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Chemistry educator

William Clegg, British chemistry educator. Recipient several research grants Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, Newcastle and Daresbury Laboratory, 1994. Fellow Royal Society Chemistry (chartered); member American Crystallographic Association, British Crystallographic Association, American Chemical Society.

Background

Clegg, William was born on March 8, 1949 in Great Harwood, Lancashire, England. Son of George Henry and Doris Alice (Beckett) Clegg.

Education

Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1973. Doctor of Science, Cambridge (England) University, 1988. Habilitation, Göttingen (Germany) University, 1984.

Career

Scientific assistant University Göttingen, 1978-1984. Demonstrator University Newcastle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, 1973-1978, lecturer chemistry England, 1984-1988, reader England, 1988-1992, professor England, since 1992. With CLRC Daresbury Laboratory, since 1995.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Chemistry (chartered). Member American Crystallographic Association, British Crystallographic Association, American Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Christian teaching and leadership, choral singing, bicycling.

Connections

Married Kathleen Anne Russell Smith, August 2, 1975. Children: Barbara Mary, Christopher Michael, Elizabeth Catherine, David Stephen.

father:
George Henry Clegg

mother:
Doris Alice (Beckett) Clegg

spouse:
Kathleen Anne Russell Smith

children:
Barbara Mary Clegg

Christopher Michael Clegg

Elizabeth Catherine Clegg

David Stephen Clegg