First name/s: Ian
Last name: Manborde
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Date of birth: 13/01/1968
Year of birth: 1968
Life before Ruskin
Date and place of birth: 13th January 1968, Manchester
Family: Dad worked for BR, mum worked at home
Politics/Trade union activity: Joined Labour Party (Moss Side ward) at 16. Became active in CPSA in 1986 when I started working for the Equal Opportuniites Commission (EOC) in Manchester.
Trade Union membership (at time of entry to Ruskin) ~ other Trade Union
Life at Ruskin
Dates at Ruskin: 1989-1991
Source of funding: TUC scholarship and Dept of Education grant.
Campaigns/political activity: Labour Party Black Sections, anti-racist activity in Manchester.
Subjects studied at Ruskin: Labour Studies Diploma
Dissertation: Here to stay? Labour party Black Sections
Qualification: Diploma in Labour Studies, then went on to complete the MA in Comparative Labour Studies at Warwick University.
Life after Ruskin
Education: MA at Warwick, PGCE at Greenwich, Professional Doctorate at London Metropolitan University
Work: WEA in West Midlands region (1992-2000), Northern College (P/T 2000-08),
General Federation of Trade Unions (P/T 2002-2013) Ruskin College P/T 2008-130
Ruskin College full-time since Dec 2013.
Politics/trade union activity: Labour Party member since 1985, CPSA, UNISON, MSF, AMICUS, UNITE and now branch officer of UCU at Ruskin
Family: Married to Sophia in 1994. Two daughters Ruby and Isabella
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Achievements / Publications
- Co-ordinator of MA ILTUS
- Member of BUIRA
- Member of IFL
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