David William RHIND

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-11-29
Education Berwick GS, Univ of Bristol (BSc), Univ of Edinburgh (PhD), Univ of London (DSc)
Books & Publications
Recreations rough gardening
Clubs N/A
Style Prof David Rhind, CBE, FRS, FBA
Career res offr Univ of Edinburgh 1968-69, res fell RCA 1969-73, reader (former lectr) Univ of Durham 1973-81, prof of geography Birkbeck Coll London 1982-91, DG and chief exec Ordnance Survey 1992-98; vice-chllr City Univ 1998-2007; visiting fell: Int Trg Centre Netherlands 1975, ANU 1979; author of over 100 tech papers; chm: Cmmn on the Social Sciences of the Acad of Learned Socs for the Social Sciences 2000-03, London HE Consortium 2000-03, HE Staff Devpt Agency 2002-04, Statistics Cmmn 2003-08 (memb 2000-03), Islington Improvement Bd 2003-04, Business and Industry Strategy Gp Univs UK 2005-07, Mgmnt Bd London Science Hub 2006-08, Govt Advsy Panel on Public Sector Info 2008-, Royal Soc Working Gp on role of STEM in innovation in the services sector 2008-09, Portsmouth Hosps NHS Tst 2009-12; ind chm Socio-Economic Ctee Nuclear Decommissioning Authy 2007-09; memb Cncl ESRC 1996-2000; non-exec dir Bank of England 2006-09 (chm Pension Tstee 2009-12); advsr House of Lords Select Ctee Sci of Technol 1984-85, memb Govt Ctee of Enquiry on Handling of Geographic Info 1985-87; hon sec RGS 1988-91, vice-pres Int Cartographic Assoc 1984-91, memb RSA Cmmn on Risk 2007-09, memb UK Statistical Authy Bd 2008- (dep chm 2012-), pres Br Exploring Soc 2010-; tstee Nuffield Fndn 2008- (chm 2010-); govr: Bournemouth Univ 1995-98, Ashridge Mgmnt Coll 1999-2004; winner UK Assoc for Geographic Information Decadel Award 1997; Hon DSc: Univ of Bristol 1993, Loughborough Univ 1996, Univ of Southampton 1998, Kingston Univ 1999, Univ of Durham 2001, London Metropolitan Univ 2003, Royal Holloway Univ of London 2004, St Petersburg State Poly Univ 2007, Univ of Edinburgh 2009, City Univ London 2011; hon fell: Birkbeck Coll London 2000, Queen Mary Univ of London 2007; FRGS 1970 (Patron's Medal 1997), FRICS 1991, CIMgt 1998, FRS 2002, FBA 2002, FRSS 2003
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Food and drink etiquette

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