Bob Tingey has made significant contributions to Antarctic science.

Bob Tingey is one of Australia’s best-known and respected Antarctic scientists. His work has aided Australia’s international reputation in Antarctic science.

He has taken part in 7 geological field operations. These have taken him to remote areas under harsh Antarctic conditions.

Bob Tingey has made many contributions to geological field programs. He has been instrumental in developing concepts and in implementing them. He has also followed up these programs to their publication.