Each year, SEPM honors a group of medalists for their outstanding contributions to sedimentary geology. This week, we start a series to honor some of the recipients by providing “Highlights” of their contributions to JSR.
The 2013 awardees include:
Twenhofel Medalist: Paul Enos. The highest award of SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology. This award is in recognition of "Outstanding Contributions to Sedimentary Geology."
Shepard Medalist: J. Casey Moore. The Francis P. Shepard Medal for Marine Geology is awarded in recognition of "Excellence in Marine Geology."
Pettijohn Medalist: J.A.D. (Tony) Dickson. The Francis J. Pettijohn Medal for Sedimentology is awarded in recognition of "Excellence in Sedimentology."
Moore Medalist: Kenton Stewart Wall Campbell. The Raymond C. Moore Paleontology Medal is awarded in recognition of "Excellence in Paleontology."
James Lee Wilson Award: Kyle M. Straub. The James Lee Wilson Award is bestowed in recognition of "Excellence in Sedimentary Geology by a Young Scientist."
Honorary Member: Dale Leckie. Honorary Membership in the SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology acknowledges excellence in professional achievements and extraordinary service to the Society.