Wendy Chapman Named Inaugural Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chair
Jun 19, 2018 8:00 AM
Congratulations! Wendy Chapman,
Six of 12 new presidential faculty chairs at the University of Utah
“The Huntsman Family’s commitment to the University of Utah is profound, and these chairs are yet another testament to their dedication to advancing health research, education, and compassionate care,” said President Ruth V. Watkins.
The faculty members selected have demonstrated excellence in research, clinical care, and career progression in health sciences. They reflect diverse academic disciplines, with appointments in Dentistry, Psychiatry, Population Health Sciences, Biomedical Informatics, Pulmonary Medicine, and
“Individually, each faculty member is a recognized leader in their respective field,” said Peter R. Huntsman, CEO of the Huntsman Family Foundation. “Collectively, they advance our shared knowledge for the betterment of all. Our family understands that to tackle the most pressing issues facing health today requires the type of integrated and expansive approach that the University of Utah Health Sciences has pioneered and is a recognized national leader.”