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)
Books & Publications
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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