John Derfel TURNER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1928-02-27
Education Manchester Grammar, Univ of Manchester (BA, MA, DipEd)
Books & Publications
Recreations reading, music, theatre, walking
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Style Prof John Turner
Career Educn Offr RAF 1948-50; teacher Prince Henry's GS Evesham 1951-53, sr lectr in educn Nigerian Coll of Arts Science and Technol 1956-61 (lectr in English 1953-56), lectr in educn Inst of Educn Univ of Exeter 1961-64, prof of educn and dir Sch of Educn Univ of Botswana Lesotho and Swaziland 1964-70 (pro-vice-chllr 1966-70, emeritus prof 1970); Univ of Manchester: prof of educn and dir Sch of Educn 1970-76, prof of adult and higher educn Univ of Manchester 1976-85, dir Sch of Educn, dean Faculty of Educn 1985-91, pro-vice-chllr 1991-94, emeritus prof of educn 1994; rector UC of Botswana Univ of Botswana and Swaziland 1981-82 (vice-chllr 1982-84); patron Coll of Teachers (formerly Coll of Preceptors) 2004-10 (pres 1994-2004); memb: UK Nat Cmmn UNESCO 1975-81, IUC Working Parties on E and Central Africa and on Rural Devpt 1975-81, Educn Sub-Ctee UGC 1980-81, Working Pty on Academic Devpt of Univ of Juba 1977-78; pres Cmmn on Educn, Culture and Trg in Namibia 1999-; chm: Cncl Social Studies Advsy Ctee Selly Oak Colls 1975-81, Univs' Cncl for Educn of Teachers 1979-81 and 1988-91 (vice-chm 1976-79), Bd Govrs Abbotsholme Sch 1980-98, Cncl of Validating Univs 1990-94, Pres's Cmmn on HE in Namibia 1991-92; chm Editorial Bd Int Jl of Educn and Devpt 1978-81, ed Jl of Practice in Educn for Devpt 1994-99; methodist local preacher; Hon LLD Ohio Univ 1982, Hon DLitt Univ of Botswana 1995, Hon PhD Univ of Bolton 2010; hon fell Bolton Inst of Technol 1988; Hon FCP 1985, FRSA 1999
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Food and drink etiquette

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