Professor Don Hawkes

 

Emeritus Professor

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Contact details

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 46164

Fax +44 (0)121 41 44942

Email hawkesdd@bham.ac.uk

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Qualifications

  • B.Sc (London). MSc., Ph.D (Birmingham)
  • F.G.S (Senior Fellow, Geological Society of London)
  • C.Geol (Chartered Geologist)
  • F.R.S.A (Fellow Royal Society of Arts)

Biography

1956 - 59   Research Scholar and Geologist, Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey (British Antarctic Survey)

1959 - 62   Overseas Geological Survey in British Guiana

1963 - 67   Lecturer, Fourah Bay College Sierra Leone

1967 - 70  Senior Lecturer, University of Sierra Leone

1970 - 72  Professor and Head of Department of Geology, The University of Sierra Leone

1972 - 88   Professor and Head of Geological Sciences, University of Aston

1988 - 96   Professor and Head of School of Earth Sciences, University of Birmingham

 to date      Emeritus Professor University of Birmingham

Research

  • Metalliferous mineral deposits
  • Knowledge based computer systems

Other activities

  • British Antarctic Survey
  • Overseas Geological Survey
  • Professor and Head of Geology at the Universities of Sierra Leone, Aston and Birmingham

Back to top