Personal History - Brian Taylor BTech PhD CBiol FIBiol FRES

Personal DetailsBritish subject, born 10 December 1941, married.
QualificationsHigher Certificate in Biology, Brunel College, 1962.
Bachelor of Technology with Second Class (Upper Division) Honours in Applied Biology (Plant Science and Entomology), Brunel University, 1966.
Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Brunel University, 1969.
Certificate in Management Development, Coventry Technical College, Institute of Management accredited, 1980.
Certificate in IT Skills, Nottingham Trent University, 1997.
Professional AffiliationsChartered Biologist, Fellow Society of Biology (elected 1990, Member 1969-90, Licentiate 1962-69). Registered Environmental Biologist.
Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society (elected 1972).
Visiting Academic - University of Nottingham, Department of Life Science.
LanguagesEnglish - mother tongue.
Spanish - reading, very good; speaking and writing, good.
French - reading, very good; speaking and writing, good.
Computer ProficiencyCurrently using Windows 98, with Lotus SmartSuite and Office 2000 (full suite); in present employment manage a Windows NT 4.0 network, with 69 workstations; also knowledgeable of STATGRAPHICS PLUS; Borland Paradox; WWW including HTML page writing; e-mail; Corel Draw; Paintshop Pro; Harvard Graphics; Presto Page Manager, IRIS OCR; document and transparency scanning, etc.
Scholarships and Training Awards1966-69 Medical Research Council Scholarship for training in research methods.
1970 WHO short-term Fellowship for training in Advanced Epidemiology of Malaria, plus study tours in Malaysia and Australia.
1971 WHO short-term Fellowship for training in mosquito cytogenetic techniques at University of Rome.
1972 Commonwealth Foundation grant to attend 14th International Congress of Entomology, Canberra, and study tour to University of Queensland and Papua New Guinea.
1973 Special Fellowship at Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, to undertake taxonomic studies of mosquitoes.
1977 Grant by Bernice P. Bishop Museum to meet all page charges on 83-page paper on Solomons mosquitoes.
1977 Short-listed for Wellcome Trust Fellowship for Tropical Medicine Research.

Career DetailCareer Details - 1991-92 - Malawi
Career DetailCareer Details - 1987-90 - Tanzania
Career DetailCareer Details - 1985-87 - Shipley, UK
Career DetailCareer Details - 1984-85 - Nottingham, UK
Career DetailCareer Details - 1981-83 - Bangladesh
Career DetailCareer Details - 1977-79 - Global & Nottingham, UK
Career DetailCareer Details - 1974-76 - Nigeria
Career DetailCareer Details - 1969-73 - Solomon Islands
Career DetailCareer Details - 1966-69 - Brunel University, UK
Career DetailCareer Details - earliest days - 1960-63 - UK
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