Dr. Derek H. C. Wilton


Honorary Research Professor

Professional affiliations: APEGN, Fellow of GAC and CIM, Member - Society Economic Geologists

Contact Information

Office: ER 5025
Phone: 709-864-8389
Fax: 709-864-2589
E-mail: dwilton @ mun.ca

Research Interests

  • Metallogenic studies particularly in Newfoundland and Labrador - ranging from individual mineral deposits to regional belts
  • Labrador and Newfoundland geology
  • History of geological thought with respect to Labrador and Newfoundland
    involved in the Labrador Institute and am the MUN representative on the ssociation of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies; thus interested in all aspects of northern research
  • Member of Major Collaborative Research Initiative project on "Coasts Under Stress" with particular interests in 19th century smelting and its effects in the Tilt Cove area