Professor Robert White is a geologist by training and has worked mostly in research, using a wide variety of geological and geophysical tools to study the Earth’s crust. He has engaged in numerous research field trips, mostly to study rifts and volcanoes. He is currently Professor of Geophysics and a Fellow of St. Edmunds College at Cambridge University. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society, and a Fellow of the Geological Society of London.
He edited Creation in Crisis: Christian Perspectives on Sustainability (SPCK, 2009), and co-edited Christianity, Climate Change and Sustainable Living (SPCK, 2007).
Bob is active in his local church, being both a church warden and a home group leader, and is also on the national committee of Christians in Science. He is married with two grown up children, and lives near Cambridge.