Lalage Jean BOWN

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1927-04-01
Education Wycombe Abbey, Cheltenham Ladies' Coll, Somerville Coll Oxford (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations travel, entertaining friends
Clubs Royal Over-Seas League, Cwlth
Style Prof Lalage Bown, OBE, FRSE
Career resident tutor Univ Coll of the Gold Coast (now Univ of Ghana) 1949-55, res tutor Makerere Univ Coll Uganda 1955-59, tutorial advsr, asst dir and dep dir Extra-Mural Dept Univ of Ibadan Nigeria 1960-66 (assoc prof 1962), dir of extra-mural studies and prof Univ of Zambia 1966-70, prof of adult educn Ahmadu Bello Univ Nigeria 1971-76, prof of adult educn Univ of Lagos Nigeria 1977-80 (dean of educn 1979-80), dir and titular prof Dept of Adult and Continuing Educn Univ of Glasgow 1981-92 (currently emeritus prof), hon prof Dept of Continuing Educn Univ of Warwick 1992-97, visiting professorial fell Inst of Educn Univ of London 1997-99; Cwlth visiting prof Univ of Edinburgh 1974, visiting fell Inst of Devpt Studies Univ of Sussex 1980-81, faculty fell Univ of Southampton 1981, distinguished visiting fell Curtin Univ of Technol Perth Aust 1995, visiting lectr Friedrich Schiller Univ Jena 1999; jt sec Int Congress of Africanists 1961-67, sec Int Congress of Univ Adult Educn 1976-81; hon life memb People's Educn Assoc Ghana 1973, hon life memb African Adult Educn Assoc 1976; memb: Bd Int Cncl for Adult Educn 1975-79, Bd Br Cncl 1981-89, Scottish Community Educn Cncl 1982-89, Governing Body Inst of Devpt Studies 1982-91; Br memb Cwlth Standing Ctee for Student Mobility and Higher Educn Co-operation 1989-94, chair Scottish Museums Cncl 1993-96, memb Cncl Royal Soc of Edinburgh 1995-99, chair Cncl for Educn in the Cwlth Working Gp on Student Mobility 1999-2000, exec memb Cncl for Educn in the Cwlth 2000-06 (jt dep chair 2003-06); pres: Devpt Studies Assoc 1984-86, Br Comparative Int Educn Soc 1985-86; hon pres British Assoc for Literacy in Devpt 1992-98; vice-pres: Nat Union of Townswomen's Guilds 1984-2005, Workers' Educnl Assoc 1984-95; hon vice-pres Educn Action Int (formerly World Univ Service (UK)) 2004- (tstee 1997-2003); memb Bd of Tstees of Nat Museums of Scotland 1987-97, tstee Womankind Worldwide 1988-96, patron African Families Fndn 2000-, tstee Britain Nigeria Educnl Tst 2005- (formerly Alhaji Sir Tafawa Balewa Memorial Tst); chair Shrewsbury Town Centre Residents Assoc 2002-05; William Pearson Tolley Medal Syracuse Univ 1975, Symons Medal Assoc of Cwlth Univs 2001, Cwlth World Teachers' Day Lifetime Achievement Award 2003; Hon DUniv: Open Univ 1975, Paisley 1993, Stirling 1994; Dr (hc) Univ of Edinburgh 1993, Hon DLitt Univ of Glasgow 2002, hon life memb National Inst of Adult Continuing Educn (NIACE) 2007; Hon CIPD 1993, FRSA 1984, FEIS 1990, FRSE 1991, AcSS 2000
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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