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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Professor Lynne Pepall

Visiting Fellow

Subject: Economics

Department/Institution: Tufts University, USA

Contact details: lynne.pepall@tufts.edu

Professor Sir Keith Peters

Honorary Fellow


Immunology of renal and vascular diseases


Jane Phelps

Domestic Bursar



01223 332 369

Role: Head of the GSB committee and represents Clare Hall students both internally and outside of the College.

Jon Pither

Foundation Fellow





Anujan Poologaindran

GSB Welfare

Role: Ensures the general well-being of the student body and promotes a healthy study-life balance

Viviana Pupeza

GSB External

Role: Organises formal swaps with other colleges and executes partnerships.

Hendrik Puschmann

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Law

Department/institution: K&L Gates LLP

Contact details: hp255@cam.ac.uk

Gianmarco Raddi

GSB Arts and Music

Role: Plans art, concerts and other music‐related events in College and is responsible for the maintenance of the GSB Music Room.

Dr Stefano Recchia

Official Fellow

Subject:  International relations, security studies, U.S. foreign policy and transatlantic relations

Professor Martin Rees

Honorary Fellow

Subject: Astrophysics and cosmology


Professor Aura Reggiani

Visiting Fellow

Subject: Economics Policy

Department: Economics

Contact: aura.reggiani@unibo.it

Dr Olivier Renaut

Visiting Fellow

Subject: Philosophy

Department/Institution: Université Paris Nanterre; Institut Universitaire de France (Junior Member)

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Dr Daniela Rhodes

Emeritus Fellow

Subject: Molecular biology; telomere structure and function

Justin Rivest

Research Fellow

Subject: History

Department/institution: Faculty of History

Contact details: jr723@cam.ac.uk

Susanna Rostas

Fellow Commoner

Subject: Social Anthropology

Department/institution: Department of Social Anthropology HSPS​

Dr Elizabeth Ashman Rowe

Official Fellow

Subject: Scandinavian History

Department/institution: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic

Justice Albert Sachs

Honorary Fellow



Professor Barbara J Sahakian

Professorial Fellow

Subject: Cognitive and behavioural neuroscience; clinical and veterinary neuroscience

Professor Ekhard K H Salje

Emeritus Fellow, Honorary Fellow

Subject: Mineralogy and petrology, structural instabilities, transport and phase transformations of solids

Fellows in the news

New Book by Trudi Tate

Official Fellow Trudi Tate has recently published A Short History of the Crimean War (I. B. Tauris, 2019). The Crimean War (1854-56) is often seen as the first modern war. A struggle between imperial Russia and an alliance of the British, French and Ottoman empires, it was the first war to be reported by eye-witnesses in the newspapers, the first to use the telegraph, and the...
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Clare Hall Induction Meeting and Lunch

The College Vice-President, Professor Alan Short, and the Senior Tutor, Dr Iain Black, plus the Tutors, welcomed all the new Clare Hall students at an Induction meeting and lunch on Sunday 30 September. We also heard from the Graduate Student President, Mariana Pinto Leitão Pereira, the Boat Club, the Cricket Club, and others. Students had a chance to talk with their Tutors over an informal lunch.See our gallery for...
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Clare Hall Inspires

The second 'Clare Hall Inspires' personal and professional development workshop for students and postdocs was co-organised by Dr Keri Wong (Clare Hall Postdoc Committee), Mr Tim Coorens (the GSB) and Ms Catherine Wise from the Development Office. This one-day workshop, open to all College members, was held in the Richard Eden Suite at West Court. The key aim of the workshop is to encourage students and postdocs to think flexibly about various career paths and to utilise the many...
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Clare Hall Postdocs - 3 Slide Talk Series

In May we held the fifth in the series of 3 Slide Talks. The three engaging talks from different disciplines provided much food for thought.The first talk was given by Dr Robert Beyer from the Department of Zoology. Robert, who has a background in maths, presented current collaborative research on palm oil production. Oil palm is a highly contested crop linked with environmental destruction. While environmental NGOs and others have called for boycotts of products containing palm oil, the...
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