Professorial Award

  • Professorial Award

    Professorial Award Winner 2015

    Joseph Satterfield, Ph.D.
    Geology Professor
    Angelo State University
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  • Professorial

    Professorial Award Winner 2014

    Robert H. Goldstein, Ph.D.
    Associate Dean of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Professor
    University of Kansas
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  • Professorial

    Professorial Award Winner 2013

    James P. Evans, Ph.D.
    Professor, Structural Geology
    Utah State University College of Science, Utah
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  • Professorial

    Professorial Award Winner 2012

    Grant Wach, Ph.D.
    Professor of Petroleum Geoscience
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Read more about Grant Wach


  • Nominations accepted beginning 1 October.
    Closes 15 February.

    The Professorial Award, given annually by the AAPG Foundation, is granted to a college or university professor who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in the field of higher geoscience education. The application cycle for this award opens October 1 and closes February 15 of each year. Student and faculty nominations are accepted and encouraged for this award. Review the requirements and guidelines for this award.

    The award is intended to encourage geoscience professors to stay current on industry trends and cutting edge technology to share with their undergraduate and graduate students, further enhancing the field of geoscience research. Professorial Award recipients receive a $1,000 award, recognition at AAPG's Annual Convention and Exhibition (ACE), and a beautiful commemorative plaque acknowledging the achievement.


    Recipients

    2015

    Joseph Satterfield, Ph.D.

    Joseph Satterfield, Ph.D.

    Geology Professor, Angelo State University

    2014

    Robert H. Goldstein, Ph.D.

    Robert H. Goldstein, Ph.D.

    Associate Dean of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Professor, University of Kansas

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    2013

    James P. Evans, Ph.D.

    James P. Evans, Ph.D.

    Professor, Structural Geology, Utah State University College of Science, Utah

    2012

    Grant Wach, Ph.D.

    Grant Wach, Ph.D.

    Professor of Petroleum Geoscience, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada