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Geologist

Frederick Roelofse, South African geologist. Certified in policing University São Paolo. Africa, 2004, professional natural scientist S. African Council Natural Science Professions, 2005, in Gemmology Gemmological Association Great Britain, 2009. Decorated 10 Year Commemoration Medal South African Police Service.

Background

Roelofse, Frederick was born on November 20, 1979 in Utrecht, South Africa. Son of Johannes Jacobus and Susanna Johanna Roelofse.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Earth Science, University Pretoria, 2000. Bachelor of Science with Honors in Geology, University Pretoria, 2001. Bachelor of Science with Honors in Metallurgy, University Pretoria, 2003.

Bachelor of Technology in Quality, University São Paolo. Africa, 2006.

Career

Corporal Infantry, S. African Army, since 1997. Scientist-in-training Council Mineral Technology, 2002, scientist, 2002—2003, senior scientist, 2003—2004. Process mineralogist Anglo Platinum Research Center, 2004.

Petrologist Council Geoscience, Pretoria, South Africa, 2004—2007, senior petrologist, since 2007. Temporary part-time lecturer geology University Pretoria, 2008.

Achievements

  • Certified in policing University São Paolo. Africa, 2004, professional natural scientist S. African Council Natural Science Professions, 2005, in Gemmology Gemmological Association Great Britain, 2009.

Membership

Reservist constable S. African Police Service, Pretoria, 2001—2005. Active army territorial research S. African National Defense Force, 1997—2005, active army conventional research, since 2005. Member of Royal Society South Africa, Geological Society South Africa (editorial assistant 2003-2005), Mineralogical Association South Africa, Botanical Society South Africa, S. African Archaelogical Society, Astronomical Society Southern Africa, Golden Key International Honour Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History, gardening.

Connections

Married Tiani Malherbe, December 8, 2001. Children: Carlyn, Rainhard Frederick.

father:
Johannes Jacobus

mother:
Susanna Johanna Roelofse

spouse:
Tiani Malherbe

child:
Carlyn Roelofse

child:
Rainhard Frederick Roelofse