From Teresa Smith, née Collingwood (1941-)

Scope and Content

Letters sent from Teresa Smith, née Collingwood (1941-).

Administrative / Biographical History

Teresa Smith, born 1941, is the daughter of R. G. Collingwood and his second wife, Kathleen Edwardes. She was a University Lecturer in the Department of Social Policy and Intervention at Oxford University, and also a Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford. She was Head of the Department of Social Policy and Social Work for eight years, 1997-2005. She also advised the House of Commons Select Committee for Education on early education during the Labour administration. She married Mr George Smith who was a fellow researcher in the Department of Social Policy and Intervention.