Florence Sayre Skinner

Florence Sayre Skinner established this chair in 1967 in memory of her husband, James M. Skinner, ChE’11, to recognize a scholar for his or her contributions to science. James M. Skinner was a Trustee of the University of Pennsylvania from 1946 until 1953 and received the University’s Alumni Award of Merit in 1940.

Named Professor

Arjun G. Yodh, James M. Skinner Professor of Science