Rodney Ewing awarded for distinguished public service in mineral and geologic science

Rodney C. Ewing, Frank Stanton professor in nuclear security and co-director at the Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), was awarded the Distinguished Public Service (DPS) Medal by the Mineralogical Society of America.

The DPS Medal is awarded to those who have made outstanding contributions relating to mineralogical sciences which further the vitality of the geological sciences.

Dr. Ewing – a professor in the Department of Geological Sciences in the School of Earth, Energy, & Environmental Sciences at Stanford, a Regents’ Professor Emeritus at the University of New Mexico, the Edward H. Kraus Distinguished University Professor Emeritus in the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences at the University of Michigan — has also recently started his term as President of the American Geoscience Institute.

Read more about the Distinguished Public Service Medal on the Mineralogical Society of America website.