The College is owned and governed by the Master and the Fellows. The Governing Body consists of the Master and Title A-D Fellows of the College and has responsibility for the government of the College as a place of education, religion, learning and research. It meets at least once in each Full Term.

The Council consists of the Master, eleven Fellows and two resident Junior members of the College. It meets several times in each Full Term.


Master of St Edmund's College


Professor in Strategy, Judge Business School
Director of Studies in Medicine. Clinical Lecturer in Hepatology.
CEO & Director, National Institute Of Agricultural Botany
Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pathology
Publisher Academic Group, Cambridge University Press
Fellow in Law and Anthropology
Senior Tutor and Teaching Associate Department Earth Sciences
Reader in Molecular and Cellular Dynamics, Department of Clinical Biochemistry
Director of Studies in Law
Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology and Diabetes, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
The Toby Jackman Newton Trust Research Fellow
Fellow in Accounting, Judge Business School
Careers Service Director, Careers Tutor
Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Deputy Head, Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, Honorary Consultant Physician, Addenbrooke’s and Papworth NHS Trust Hospitals
Tutor and Computer Officer, Principal Engineer at Emberion Ltd
Tutor, University Pathologist
Temporary Lecturer in Classical Art and Archaeology in the Faculty of Classics, Director of Studies in Classics, Fellow member of the Tutorial Committee
KPMG Professor of Management Studies, Judge Business School
Barrister, Supervisor in Constitutional Law at Faculty of Law, Cambridge
Fellow, Formerly Librarian in the Faculty of Divinity
Research Associate, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
Professor of Geoarchaeology and Director of the McBurney Geoarchaeology Laboratory in the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge
Director of Studies in History of Art, Tutor, Affiliated Lecturer Department of History of Art
Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Education
Fellow and Emeritus Professor of Rheumatology
Director of Studies in English, Deputy Senior Tutor, Undergraduate Admissions Tutor, Affiliated Lecturer Faculty of English
Development Director
Henslow Research Fellow, Fellows' Steward, Senior Treasurer of the College Boat Club
Professor in Engineering for Sustainable Development, Department of Engineering
Research Associate, High Energy Physics Group, Cavendish Laboratory and Deputy Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
Fellow, Computer Laboratory; Chair, Cambridge Network
Research Fellow, Faculty of Philosophy
Vice-Master St Edmund's College, Dean of the Veterinary School
Individual Merit Scientist at the British Antarctic Survey and Honary Professor at the University of Sheffield
Dyson Professor of Fluid Mechanics
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB)
Tutor, Rooms Tutor, Royal Society Research Fellow, Department of Chemistry
Graduate Admissions Tutor
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Graduate Admissions Tutor
Founder Director, The Woolf Institute
Research Associate, Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Fellows' Steward, St Edmund's College
Research Fellow at the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
Course Director for the Construction Engineering Masters programme
University Lecturer at the Faculty of Education
Executive Director of the Real Estate Research Centre in the Department of Land Economy at the University of Cambridge
Research Fellow, Research Scientist, Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)/Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute/Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Director of the Von Hügel Institute, Departmental Lecturer in Modern Theology in the University of Oxford, and Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity in Cambridge
Dean, Second Bursar & Praelector
University Physician (Farm Animal Clinical Team Leader), Department of Veterinary Medicine
Lecturer, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge. Senior Associate of the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge.
Affiliated Lecturer at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Tutor, Financial Tutor, Wine Steward
Keeper of Manuscripts and University Archives, Cambridge University Library
Research Scientist, Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge
DBT-India Cambridge Lecturer, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge
University Lecturer in the Department of Medical Genetics
Post Doctoral Researcher in the Department of Earth Sciences
Marie Curie Research Fellow, Department of Physics
Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Science, India
University Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Director, Mphil Programmes in Criminology and Criminology Research
Director of The Faraday Institute and Professor of Geophysics
Chief Operating Officer, University Development and Alumni Relations
Clinical Dean in the University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine
Senior Lecturer at the Judge Business School

Bye Fellows

Clinical Scientist in the Department of Medicine
Scientific Advisor at Schlumberger Gould Research in Cambridge
Senior Research Associate in Department of Medicine
Infectious Diseases Consultant, Cambridge University hospitals and CDF in the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
Affiliated Lecturer in Department of Politics and International Studies
Senior Scientist, Schlumberger Gould Research
Senior Faculty in Management Practice, Director of the Master of Studies in Social Innovation Programme, Co-Director of the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation

Life Fellows

Affiliated Lecturer, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience and formerly Vice-Master
Reader in Solar Physics at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Life Fellow at St Edmund's College and College Fellow, Department History and Philosophy of Science

Emeritus Fellows

Emeritus Director of the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion and Molecular Biologist
Professorial Fellow in the University of Cambridge Faculty of Education, Emeritus Director of the VHI and Emeritus Professor at UEA
Former Assistant Director of Research
Emeritus Professor of Radio Astronomy
Emeritus Fellow
Emeritus University Physician in Veterinary Clinical Medicine
Former Deputy Director of Cambridge Enterprise
Emeritus Director of the Von Hügel Institute
Emeritus Fellow and former Director of the VHI
Emeritus Fellow
Former Co-Director of the Centre for the Study of Faith in Society
Emeritus Fellow and former Senior Tutor
Dean of Chapel (1992-2011), Admissions Tutor (1996-2003), Admissions Tutor for Undergraduates (2011-13), Director of Studies in Theology (1996-2013) and Praelector (2003-15).
Former Consultant Radiologist and Associate Lecturer in Clinical Medicine

Honorary Fellows

Former Vice-Chancellor of the University of East Anglia
Former President, US National Academy of Sciences
Former Visiting Fellow at St Edmund's and former Vice President of the European Commission
Former Speaker of the House of Commons
Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Cambridge
Former Vice-Chancellor, University of East Anglia
Entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist
Former Master of St Edmund's College
Professor of Molecular Membrane Biology, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Former Master or St Edmund's College
Former President of Ireland
Former Director, Wellcome Trust
Former President of Queens' College
Former Director of the Science Museum, London
Former Bishop of Ely
Former Master of Trinity College Cambridge
Archbishop of Southwark
Former British Representative to the United Nations


Former Acting Bursar at St Edmund's College
Executive Vice-President of RealVNC, Senior Captain of St Edmund’s College Boat Club
Formerly: Acting Dean, St Edmund’s College; Professor in Early Christian History and Iconography, King's College, London; Professore Invitato, Augustinianum, Lateran University, Rome; Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity, Uni. Cambridge.
Retired Academic
Fellow Commoner
Research Associate Faraday Institute
Fellow Commoner
Leader in Residence, Fellow in Management Practice, University of Cambridge Judge Business School, Chairman of The Stephen Hawking Foundation
Former Chair of the St Edmund's Alumni Society