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French language and literature educator

Philip John Ford, French language and literature educator. British Academy research grantee, Paris, 1985. Member Society French Studies, Society for 17th Century French Studies (vice president), International Association for Neo-Latin Studies, Renaissance Society of America.

Background

Ford, Philip John was born on March 28, 1949 in Ilford, Essex, England. Son of Peter James and Leah (Alvarez) Ford.

Education

Bachelor, King's College, 1971. Master of Arts, King's College, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, King's College, 1977.

M.è s lettres, Bordeaux III, France, 1977.

Career

Research fellow Girton College, Cambridge, England, 1977-1978. Lecturer French University Aberdeen, Scotland, 1978-1981, Cambridge University, 1981-1999, reader French and Neo-Latin Literature, since 1999. Fellow, director studies Clare College, Cambridge, since 1982, admissions tutor, 1985-1994, praelector, 1984-1990.

Works

Membership

Member Society French Studies, Society for 17th Century French Studies (vice president), International Association for Neo-Latin Studies, Renaissance Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, foreign travel, swimming.

Connections

Married Lenore Joyce Muskett, July 17, 1982. 1 child, Thomas Muskett-Ford.

father:
Peter James Ford

mother:
Leah (Alvarez) Ford

spouse:
Lenore Joyce Muskett

child:
Thomas Muskett-Ford