Martin Best HARRIS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1944-06-28
Education Devonport HS for Boys Plymouth, Queens' Coll Cambridge (MA), Univ of London (PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, gardening, wine
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Sir Martin Harris, CBE, DL
Career lectr in French linguistics Univ of Leicester 1967-72; Univ of Salford: sr lectr in French linguistics 1972-76, prof of Romance linguistics 1976-87, dean social science and arts 1978-81, pro-vice-chllr 1981-87; vice-chllr: Univ of Essex 1987-92, Univ of Manchester 1992-2004; dir Office of Fair Access Dept for Business, Innovation and Skills 2004-12; pres Clare Hall Cambridge 2008-13; memb UGC 1984-87 (chm NI sub ctee 1985-89); chm: UFC NI Ctee 1989-91, Nat Curriculum Working Party on Modern Languages 1989-90, Govrs Centre for Information on Language Teaching 1990-96, Africa Ctee CICHE 1991-93, HEFCE Review of Postgraduate Educn 1995-96 (memb Libraries Review Ctee 1992-93), Clinical Standards Advsy Gp 1996-99, DfEE Review of Univ Careers Services 2000; memb Cmmn for Health Improvement 1999-2002; dir Investment NW Trust Ltd 1998-2001, dep chair NW Devpt Agency Bd 2002-08 (memb 2001-09), chair Manchester: Knowledge Capital 2003-08; chm: CVCP 1997-99 (vice-chm 1995-97), NW Univs Assoc 1999-2001, USS (Universities Superannuation Scheme) Ltd 2006- (dir 1991-, dep chair 2004-06); govr: Parrs Wood HS 1982-87, Anglia Poly 1989-92, SOAS 1990-93, Colchester Sixth Form Coll 1987-92, European Univ Inst 1992-97, Univ of Plymouth 2004-10; memb: Cncl Philological Soc 1985-92, Academia Europaea 1991-; hon fell: Queens' Coll Cambridge 1992, Bolton Inst 1996, Univ of Central Lancashire 1999; Hon LLD Queen's Univ Belfast 1992; Hon DUniv: Essex 1993, Keele 2007; Hon DLitt: Univ of Salford 1995, Manchester Met Univ 2000, Univ of Leicester 2003, Univ of Lincoln 2003, Univ of Ulster 2004, Univ of Manchester 2004, UMIST 2004, Univ of Exeter 2008, Univ of Plymouth 2009, Univ of London 2013; Hon FRCP 2005, Hon FRSE 2005
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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