Regional Vice President Lecturer

One or more Regional Vice President Lecturers shall be selected annually on the basis of widely recognized expertise in a field of economic geology. Lecturers shall give a series of lectures within the Society Regions in which the lecturers reside, and the lectureships shall alternate among the various Regions.

HeadshotShao-Yong Jiang

SEG Member

  Talk Titles

  • Geological Characteristics and Genesis of Major Types of Rare Metal Deposits in China
  • Spatiotemporal Distribution, Geological Characteristics, and Metallogenic Mechanism of Tungsten and Tin Deposits in China
  • New Types of Li Deposits in China
  • New Types of Nb-Ta Deposits in China


Shao-Yong Jiang is a professor of economic geology and geochemistry at the China University of Geosciences (CUG), Wuhan, China. He is currently the assistant president of the CUG-Wuhan and director of the Innovative Research Center for Exploration of Strategic Mineral Resources.

Prof. Jiang graduated from Peking University in 1984 with a B.Sc. degree and in 1987 with an M.Sc. degree. He received his Ph.D. degree from Bristol University (UK) in 1996 and then worked at the Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry in Germany as a Humboldt Fellow and postdoctoral researcher from 1997 to 1999. He joined Nanjing University in 1999 as a full professor and acted as the director of the State Key Laboratory of Mineral Deposits Research in Nanjing for 10 years. He joined CUG-Wuhan in 2013. Prof. Jiang is an outstanding Chinese geologist in the field of geochemistry of mineral deposits. He has published more than 300 papers in international peer-reviewed journals, including Nature, Geology, and Economic Geology, and is recognized by Elsevier as a highly cited scholar in Earth and Planetary Sciences (2014-present).


To invite Shao-Yong , please review the calendar below and contact Shao-Yong directly. Please keep in mind, lecturers are working professionals and have busy schedules. They have agreed to keep the calendar up to date, but may not reflect recent activity. Please allow for a seven-day response.

Airfare, meals, and other transportation costs are funded by the SEG. We require the host university/institution to cover hotel accommodation costs for one or two nights, and if possible, pick up and return the lecturer to the airport.


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