Our people

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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Michael H Black

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Early fiction of D.H. Lawrence.

Research interests:

Subject: Law

Department/Institution: University of Manitoba, Canada 

Professor Andrew Blake

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Computer Science.

Department/institution: Artificial Intelligence Consultant. Chair, Samsung AI Centre, Cambridge.

Contact details:

Helaine Blumenfeld

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Art

Contact Details: 

info@hignellgallery.com

Professor Lee Bollinger

Honorary Fellow

Subject: Law; freedom of expression

Department/institution: 

Dr Feriel Bouhafa

Associates in Cambridge

Stephen Bourne

Emeritus Fellow, Wine Steward

Contact details: srrb2@cam.ac.uk

Professor David A Brading

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Latin American history

Research interests:

Andrew Brewer

Maintenance Manager

Andrew is the first point of contact for all maintenance issues and leads a small team of four tradespeople.

Contact details: 

Dr Marc Buggein

Visiting Fellow

Subject: History

Department/institution: Humboldt University, Berlin 

Alison Burmby

HR Manager

Contact: ab2166@cam.ac.uk

Dr Gabriel Byng

Research Fellow

Subject: 

Power and authority in late medieval and early modern English society

Department/institution: 

Department of History 

Sir Philip Campbell

Honorary Fellow

Editor, Nature.

 

Dr Robert Carlyon

Official Fellow

Subject: Psychology of hearing.

Department/institution: 

Cognition & Brain Sciences  Unit

Contact details: 

Emma Carr

Accommodation Officer

Contact details: 

ejc98@cam.ac.uk​

Sir Geoffrey Cass

Emeritus Fellow

Name: Geoffrey Cass

Department/institution: Cambridge University Press, Royal Shakespeare Company, Lawn Tennis Association

Professor Roberto Cellini

Visiting Fellow

Subject: Economic Studies  

Contact: cellini@unict.it

From November 2019 to February 2020

Dr Bipasha Chakraborty

Research Fellow

Subject: Physics

Department/institution: Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics 

Professor Hasok Chang

Professorial Fellow

Subject: History and philosophy of science

Department/institution: History and Philosophy of Science

Claire Clark

Kitchen Manager

Contact details:

kitchen@clarehall.cam.ac.uk

 

 

Fellows in the news

The Impact of Jesus in First-Century Palestine by Dr Rosie Luff

Although the archaeological evidence indicates a prosperous and thriving Galilee in the early first century CE, the Gospel texts suggest a society under stress, where the rich were flourishing at the expense of the poor. In this multi-disciplinary study, Clare Hall Emeritus Fellow Rosemary Luff, contributes to current debates concerning the pressures on early first-century Palestinian Jews, particularly with reference to socio-economic and religious issues. She examines Jesus within his Jewish...
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Dr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes: New book on amateur media and participatory cultures

Amateur Media and Participatory Cultures. Film, Video, and Digital Media by Dr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes and Susan Aasman aims to delineate the boundary line between today’s amateur media practice and the canons of professional media and film practice. Identifying various feasible interpretative frameworks, from historical to anthropological perspectives, the volume proposes a critical language able to cope with amateur and new media’s rapid technological and interpretative...
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Professor John Barrow

Clare Hall Professorial Fellow John Barrow was guest speaker at the recent Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture at the University of Central Lancashire. His talk Our Place in the Universe explained the concept of the expanding universe and the modern evidence for it. For more information click here.John D. Barrow FRS is Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Cambridge University and...
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Safe Areas in Civil Wars

Official Fellow Dr Stefano Recchia has recently edited a special issue of the journal Global Responsibility to Protect, dedicated to ‘safe areas’ for civilian protection during violent conflict. Soon after the end of the Cold War, internationally protected safe areas were established, most prominently in northern Iraq (1991), Bosnia-Herzegovina (1993), and Rwanda (1994). More recently, the idea has...
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