Gamma Sigma Delta Faculty Awards

Posted: February 23, 2015

Congratulations is in order for two of our Agricultural and Biological Engineering faculty members!

Congratulations to Dr. Dan Ciolkosz, for receiving the GSD Extension Award, and Dr. Paul Smith, for receiving the GSD Faculty Award for Research!

About ΓΣΔ Objectives

  • the advancement of agriculture in all its phases
  • the maintenance and improvement of the relations of agriculture with other industries
  • the encouragement of recognition of the responsibility of those engaged in agriculture to their fellow citizens. 
  • The society seeks to encourage high standards of scholarship and worthy attainment in all branches of agricultural science and education and a high degree of excellence in the practice of agriculture pursuits.

Gamma Sigma Delta first came into existence at The Ohio State University, December 1, 1905. The society is strictly honorary in character, with membership limited to seniors, graduate students, faculty, and alumni associated with agriculture.

Eligibility is limited to those who have at least three years of experience in agriculture or in a science related to agriculture during which time exceptional teaching, individual research, or service has been demonstrated.

To learn more about ΓΣΔ please visit their website.