(George) Peter SCOTT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-08-01
Education Merton Coll Oxford (BA), Univ of Calif Berkeley Graduate Sch of Public Policy (visiting scholar, Harkness fell)
Books & Publications Strategies for Postsecondary Education (1976), The Crisis of the University (1984), Knowledge and Nation (1990), The New Production of Knowledge: the dynamics of science and research in contemporary societies (jtly, 1994), The Meanings of Mass Higher Education (1995), Governing Universities: Changing the Culture? (jtly, 1996); also author of numerous book chapters and articles in learned jls
Recreations N/A
Clubs
Style Prof Sir Peter Scott
Career reporter then news ed TES 1967-69, reporter The Times 1969-71, dep ed The Times Higher Educational Supplement 1971-73, leader writer The Times 1974-76, ed The Times Higher Educational Supplement 1976-92; Univ of Leeds: prof of educn 1992-97, dir Centre for Policy Studies in Educn 1992-97, pro-vice-chllr (external affrs) 1996-97; vice-chllr Kingston Univ 1997-; chm: governing body S Thames Coll 1985-92, Exec Ctee UKCOSA 1992-98; memb: Continuing Educn Working Pty 1985-86, Nat Advsy Body for Public Sector Higher Educn 1985-86, Further Educn Unit 1993, Further Educn Staff College Review Gp, Further Educn Funding Cncl 1993, Lord Chllr's Advsy Ctee on Legal Educn and Conduct 1994-99 (vice-chm 1996), Bd of Mgmnt FE Devpt Assoc 1994-, HEFCE Working Pty on Higher Educn in Further Educn 1995 Advsy Ctee on Academic Standards Bolton Inst of Higher Educn 1996-, Nat Advsy Gp on Continuing Educn and Lifelong Learning (Fryer Ctee) 1997-, Bd of Directors Educn Counselling Service Br Cncl 1999-, Bd of Directors HESA 2000-, HEFCE Review Panel Inst of Educn Univ of London 2000, Bd HEFCE 2000-06, Cncl Euro Univ Assoc (EUA) 2002- (inagural pres 2008-10); Hon LLD Univ of Bath, Hon DLitt CNAA, Hon DLitt Grand Valley State Univ, Hon DPhil Anglia Poly Univ; hon fell UMIST, hon fell Bath Coll of HE; memb Academia Europaea; AcSS 2000, fell Soc for Research into HE, FRSA
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