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educator , historian

John Clyde Binfield, British historian, educator.

Background

Binfield, John Clyde was born on December 5, 1940 in Fulmer Chase, Buckingham, England. Son of Edward John and Margaret Florence (Goodfellow) Binfield.

Education

Bachelor, Emmanuel College, Cambridge, England, 1961. Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, Emmanuel College, Cambridge, England, 1965.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Sheffield, England, 1964-1967, lecturer England, 1967-1974, senior lecturer England, 1974-1984, reader England, 1984-1988, department head England, 1988-1991, associate professor, since 1999. President Northern College, Manchester, since 2000.

Works

Membership

Vice chairman National Council Young Men’s Christian Association's, London, 1982-1990, chairman 1992-1997, honorary vice president since 1999. Member Executive World Alliance Young Men’s Christian Association's, Geneva, 1985-1994. Chairman board governors Silcoates School, Wakefield, England, 1983-1993, chairman Voluntary Action, 1990-1993, O.B.E., 1991.

Fellow Royal History Society, Society Antiquaries.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Chapels, houses, opera.

Connections

Married Noreen Helen Maycock, June 18, 1969. Children: Emma Victoria, Anna Alexandra.

father:
Edward John Binfield

mother:
Margaret Florence (Goodfellow) Binfield

spouse:
Noreen Helen Maycock

children:
Emma Victoria Binfield

Anna Alexandra Binfield