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Professor Sir David Watson 1949 - 2015

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It is with immense sadness we report the death of Professor Sir David Watson, Principal of Green Templeton College, who passed away on Sunday 8 February after a short illness.Sir David took office as the second Principal of GTC in October 2010, joining the College from the Institute of Education, University of London, where he was Professor of Higher Education Management from 2005 to 2010. Previously, he was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Brighton (1990-2005), and Dean and Deputy Director of Oxford Polytechnic (1981-90).
He was an active and a valued member of the Reuters Institute Steering and Editorial Committees.
Read more about the legacy Sir David has left at Green Templeton