Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Benjamin Wilder Named Interim Director of Tumamoc Hill
TUCSON, Ariz. — Desert ecologist Benjamin Wilder has been named interim director of Tumamoc Hill, an 860-acre ecological reserve and U.S. National Historic Landmark owned and operated by the University of Arizona.
Wilder assumed leadership duties on Oct. 10, succeeding Michael Rosenzweig, who had held the position since 2007.
“This is a dream come true for me,” Wilder said. “Tumamoc is truly a shining example of excellence in desert research. I am eager to start working with our partners on the UA campus, the Tucson community, Pima County... Read More