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geologist , science administrator

Roy Slater Boorman, Canadian science administrator, geologist. Member Canada Institute Mining and Minerology (Proficiency medal 1985), Professional Engineers New Brunswick.

Background

Boorman, Roy Slater was born on April 27, 1936 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Son of Albert George and Roslyn (Young) Boorman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1959. AM, Harvard University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Toronto, Ontario, 1966.

Career

Mine geologist Eldorado, Canada, 1959-1960. Mineralogist Research and Productivity Council, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, 1966-1972, department head Canada, 1972-1983, executive director Canada, since 1983. Board directors Canada Centre Mineral and Energy Technology, member business committee Ministers National Advisory Council.

Board directors Federal Department Communications, Ottawa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Canada Institute Mining and Minerology (Proficiency medal 1985), Professional Engineers New Brunswick.

Connections

Married Doreen Margaret Andrews, May 21, 1966. Children: Alison, Glen, Lesley.

father:
Albert George Boorman

mother:
Roslyn (Young) Boorman

spouse:
Doreen Margaret Andrews

child:
Alison Boorman

child:
Glen Boorman

child:
Lesley Boorman