Geological Science and Engineering

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering

Dr. Diederichs Receives Thomas Roy Award and EIC Fellowship


Congratulations to Dr. Mark Diederichs who was awarded the Thomas Roy Award in September at the CGS conference, GéoQuébec 2015. The award is in recognition of Dr. Diederichs' research, teaching and service to the academic community both in Canada and Internationally and for outstanding contribution to engineering geology. More information about the Thomas Roy award can be found on the CGS website.

Left to right: Doug Stead, Simon Fraser Univ., Chair Engineering Geology Division of CGS,
Dr. Mark Diederichs, Doug van Dine, President of the Canadian Geotechnical Society, CGS

Here is the video that accompanied the award presentation:

This follows on his being made a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada in May. For more information and to see the citation, visit the EIC website.

Congratulations Dr. Diederichs!