Anne Buttimer#


Anne Buttimer
Sadly, this member passed away.
Membership Number:1335
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:IRELAND
Section:HUMAN MOBILITY, GOVERNANCE, ENVIRONMENT AND SPACE
Elected:1993


Anne Buttimer passed away July 15, 2017.

Positions Held
  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, University College Dublin since 2003

Fields of Scholarship
  • History and philosophy of science, with special focus on geographical thought and practice
  • Empirical studies on the human experience of place, space and movement
  • Interactions of science and policy

Honours and Awards
  • 1965 - 1966 Post-doctoral fellowship from the Belgian American Educational Foundation
  • 1976 Fulbright-Hays Visiting Professor in Social Ecology to Sweden
  • 1986 Association of American Geographers Honors Award
  • 1990 Honours Award, Taiwan Geographical Society
  • 1991 Ellen Churchill Semple Award, University of Kentucky
  • 1997 Royal Geographical Society (UK) Murchison Award
  • 2000 Royal Scottish Geographical Society Millenium Award
  • 2001 Membre D'Honneur, Sociéte de Géographie
  • 2006 Socio D'onore Societá Geografica, Italiana
  • Doctor, honoris causa, University of Joensuu, 1999; Doctor honoris causa, Tartu University 2004
  • Fellow of Royal Irish Academy, Royal Geographical Society (UK) and Academia Europaea
  • 2013 Gold Medal of the CNRS
  • 2014 AAG Lifetime Achievement Honors
  • 2016 UCC alumni award


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