Sierd Cloetingh#


Sierd Cloetingh
Email:sierd.cloetingh 'at' uu.nl
Membership Number:1408
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:THE NETHERLANDS
Section:EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES
Username:scloetingh
Elected:1993
Homepage: http://www.uu.nl/staff/SAPLCloetingh




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2014 - present President of Academia Europaea
  • 2015 - present Distinguished Professor Utrecht University
  • 2012 - 2015 Professor of Tectonics, Utrecht University
  • 1988 - 2011 Professor of Tectonics, VU University Amsterdam
  • 1986 - 1988 Associate Professor of Tectonophysics, department of Geophysics, Utrecht
  • 1983 - 1986 Senior lecturer Geophysics, department of Geophysics, University of Utrecht
  • 1977 - 1982 Junior lecturer Geophysics, department of Geophysics, University of Utrecht
  • December 1982 PhD degree geophysics University of Utrecht (Thesis: Evolution of passive margins and initiation of subduction zones; Promotor: Prof. dr. N.J. Vlaar)
  • January 1977 MSc degree geophysics with minors in structural geology and numerical mathematics (cum laude; supervisor Prof. dr. N.J. Vlaar), University of Utrecht
  • March 1972 BSc degree geology with physics and mathematics, University of Groningen (supervisors Professors Ph.Kuenen and L.M.J.U. van Straaten)

Fields of Scholarship
  • Solid earth geophysics
  • Tectonics
  • Intraplate deformation
  • Lithospheric dynamics
  • Sedimentary basin evolution
  • Sea level change

Honours and Awards
  • 1993 Member Academia Europaea
  • 1993 Distinguished Lecturer American Association of Petroleum Geologists
  • 1995 Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences
  • 1995 Leopold von Buch Medal, German Geological Society
  • 1996 Golden Badge Award European Geophysical Society
  • 1996 Professor Honoris Causa of Bucharest University, Romania
  • 1997 Member Netherlands Society for Sciences
  • 1997 Sackler Professor at the Institute of Geohysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel Aviv, University, Israel
  • 1998 Member Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • 1999 Doctor Honoris Causa of University of Rennes, France
  • 1999 Honorary Member of the Hungarian Geophysical Society
  • 2001Professor and Doctor Honoris Causa, Eötvös University of Budapest, Hungary
  • 2002 Fellow American Geophysical Union
  • 2002 Doctor Honoris Causa of University of Salzburg, Austria
  • 2005 Foreign Member Royal Norwegian Academy of Sciences
  • 2005 Corresponding Member Heidelberg Academy of Sciences
  • 2005 Chevalier dans l’Ordre national de la Légion d’Honneur
  • 2006 Stephan Mueller Medal, European Geosciences Union
  • 2006 Foreign Member Royal Danish Academy of Sciences
  • 2006 Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences Distinguished Professor
  • 2006 Honorary Fellow, Geological Society of America
  • 2007 Van Waterschot van der Gracht Medal, Royal Netherlands Geological and Mining Society
  • 2007 Honorary Professor, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • 2007 Visiting Professor, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
  • 2007 Blaustein Visiting Professor, Stanford University
  • 2008 Foreign member Bavarian Academy of Sciences
  • 2008 Visiting Professor, University Pierre et Marie Curie
  • 2009 Visiting Professor, ETH Zürich
  • 2009 Visiting Professor, IFP Rueil-Malmaison
  • 2014 Knight in the Royal Order of the Netherlands Lion
  • 2016 Honorary member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences


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