William Joseph (Bill) McGUIRE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1954-12-01
Education St Michael's Coll Hitchin, UCL (BSc), CNAA (PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations pursuing the distant goal of self-sufficiency in fruit and veg, stroking cats Dave, Toby and Arthur, playing with sons Fraser and Jake, still worrying about the future of the planet
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Style Prof Bill McGuire
Career volcanologist; lectr in igneous petrology and geochemistry W London Inst of HE (now Brunel Univ) 1981-90; Cheltenham and Gloucester Coll of HE: lectr 1990-93, sr lectr 1993-95, reader in volcanology 1995-97; prof of geophysical and climate hazards UCL 1997-2012 (emeritus prof of geophysical and climate hazards 2012-), co-dir UCL Environment Inst 2011-12; dir DisasterMan Ltd, conslt on natural hazards and climate change HSBC Gp 2006-; chair Volcanic Studies Gp Geological Soc of London 1993-96, UK nat corr Int Assoc of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior 1993-96, UK rep European Volcanology Project Ctee European Science Fndn, memb Cncl Geological Soc of London 1997-99; memb: UK panel Int Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 1993-95 (sec 1996-2000), UK Govt Natural Hazard Working Gp 2005, Science Media Panel Royal Instn 2002-, Lancet - UCL Cmmn on Climate Change and Global Health, UK Govt Science Advsy Gp Emergencies (Icelandic ash eruption) 2010, Advsy Bd Contraction and Convergence Fndn 2010-; dir Warm Wet and Windy Peak Climate Change and Eco Festival Cromford Derbyshire 2012-; memb Editorial Bd: Disasters, BBC Focus Magazine until 2011, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Soc (Series A); memb Editorial Advsy Bd Versita Earth Sciences open access jls and books 2012-; presenter: Disasters In Waiting (BBC Radio 4) 2000, Scientists Under Pressure (BBC Radio 4) 2001; conslt Supervolcano (BBC1) 2005; annual science lectr Naural History Museum 2005, science advsr Footprint Friends 2009-; Roscoe Lecture (Liverpool John Moores Univ) 2012, Gregynog Lecture (Univ of Aberystwyth) 2012; memb: Assoc of Br Science Writers, American Geophysical Union, AAAS; FGS 1976, fell Royal Inst 2003
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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