Geoffrey Boulton

Regius Professor of Geology Emeritus, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

– Ordinary Member of the ISC Governing Board (2021-2024)
– Member of the Standing Committee for Science Planning (2022-2025)
– Chair, ISC Project on the Future of Scientific Publishing
– Ordinary Member of the ISC Governing Board (2018-2021)
ISC Fellow

Geoffrey Boulton

Academic background

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BSc, PhD and DSc in Geology from the University of Birmingham. Research primarily in the fields of glaciology and glacial geology. Fellow of the Royal Society and of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (Scotland’s national academy). Honorary Life Fellow of the International Union for Quaternary Research. Awards for science include the Kirk Bryan Award of the Geological Society of America, Seligman Crystal of the International Glaciological Society, Lyell Medal of the Geological Society, Founders Medal of the Royal Geographical Society, Croll Medal of the Quaternary Research Association, UK Polar Medal, Commandeur de de l’Ordre des Palmes Academiques by the French Government, and honorary degrees from the Universities of Heidelberg, Chalmers (Sweden), Birmingham and Keele.


Past and current positions

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