Austin joined the UAB faculty in 1973 and served as director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology from 1975-79.
Huh holds appointments in the Center for AIDS Research and the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Straughn first joined UAB in 2000.
Researchers at UAB were part of a team that revealed genetic differences that influence a person's level of sex hormones.
UAB professor will lead the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons.