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Gavin Kenny

Award: Fulbright Irish Scholar Award

Sponsor: Geological Survey Ireland

Institution: Trinity College Dublin

Year: 2018

Dr Gavin Kenny is a geologist who specialises in the study of impact craters. Dr Kenny received his Bachelor’s Degree and PhD from Trinity College Dublin before moving to Stockholm, Sweden in 2016. He is currently a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Fellow at the Swedish Museum of Natural History. As a Fulbright-GSI Scholar at the Department of Geosciences at Boise State University, Idaho, he will undertake research into the precise timing of some of Earth’s largest impact cratering events.