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educator , historian

James Colin Davis, New Zealand historian, educator. Fellow Royal History Society.

Background

Davis, James Colin was born on May 28, 1940 in Yorkshire, England. Son of Herbert and Kate Mary (Stirk) Davis.

Education

Bachelor, University Manchester, United Kingdom, 1962. Master of Arts, University Manchester, 1963.

Career

Lecturer, Waikato U., New Zealand, 1967-1970;senior lecturer, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 1971-1984;professor, Massey U., New Zealand, 1984-1990;professor of history, U. East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, since 1991;dean School of History, U. East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, 1993-1996;pro-vice chancellor, U. East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, since 1996.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal History Society.

Connections

Married Sandra Kirry Lees, September 25, 1975. 1 child, Kate Mary.

father:
Herbert Davis

mother:
Kate Mary (Stirk) Davis

spouse:
Sandra Kirry Lees

child:
Kate Mary Davis