Robert Thornton Memorial Award

Established in memory of Robert (Bob) Thornton, this award honors his distinguished contribution to our undergraduate teaching program. The $1,000 annual award supports a graduate student who has made an outstanding teaching contribution through his or her participation as a Teaching Assistant in the plant biology or genetics & genomics undergraduate programs in the College of Biological Sciences.


Shari Kawelo

Executive Director of Development

(530) 752-2097 (Phone)

(530) 752-2604 (Fax)

Fund purpose

Student Support

Fund type


UC Davis
Office of University Development

UC Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-5270

Phone: (530) 754-4438
Fax: (530) 754-2294