Common Name & Brandmark Use Academic Titles

You MAY cite your Johns Hopkins title and affiliation in the context of your professional activity.

There are limited exceptions, some of which are described on this Web site.

Citation for full-time faculty:

Joan Abbott, M.D.
Professor of Otolaryngology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Chief, Pediatric Otolaryngology Service, The Johns Hopkins Hospital (if there is a clinical appointment)

Citation for part-time faculty:

Joan Abbott, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology (part-time)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Citation for adjunct faculty:

Joan Abbott, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Citation for visiting faculty:

Joan Abbott, M.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Part-time and adjunct faculty may NOT use the Johns Hopkins institutional name, except as part of their Johns Hopkins title and affiliation:

  • In advertisements or publicity for their private practices or non-Johns Hopkins activity.