David Vernon Donnison
David Vernon Donnison, Burmese political science educator.
Donnison, David Vernon was born on January 19, 1926 in Yenangyaung, Burma. Son of Vernon and Ruth (Singer) D. Bachelor of Arts, Oxford University, 1950.
Doctorate (honorary), University Hull, University Southampton, Bradford University, University Leeds.
Lecturer, University Manchester, England, 1950-1953, University Toronto, Canada, 1953-1955. Reader London School Economics and Political Science, 1956-1961, professor, 1961-1969. Professor University Glasgow, Scotland, since 1980.
Author: The Neglected Child and the Social Services, 1954. The Government of Housing, 1965. The Politics of Poverty, 1982, others.
Chairman, Supplementary Benefits Commission, London, 1975-1980.