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French educator

James Gerard Shields, French educator. Various student awards Glasgow University, 1975-1976, Faculty Arts award Glasgow University 1979-1982, Major Studentship award Scottish Education Department, 1979-1982, Carnegie Trust Research award, 1982-1983. Member Association Principals Wardens, Association Study Modern Contemporary France, Stendhal Club.

Background

Shields, James Gerard was born on February 23, 1957 in Baillieston, Strathclyde, Scotland. Son of John and Lena (Boyle) Shields.

Education

Master of Arts in French and Hispanic studies with honors, Glasgow University, Scotland, 1979.

Career

Postgraduate researcher Glasgow University, 1979-1983. Lecturer University Caen, Normandy, France, 1983-1984. Lecturer French Aston University, Birmingham, England, since 1984.

Senior residence tutor Aston University Village, Handsworth, 1984-1990. Lecturer French Warwick University, Coventry, England, since 1990. Tutor Glasgow University, 1979-1980.

Teacher Reid Kerr College, Paisley, Scotland, 1980-1981. Interpreter Center School Languages, Glasgow, 1979-1982, Strathclyde (Scotland) Regional Council, 1980-1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Association Principals Wardens, Association Study Modern Contemporary France, Stendhal Club.

Connections

father:
John Shields

mother:
Lena (Boyle) Shields