UA Names University Distinguished Outreach Professors

April 21, 2005

George H. Davis, executive vice president and provost, has named Lay James Gibson, professor in the department of geography and regional development, and Timothy Dennehy, professor and extension specialist in the department of entomology, University Distinguished Outreach Professors.

The award recognizes outstanding faculty whose scholarship-based outreach to the state, nation and the world has demonstrated sustained excellence in the University of Arizona's outreach mission. The recipients will be honored at the December 2005 Commencement.