W.W. Hutchison Medal

The W.W. Hutchison Medal is named after Dr. William W. Hutchison in recognition of his many contributions to the Geological Association of Canada and to Canadian and international geoscience. The medal is awarded to a young individual for recent exceptional advances in Canadian earth science research. It was awarded for the first time in 2004, replacing the Past-Presidents’ Medal.



Murray Gingras












The 2015-2016 W. W. Hutchison Lecturer is Dr. Murray Gingras, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.


If you are interested in having Murray Gingras come to visit your area, contact:

Alwynne Beaudoin
Email: Alwynne.Beaudoin@gov.ab.ca
GAC® Coordinator
Hutchison and H.S. Robinson Lecture Tours (2015-2016)


Past Recipients

W.W. Hutchison Medal Endowment Trust Fund

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