Jerry Dunga

Doctor of Philosophy Student, Mr

  • The University of Western Australia (M004), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Jerry is  a geologist with more than 13 years of profesional experience. His experiences span from the mining industry to academic environments where he held senior project geologist, mine geologist and resource geologist roles to lecturer at university. He has attained a BSc - Geology from the University of Papua New Guinea, an MSc from University of Western Australia,  a Graduate Certificate - Education (Academic Practice) from the James Cook University, and is currently undertakeing PhD studies at the Centre for Exploration Targeting, University of Western Australia. Jerry's PhD project intends to establish source, nature, timing and evolution of ore forming fluids and the processes leading to formation of mineralised breccia pipes near Porphyry Cu-Au systems.

Jerry's carreer interest lies in mineral exploration for Cu, Au and other metalliferous deposits in porphyry, epithermal, carbonate-base metal and orogenic Au deposits.  

Education/Academic qualification

Education - Academic Practice, Grad. Certificate, James Cook University (QLD)


Award Date: 13 Mar 2018

Geosciences, Masters , Structural setting, wall rock alteration and gold mineralisation of the Mt. Percy gold deposit, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Jan 2014Dec 2015

Award Date: 17 Dec 2015

Geology, Bachelors, Geology, University of Papua New Guinea


Award Date: 30 Mar 2012

Industry keywords

  • Mining and Resources

Research expertise keywords

  • Economic geology, ore genesis and exploration
  • Economic geology
  • Mineral Deposits
  • Structural geology
  • Exploration targeting
  • Project management
  • Ore genesis
  • Ore petrology
  • Mining Geology
  • Mineral Processing
  • Geometallurgy
  • Mineral Resource Estimation
  • Mineral Resource


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