Brian Andrew LANG

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-12-02
Education Royal High Sch Edinburgh, Univ of Edinburgh (MA, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations music, museums and galleries, pottering
Clubs New (Edinburgh)
Style Dr Brian Lang
Career social anthropological field res Kenya 1969-70, lectr in social anthropology Aarhus Univ Denmark 1971-75, scientific staff SSRC 1976-79, sec Historic Bldgs Cncl for Scotland (Scottish Office) 1979-80, sec Nat Heritage Meml Fund 1980-87, dir of public affairs National Trust 1987-91, chief exec and dep chm The British Library 1991-2000; chm Euro Nat Libraries Forum 1993-2000, chair Heritage Image Partnership 2000-02, memb Cncl National Trust Scotland 2001-04, tstee Hopetoun House Preservation Trust 2001-05, chm Newbattle Abbey Coll Tst 2004-08; princ and vice-chllr Univ of St Andrews 2001-08; bd memb Scottish Enterprise Fife 2003-08, memb Scottish Exec Cultural Cmmn 2004-05; Pforzheimer lectr Univ of Texas 1998, visiting prof Napier Univ Edinburgh 1999-, visiting scholar Getty Inst LA 2000; memb: Library and Information Services Cncl (England) 1991-94, Library and Information Cmmn 1995-2000, Cncl St Leonards Sch St Andrews 2001-08; tstee: 21st Century Learning Initiative 1995-99, Nat Heritage Meml Fund 2004-11; chair Ctee for Scotland Heritage Lottery Fund 2005-11, chm Royal Scottish Nat Orchestra 2008-; pres Inst of Info Scientists 1993-94 (hon fell 1994); Dr (hc) Univ of Edinburgh 2008, Hon LLD Univ of St Andrews 2008; Hon FLA 1997, FRSE 2006
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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