Precambrian Division

Howard Street Robinson Medal

Lecture Tour

Howard Street Robinson Lecturer (2016-17)
Dr. Rebecca Jamieson

The 2016-2017 lecture tour was given by Dr. Rebecca Jamieson, representing the Precambrian Division.

How do large hot orogens work? Lessons from the middle crust.

Abstract available


The Howard Street Robinson Lecturer is chosen by the Mineral Deposits Division and the Precambrian Division of the GAC in alternate years. It is funded by the Robinson Fund of the GAC that was established in 1977, following the bequest to GAC from the estate of Howard Street Robinson, a founding member of GAC. The bequest was “for furtherance of scientific study of Precambrian Geology and Metal Mining.”

The 2016-17 Lecturer was Dr. Rebecca Jamieson of Dalhousie University, named by the Precambrian Division of the GAC.


Past Recipients


GAC® Coordinator W.W. Hutchison and H.S. Robinson Lecture Tours:

Alwynne Beaudoin
Email: Alwynne.Beaudoin@gov.ab.ca

Go to Top