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1928-2019

Emeritus Reader in Law, Clare College

  • 1928 Born 6th June 1928 Middelburg
    • Father: Ferdinand Worthington Turpin; Mother: Ivy Thelma, neé Stümke
  • 1934-36 Private Primary School, Middelburg
  • 1937-38 Middelburg Primary School
  • 1939-41 St Andrew’s Preparatory School, Grahamstown
  • 1942-45 St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown
  • 1945 Teacher at St Mark’s School, Mbabane, Swaziland
  • 1946-48 University of Cape Town BA
  • 1949-50 University of Cape Town LLB
  • 1951 Attorneys office, Walker, Lewis, Godley & Field, Cape Town
  • 1951-53 Christ’s College, Cambridge, BA, LLB
  • 1953 Married Monique, in Bromley, Kent.
  • 1954-1960 Law Department, University of Natal 1954-59 Lecturer
  • 1956 Earliest publications in South African Law Journal
  • 1959 Associate Professor
  • 1959-60 Sabbatical, Leiden
  • 1960-61 University of Natal
  • 1961-95 Clare College Cambridge
  • 1961 Fellow
  • 1961-66 Assistant Lecturer in law
  • 1962 -65 Registrar for Admissions
  • 1963-92 Lecturer in Law
  • 1965-77 Tutor Clare College
  • 1966 B A Hepple, P O'Higgins and C C Turpin, 'Rhodesian Crisis - Criminal Liabilities' Criminal Law Review 5
  • 1976-92 Director of Studies Clare College
  • 1977 Visiting Lecturer University of Cape Town
  • 1982 Visiting Lecturer University of Tilburg
  • 1985 Occasional Lectures by invitation Universities of Rome and Ancona
  • 1985-87 Secretary Degree Committee Faculty Board
  • 1985 British Government and the Constitution: Text & Materials Weidenfeld & Nicholson; 2012 7th Edit, CUP (with Tomkins)
  • 1987-1992 Member of Editorial Board The Government Contracting Review
  • 1989 Government Procurement and Contracts, Longman 328pp (with Brown)
  • 1989-95, Editor, Cambridge Law Journal
  • 1992-95 Reader in Public Law
  • 1995 Retired
  • 2006 Turpin-Lipstein Fellowship established at Clare College
  • 2019 Died July, Oxford