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Distinguished Career Award

The Distinguished Career Award will be given to a geologist who has made numerous, distinguished, and significant contributions that have clearly advanced the international geological sciences through service and or scientific activities. The award will consist of a plaque inscribed with the name of the recipient, the name of the award, the name of the Section, and the emblem of The Geological Society of America. The award will be presented at the annual business meeting of the International Section.

W. Gary Ernst
2010 Recipient

W. Gary Ernst
Stanford University (emeritus)

Citation by Yildirim Dilek
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About the Award | Past Recipients

Deadline for 2011 Award Nominations: 1 March

Past Recipients

2009 - Yildirim Dilek, The Miami University [ view citation/response ]

2008 - Rolf Emmermann, GeoForschungsZentrum, Potsdam, Germany [ view citation/response ]

2007 - Alan Gilbert Smith, Cambridge University [ view citation/response ]

2006 - Eldridge M. Moores, University of California, Davis [ view citation/response ]

2003 - John A. Reinemund, USGS Chief of Internation Programs [ view citation/response ]