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History educator

John Frederick Victor Keiger, British history educator. Major Bursary, Leverhulme Trust, London, 1988; research grantee British Academy, London, 1989. Presenter evidence to defense select committee House of Commons, 1999. Fellow Royal History Society; member International Association for Contemporary History of Europe (board directors since 2000), Association Study Modern France (editorial board).

Background

Keiger, John Frederick Victor was born on December 7, 1952 in London, Middlesex, England. Son of Frederick Granville Middleton and Anna Isabella Carmina (Iseppi) Keiger.

Education

Diploma in Political Science, Institute D'Etudes Politiques, Aix-en-Provence, France, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, 1980.

Career

Lecturer Salford University, Manchester, England, 1978-1989, senior lecturer England, 1989-1993, reader England, 1993-1995, professor England, since 1995. Visiting professor Institute D'Etudes Politiques, Aix-en-Provence, 1985, University Clermont Ferrand, France, 1990-1991, Institute d'Etudes Politiques, Paris, 2003. External examiner, University Leeds, England, 1995-1999, London School of Economics, since 1999.

Consultant British Broadcasting Corporation, London, 1995-1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: swimming, tennis, ornithology, languages M C.

Works

Membership

Presenter evidence to defense select committee House of Commons, 1999. Fellow Royal History Society. Member International Association for Contemporary History of Europe (board directors since 2000), Association Study Modern France (editorial board).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, tennis, ornithology, langs.

Connections

Married Victoria Ann McQuillan. Children: Emma, Laura, Edward.

father:
Frederick Granville Middleton Keiger

mother:
Anna Isabella Carmina (Iseppi) Keiger

spouse:
Victoria Ann McQuillan

children:
Emma Keiger

Laura Keiger

Edward Keiger