John Sagar DANIEL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1942-05-31
Education Christ's Hosp, St Edmund Hall Oxford (open scholar, MA), Univ of Paris (NATO scholar, Joliot-Curie scholar, DSc), Thorneloe Coll (ATh), Concordia Univ (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, boating, reading
Clubs Royal Overseas League, Royal Cwlth Soc
Style Sir John Daniel
Career assoc prof Dept of Metallurgical Engrg Univ of Montreal 1971-73 (asst prof 1969-71), dir of studies Télé-Université Univ of Quebec 1974-77 (co-ordinator 1973-74), vice-pres Learning Servs Athabasca Univ Alberta 1978-80, vice-rector academic affrs Concordia Univ Montreal 1980-84, pres Laurentian Univ Ontario 1984-90, vice-chllr The Open Univ 1990-2001, pres The US Open Univ 1998-2001; asst dir-gen for educn UNESCO 2001-04, pres Commonwealth of Learning Vancouver 2004-12, chair Int Bd United World Colleges 2013-, educn master Beijing DeTao Masters Acad China 2011-; pres: Canadian Soc for the Study of HE 1982-83 (vice-pres and prog chm 1981-82), Int Cncl for Distance Educn 1982-85 (prog chm 12th World Conf Vancouver 1978-82), Canadian Assoc for Distance Educn 1988-89; memb Editorial Bd: Distance Education 1980-90, Canadian Jl of Higher Education 1980-90, Jl of Distance Education 1988-90, Br Jl of Educational Technology 1988-90; numerous opening and keynote addresses at int conferences; vice-pres Organizing Ctee World Jr Athletics Championships Sudbury 1986-88, dir Milton Keynes and N Bucks Trg and Enterprise Cncl 1990-95; tstee Carnegie Fndn for the Advancement of Teaching 1993-2001; memb Cncl: Fndn International Baccalaureate 1992-99, Univ of Buckingham 1994-2001, Coll of St Mark and St John 1994-96, Central Sch of Speech and Drama 1994-96, Univ for Indust 1998-2001; memb: Nat Defence Coll Canada 1989-90, HE Quality Cncl 1992-94, Advsy Cncl Royal Naval Engrg Coll 1993-96, Defence Trg Review 2000-01, Conseil d'Administration Centre National d'Education à Distance 1994-97, Br North American Ctee 1995-2001 and 2006-10, Canadian Cncl on Learning 2005-, Steering Ctee Global Initiative for Quality Assurance Capacity 2008-; assoc cmmr Nat Cmmn on Educn 1992-93; reader C of E: Dio of St Albans 1991-2001, Dio in Europe 2003-05; hon chm Royal Overseas League Vancouver Branch; hon life memb: Canadian Assoc for Distance Educn 1990, Int Cncl for Distance Educn 1988; Distinguished Young Memb Award American Soc for Metals 1973, Frank Oppenheimer Award American Soc for Engrg Educn Annual Conf NY 1974, Cwlth of Learning Award of Excellence 1995, Morris D Keeton Award Cncl for Adult and Experiential Learning USA 1999, Symons Medal Assoc of Cwlth Univs 2008, Frank H Klassen Award Int Cncl on Educn for Teaching 2009; hon fell St Edmund Hall Oxford 1990, hon conslt prof TV Univ Shanghai 1998, hon fell Open Univ 2002; Hon DLitt: Deakin Univ Aust 1985, Univ of Lincolnshire and Humberside 1996, Athabasca Univ Alberta 1998, Sukhothai Thammathirat Open Univ Thailand 1999, Indira Gandhi Nat Open Univ India 2003, W Bengal Netaji Subhas Open Univ 2005, Thompson Rivers Univ BC 2005, Kota Open Univ India 2007, McGill Univ Canada 2007, Univ of Montreal Canada 2008, Univ of S Africa 2010, Empire State Coll SUNY 2011; Hon DSc: Royal Mil Coll St Jean Canada 1988, Open Univ of Sri Lanka 1994, Univ of Paris VI 2001, Univ of Educn Winneba Ghana 2006; Hon DEd: CNAA 1992, Open Univ Malaysia 2009; Hon LLD: Univ of Waterloo Canada 1993, Univ of Wales 2002, Laurentian Univ Canada 2006, Univ Canada West 2008, Univ of Ghana 2013; Hon DUniv: Universidade Aberta Portugal 1996, Anadolu Univ Turkey 1998, Univ du Québec Télé-université 1999, Univ of Derby 2000, New Bulgarian Univ 2000, Open Univ of Hong Kong 2001, Univ of Stirling 2003; Hon DHumLett: Thomas Edison State Coll New Jersey 1997, Richmond American International Univ London 1997; Hon DPhil Univ of S Africa 2010; Hon FCP 1997; Officier de l'Ordre des Palmes Académique (France) 1992 (Chevalier 1986), Queen's Jubilee Medal Canada 2003
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER