!!!Kristín Vala Ragnarsdóttir
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__Present and Previous Positions__
* 2012 -  Professor of Sustainability Science, Institute of Earth Sciences and Sæmundur frodi Institute of Sustainable Development, University of Iceland
* 2008 - 12 Dean of School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik.
* 2008 - 11 Visiting Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.
* 2008   Professor of Environmental Sustainability, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.
* 2006 - 08 Professor of Environmental Sustainability, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.
* 2001 - 06 Professor of Environmental Geochemistry, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol.
* 1997 - 01 Senior Lecturer, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol.
* 1994 - 97 Lecturer, Department of Geology, University of Bristol.  
* 1991 - 94 Research Fellow, Department of Geology, University of Bristol.  
* 1989 - 91 Research Associate, Department of Geology, University of Bristol.
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__Fields of Scholarship__
* Sustainability science
* Sustainable development
* Sustainable communities
* Environmental sustainability
* Soil science
* Environment and health
* Environmental geochemistry
* Mineral surface chemistry
* Aqueous speciation and geochemistry
* Fate and transport of pollutants
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__Honours and Awards__
* 2012 Distinguished Fellow of the Schumacher Institute, Bristol, UK
* 2012 Invited Member of Prime Minister´s of Bhutan High Level Discussion Group at the UN on a new Economic Paradigm 
* 2012 The Plant award from the GAIA student association at the University of Iceland  for environmental leadership
* 2011 Balaton Group Member of the Year – awarded by the Balaton Group for international sustainability leadership
* 2007 Times Higher Education Supplement (THES) Award for Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Development
* 2007 Fellow of the Schumacher Society, UK
* 2006 Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, UK
* 2005 Fellow of the Icelandic Academy of Sciences (Vísindafélag Íslendinga) - Foreign member prior to moving to Iceland in 2008
* 2002 Invited member of the German Radiological Protection Agency (GSF) team of depleted uranium  in Kosovo and Serbia
* 2002 Invited member of the Depleted Uranium Scientific Assessment Team in Bosnia Herzegovina of UNEP
* 2000 Invited member of the Depleted Uranium Scientific Assessment Team in Kosovo of UNEP
* 1999 Chartered Geologist, UK
* 1981 - 82 Margaret Fuller Boos Fellowship, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
* 1979 - 80 American Association of University Women Fellowship
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Ragnarsdóttir_Kristín_Vala/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Ragnarsdóttir_Kristín_Vala/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Ragnarsdóttir_Kristín_Vala/Highlight]
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