Bruno Messerli#


Bruno Messerli
Email:bmesserli 'at' bluewin.ch
Membership Number:809
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:SWITZERLAND
Section:SOCIAL SCIENCES
Username:bmesserli
Elected:1990
Homepage:http://www.geography.unibe.ch/content/ueber_uns/emeriti/bruno_messerli/index_eng.html





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1996 – 2000 President of the International Geographical Union (IGU)
  • 1996 Professor Emeritus
  • 1986/87 Rector University of Bern
  • 1978 – 1983 Director Institute of Geography

Fields of Scholarship
  • Geomorphology, Paleoecology, Natural Resources
  • Mountain Ecology, Land Degradation and Natural Hazards, Water Resources
  • Climate Change and Natural Resources

Honours and Awards
  • 1988 UN-Global 500 Honour Roll of the United Nations Environment Programme in recognition of outstanding achievements for the protection and improvement of the environment
  • 1998 Dr. rer. nat. h.c. of the Free University of Berlin
  • 1990 Academia Europaea, London
  • 2006 World Academy of Art and Science, Washington, San Francisco
  • 2010 Dr. h.c. of the University of Innsbruck, Faculty of Sciences


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