John David Michael Henry LAVER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-01-20
Education Churcher's Coll Petersfield, Univ of Edinburgh (MA, DipPhon, PhD, DLitt)
Books & Publications
Recreations lexicography, bird watching
Clubs N/A
Style Prof John Laver, CBE, FBA, FRSE
Career lectr in phonetics Univ of Ibadan 1964-66 (asst lectr 1963-64); Univ of Edinburgh: lectr in phonetics 1966-76, sr lectr 1976-80, reader 1980-85, personal chair in phonetics 1985-2000, chm Centre for Speech Technol Res 1989-94 (dir 1984-89), research prof in the Faculty of Arts 1994-2000, vice-princ 1994-97; res chair in speech sciences Queen Margaret Univ Edinburgh 2001-04 (vice-princ 2002-03, dep princ 2003-04), prof emeritus 2004-; pres Int Phonetic Assoc 1991-95 (memb Cncl), memb Bd Euro Speech Communication Assoc 1988-93, chm Bd of Governance Trinity Coll Dublin Long Room Hub 2007-09; Hon DLitt: De Montfort Univ 1999, Univ of Sheffield 1999, Queen Margaret Univ 2006; FIOA 1988-2001, FBA 1990 (chm Humanities Research Bd 1994-98, memb Cncl 1998-2001), FRSE 1994 (vice-pres 1996-99, fellowship sec 1999-2002, Bicentenary medal 2004, Royal Medal 2007), hon fell Royal Coll of Speech and Language Therapists (Hon FRCSLT) 2003
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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