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.
- 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).