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Chris John Henry King, British science educator. Fellow: Geological Society London; member: Association Science Education, Earth Science Teachers' Association (chairman 1990-1992).

Background

King, Chris John Henry was born on December 19, 1949 in Bournmouth, England. Son of John Fredrick and Elizabeth Masie King.

Education

Bachelor of Science Honours Geology, Bristol University, Bristol, England, 1971. Master of Science Sedimentology with distinction, Reading University, Reading, England, 1977. Postgraduate certified in education, Keele University, 1978.

Career

Geologist De Beers Consolidated Mines, Kimberley, South Africa, 1971—1974. Senior geologist Stockdale Prospecting, Melbourne, Australia, 1974—1976. Head geology Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, England, 1978—1996.

Lecturer science education earth science Keele University, England, since 1996. Chairman Joint Earth Science Education Committee, England, 1993—1996, International Geosci. Education Organization, since 2000, joint chairman development committee, 1997—2000.

Works

Membership

Fellow: Geological Society London. Member: Association Science Education, Earth Science Teachers' Association (chairman 1990-1992).

Connections

Married Phoebe Joyce Jones. Children: William, Thomas, David, Peter.

father:
John Fredrick

mother:
Elizabeth Masie King

spouse:
Phoebe Joyce Jones

children:
Peter King

David King

William King

Thomas King