Dr. George Jenner


Honorary Research Professor

Contact Information

Office: ER 4011
Phone: 709-864-8387
Fax: 709-864-2589
E-mail: gjenner@mun.ca


Attended University of Western Ontario from 1972 to 1977, graduating with an Honours B.Sc. (1975) (Gold Medal Award) and M.Sc. (1977). Awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship - left to take up a Ph.D. with Dave Green at the University of Tasmania, Australia. Following completion of Ph.D. spent 2 years at Max Planck Institut fuer Chemie in Mainz as a postdoc with Al Hofmann. Came to Memorial University as a University Research Fellow, eventually ending up as a tenured Associate Professor in 1993 and a Full Professor in 1997.

Honours B.Sc.
Geochemistry of the Prince Albert Group Metavolcanics, Western Melville Peninsula, District of Franklin, N.W.T. - B. J. Fryer
Geochemistry of the Upper Snooks Arm Group, Newfoundland - B. J. Fryer & W.S. Fyfe
Petrogenesis of high-Mg Andesites: an experimental and geochemical study with emphasis on high-Mg andesites from Cape Vogel, Papua New Guinea - D.H. Green


Editorial Board, Lithos 1999 - present
Editorial Board, CJES, 1995 - 1999.
Executive, Geological Association of Canada, Newfoundland Section - 1998 - present (currently President) (see www.gac-nfld.com - web version of Traveller's Guide to Newfoundland and Labrador)
Lithos - cover photo - 2002-2003