Jane receiving an Honarary DSc from Keele


Professor Jane Plant's outstanding scientific career has been recognised by the award of a series of Honours and Prizes. These include:-

  • 2012 Fellowship of The Royal Academy of Engineering
  • 2005 A life Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • 2005 Honorary doctorate of the University of Leicester
  • 2005 An Honorary Doctor of Sciences degree from Keele University, Staffordshire (see picture, upper right)
  • 2004 Honorary Doctorate of Turku University, Finland
  • 2003 An Honorary Doctor of Sciences Degree from Kingston University for services to Environment and Earth Sciences (see pictures rightt and below)
  • 2002 Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • 2001 Honorary Doctorate of the University of Exeter, for services to Earth Sciences
  • 2000 Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts
  • 1999 Freeman of the City of London
  • 1999 Lord Lloyd of Kilgerran Award of the Foundation of Science & Technology for the application of science and technology for the benefit of society (previous winners include Tim Berner-Lee, inventor of the world wide web and Ian Wilmut, creator of Dolly the Sheep)
  • 1997 CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for Services to Earth Sciences
  • 1997 Honorary Doctorate of the Open University (for academic and scholarly distinction)
  • 1985 Murchison Fund of the Geological Society

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