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Geography educator

Malcolm Grove Anderson, British geography educator. Recipient Gill Memorial award Royal Geography Society, 1986; Quater Centenary fellow Cambridge University, 1989, senior research fellow Nuffield Foundation, 1989.


Anderson, Malcolm Grove was born on June 27, 1949 in Leicester, United Kingdom. Son of Wilfred Roy and Frances Betty (Torrance) Anderson.


Bachelor of Science, University Nottingham, United Kingdom, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1973. Doctor of Science, University Bristol, United Kingdom, 1986.


Research fellow University Cambridge, 1971-1973. Lecturer University Bristol, 1973-1985, reader, 1985-1989, professor geography, since 1989. Research hydrologist United States Army Corps Engineers, Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1981.

Senior research geotechnology engineer, Government of Hong Kong, 1983.


  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief journal Hydrol. Processes. Author 6 books in field, including Slope Stability - Geotechnical Engineering and Geomorphology, 1987.

      Contributor research papers to professional journals.


Member science panel Nuffield Foundation, London, since 1992. Scholarship assessor Commonwealth Association, London, since 1993. Chair advanced fellowship committee National Environmental Research Council, United Kingdom, 1991.

Member British Geomorphological Research Group (chair 1993), Institute British Geographers, British Hydrological Society (member research subcommittee 1993).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, piano, France.


Married Elizabeth Ann Anderson, April 1, 1972. 1 child, Rebecca Jane.

Wilfred Roy Anderson

Frances Betty (Torrance) Anderson

Elizabeth Ann Anderson

Rebecca Jane Anderson