Named Professorships

Eli J. and Helen Shaheen Professor of Classics

A search is currently underway to identify the next Eli J. and Helen Shaheen Professor of Classics.

Eli (’34, ’36 JD), a former Notre Dame professor, and Helen Shaheen supported the University in many ways, including through the establishment of this professorship and a law fellowship. In recognition of his service to the Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College communities, the Knights of Columbus #1477 building on campus was dedicated to Eli in 1969.