Rector Libor Grubhoffer will be awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science

On a proposal from the College of Science and College of Agriculture & Life Sciences, University of Arizona was prof. Libor Grubhoffer awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science for his lifelong inspiring research in natural sciences, the improvement of the infrastructure needed for science and research and development of new curricula not only for Czech students.

The ceremony will take place on 13 May 2016 at the University of Arizona in Tucson in the southwest USA.

The University of Arizona is a public university based in Tucson. It was founded in 1885 and belongs to the best public universities in the USA. It is registered in the league of prestigious American universities (the Association of American Universities) and more than 40 000 students are currently studying there.