University of St Andrews

Professor Colin Ballantyne's research celebrated

Tuesday 09 June 2015

A recent celebration of research was held to honour DGSD Professor of Physical Geography - Colin Ballantyne - who retired from the Department on 31 January 2015, after 35 years of service at the University of St Andrews.

A lunch and afternoon programme of talks was arranged, culminating with the award of the RSGS Coppock Medal in recognition of Colin's research contributions.

Photographs below (courtesy of John Lowe) show Colin receiving the Coppock Research Medal, awarded by the Royal Scottish Geographical Society and Colin (centre) with the eight invited speakers.

Photo of CKB receiving Coppock award

Photo of CKB & guest speakers