Meet Our Expert

Peter Bobrowsky

Peter Bobrowsky

Knowledgeable experts from renowned organizations will accompany you throughout the trip and enrich your experiences with insights into the sights, cultures and people we encounter in each destination.

Peter Bobrowsky

Dr. Peter Bobrowsky is a Canadian consultant, scholar, teacher and researcher. Trained in anthropology, archaeology and engineering geology his 40-year career has focussed on understanding and explaining the crucial links between a diverse and dynamically changing Earth and the evolving adaptation of societies and people to their environment across the globe. He has appeared often on all Canadian Television networks and in all the major Canadian News Press daily papers.

He is an accomplished professional with some 500 publications to his credit - including 19 technical books. His award winning “The Landslide Handbook” written for the general public is available in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Portuguese and Japanese courtesy of the World Bank.

Peter’s life-long passion for exploration and travel has taken him to 118 countries through multi-national and United Nations funded research projects to Petra (Jordan), Machu Picchu (Peru), India, Italy, China and elsewhere. He is the recipient of numerous awards - notably the Eugene Shoemaker Communications Award for Best Book, the Edward B. Burwell Jr. Award for Engineering Geology, the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and the James Harrison Outstanding Achievement Award.

Dr. Bobrowsky has a prominent history of international positions and appointments, in particular, Secretary General of the International Union of Geological Sciences an NGO representing over a million Earth Scientists around the world, President of the Canadian Quaternary Association, President of the Geological Association of Canada and President of the International Consortium on Landslides.

A born extrovert, with an easy going manner, Peter’s unique, informative and enthusiastic speaking style have made him a popular global public speaker and much sought after and well-liked lecturer for the past 20 years with TCS Expeditions.