Dr. Bruce Durie has been mentioned several times recently in this newsletter, with the most recent article available at http://goo.gl/ywBFs. He has now added even more credentials.
The following announcement was written by the American School of Genealogy, Heraldry and Documentary Sciences:
We, of The American School of Genealogy, Heraldry and Documentary Sciences are honored to have appointed to our faculty team, the famed Dr. Bruce Durie, the founder and director of the University of Strathclyde’s (Glasgow, Scotland), Genealogical and Paleographic Studies Programs, of the Post Graduate Certificate, the Post Graduate Diploma and the Master of Science programs. He also teaches at the prestigious University of Edinburgh. The Author of over 25 books his varied background in medicine, teaching and researching in neuropharmacology for over 20 years gave him a start in becoming a full-time genealogist. In addition, he is a broadcaster and lecturer. Acclaimed for his BBC Radio series of “Digging up Your Roots” and a House With a Past” He is also the author of over 25 well known and highly regarded books on family and local history which include “Scottish Genealogy” (History Press, 3rd ed., 2011) He is now preparing three other books to be published in 2012, which include “It is Written.” Documents for Genealogy and Local History. Paleography, Law and Language” (The HistoryPress), “Welsh Genealogy” (The History Press).