. h.c.)
Clauson-Kaas, Niels (dr.scient. h.c.)

1986
Torm, Axel E.Z.T. (dr. theol. h.c.)
Dahl, Tove Stang (dr. jur. h.c.)
Snævar, Asmann (dr. jur. h.c.)
Christensen, Tyge Ahrengot (dr. scient. h.c.)
Wiin-Nielsen, Aksel (dr. scient. h.c.)

1985
Skou, Jens Christian (dr. med. h.c.)
Gustafson, Torsten (dr. phil. h.c.)
de Rijk, Lambertus Maria (dr. phil. h.c.)
Sanchez, Francisco (dr. scient. h.c.)

1984
Eckhoff, Torstein (dr. jur. h.c.)
Lassen, Niels A. (dr. med. h.c.)

1982 - 1983
None

1981
Ussing, Hans H. (dr. med. h.c.)


1980Til toppen
Ingen

1979
- To celebrate the University’s 500 years

Hansen, Knud (dr. theol. h.c.)
Kjöllerström, Sven (dr. theol. h.c.)
Brækhus, Sjur (dr.jur. h.c.)
Ekelöf, Per Olof (dr. jur. h.c.)
Boserup, Ester (dr. polit. h.c.)
Hansen, Henny Harald (dr.scient.soc. h.c. )
Knuth, Eigil (dr.scient.soc. h.c.)
Kety, Seymour S. (dr.med. h.c.)
Laurell, Carl Bertil (dr. med. h.c.)
Moore, Francis Daniels (dr.med. h.c.)
Severinghaus, John W. (dr.med. h.c.)
Tosteson, Daniel C. (dr.med. h.c.)
Bodelsen, Merete (dr.phil. h.c.)
Christensen, C.A. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Helgason, Jón (dr.phil. h.c.)
Iversen, Erik (dr.phil. h.c.)
Jakobson, Roman (dr.phil. h.c.)
Ricoeur, Paul (dr.phil. h.c.)
Sørensen, Villy (dr.phil. h.c.)
Jerne, Niels Kaj (dr.scient. h.c.).
Kalckar, Herman M. (dr.scient. h.c.)
Lieb, Elliott H. (dr.scient. h.c.)
Nygaard, Gunnar (dr.scient. h.c.)
Pedersen, Troels Myndel (dr.scient. h.c.)
Strutinsky, Vilen (dr.scient. h.c. )

1977 - 1978
None

1976
Møhl, Ulrik V. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))

1975
Seidelin, Paul (dr. theol. h.c.)

1974
None

1973
Hellner, Jan (dr.jur.h.c.)
Tolstrup, Flemming (dr. jur. h.c.)
Houmann, Børge (dr.phil. h.c.)
Elbert, Samuel H. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Dalsgaard-Nielsen, Torvald (dr.med. h.c.)
Wolf, Niels L. (dr. phil. h.c. (nat.)

1972
Lipmann, Fritz (dr.med. h.c.)

1971
Fuijeda, Akira (dr.phil. h.c.)
Lattimore, Owen (dr. phil. h.c.)

1970 Til toppen 
Gross, Leo (dr. jur. h.c.)
Karlgren, Hjalmar (dr. jur. h.c.)
Andenæs, John (dr.jur. h.c.)

1969
Seidenfaden, Gunnar (dr. phil. h.c. (nat.))
Barr, Kaj (dr. phil. h.c.).

1968
von Caemmerer, Ernst (dr.jur.h.c.)
Sellin, Thorsten (dr.jur. h.c.)
Jørgensen, Peter (dr.phil. h.c.)
Lehmann, Inge (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))

1967
van Heekeren, Henrik Robbert (dr.phil.h.c.)

1966
Edelmann, Raphael (dr.phil. h.c.)
Jørgensen, Jørgen (dr.phil. h.c.)

1965
- At Science, to commemorate 80 years of Niels Bohr’s birth

Weibull, Curt (dr.phil. h.c.)
Wöldike, Mogens (dr.phil. h.c.)
Klein, Oscar (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Heisenberg, Werner (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Dirac, Paul A.M. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Rosenfeld, Leon (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Weisskopf, Victor F. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Delbrück, Max (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))

1962 - 1964
None

1961
Lindhardt, Marie (dr.med. h.c.)
- The first female honorary doctor

1960 Til toppen
HRH Prince Peter of Greece (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Holter, Heinz (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Larsen, C. Syrach (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Paulli, Richard (dr.phil. h.c.)

1959
Arnholm, Carl Jacob (dr.jur. h.c.)
Trolle, Jørgen (dr.jur. h.c.)
Lindahl, Erik (dr.polit. h.c.)
Frisch, Ragnar (dr.polit. h.c.)
Scheuermann, Holger Werfel (dr.med. h.c.)

1958
Neiiendam, Robert (dr.phil. h.c.)
Bergmann, Lorenz (dr. theol. h.c.)
Møller, Erik (dr.phil. h.c.)

1957
None

1956
- To commemorate 300 years of Niels Steensen’s matriculation

Mikkelsen, Ejnar (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.)
Vedel, Aage Helgesen (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Milthers, Poul Christian Vilhelm Madsen (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Schjelderup-Ebbe, Thorleif (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))

1955
Herlitz, Nils (dr.jur. h.c.)
Linderstrøm-Lang, Kaj (dr.med. h.c.)

1953 - 1954
None

1952
Thalbitzer, William (dr.phil. h.c.)

1951
None

1950
Churchill, Winston Spencer (dr.phil. h.c.)
Westrup, Carl Wium (dr.jur. h.c.)


1950Til toppen
- To commemorate the centenary of the Faculty of Science

Riesz, Marcel (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Störmer, Carl (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
de Hevesy, George (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Hassel, Odd (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Cramér, Carl Harald (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Barth, Thomas (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Nilson, Helge Magnus Oscar (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Federley, Harry (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
von Post, Ernest Jacob Lennart (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Stensiö, Erik (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Hasselbalch, Karl (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Hansen, Viggo (dr.phil. h.c.))


1949
Rasmussen, Rasmus Christian (dr.med. h.c.)
Schlyter, Karl (dr.jur. h.c.)

1946 - 1948
None

1945
Müller, Th. A.

1945
- To commemorate Denmark’s liberation

Berggrav, Ejvind (dr.theol. h.c.)
Berg, Paul (dr.jur. h.c.)
Ekleberg, Birger (dr.jur. h.c.)
Undén, Östen (dr.jur. h.c.)
Bernadotte, grev Folke (dr.med. h.c.)
Chievitz, Ole (dr.med. h.c.)
Löfstedt, Einar (dr.phil. h.c.)
Seip, Didrik Arup (dr.phil. h.c.)

1942 - 1944
None

1941
Krabbe, Oluf H. (dr.jur. h.c.)
Jørgensen, Poul Johs. (dr.jur. h.c.)


1931 - 1940 Til toppen 
None

1930
Pappenheim, Max (dr.jur. h.c.)

1929
- To celebrate the University’s 450 years

Söderblom, Lars Oluf Jonathan (dr.theol. h.c.)
Holmquist, Hjalmar (dr.theol. h.c.)
Kolsrud, Oluf (dr.theol. h.c.)
Moltesen, L. (dr.theol. h.c.)
Koch, L.J. (dr.theol. h.c.)
Bull, Edvard Hagerup (dr.jur. h.c.)
Granfelt, Otto Hjalmar (dr.jur. h.c.)
Thyrén, Johan Carl Wilhelm (dr.jur. h.c.)
Heckscher, Eli F. (dr.polit. h.c.)
Panner, H.J. (dr.med. h.c.)
Norrie, Gordon (dr.med. h.c.)
Holst, Peter F. (dr.med. h.c.)
Hammar, J. Aug. (dr.med. h.c.)
Forssell, G. (dr.med. h.c.)
Forssman, J. (dr.med. h.c.)
Broman, Ivar (dr.med. h.c.)
Helweg, Hj. (dr.med. h.c.)
Sievers, Richard (dr.med. h.c.)
Holst, Axel (dr.med. h.c.)
Holm, Gustav (dr.phil. h.c.)
Neergaard, Niels (dr.phil. h.c.)
Petersen, Carl S. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Kock, Axel (dr.phil. h.c.)
Lidén, Evald (dr.phil. h.c.)
Nilsson, Martin P. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Schück, H. (dr.phil. h.c.)
Weibull, Lauritz (dr.phil. h.c.)
Olsen, Magnus (dr.phil. h.c.)
Krohn, Kaarle (dr.phil. h.c.)
Esben-Petersen, P. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Pedersen, P.O. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Raunkjær, C. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Komppa, G. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Sæmundsson, B. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Bjerknes, V. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))
Wiman, A. (dr.phil. h.c. (nat.))

1927-28
None