(Richard) Merfyn JONES

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1948-01-16
Education Ysgol Gynradd Llanfrothen, Ysgol Ardudwy, Univ of Sussex (BA), Univ of Warwick (MA, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations mountaineering, cooking
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof Merfyn Jones, CBE
Career sr researcher Univ of Wales Swansea 1971-74; Univ of Liverpool: lectr 1975-80, memb Senate 1981-89, dir Dept of Continuing Educn 1982-85 (sr lectr 1980), actg dean Faculty of Educn 1985 and 1988-89, dir Centre for Community and Educnl Policy Studies 1986-89, memb Cncl 1988-89, fell Dept of Economic and Social History 1989-92, memb Ct 2002-; Univ of Wales Bangor: head Sch of History and Welsh History 1993-96, memb Senate and Cncl 1994-, prof of Welsh history 1995, dean Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences 1996-98, memb Bd of Celtic Studies 1998-, pro-vice-chllr 1998-2003, vice-chllr 2004-10 (actg vice-chllr 2003); visiting lectr: Univ of Paris VIII 1987-89, Univ of Tubingen 1997 (memb Advsy Bd Welsh Studies Centre 1996-), Univ of Chemnitz Germany 1998; external examiner for numerous educnl insts; BBC: nat govr for Wales 2003-07, memb Bd of Govrs 2003-; memb: Advsy Bd N American Assoc for the Study of Welsh Culture and History 1995-, Mgmnt Bd Univ of Wales Press 2001-03, Hon Degree Ctee Univ of Wales 2003-; chair Broadcasting Cncl for Wales 2003-07, memb Broadcasting Standards Cmmn 2002-03, chair HE Wales, vice-pres Univs UK 2006-08 (memb Bd 2006-09), chair Review of HE in Wales 2008-09, chair Health Bd Betsi Cadwaladr Univ 2011-, chair N Wales Inst of Welsh Affrs; tstee: Sr Clough Williams-Ellis Fndn, Royal Welsh Yacht Club; BAFTA Cymru Award 2000; memb: Bd of Dirs Ymddiriedolaeth Hybu Gwyddoniaeth (Sci Promotion Tst) 2002-06, Gorsedd of Bards Nat Eistedfodd of Wales 2004; FRHistS 1995
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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