W.W. Hutchison Medal

W.W. Hutchison Medal

The W.W. Hutchison Medal is named after Dr. William W. Hutchison in recognition of his many contributions to Canadian and international geoscience. The medal is awarded to a young individual for recent exceptional advances in Canadian earth science research.


2019 W.W. Hutchison Medal

Dr. Brian Kendall (University of Waterloo)

“For the application of unconventional geochemical and isotopic techniques to address questions related to interactions between atmospheric, oceanic, and biological systems; geochronology; and the geochemical evolution of Earth from the Proterozoic to Cenozoic.”


Previous Award Winners

2018       Gordon Osinski

2017       Christie Rowe

2016       Stephen Piercey

2015       Murray Gingras

2014       Ali Polat

2013       Duane Froese

2012       Galen Halverson

2011       Anton Chakhmouradian

2010       Octavian Catuneanu

2009       Michael Caldwell

2008       James MacEachern

2007       Jeremy Richards

2006       John Gosse

2005       Alan J. Anderson

2004       Shoufa Lin