Frank H.T. Rhodes#


Frank Rhodes
Email:mjw11 'at' cornell.edu
Membership Number:2338
Membership type:HONORARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED STATES
Section:EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES
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Present and Previous Positions
  • Professor Emeritus of Geology at Cornell
  • 1977-1995 President of Cornell University
  • 1971-1977 Dean of the College of Literature, Science and the Arts at the University of Michigan
  • 1968-1971 Professor of geology and mineralogy at the University of Michigan
  • 1967-1968 Dean of Faculty of Science at the University of Wales, Swansea
  • 1956-1967 Head of the Department of Geology at the University of Wales, Swansea
  • 1955 Associate professor at the University of Illinois
  • 1954 Assistant professor at the University of Illinois
  • 1951-1954 Assistant Professor at the University of Durham
  • 1950 Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of Scholarship
  • Geology
  • Paleontology
  • Evolution
  • History of science

Honours and Awards
  • Recipient of the Bigsby Medal of the Geological Society
  • Recipient of the Justin Morrill Award
  • Recipient of the Higher Education Leadership Award
  • Recipient of the Clark Kerr Medal of the University of California-Berkeley
  • Recipient of the Ian Campbell Medal of the American Geological Institute
  • Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Member and past president of the American Philosophical Society
  • Member of the National Science Board under President Ronald Reagan
  • Member of the President's Educational Policy Advisory Committee by President George H.W. Bush.


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