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Mark Richard David Seaward

Mark Richard David Seaward, British environmental biologist. Recipient Nummo Aureo University Wroclaw, Poland, 1985. Fellow Institute Biology, Linnean Society London (vice president since 1997); member Leeds Philosophical and Literature Society (vice president, council member), British Lichen Society (honorary), Polish Botanical Society (honorary), Japanese Society Lichenology (honorary).

Background

  • Seaward, Mark Richard David was born on August 10, 1938 in Lincoln, England.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Botany/Zoology, Birmingham University, England, 1959. DipEd in Education, Birmingham University, 1960. Master of Science in Botany, Nottingham University, 1965.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Ecology, Bradford University, 1972. Doctor of Science in Ecology, Bradford University, 1982.

    Career

    • Head biology department Brigg Grammar School, England, 1960-1965. Lecturer Loughborough Training College, England, 1965-1967. Senior lecturer Trinity & All Saints Colleges, Leeds, England, 1967-1973.

      From senior lecturer to professor University Bradford, England, since 1973. Honorary visiting professor University Hong Kong, since 1993.

    Works

    • Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
    • Do lobsters feel pain? Did Franz Kafka have a funny bone? What is John Updike's deal, anyway? And what happens when adult video starlets meet their fans in person? David Foster Wallace answers these questions and more in essays that are also enthralling narrative adventures.
    • Ladybirds (Naturalists' Handbooks)
    • This revised and updated edition of Ladybirds provides a succinct but comprehensive and accessible overview of the biology of ladybirds and their parasites, focusing on ecology in an evolutionary context.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute Biology, Linnean Society London (vice president since 1997). Member Leeds Philosophical and Literature Society (vice president, council member), British Lichen Society (honorary), Polish Botanical Society (honorary), Japanese Society Lichenology (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    Book collecting, music, stamp collecting/philately.

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    Born August 10, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1959
      Birmingham University
    • 1960
      Birmingham University
    • 1965
      Nottingham University
    • 1972
      Bradford University
    • 1982
      Bradford University
    • 1960 - 1965
      Head, biology department Brigg Grammar School
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1965 - 1967
      lecturer, Loughborough Training College
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1967 - 1973
      senior, lecturer Trinity & All Saints Colleges
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1973
      from senior, lecturer to professor University Bradford
      England, Arkansas, United States
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