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Geologist , consultant , Engineering educator

Alberto Foyo, Spanish engineering educator, consultant, geologist. Recipient Research Project grantee DGICYT Madrid University Paderborn, 1989, Learned Project grantee European Union University Munster, 1991, Research Project grantee DGICYT Madrid, University Bordeaux, 1994. Member IAEG, ISRM, Mexican Geological Society.

Background

Foyo, Alberto was born on August 27, 1949 in Lugo, Galicia, Spain. Son of Hermogenes Foyo and Flora Marcos.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Oviedo, Spain, 1976. Doctor, University Oviedo, Spain, 1980. Engineering Geological Specialist, University Madrid, Spain, 1980.

Career

Assistant Civil Engineering School, Santander, Spain, 1977-1982. Professor titular University Cantabria, 1982-1993, catedratico, since 1993. Professor master University Complutense, Madrid, Spain, since 1992.

Professor Diplôme d'études supérieures spécialisées University Bordeaux I, France, 1994. Research projects director DGICYT, Madrid, since 1980. Director courses UASLP, San Luis, Mexico, since 1980.

Consultant Fundacion Torres-Quevedo, Santander, since 1982. Chairman INGEOL-ALFA Net, Brussels, since 1995.

Membership

Member IAEG, ISRM, Mexican Geological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountains, sky, photography, literature.

Connections

Married Carmen Tomillo, August 25, 1977. Children: Carmen, Angela.

father:
Hermogenes Foyo

mother:
Flora Marcos

spouse:
Carmen Tomillo

child:
Carmen Foyo

child:
Angela Foyo