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Professor Stephen Wilks

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Administrative Duties:

* Former Deputy Vice Chancellor with responsibility for Research and Student Welfare, 1999-2002 and again 2004-05.

* Former Chair of University Research Committee.

* From 1999 to 2005 involved with more Committees, groups and meeting than it is decent to mention.

* former Head of Department (1992-95 and 2002-03).

External Positions:

* Visiting Professor at Kyoto University, 1989.

* ESRC Senior Research Fellowship, 1996-97.

* Member of the Board of Academic Assessors, Commonwealth Scholarship, Commission of the UK.

* Member of the Advisory Board, Centre for the Study of Regulated Industries (CRI).

* Member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Competition Policy, UEA, 2005-

* Member of the Economic and Social Research Council, 2001-2005

* Member and then Chair of the Research Priorities Board of the ESRC and its successor, the Strategy Board, 1999-2005.

* Member of the UK Competition Commission 2001-

* Member of the EditorialBoard of Governance. .

Currently supervising 4 PhD students:

Past and present students have worked on e.g.:

Administrative Reform and Public Sector Management in Portugal, Korea, Turkey, Malaysia, Brunei and Jordan

Privatisation in Japan, the UK, and Malaysia

Theories of International Political Economy

European Competition Policy

Euro-Japanese Trade Policy

The Motor Industry