Hugh Goodacre. Curriculum vitae


Qualifications (in reverse chronological order)

PhD in Economics. School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London. 2004/5.

MSc. in Economics. Birkbeck College, London. 1992.

Post-Graduate Certificate in Economics. Birkbeck College, London. 1990.

Post-graduate studies in Sociology of Development. London School of Economics. 1967-8, 1969-70.

BA/MA in Oriental Studies. Cambridge University. 1967/9. (Double first class.)


Current appointments

Westminster University. Senior Lecturer, 0.5 Staff appointment.

University College London. Teaching Fellow.

Birkbeck College University of London. Affiliate Lecturer.

Other recent teaching assignments: City University, London, 2003-5; School of Oriental and African Studies, London, 2004-5.


Previous employment (in reverse chronological order)

British Library, Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections. 1972-96. Research Assistant (1972-82), Senior Research Assistant (1982-91), Head of Section (1991-6). Concurrently Secretary to the Department (1976-90). Area specialist (Middle East).

Qatar Petroleum Company. Area Personnel Officer, 1968-9.

Middle East Centre for Arab Studies. Teacher. 1967.

University of Cambridge. Teaching assistant, Middle Eastern Studies, 1967-8, 1970-1.



Born: 4th September 1946. Educated: Harrow School and Cambridge University (Jesus College). Family: One daughter.