Richard Alan FORTEY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-02-15
Education Ealing GS for Boys, Univ of Cambridge (BA, PhD, Harkness Prize, ScD)
Publications N/A
Recreations fungi of all sorts, humorous writing, East Anglia (especially Suffolk), beer and wine
Clubs Lucretians
Style Prof Richard Fortey, FRS
Career sr scientific offr British Museum (Natural History) 1973-77 (jr research fell 1970-73), Howley visiting prof Memorial Univ of Newfoundland 1977-78, individual merit promotion for research distinction Natural History Museum 1986-2006 (princ scientific offr 1978-86), Collier prof in the public understanding of science and technol Univ of Bristol 2002-03, visiting prof Univ of Oxford 2000-11; Lyell Medal Geological Soc 1996, Frink Medal Zoological Soc 2001, Lewis Thomas Prize Rockefeller Univ 2003, Zoological Medal Linnean Soc 2006, Michael Faraday Award Royal Soc 2006, R C Moore Medal Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists 2008; Hon DSc: St Andrew's Univ 2007, Open Univ 2007, Univ of Birmingham 2010; memb: Br Mycological Soc, Geological Soc of London (pres 2007); FGS 1981, FRS 1997, hon fell BAAS 2008, FRSL 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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