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English educator

Karl Nigel Simms, British English educator. Recipient Richard Newitt prize Richard Newitt Trust Fund, University Southampton, 1984; scholar school criticism and theory Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, 1987. Member Modern Language Association American, American Philosophical Association (overseas member).

Background

Simms, Karl Nigel was born on September 30, 1961 in Cleethorpes, England. Son of Ernest Nigel Brett and Olive (Tasker) Simms.

Education

Bachelor with honors in English, Churchill college, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southampton, 1988. Master of Arts (honorary), University Cambridge, 1987.

Career

Tutor in philosphy, U. Southampton, England, 1985;tutor in English, U. Southampton, 1985-1987. Assistant examiner West Midlands Exams Board, Birmingham, England, 1988. Lecturer English language and literature U. Liverpool, since 1989.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association American, American Philosophical Association (overseas member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: swimming instruction.

Connections

father:
Ernest Nigel Brett Simms

mother:
Olive (Tasker) Simms