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educational director

Christopher John Watson, British Educational director. Management committee member Mercian Housing Association Ltd., Birmingham, since 1984. Member Housing Studies Association, International Planning History Society.

Background

Watson, Christopher John was born on June 21, 1940 in Iver, England. Son of Allan John and Dorothy C. (Perry) Watson.

Education

Bachelor in Geography with honors, U. Bristol, England, 1962.

Career

With, U. London, England., 1962-1963; with, Northumberland County Council, England, 1963-1965; with, U. Sussex, England, 1966-1968; with, Scottish Development Department, Scotland, 1968-1972; with, U. Birmingham, England, since 1972; director international affairs, U. Birmingham, England, 1984-1994; head, Center Urban and Regional Studies, U. Birmingham, England, 1988-1993; director, The Japan Center, U. Birmingham, England, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Housing in Clydeside 1970, 1971, Housing Policy & Housing System, 1975. Contributor to professional journals.

Membership

Management committee member Mercian Housing Association Ltd., Birmingham, since 1984. Member Housing Studies Association, International Planning History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, traveling.

Connections

Married Mary Vincent, July 20, 1963. Children: Clare, Angus, Peter.

father:
Allan John Watson

mother:
Dorothy C. (Perry) Watson

spouse:
Mary Vincent

children:
Clare Watson

Angus Watson

Peter Watson