Visiting Fellows

Visiting Fellows – Easter 2014

Alwishah, Ahmed PhD
Islamic Philosophy;
Pitzer College, Claremont, Los Angeles, USA.

Bortolotto, Chiara PhD
UNESCO global governance of intangible cultural heritage;
University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium.

Brunt, Peter W PhD and Leonie
Art in the Pacific, especially post-1945;
Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

Brunt, Peter W PhD
Art in the Pacific, especially post-1945;
Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand. 

Burton, Professor Thomas L PhD and Jill
Nineteenth-century dialect poetry, especially the dialect poems of William Barnes and Alfred Tennyson;
The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.

Canelas de Castro Paulo LLM
University of Macau, Taipa, Macau, SAR, China.

Daley, Professor Margaretmary PhD and Stanislaw Szarek
German women's bestsellers and the entanglement of gender, genre, and aesthetic excellence in their critical reception;
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

De Jong, Bas Jan PhD and Linda de Jong-Brusche
Radbound University, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

Gill, Professor Alison, PhD
Simon Fraser Unversity.

Goldberg, Professor Ian PhD, and Ms Kat Hanna
Privacy enhancing technologies, including secure and private Internet communications and censorship resistance;
University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Horn, Dr Sonia
Political theories, economy and health care in early modern Central Europe;
Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

Imai, Professor Takako PhD
Comparative Politics (in particular, Comparative Welfare Politics, Comparative Party Politics;
Seikei University, Musashino, Tokyo, Japan.

Katsuyama, Professor Takayuki and Kuri
Early Modern Theatre, especially Shakespeare;
Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan.

Koepke, Professor Peter and Monika Osterheld
Mathematical Logic, Set Theory, Formal Mathematics, Philosophy of Mathematics;
Mathematisches Institut, Bonn, Germany.

Kröll, Professor Stefan and Katja
The public international law implications of the (non-) enforcement of arbitral awards;
Bucerius Law School, Hamburg, Germany.

Jokela, Markus PhD and Vappu Ylinen
Psychological basis of selective migration and geographical inequalities in health:
University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.

Lai, Karyn L PhD and Michael Funston
Pre-Qin Chinese philosophy, focusing especially on comparative epistemology and ethics;
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Lee, Professor Hye-Soo PhD and Jung-Ho Jin
Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea.

Lydon, Jane PhD
Australia's colonial and cross-cultural past and its legacies in the present;
Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Mitchell, Dr Lisa and Ramnarayan Singh Rawat
Public space and Indian democracy; cultural history of cement in South Asia; ethnography of informal urban credit networks;
University of Pennsylvania, Phildelphia, USA.

Nevanlinna, Professor Olavi DSc
Operator theory, motivated by numerical analysis and using a lot of classical complex analysis;
Aalto University, Espoo, Finland

Ng, Professor Edward PhD
Sustainable architectural design, urban climatology for city planning;
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong

Olmsted, Professor Kathryn PhD
The history of conspiracy theories in the United States;
University of California, Davis, California, USA. 

Paul, Dr Nicholas and Caroline
Cultural history of the Crusades and the world of the medieval nobility;
Fordham University, New York, USA.

Rajan, Professor Tilottama PhD
Romantic literature, Romantic and Idealist philosophy, disciplinarity and organizations of knowledge;
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. 

Ranganath, Professor Charan PhD and Nicole
Study of neural basis of human memory in healthy individuals and in patients with memory disorders;
University of California and Davis, Davis, California, USA.

Ratcliffe, Professor Michael and Elizabeth
How the development of the immune system has evolved; 
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Reed, Professor Adam V PhD
Short selling, equity lending, capital markets and mutual funds;
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.

Terrell, Katherine PhD and Thomas Knauer
Medieval Scottish and English literature;
Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, USA.

Town, Stephen DM
The music of Ralph Vaughan Williams     (1872-1958) and the second English musical renaissance;
Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri, USA.

Urquízar Herrara, Dr Antonio and Leire Salazar Vález
History of Collecting in Early Modern Europe / Historiography and Religious Identity in Early Modern Spain;
UNED, Madrid, Spain.

Van der Wolf, Dr Michiel and Florine Van Der Wolf – de Lijster
The interface of criminal law and psychiatry;
Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Van Kooten, Professor George H PhD and Marike Van Kooten-Kerssen
Intersection of early Christianity and the Graeco-Roman world in the fields of politics and philosophy;
University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands.

Wang, Ying PhD and Chun Yang
Chinese Ancient Literature and Culture, Comparative Literature between Western and Eastern;
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China. 

Wilberg, Hanna MPhil
Administrative law; tort liability of public authorities; public and constitutional law generally;
University of Auckland; Auckland, New Zealand.

Wilson, Professor Peter and Kitty Hauser
University of Sydney Australia.

Woods, Christine PhD
Entrepreneurial behaviour, family business, social and indigenous entrepreneurship.
University of Auckland Business School, Auckland, New Zealand.

Yamamori, Toru PhD and Akiko
History of Economic Thought. Feminism, Welfare Rights Movement and Basic Income;
Doshisha University, Doshisha, Japan.

Yewdell, Jonathan W PhD
Immune response to virus : Virus response to immunity;
National Institute of Health, Bethesda, USA.

Yli-Jyrä, Anssi PhD and Heli
Dependency syntax, statistical machine translation, aperiodic languages;
University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.

Zoloth, Professor Laurie PhD
Jewish ethics, bioethics, and justice theory;
Northwestern University, Evanston, Cook, USA.

Visiting Scholar

Chihara, Takahiro PhD
Unveiling the molecular mechanism of neural circuit formation in Drosophila.
University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Visiting Fellows

Clare Hall has the largest number of Visiting Fellows of any college in Cambridge, which provides a culturally rich and professionally diverse environment for academic research. Distinguished academics from universities all over the world intending to visit Cambridge during a period of study leave may apply to the College, and the Fellowship Committee recommends successful candidates for election for up to one year. Former Visiting Fellows become Life Members of the College and often return for friendly re-visits or for further study leave in the future. The Fellows of Clare College on study leave have a right to become members with the status of Visiting Fellow.

Personal reflections by Visiting Fellows past and present

Clare Hall has an enviable reputation as a centre of excellence for advanced study, with a culturally cosmopolitan feel and a warm, welcoming approach to family life. There have been hundreds of Visiting Fellows over the years and many look forward to returning when the opportunity arises. Visiting Fellows become Life Members of Clare Hall and are welcomed back at any time to participate in College life.

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