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Dr. Sherene James-Williamson


Head of Department / Senior Lecturer & Museum Curator



Dr. Sherene James-Williamson is a Senior Lecturer & Museum Curator at the Department of Geography and Geology at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona campus. She is a geologist by training with a BSC in Earth Science and a PhD in Geology from the UWI, Mona. Currently, Sherene applies her geology to research in geoheritage, geoarchaeology and geoscience education. She recently received a UNESCO International Geoscience Programme Grant (IGCP 718) for her project "Bringing Geoheritage to Life". this project works jointly with IGCP 692 "Geoheritage for Resilience". She is one of the Principal Investigators for the recently completed UNESCO Geoparks in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Survey.

Sherene is the current Associate Dean for Undergraduate Student Matters in the Faculty of Science and Technology at UWI, Mona; a past president of the Museums Association of the Caribbean (MAC) and serves as editor of "Caribbean Museums" and the "Caribbean Journal of Earth Science".

Dr. James-Williamson holds membership with various local, regional and international professional organizations.

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