Since 1969, Professor and Director of the Institute for Materials Research at McMaster University. Prior to his tenure at McMaster, Prof. Morrison spent twenty – two years at the National Research Council in Ottawa where he became Director of pure chemistry. “James Morrison was recognized as one of the leading Canadians in his field. A year ago on his retirement from McMaster, his department honored him with a colloquium on surfaces. Anyone in touch with him was deeply impressed with his great integrity.”
– Ursula Franklin
Professor Morrison had been a member of Science for Peace from its early days.