Surnames Categorized "academia"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include academia.
usage
Alunni Italian
From Italian alunno meaning "student".
Bandyopadhyay Bengali
From the name of the village of Bandoghat combined with upadhaya "instructor, priest".
Bhattacharya Bengali
From a Bengali title composed of the Sanskrit words भट्ट (bhatta) meaning "scholar, lord" and आचार्य (acharya) meaning "teacher".
Daskalov Bulgarian
Patronymic derived from даскал (daskal) meaning "teacher".
Dean 2 English
Occupational surname meaning "dean", referring to a person who either was a dean or worked for one. It is from Middle English deen (ultimately from Latin decanus meaning "chief of ten").
Doctor English
Originally denoted someone who was a doctor, ultimately from Latin doctor meaning "teacher".
Hodžić Bosnian
From Bosnian hodža meaning "master, teacher, imam", a word of Persian origin.
Joshi Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Nepali
From Sanskrit ज्योतिश (jyotisha) meaning "astronomer".
Kavanagh Irish
Derived from the Irish Gaelic name Caomhánach, which means "a student of saint Caomhán". It was the name used by a 12th-century king of Leinster, Domhnall Caomhánach, the eldest son of the historic Irish king Diarmait Mac Murchada.
Lehrer Jewish
Means "teacher" in German (Yiddish לערער (lerer)).
Metharom Thai
Possibly refers to a place or institute of learning or where knowledge is provided.
Ó Scolaidhe Irish
Means "descendant of the scholar" from Irish scholaidhe.
School Dutch
From Dutch school, ultimately from Latin schola meaning "school", indicating a person who worked at or lived near a school.
Schuler German
Means "scholar, student" in German, ultimately from Latin schola meaning "school".
Scola Italian
From Italian scuola meaning "school".