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The College is a highly integrated academic society with a President, Fellows, graduate students and other members. About 300 members are currently in Cambridge creating a professionally and culturally diverse environment. To find out more about any of our members, please click on their names below. Clare Hall is committed to protecting your privacy, please refer to www.clarehall.cam.ac.uk/data-protection-information.

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Professor Robert Ackerman

Fellow Commoner


History of anthropology


Martin Aldridge


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Jennifer Allen

GSB Treasurer

Role: Manages the GSB budget and all reimbursements.

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Dr Mario Amado-Montero

Research Fellow

Subject: Physics


Materials science and metallurgy

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Dr Robert G W Anderson

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: History of Chemistry

Contact details: rgwa2@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Professor Emilio Artacho

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Theory of condensed matter

Department/institution: Cavendish Laboratory

Contact details: ea245@cam.ac.uk

Professor Michael F Ashby

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: The mechanical behaviour of materials; particularly metals, ceramics and ice

Contact details: mfa2@eng.cam.ac.uk

Kevin Atkins

Deputy Head Porter

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01223 332 360

Dr Tobias Baldauf

Research Fellow, Tutor


Theoretical Cosmology


Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Professor Manohar Bance

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Disorders of hearing and balance

Department: Medicine

Contact: mlb59@cam.ac.uk

Dr Jenny Bangham

Research Fellow

Subject: History of science

Department/institution: History and philosophy of science

Amanda Barclay

College Registrar

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01223 761 247

Professor John D. Barrow

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Cosmology, mathematics and astrophysics


Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP)

Professor Dame Gillian Beer

Honorary Fellow


Literature and history of science


Professor Robert Berkhofer

Visiting Fellow

Subject: History

Department/institution: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo

Subject: Material Sciences

Department/institution: Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy

Dr Denis Bilodeau

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Intellectual history, particularly history and philosophy of the human sciences.

Contact details: dcb28@cam.ac.uk

Dr Iain Black

Official Fellow, Senior Tutor, Tutor


Historical Geography


Department of Geography

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Michael H Black

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Early fiction of D.H. Lawrence.

Research interests:

Subject: Law

Department/Institution: University of Manitoba, Canada 

Fellows in the news

Professor John Barrow elected as Academician of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences

The College is proud to send its warmest congratulations to Professor John Barrow on his election as Academician of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences.This is the oldest supranational Academy in the world and has a strictly limited number of members. He joins Martin Rees, Honorary Fellow of Clare Hall...
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Dr Mene Pangalos Awarded Knighthood for Services to UK Science

The College is very proud to congratulate Dr Mene Pangalos, Executive Vice President of BioPharmaceuticals Research and Development and Fellow of Clare Hall, on the award of a knighthood by Her Majesty The Queen in the New Year Honours List in recognition of his services to UK science.

Mene Pangalos said: "I am truly humbled and immensely honoured to receive this award and feel...
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Gillian Beer Awarded Honorary Doctorate

Congratulations to former Clare Hall President, Gillian Beer, on being awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Chichester in October 2019.In her speech, Dame Gillian said, 'It is an honour and a pleasure to accept this honorary degree from the University of Chichester. It is also particularly poignant for me personally since my mother Ruth Burley (as she was named in those days before her marriages) and her younger sister Hilda both did their teacher training at Bishop Otter...
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Honorary Degree for Ekhard Salje

Congratulations to former Clare Hall President, Ekhard Salje, who was recently awarded an honorary degree at the University of Würzburg.
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