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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Kerry Cooper

Porter

Contact details: 

porters@clarehall.cam.ac.uk

01223 332 360

Professor David Cope

Foundation Fellow

Department/institution: 

Former director - Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology

Contact details: 

George Cousins

Senior Porter

Contact details: 

porters@clarehall.cam.ac.uk

01223 332 360

Dr Nicole Cuunjieng Aboitiz

Research Fellow

Subject: Intellectual and transnational history of Southeast Asia

Contact details: nec34@cam.ac.uk

Professor Norman Davies

Honorary Fellow

CMG, FBA, FLSW, FRSL, FRHistS, Honorary Fellow at Clare Hall, St Antony’s College Oxford and Professor Emeritus of UCL-SSEES

Subject: History

Ben de Souza

Associates in Cambridge

Clare Hall Life Member Ben de Souza is a British choral conductor, accordionist and educator.

Duty Porter

Contact: porters@clarehall.cam.ac.uk

Norman Doe

Visiting Fellow

Visiting Fellow

Dr Abigail Dolan

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Concert flutist and musicologist, specialising in performance practice and historical recordings.

Artistic Director of the Intimate Engagements concert series

 

Adrian Du Plessis

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Publishing

Professor Kevin Edwards

Fellow Commoner

Subjects: Geography, Archaeology, History of Science

Clare Hall: Organiser of the Colloquium series for the College.

Dr Karen Ersche

Official Fellow

Subject: 

The neurobiological substrates of human drug dependence

Department/institution: 

Department of Psychiatry

Dr Michael Evans

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Second-language education

Department/institution: Faculty of Education

Dr Kelly Fagan Robinson

Research Fellow, Tutor

Institution: Department of Social Anthropology

Specialism: Medical Anthropology

Professor Ian Farnan

Professorial Fellow, Tutor

Subject: Earth and Nuclear Materials in the Department of Earth Sciences

Department/institution: Department of Earth Sciences

Dr Yi Feng

Official Fellow, Tutor

Subject: Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education

Department/institution: Faculty of Education

Adam Floate

Plumber

Adam began working at Clare Hall in December 2018 as a Plumber's Assistant, and is now the College's Plumber, reporting to our Maintenance Manager.

Subject:

Applied Mathematics, integrable systems, the mathematics of medical imaging.

Department/institution: 

Dr Hannah Gaffney

Research Fellow

Dr Hannah Gaffney is a member of the Violence Research Centre at the Institute of Criminology, Cambridge. She was awarded her PhD in Criminology in 2020 from the University of Cambridge.

Moira Gardiner

Emeritus Fellow

 

 

Fellows in the news

Intimate Engagements programme 2021-22 announced

Clare Hall is delighted to reveal the programme for the 2021-22 season of Intimate Engagements. This much-loved series started in 2006 under the artistic direction of Abigail Dolan, and has earned a reputation in the musical life of Cambridge for its thoughtful programming, and for the high quality of performances, which have showcased internationally-known musicians including Emma Kirkby, Charles Owen and Alina Ibragimova.Patrick Hemmerlé, the series’ new Artistic Director, comments:...
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Emeritus Fellow wins 6th World China Studies Contribution Award

Professor Michael Loewe, Emeritus Fellow of Clare Hall, received a 6th World China Studies Contribution Award yesterday, for his research in Sinology.He commented:
"I am honoured by the World Forum on China Studies for the award of Contribution to China Studies in the World. Many years have passed since the beginning of my cooperation with Chinese scholars; in the process, I fully appreciate their contribution to the study of the history of Chinese civilisation, and it is...
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Honorary Fellow and PhD candidate curate exhibition on the UN's 1995 Fourth World Conference on Women

Melanne Verveer, Honorary Fellow of Clare Hall, and Rebecca Turkington, a PhD candidate in History here, have curated an exhibition titled Women's Rights Are Human Rights: The United States and the U.N. Fourth World Conference on Women. The exhibition, which launched yesterday at Georgetown University Library, Washington DC, examines the Fourth World Conference on Women, which was the largest UN conference in history, convening more than 6,000 official delegates from almost every...
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Students invited to join Special Interest Groups this Michaelmas

Clare Hall has announced the return of Special Interest Groups (previously referred to here as a pilot mentoring scheme) this Michaelmas. These are subject-focused groups of students and Fellows (and other members of the College) that aim to encourage regular small-group social and intellectual interactions among College members with shared interests in particular academic areas.Each...
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