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Curriculum Vitae

George Feaver

Professor George Feaver
Department of Political Science
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, B.C. CANADA

Date and Place of Birth: May 12, 1937. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Degrees: B.A.(Hons) University of British Columbia [Political Science and History (1959)]

Ph.D. University of London (The London School of Economics and Political Science) [Government (1962)]

Academic Appointments:

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA (1962-65)

Lecturer in Government, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, England (1965-66)

Research Associate, History Department (Bentham Project), University College London, London, England (1966-67)

Associate Professor of Government, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., USA (1967-68)

Associate Professor of Political Science, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (1968-71)

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. Canada (1971-74), Professor (1974-2002), Professor Emeritus since July, 2002

Visiting Appointments: University of British Columbia, Summer Session (1963)

University of Massachusetts (Amherst) (1964-65)

London School of Economics (1974-75; 1980-81; 1991-92)

History of Ideas Unit, Australian National University (1987)

Field Interests:

Political, Moral and Social Philosophy, History of Political Thought (British Political Thought, 19th and 20 centuries), Liberalism, Conservatism, The Character of Political Rhetoric

Academic Awards:

Canada Council Leave Fellowship (1970-71, 1974-75)

Fellow, American Council of Learned Societies (1974-75)

American Council of Learned Societies Grant-in-Aid (1977-78)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Leave Fellowship (1981-82)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Research Grant (1986-88; 1989-91)

Andrew Mellon Fellow, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 2006-2007

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