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Robert Francis Boucher (1940-2009), engineer and university vice-chancellor
1940 April 25th. Born London
1965 Married to Rosemary Ellen Maskell (two sons, one daughter, and one son deceased)
1968-70 Lecturer, Queen's University, Belfast
1970-76 Lecturer, University of Sheffield
1976-85 Senior Lecturer
1986-95 Professor of Mechanical Engineering
1993-95 Chairman, Engineering Professors' Council
1995-99 Senator, Engineering Council
1995-00 Principal and Vice-Chancellor, UMIST,
1001-07 Vice-Chancellor, University of Sheffield
2009 March 25th. Died.