John Westerdale BOWKER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-07-30
Education St John's Sch Leatherhead, Worcester Coll Oxford (MA), Ripon Hall Oxford
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, books, gardening, cooking, painting, poetry
Clubs N/A
Style Prof John Bowker
Career Nat Serv RWAFF N Nigeria 1953-55; Henry Stephenson research fell Univ of Sheffield and deacon and curate of St Augustine's Brocco Bank 1961-62, fell, dir of studies and dean of chapel CCC Cambridge 1962-74, lectr Faculty of Theology Univ of Cambridge 1965-74, Wilde lectr Univ of Oxford 1972-75, prof of religious studies Lancaster Univ 1974-85, fell, dir of studies and dean of chapel Trinity Coll Cambridge 1984-94, hon canon of Canterbury 1985-; Gresham prof Gresham Coll 1992-97 (fell 1998-), fell Acad of Moral Science Beijing 1998; Staley lectr Rollins Coll Florida 1978-79, public lectr Univ of Cardiff 1984, Riddell lectr Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne and Boutwood lectr Univ of Cambridge 1985, Philippa Harris lectr Ontario Cancer Inst 1986, adjunct prof N Carolina State Univ and Univ of Pennsylvania 1986, CIBA Fndn lectr in religion and embryo research 1986, Boardman lectr Univ of Pennsylvania and Bicentenary lectr Georgetown Univ 1988, Scott Holland lectr Univ of London and Montefiore lectr Univ of Southampton 1989, Hensley Henson lectr Univ of Oxford 2003; memb: Durham Cmmn on Religious Educn 1967-70, Root Cmmn on Marriage and Divorce 1967-71, Archbishops' Cmmn on Doctrine 1977-86; conslt Marriage Research Inst 1981; vice-pres Culture and Animals Fndn 1986, pres Christian Action AIDS 1986; hon pres Stauros (Euro/American inst concerned with med ethics) 1980; European ed Zygon (jl of religion and sci) 1980; contrib numerous and varied documentary progs for BBC and ITV incl: The Nature of Religious Experience, AIDS - the Issues and the Actions, Evil (series awarded Sandford St Martin prize), Places of Poetry and Praise (BBC series), An Alphabet of Faith, The Poetry of Presence
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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