Alice Marjorie Sheila PROCHASKA

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-07-12
Education Perse Sch for Girls Cambridge, Somerville Coll Oxford (MA, DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations family life, travel, reading
Clubs Oxford and Cambridge
Style Dr Alice Prochaska
Career asst keeper: London Museum 1971-73, Public Record Office 1975-84; sec and librarian Inst of Historical Res Univ of London 1984-92, dir of special collections British Library 1992-2001; univ librarian Yale Univ 2001-10, princ Somerville Coll Oxford 2010-; cmmr Royal Cmmn on Historical Manuscripts 1998-2001; author of numerous articles on archives and various aspects of Br history ca 1800 to present; organiser of special expos incl: London in the Thirties 1973, Young Writers of the Thirties 1976; memb: Nat Cncl on Archives (chm 1991-95), Steering Gp History at the Univs Def Gp 1987-92, Nat Curriculum History Working Gp Dept of Educn and Sci 1989-90, Heritage Educn Tst, Bd of Govrs London Guildhall Univ 1995-2001, Academic Cncl Fathom.com 2000-01, Sir Winston Churchill Archive Tst 1995-2001 (chm 2010-), Steering Gp Digital Library Fedn 2001-, Assoc of Res Libraries 2001- (chair Ctee on Access and Collections 2003-05, chair Special Collections Working Gp 2007-), Center for Research Libraries Bd 2003- (vice-chair 2005-07, chair 2007-09), Advsy Cncl Yale Center for British Art 2002-, Section on Rare Books and Manuscripts Int Fedn of Library Assocs (chair 1999-2003), Main Panel D HEFCE Research Excellence Framework 2011-; chm Lewis Walpole Library Tstees 2001-; hon fell: Inst of Historical Res 2001, Royal Holloway Univ of London 2002; FRHistS 1987 (memb Cncl 1991-95, vice-pres 1995-99)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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