Six University of Colorado faculty members receive Distinguished Professor designation
Six University of Colorado faculty members have been recognized as Distinguished Professors, the highest faculty honor at the university. Distinguished Professors are faculty members who demonstrate exemplary performance in research or creative work, a record of excellence in classroom teaching and supervision of individual learning, and outstanding service to the profession, university and community.
CU President Bruce D. Benson reviewed nominations from colleagues and deans and, with the unanimous recommendation of a committee of Distinguished Professors, forwarded the candidates for the award to the Board of Regents. Honorees are:
|Wayne Cascio, Ph.D., professor of management at the Business School, University of Colorado Denver. Cascio has been teaching for 30 years at the Business School and holds the Robert H. Reynolds Chair in Global Leadership. He has written 10 books and more than 100 scholarly articles and is considered a leading expert on organizational downsizing. He has won numerous honors, including the highest award in his field, the Michael R. Losey Human Resource Research Award, and is one of only two U.S. citizens to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Geneva.|