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Kingsley Ronald Bolton

Kingsley Ronald Bolton, British language educator, writer. Member of International Association for World Englishes (president 2003-2004), China Club.

Background

  • Bolton, Kingsley Ronald was born on February 27, 1947 in Farnborough, England. Son of Enid Vilna Elias and Douglas Ronald Bolton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of Kent, England, 1969. Master of Science, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, University Reading, England, 2000.

    Career

    • Lecturer University of Lulea, Sweden, 1973—1978. Associate professor linguistics University of Hong Kong, 1980—2003. Professor of English University of Stockholm, since 2003.

      Advisor language testing Hong Kong Examinations Authority, 1981—2003. Advisor language education Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government, 2001—2003.

    Membership

    Member of International Association for World Englishes (president 2003-2004), China Club.

    Connections

    • 1 child Johan Martin Eriksson.
    • father: Enid Vilna Elias
    • mother: Douglas Ronald Bolton
    • child: Johan Martin Eriksson Bolton
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    Born February 27, 1947
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      University of Kent
    • 1979
      University of Edinburgh
    • 1973 - 1978
      Lecturer, University of Lulea
      Sweden
    • 1980 - 2003
      associate, professor linguistics University of Hong Kong
    • 2003
      professor, of English University of Stockholm