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Professor Sir David Greenaway



Prior to being appointed Nottingham's sixth Vice-Chancellor in October 2008, Professor Sir David Greenaway was previously a Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the University for both Research and Infrastructure, and was closely involved with the development of the Jubilee Campus and establishment of the National College of School Leadership. 

A Professor of Economics, he was the founding Director of the Leverhulme Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy in the School of Economics.  His research interests lie primarily in the fields of trade and labour market adjustment, cross-border investment, and international trade policy.  Professor Greenaway has also acted as a consultant to the World Bank, the European Commission and the United Nations, and was Chair of the UK Armed Forces Pay Review Body from 2004 until 2010. 

He is currently a Member of the Government's Asia Task Force, a high-level body helping to boost UK exports and investments in Asian countries, and has been appointed to lead a comprehensive independent review of UK postgraduate medical education and training.  He is a Deputy Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, and has recently been awarded Honorary Citizenship of Ningbo, China. Sir David received a knighthood for services to education in the 2014 Birthday Honours list.

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