Jeffrey Lionel JOWELL

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1938-11-04
Education Univ of Cape Town (BA, LLB), Hertford Coll Oxford (MA, pres Oxford Union 1963), Harvard Law Sch (LLM, SJD)
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Recreations tennis, Exmoor and London
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Style Prof Sir Jeffrey Jowell, KCMG, QC
Career called to the Bar Middle Temple 1965 (hon bencher 1999, bencher 2013); res asst Harvard Law Sch 1966-68, fell Jt Centre Urban Studies Harvard and MIT 1967-68, assoc prof of law and admin studies York Univ Toronto 1968-71; LSE: Leverhulme fell in urban legal studies 1972-74, lectr in law 1974-75; UCL: prof of public law 1975-2006, dean Faculty of Law 1979-89 and 1998-2002 (head of dept 1982-89 and 1998-2002), vice-provost and head Grad Sch 1992-99, prof of law 2006-10, emeritus prof 2010-; dir Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law 2010-; Venice Cmmn (European Cmmn for Democracy Through Law): UK memb 2000-11, memb Governing Bd 2001-11, vice-pres 2003-06, chair Sub Cmmn on Democratic Instns 2009-11; memb Royal Cmmn on Environmental Pollution 2003-10, non-exec dir Office of Rail Regulation 2004-07, chair Br Waterways Ombudsman Ctee 2005-13; Lionel Cohen lectr in Hebrew Univ of Jerusalem 1986, JUSTICE Tom Sargant Memorial lectr 2006, Judicial Studies Bd of NI Ann lectr 2008, Eson Weinmann lectr Tulane Univ 2010, annual lectr Constitutional and Admin Bar Assoc 2010; visiting prof: Univ of Paris 1991, Univ of Aix-Marseilles 2002, Columbia Law Sch NY 2002; hon prof Univ of Cape Town 1999-2006 (Rabinowitz fell 2010); non-exec dir: UCL Press 1994-95, Camden and Islington Community Health Tst 1994-97; SSRC: chm Social Science and Law Ctee 1981-84, vice-chm Govt and Law Ctee 1982-84; memb: Nuffield Ctee Town and Country Planning 1983-86, Bd Inst of Cwlth Studies 1994-99, Cncl Justice 1997-, Bd Chancellor's Ctee to review Crown Office List 1999; chm Ctee of Heads Univ Law Schs 1984-86; Br delegate CSCE Conf Oslo 1991; chm Inst of Philanthropy 2000-04; tstee: John Foster Meml Tst 1986-, Int Centre for Public Law 1993-97, Prince of Wales's Inst of Architecture 1997-99, Prince of Wales's Fndn for Architecture and the Urban Environment 1998-99; chair Friends of the South African Constitutional Court Tst 2003-, Int Advsy Bd Freedom Under Law 2009-; memb editorial bds of various jls, convenor of numerous int workshops and confs on constitutional law and democratic principles, assisted with the drafting of various nat constitutions; hon fell UCL 1997; Hon DJur Univ of Athens 1987, Hon LLD Univ of Ritsumeikan 1988, Hon LLD Univ of Cape Town 2000, hon doctorate Univ of Paris 2 (2009); corresponding memb Acad of Athens 2009
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