Peter Jackson - President
|Name, origin:||Peter Jackson, United Kingdom|
|Present function in board:||President 2012-2018|
|Previous functions in board:||Vice President 2009-2012
|Brief description (personal, work, education, associations, interests):||I retired as a Lecturer and Curriculum Manager of a large college after 20 years in 2009, and am now part-time Chief Executive (unpaid!) of two organisations - the British Deaf History Society and the Institute of British Sign Language, which seeks to regulate qualifications in BSL Studies.
I am an author of numerous books on British Deaf History and also Deaf Crime.
I have a passion for researching 17th & 18th Century Deaf individuals.
|Ambitions for DHI:||To ensure that DHI is a strong, vibrant organisation that offers a platform to those who have a interest in Deaf history to share information and preserve deaf history materials.|