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John A. Korstgård

Professor Emeritus

Curriculum Vitae

Education, Employment and Elected Offices

1972MSc in Geology, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1972-1974Assistant Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1974-1977Graduate Research Fellow, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1977-1984Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1978Lic.scient. in Geology, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1984-1985Senior Geologist, Saga Petroleum, Oslo, Norway
1977-1988Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1980PhD in Geology, University of Liverpool, England
1988-1998Senior Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
1993-94 and 1997Senior Geologist, Norsk Hydro's Research Centre, Bergen, Norway

1998-2015

2002-2006 

2006-2011

Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus

Vice-dean, Faculty of Science, University of Aarhus 

Head of department, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus

Research and Teaching fields

Structural geology; sedimentary basin analysis; seismic interpretation

Membership of governing bodies, councils, committees etc.

1983-1984Member of the Faculty of Science Council, University of Aarhus
1995-2000Member of the Danish Natural Science Research Council (vice-chairman 1998-99, chairman 1999-2000)
1999-2001Member of the Energy Research Committee, The Ministry of Environment and Energy
2000-2002Member of the departmental governing body, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Aarhus
2001-2017Vice-chairman of the board of The Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS)
2001-2006Chairman of the Faculty of Science's Research Committee, University of Aarhus