Honors & Awards

2018 GSA Division and Section primary Award Recipients

GSA Division   Award Name
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GSA Awards
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Citations & Responses

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  • Awardees are honored each year at the GSA Annual Meeting.


Past Recipients

To view Citations & Responses from past years, visit the links below.

Archaeological Geology Rip Rapp Archaeological Geology Award
Coal Geology Gilbert H. Cady Award
Engineering Geology E.B. Burwell, Jr., Award
Geoinformatics Outstanding Contributions Award
Geophysics George P. Woollard Award
Geoscience Education Biggs Earth Science Teaching Award
History and Philosophy of Geology Mary C. Rabbitt History of Geology Award
Hydrogeology O. E. Meinzer Award
GSA International Distinguished Career Award
Limnogeology Israel C. Russell Award
Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, and Volcanology Distinguished Geologic Career Award
Planetary Geology G. K. Gilbert Award
Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology Kirk Bryan Award for Research Excellence
Sedimentary Geology Laurence L. Sloss Award
Structural Geology & Tectonics Career Contribution Award

top2018 Rip Rapp Archaeological Geology Award

Gary Huckleberry Gary Huckleberry
University of Arizona

Citation by Vance T. Holliday
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About the Award | Past Recipients (click on "Awards")
Visit the Archaeological Geology Division Web site

top2018 Gilbert H. Cady Award

Stephen F. GrebStephen F. Greb
Kentucky Geological Survey and University of Kentucky

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Visit the Energy Geology Division Web site

top2018 E.B. Burwell, Jr., Award

David S. Parks David S. Parks
Washington State Department of Natural Resources

for: "2015, Bluff Recession in the Elwha and Dungeness Littoral Cells, Washington, USA: Environmental and Engineering Geoscience, Vol. XXI, No. 2, p. 129-146"

Citation by Kathy Goetz Troost
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About the Award | Past Recipients
Visit the Environmental and Engineering Geology Division Web site

top2018 Outstanding Contributions in Geoinformatics

Stephen M. RichardStephen M. Richard
Columbia University Lemont-Doherty Earth Observatory

About the Award | Past Recipients
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top2018 George P. Woollard Award

Greg Hirth Greg Hirth
Brown University

Citation by Donald Forsyth
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Visit the Geophysics Geology Division Web site

top2018 Biggs Award for Excellence in Earth Science Teaching

Nicole LaDue Nicole LaDue
Northern Illinois University

View Citation & Response ]

About the Award | Past Recipients
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top2018 Mary C. Rabbitt History and Philosophy of Geology Award

William R. Brice William R. Brice
University of Pittsburgh

Citation by Gary D. Rosenberg
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About the Award | Past Recipients
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top2018 O.E. Meinzer Award

Shemin Ge Shemin Ge
University of Colorado at Boulder

Citation by Jonathan Godt
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Visit the Hydrogeology Division Web site

top2018 GSA International Distinguished Career Award

Peter Molnar Peter Molnar
University of Colorado at Boulder

Citation by Doug Burbank
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Visit the International Section Web site

top2018 Israel C. Russell Award

Sherilyn C. Fritz Sherilyn C. Fritz
University of Nebraska

View Citation & Response ]

About the Award and How to Nominate
Visit the Limnogeology Division Web site

top2018 Distinguished Geologic Career Award (MGPV Division)

Calvin Miller Calvin Miller
Vanderbilt University

Citation by Jonathan Miller
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Visit the Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, and Volcanology (MGPV) Division Web site

top2018 G. K. Gilbert Award

Jeffrey M. Moore Jeffrey M. Moore
NASA Ames Research Center

Citation by Alan Howard
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Visit the Planetary Division Web site

top2018 Kirk Bryan Award

Karen B. Gran Karen B. Gran
University of Minnesota, Duluth
with Karen B. Gran, Noah Finnegan, Andrea L. Johnson, Patrick Belmont, Chad Wittkop, and Tammy Rittenour
for 2013. Landscape evolution, valley excavation, and terrace development following abrupt postglacial base-level fall. GSA Bulletin 125(11/12) 1851-1864.

Citation by Amy East and Andrew Wilcox
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About the Award | Past Recipients  (click on Awards > Kirk Bryan > Past Recipients)
Visit the Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division Web site

top2018 Laurence L. Sloss Award

Ken Miller Ken Miller
Rutgers University

Citation by David Hodgson and Peter Sugarman
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Visit the Sedimentary Geology Division Web site

top2018 Structural Geology & Tectonics Career Contribution Award

Elizabeth Miller Elizabeth Miller
Stanford University

Citation by Jeff Lee and Victoria Pease
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