Named Professorships

Aurora and Thomas Marquez Assistant Professor of Physics

Established in 2012 with the earnings accrued from the Aurora and Thomas Marquez Professor of Information Theory and Computer Technology, this fund supports a professor in the College of Science. The Marquez Professorship was established in 1976, by Carolyn and the late Thomas J. Marquez (’59) in honor of Tom’s parents. A former member of the Mendoza College of Business Advisory Council, Tom worked for IBM Corporation and formerly served as a vice president of Electronic Data Systems (EDS).