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Christopher John Rawlins, British publishing executive, director.


Rawlins, Christopher John was born on August 20, 1945 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. Son of Jack and Evelyn Daphne (Douglas-Hamilton) Rawlins.


Bachelor of Science (with honors), London University, 1968.


Editorial assistant, Society of Chemical Industry, London, 1968-1971;assistant editor, Academy Press Ltd., London, 1971;assistant editor, IPC Science and Technology Press, Guildford, England, 1971-1975;managing editor, IPC Science and Technology Press, Guildford, England, 1976-1979;public, IPC Science and Technology Press, Guildford, England, 1979-1980;public director, IPC Science and Technology Press, Guildford, England, 1980-1982;public director, Butterworth Scientific Ltd., Guildford, 1982-1986;vice president, public dir, Butterworth Publications, Stoneham, Massachusetts, 1987-1992;public, Kluwer Academy Public, London, 1992-1993;vice president, journals public, Appleton & Lange, Norwalk, Connecticut, since 1993.


Chairman North Farnham Liberal Association, Hale, England, 1973-1975, 79-81, chairman board of governors Hale and Folly Hill First Schools, England, 1983-1985. Member of Royal Society Chemistry, Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, Publications Association (vice chairman serials publications executive 1985-1986), Association of America Publications (journal committee 1987-1992, Science, Technology and Medical Publications Group serials committee 1988-1992, 1997—2005, Best New Journal Science, Technology, Medicine award 1991, 2002), International Society Cancer Gene Therapy (member executive council since 1999, vice president membership affairs since 2001).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, gardening, music, current affairs, photography.


Married Mary Joan Goodchild, May 31, 1969. Children: Sarah Elizabeth, Jeremy Mark, Penelope Jane.

Jack Rawlins

Evelyn Daphne (Douglas-Hamilton) Rawlins

Mary Joan Goodchild

Sarah Elizabeth Rawlins

Jeremy Mark Rawlins

Penelope Jane Rawlins