Henri Grissino-Mayer, professor in the Department of Geography and an expert in using tree rings to reconstruct past climates, has been named a James R. Cox Professor.
UT Knoxville has bestowed a James R. Cox Professorship upon another deserving faculty member. Nathan Sanders, associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, will hold the honor for three years.
UT Knoxville has named two faculty members as new recipients of the James R. Cox Professorship. Beauvais Lyons, professor in the School of Art, and Gary McCracken, professor in ecology and evolutionary biology and director of the Center for Environmental Biotechnology, will hold the honor for three years.