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.

Biographies for each Fellow can be found below.  In addition, College members can access a directory of Fellows and senior members (click here for the link).


Master of St Edmund's College


Senior Clinical Scientist in the Department of Medicine
Professor in Strategy, Judge Business School
Director of Studies in Medicine. Consultant Hepatologist.
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
Acting Director, Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research
Professor in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Clinical Biochemistry
Director of Studies in Law
Honorary Consultant in Endocrinology and Diabetes, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Fellow in Accounting, Judge Business School
Careers Tutor and Tutor
Professor of Medicine and Head of the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London; Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge
Research Fellow
Principal Engineer at Emberion Ltd
Tutor, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Tutor, University Pathologist
Barrister, Supervisor in Constitutional Law at Faculty of Law, Cambridge
Fellow, Tutor, Graduate Admissions Tutor, 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
Development Director
Henslow Fellow
Fellow, Computer Laboratory; Chair, Cambridge Network; Vice President, The Institution of Engineering and Technology
Research Fellow
Individual Merit Scientist at the British Antarctic Survey and Honorary Professor at the University of Sheffield
Tutor, Rooms Tutor, Reader in Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Graduate Admissions Tutor
Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow, Department of Earth Sciences
Founder Director, The Woolf Institute
Tutor, Director of Studies (Natural Sciences - Biological)
Research Associate, Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Tutor, St Edmund's College
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Faculty of Philosophy
Research Fellow
Course Director for the Construction Engineering Masters programme
Executive Director of the Real Estate Research Centre in the Department of Land Economy
Research Fellow
Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity in Cambridge
University Physician (Farm Animal Clinical Team Leader), Department of Veterinary Medicine
Senior Lecturer in Religion and the Arts in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King's College London, and Acting Director of the Von Hügel Institute
Individual Merit Scientist at the British Antarctic Survey
Affiliated Lecturer at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Tutor, Financial Tutor
Keeper of Rare Books and Early Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, Fellow Archivist of St Edmund's College
Research Fellow
Director of Studies, Philosophy
DBT-India Cambridge Lecturer, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge
Reader in Neurogenetics and Molecular Neurobiology
Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Science, India
Reader in International Law, Fellow of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law
University Lecturer (Honorary Consultant) in Palliative and End of Life Care
University Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Director, Mphil Programmes in Criminology and Criminology Research
Postdoctoral Researcher, Optoelectronics Group, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics
Director of Admissions
Professor of Regenerative Medicine
Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Executive Director, Woolf Institute
Interim Bursar
University Lecturer in Medical Genetics
Vice-Master of St Edmund's College, Emeritus Clinical Dean in the University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine
Lecturer in Genomics and Structural Biology
Senior Lecturer at the Judge Business School

Emeritus Fellows

Emeritus Director of the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion and Molecular Biologist
Emeritus Professor of University of East Anglia and until recently Director of Research and Professorial Fellow in the Cambridge Faculty of Education
Director of Studies in History of Art, Tutor, Affiliated Lecturer Department of History of Art
Fellow and Emeritus Professor of Rheumatology
Professor in Engineering for Sustainable Development, Department of Engineering
Emeritus Professor of Radio Astronomy
Emeritus Fellow
Emeritus University Physician in Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Senior Tutor 2002-2006
Former Deputy Director of Cambridge Enterprise
FAcSS, Emeritus Director of the Von Hügel Institute; Fellow, Blackfriars Hall, Oxford; Emeritus Professor, Cardiff University.
Fellow Emeritus, Praelector & Wine Steward
Emeritus Fellow
Former Co-Director of the Centre for the Study of Faith in Society
Emeritus Fellow and former Senior Tutor
Emeritus Fellow and former Dean of Chapel, Admissions Tutor and Praelector
Former Consultant Radiologist and Associate Lecturer in Clinical Medicine

Life Fellows

Affiliated Lecturer, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience and former Vice-Master
Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Education
Former Vice-Master of St Edmund's College, Dean of the Veterinary School
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

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 Cambridge
Former Master of St Edmund's College
Entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist
Former Master of St Edmund's College
Former Master of 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
Former British Representative to the United Nations

Bye Fellows

Director of Studies, HPS
Consultant Anaesthetist, West Suffolk Hospital and Clinical Tutor, Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine
Senior Scientist, General Electric Healthcare, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Infectious Diseases Consultant, Cambridge University hospitals and CDF in the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
Director of Studies, PBS
Research Fellow at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Senior Post Doctoral Research Associate
Tutor for the Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine
Affiliated Lecturer in Department of Politics and International Studies
Senior Scientist, Schlumberger Gould Research
ISMM Executive Director
Research Associate, Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence


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
Former Chair of the St Edmund's Alumni Society