Nicholas John SIMS-WILLIAMS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1949-04-11
Education Borden GS Sittingbourne, Trinity Hall Cambridge (MA, PhD)
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Recreations composing music, playing French horn
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Style Prof Nicholas Sims-Williams, FBA, MAE
Career research fell Gonville & Caius Coll Cambridge 1975-76; Univ of London: lectr in Iranian languages SOAS 1976-89, reader in Iranian studies 1989-94, prof of Iranian and Central Asian studies 1994-2004, research prof of Iranian and Central Asian studies 2004-07 and 2012-, professorial researcher 2008-12; research reader British Acad 1992-94, Leverhulme maj research fellowship 2002-04; visiting prof: Collège de France 1998-99, Macquarie Univ Sydney 1998-2000, Univ La Sapienza Rome 2001; adjunct prof Macquarie Univ Sydney 2004-06; assoc ed Encyclopaedia Iranica NY 2002-; chair Corpus Inscriptionum Iranicarum 2002- (sec 1985-2002), pres Philological Soc 2003-07 (sec 1998-2001), chair Section H4 (Linguistics and Philology) Br Acad 2004-07, vice-pres Int Union of Academies Brussels 2010-13 (memb Bd 2006-09); Prix Ghirshman Institut de France 1988; Hirayama prize Inst of Silk Road Studies 1996, World Prize for the Book of the Year of the Islamic Repub of Iran 2009; corresponding fell Aust Acad of Scis 1989, associé étranger Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres Institut de France 2002 (correspondant étranger 2000), hon memb American Oriental Soc 2011; FBA 1988, MAE 2012
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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