Jean-Luc Pilote selected as the 2020 William Harvey Gross medalist
Dr. Jean-Luc Pilote has been selected by the Mineral Deposits Division of GAC as the 2020 William Harvey Gross medalist. The award consists of a medal and a cash supplement supported through endowment funds provided by Corona Corp. and donations by the friends and family of Bill Gross to provide a contribution toward the travel expenses for the recipient and a guest to attend the annual luncheon of MDD to receive the award.
Jean-Luc studied for his MSc degree at Acadia, investigating the petrology, petrogenesis, economic potential, and tectonic implications of the Landry Brook and Dickie Brook plutons and Charlo Plutonic Suite, northern New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Sandra Barr. He subsequently completed his PhD at Memorial University and now works for the Geological Survey of Canada.