Nicholas Dampier DEAKIN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1936-06-05
Education Westminster, Milton Acad USA, ChCh Oxford (MA), Univ of Sussex (DPhil)
Books & Publications Publications incl: Colour and Citizenship (co-author, 1969), Colour and the British Electorate (ed, 1965), Policy Change in Government (ed, 1986), The Politics of Welfare (1987, 2 edn 1994), The Enterprise Culture and the Inner Cities (co-author, 1993), Contracting for Change (co-author, 1997), The Treasury and Social Policy (with Richard Parry, 2000), In Search of Civil Society (2001); contrib: The Yearbook of Social Policy in Britain (eds Catherine Jones and June Stevenson, 1984), Party Ideology in Britain (eds L J Tivey and A W Wright, 1989), Consuming Public Services (with A W Wright, 1990), The Costs of Welfare (jt ed and contrib, 1993), Transforming British Governments (ed with R A W Rhodes, 2000), The Student's Companion to Social Policy (eds A Erskine, P Alcock, M May, 2001, 2 edn 2004), Welfare and the State (jt ed, 2003), A Companion to Contemporary Britain (eds P Addison and H Jones, 2005, 2 edn 2007), Angleterre ou Albion, entre Fascination et Répulsion (ed G Millat, 2006), Beveridge and Voluntary Action in Britain and the Wider British World (ed and contrib, 2011)
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Nicholas Deakin, CBE
Career civil servant (admin class) 1959-63: asst princ Home Office, private sec to Minister of State 1962-63; asst dir Nuffield Survey of Race Rels 1963-68, res fell Centre for Multi-Racial Studies Univ of Sussex 1969-71, lectr Sch of African and Asian Studies Univ of Sussex 1971-72, head Social Studies then Central Policy Unit GLC 1972-80; Univ of Birmingham: prof of social policy and admin 1980-98, head Dept Social Admin 1980-91, dean Faculty of Commerce and Social Science 1986-89 (dep dean 1984-86), hon prof 1998-2001, emeritus prof 2001-, fndn fell 2006; public orator 1992-95; visiting fell Adlai Stevenson Inst of Int Affrs Univ of Chicago 1972, visitor Centre for Environmental Studies 1971-72 (then memb Res Advsy Ctee), visiting prof Local Government Centre Univ of Warwick 1997-2000, visiting prof Dept of Social Policy and Administration, Centre for Civil Soc LSE 1999-2005; held European Union Chair of Social Policy Eötvös Lorant Univ Budapest 1998; memb Social Affrs Ctee Econ and Social Res Cncl 1982-86 (vice-chm 1984-86), scientific advsr Personal Servs DHSS 1986-91; chm: Birmingham Standing Conf for the Single Homeless 1983-86, Cncl for Voluntary Service Nat Assoc 1982-85, Nat Cncl for Vol Orgns Cmmn on Future of Vol Sector in England 1995-96 (report published as Meeting the Challenge of Change 1996), Birmingham City Pride 1999-2001, ESRC Centre for Charitable Giving and Philantropy 2007-09; memb Exec Ctee Nat Cncl for Voluntary Orgns 1982-85 and 1988-91; govr: Royal Inst of Public Admin 1981-88, Family Policy Studies Centre 1984-2001; memb Ctee W Midlands Low Pay Unit 1983-84; regular lectr for Civil Serv; external examiner: UCL, Univ of Glasgow, Brunel Univ, Southampton Univ, Univ of Edinburgh, Univ of Exeter, Univ of Bath, LSE, Univ of Nottingham, Loughborough Univ; author of numerous articles in various learned publications
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER