FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 6, 2005
BIRMINGHAM , Ala.—Dr. Megan Gibbons, assistant professor of Biology at Birmingham-Southern College, has received the 2005 Bob Whetstone Faculty Development Award.
Named for the professor emeritus and former chair of the Education division at BSC, the award is presented annually to a non-tenured faculty member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching during the previous year. The cash award is set aside for the faculty development and travel budget of the recipient.
Gibbons, who joined the BSC faculty in 2001, earned her doctorate in environmental and evolutionary biology from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.