David MELVILLE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1944-04-04
Education Clitheroe Royal GS, Univ of Sheffield (BSc, PhD), Columbia Univ NYC (NASA scholarship, Dip Space Physics)
Publications N/A
Recreations sailing, golf, plumbing
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Sir David Melville, CBE
Career Univ of Southampton: ICI research fell 1968, lectr in physics 1968-78, sr lectr in physics 1978-84; Lancashire Poly: prof and head Sch of Physics and Astronomy 1985-86, asst dir 1986-89, vice-rector 1989-91, hon prof Univ of Central Lancs 1991-; dir Middlesex Poly 1991-92, vice-chllr Middlesex Univ 1992-96 (hon prof 1996-); chief exec Further Educn Funding Cncl 1996-2001; vice-chllr Univ of Kent 2001-07 (emeritus prof 2007-); visiting researcher: CNR Italy 1974 and 1976, ICI plc 1975; visiting prof: Univ of Parma Italy 1974-79, Oporto Univ Portugal 1984, Univ of Warwick 1997-2002; chm: HE Statistics Agency 2003-07 (memb Bd 2002-), Univ Vocational Awards Cncl 2003-08, HE South East 2003-06, Health and Safety Ctee Univs and Colleges Employers Assoc 2003-07, HE Race Consultation Project 2003-04, Lifelong Learning Sector Skills Cncl 2006-10 (memb Bd 2004-), Ctee of Inquiry into the Changing Learner Experience 2008-09, Kent Surrey and Sussex NHS Postgrad Deanery Bd 2011-13, Health Educn Kent Surrey and Sussex 2013-; memb: Cncl for Industry and HE 1993-2007, Cncl Inst of Employment Studies 1998-2001, Educn and Libraries Task Gp DfEE/DCMS 1999-2000, Bd HE Prospects 2002-07, Bd The Place 2002-08, Tomlinson Review of 14-19 Curriculum and Qualifications 2003-04, Fndn Degrees Task Force 2003-04, Qualifications and Skills Advsy Ctee QCA 2004-09, Foster Review of FE Colls 2005-06, Bd Edexcel 2005-11, Bd IFS Sch of Finance (formerly Inst of Financial Servs) 2005-11, DfES External Advsy Gp on 14-19 Diplomas 2005-07, HE Engagement Project Bd 2006-08, Bd K Coll (formerly W Kent Coll) 2008-13, Bd Network for Black Professionals 2010-, Bd Pearson Educn Ltd 2011- (chm 2012-); bd memb British Non-Ferrous Metals Ltd 1987-92; chm Kent and Medway Learning and Skills Cncl 2006-07; vice-chm: CVCP 1995-96, Kent Public Serv Bd 2004-07, Kent Strategic Partnership 2003-07; memb: Kent Ambassadors 2002-08, Kent Partnership Bd 2003-07, Bd Medway Renaissance Partnership 2005-07, Thames Gateway Strategic Partnership 2007-10 (memb Exec Ctee 2008-10), Advsy Bd Black Leadership Initiative 2007-10, Thames Gateway Skills Envoy 2008-11, Bd London Southbank Univ 2009-13, Bd Manchester Met Univ 2011-; vice-chm of tstees Marlowe and Folkestone Acads 2005-09, tstee Learning from Experience Tst 1999-2009; patron: 157 Gp of FE Colls 2006-, Comprehensive Future 2007-, Thames Gateway Young Chamber 2009-, Faversham Festival 2011, Kent Law Campaign 2012-, Faversham Creek Tst 2012-; vice-patron Disabled Sailors Assoc 2010-; Hon DSc Univ of Sheffield 1997, Hon DUniv Middlesex 1997, Hon DUniv Derby 2000, Hon DSc Univ of Southampton 2001, Hon DCL Univ of Kent 2008; FInstP 1978
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