John Michael FRANCIS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-05-01
Education Gowerton GS, Royal Coll of Science, Imperial Coll London (BSc, ARCS, PhD, DIC)
Publications N/A
Recreations travels in France, tennis, theatre, writing on values and ethics
Clubs N/A
Style Dr John M Francis, FRSE
Career R&D Dept CEGB 1963-70, first dir Soc Religion and Technol Project Church of Scot 1970-74, sr res fell in energy studies Heriot-Watt Univ 1974-76, asst sec Scottish Office 1981-84 (princ 1976-80), dir (Scotland) Nature Conservancy Cncl GB 1984-91 (memb Advsy Ctee 1974-76), chief exec Nature Conservancy Cncl for Scotland 1991-92, sr policy advsr The Scottish Office 1992-99; visiting fell Inst for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Univ of Edinburgh 1988, visiting fell Centre for Values and Social Policy Univ of Colorado at Boulder 1991; contribs to numerous professional and scientific jls; conslt (science, technol and social ethics) World Cncl of Churches Geneva 1971-83, rep UN Environment Conf Stockholm 1972; chm: Ctee on Society Religion and Technol Church of Scot 1980-94, Edinburgh Forum 1986-92; chair UK Nat Cmmn for UNESCO 2000-03, chair Sector Ctee Sustainable Devpt, Peace and Human Rights UK UNESCO 1999-2003, conslt and advsr UNESCO 2003-, dep chair UNESCO Scotland 2007-, memb Governing Bd UNESCO Centre for Water Law, Policy and Sci Univ of Dundee 2008-; chair/convenor UN Assoc Edinburgh 2006-07; memb Cross Pty Gp on Int Devpt Scottish Parliament 1999-; memb: Oil Devpt Cncl for Scot 1973-76, Ind Cmmn on Tport 1974, Cncl Nat Tst for Scot 1984-92, Crown Estate Cmmn Advsy Ctee on Marine Fish Farming 1989-92, Scottish Universities Policy Research and Advice (SUPRA) network 1999-2009, Church and Nat Ctee Church of Scotland 2000-05, Exec Ctee Centre for Theology and Public Issues Univ of Edinburgh 2004-10, Steering Gp Scottish Sustainable Devpt Forum 2004-, Church and Soc Cncl Church of Scotland 2005-12; memb St Giles' Cathedral Edinburgh; chm Francis Gp conslts (Europersona (trade mark)) 1991-99, professional memb World Futures Soc Washington DC 1991-2001, memb Reference Gp Millennium Project Washington DC 1992-, memb John Muir Tst, tstee RSE Scotland Fndn 2004-07; hon fell Univ of Edinburgh 2000-10; FRIC 1969, FRSGS 1990, FRSE 1991, FRZS Scot 1992
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Food and drink etiquette

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