Earth Sciences academic appointed Science Editor for Geology

Associate Professor Mark Quigley, from the School of Earth Sciences, has been appointed Science Editor for the journal Geology, Web of Science's #1 ranked subject-specific geology journal for nine years in a row.

Quigley becomes the only Science Editor in the southern hemisphere and, together with co-editors and an editorial board of international experts, will help maintain the prestige and shape the future of the most popular and widely read journal in the geosciences. Geology receives more than 1,100 articles a year and publishes ~250 articles per year. Quigley's 3 year appointment begins in 2017.