Janet Valerie FINCH

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1946-02-13
Education Merchant Taylors' Sch for Girls, Bedford Coll London (BA), Univ of Bradford (PhD)
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Style Prof Dame Janet Finch, DBE, DL, AcSS
Career research asst Dept of Anthropology Univ of Cambridge 1969-70, postgraduate research student Univ of Bradford 1970-73, lectr in sociology Endsleigh Coll of Educn Hull 1974-76; Lancaster Univ: lectr in social admin 1976-84, sr lectr 1984-88, prof of social relations 1988-, head Dept of Applied Social Science 1988-91, memb Senate 1984-87 and 1989-91, memb Academic Planning Ctee 1989-, chair Equal Opportunities Ctee 1990-93, memb Staffing Ctee 1991-93, pro-vice-chllr 1992-95; vice-chllr Keele Univ 1995-2010; hon prof of sociology Univ of Manchester 2010-; Universities UK: memb Sutherland Ctee (Academic Standards Gp) 1988-92, pt/t secondment to the Academic Audit Unit 1990-91, memb Jt Working Party with the Br Acad on postgraduate studentships in the humanities 1991-92, chair Health Professions Ctee 1996-2000, chair Jt Equality Steering Gp 2001-07, memb Exec 2002-05, chair Health Ctee 2003-07; memb Bd Quality Assurance Agency for HE 1997-2004, memb Strategic Research Ctee HEFCE 2003-; Br Sociological Assoc: memb Nat Exec 1980-84, chair Exec 1983-84; ESRC: memb Research Centres Bd 1992-93, memb Cncl 1993-97, chair Research Grants Bd; memb Advsy Gps 1990-92: Nursing Research Unit KCL, Home Office project on Imprisonment and Family Ties Univ of Cambridge, Rowntree project on Young People and Housing Univ of Kent; memb: various Ctees CNAA 1982-92, Professoriate Standing Ctee Sheffield Poly (now Sheffield Hallam Univ) 1989-92, External Panel of Experts in Social Admin Univ of London 1990-93, Bd Staffs Environmental Fund Ltd 2000-04, Cncl for Science and Technology 2004-11 (ind co-chair 2007-11); chair Preston Cncl for Racial Equality 1982-86 (exec memb 1977-86), chair Bd Staffs Connexions Ltd 2002-04; tstee Nat Centre for Social Research 2002- (chair of tstees 2007-12); memb N Western RHA 1992-96; non-exec dir: Office for Nat Statistics 1999-2008, Identity and Passport Serv 2008-; chair Bd Ombudsman Services Ltd 2010-; govr: Edge Hill Coll 1990-92, Sheffield Hallam Univ 1992-95, Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form Coll 1999-2002, Manchester Met Univ 2002-11; Hon DLitt UWE 1997, Hon DSc Univ of Edinburgh 2000, Hon DSc Univ of Southampton 2001, Hon DEd Univ of Lincoln 2002, Hon DEd Queen Margaret UC Edinburgh 2003; hon fell Royal Holloway Coll London 1999, hon fell Liverpool John Moores Univ 2001; AcSS 1999
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