David Lyle Jeffrey
David Lyle Jeffrey is Professor of Literature and Humanities at Baylor University, Professor Emeritus of English Literature at the University of Ottawa, Guest Professor at Peking University, and Honorary Professor at the University of International Business and Economics (Beijing). Educated at Wheaton College and Princeton, Jeffrey has taught at the University of Rochester, University of Hull (UK), University of Victoria and subsequently University of Ottawa. He has been a visiting professor at The University of Notre Dame, The University of Toronto, and Regent College (UBC). Among the honors he most values is the invitation from St Andrews University in Scotland to give the Andrew Laing Lecture on the occasion of the 65th Anniversary of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Laing lecture in 2004.