Emeritus Professor John Murray BSc, ARCS, PhD, DIC, DSc
Emeritus Professor of Geology
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John Murray is an Emeritus Professor of Geology within Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton at the University of Southampton. He joined the Department of Geology in 1989.
1989-2003: Professor of Geology, Ocean and Earth Science, Southampton
1975-1989: Professor and Head of Department of Geology, University of Exeter.
1962-1975: Lecturer, Department of Geology, University of Bristol.
1961-1962: Postdoctoral researcher (1851 Senior Scholar), The Laboratory of the Marine Biological Association, Plymouth.
Honours and awards since 2000:
2007: Brady Medal, The Micropalaeontological Society, inaugural recipient.
2007: Coke Medal, Geological Society of London.
2006: Honorary Member, Palaeontological Association.
2005: Honorary Member, The Micropalaeontological Society.
2003 – current: Long-term visitor to the Natural History Museum
2003-2005: Emeritus Fellowship, The Leverhulme Trust.
2001: Joseph A. Cushman Award, Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, USA.
Former honorary positions:
1997-2003: Royal Society Earth Resources Committee.
1980-2000: Board of Advisors for Geology, University of London.
1993-1997: Editor in chief, Journal of Micropalaeontology.
1989-1992: Honorary Secretary, Geological Society of London.
1978-1980: Chairman British Micropalaeontological Society.
1980-1983: Vice-President, 1990-1992 President, of the Palaeontological Association.
1974-1979: Editor, Palaeontology.
1976-1984: Associate Editor, Journal of Foraminiferal Research.