Fellows and Senior Members

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 College Officers

Dr Mike Finn
Senior Tutor


Senior Clinical Scientist in the Department of Medicine
Professor in Strategy, Judge Business School
Director of Studies in Medicine and Consultant Hepatologist
Honorary Professor of Agricultural Botany
Professor of Molecular Immunology & Wellcome Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pathology
Publisher Academic Group, Cambridge University Press
Fellow in Law and Anthropology
Vice-Master of St Edmund’s College and Director, Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research
Professor in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Clinical Biochemistry
Honorary Consultant in Endocrinology and Diabetes, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Fellow in Accounting, Judge Business School
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
Henslow Fellow
Research Fellow
Tutor, University Pathologist
Executive Director, University of Notre Dame London Global Gateway
Research Associate, Faculty of Law
Assistant Professor in Second Language Acquisition
Director of Education
Barrister, Supervisor in Constitutional Law at Faculty of Law, Cambridge
Research Fellow at FAMES.
UTO Assistant Professor in Education
Management Practice Associate Professor
Development Director
Henslow Fellow
Fellow, Computer Laboratory; Chair, Cambridge Network; Vice President, The Institution of Engineering and Technology
Research Fellow
Tutor, Rooms Tutor, Reader in Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry
Leverhulme Trust/Isaac Newton Trust Fellow at the Institute of Astronomy
Academic Vice Principal of Tyndale House
Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow, Department of Earth Sciences
Founder President, The Woolf Institute
Tutor, Director of Studies (Natural Sciences – Biological)
Research Associate, Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Tutor, St Edmund’s College
Research Fellow
Assistant Professor in Engineering, Environment and Sustainable Development at the Department of Engineering
Executive Director of the Real Estate Research Centre in the Department of Land Economy
Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity in Cambridge
University Physician (Farm Animal Clinical Team Leader), Department of Veterinary Medicine
Academic Director of the London Global Gateway of the University of Notre Dame and Director of the Von Hügel Institute of St Edmund’s College
Individual Merit Scientist at the British Antarctic Survey
Affiliated Lecturer at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Director of Studies in Mathematics, Tutor, Financial Tutor
Research Fellow
Keeper of Rare Books and Early Manuscripts at Cambridge University Library, Fellow Librarian, Fellow Archivist, Deputy Praelector
Research Fellow
Director of Studies, Philosophy
Domestic Bursar
Director of Studies of Law and College Teaching Officer in Law
Professor in Neurogenetics and Molecular Neurobiology
Deputy Director of Learning and Public Programmes at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Professor of International Law, co-Deputy Director of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law
Assistant Professor (Honorary Consultant) in Palliative and End of Life Care
University Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Astrophysicist at the Department of Physics (Cavendish Laboratory) and at the Kavli Institute for Cosmology of the University of Cambridge
Director, Mphil Programmes in Criminology and Criminology Research
Postdoctoral Researcher, Optoelectronics Group, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics
Executive Director, Woolf Institute
Assistant Professor in Medical Genetics
Emeritus Clinical Dean in the University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine
Lecturer in Genomics and Structural Biology
Associate Professor at the Judge Business School

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
Emeritus Professor 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
Emeritus Professor of University of East Anglia and until recently Director of Research and Professorial Fellow in the Cambridge Faculty of Education
Director, Cambridge Centre for Animal Rights Law
Fellow, Tutor, formerly Librarian in the Faculty of Divinity
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
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
Emeritus Fellow. Former Co-Director of the Von Hugel Institute and tutor
Emeritus Fellow and former Senior Tutor
Emeritus Fellow and former Dean of Chapel, Admissions Tutor and Praelector
Bob White is Emeritus Professor of Geophysics at Cambridge University and a trustee and Emeritus Director of The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion

Honorary Fellows

The Rt Rev Bishop Peter Collins
Sir Michael Dixon


Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine
Director of Studies, HPS
Pro Vice-Chancellor: Research, Innovation and Engagement at the University of Bradford
Consultant for Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN (FAO)
Director of Studies for HSPS and Associate Tutor at St Edmund’s
Director of Development, Schools and Non-Clinical Academic Programmes
Consultant Anaesthetist, West Suffolk Hospital and Clinical Tutor, Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine
Judicial Assistant to the President of the UK Supreme Court
Director of Studies in History and History & Modern Languages
Director of Studies in Classics at St Edmund’s and an Affiliated Researcher in the Faculty of Classics
Infectious Diseases Consultant, Cambridge University hospitals and CDF in the Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
Academic Officer of the Von Hügel Institute
Director of Studies, PBS
Research Associate at the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, Department of Land Economy
Isaac Newton Trust Academic Career Development Fellow in British Politics
Research Affiliate and Co-Director of VentureESG
Affiliated Lecturer (DPMMS) and Professor of Mathematical Logic
Senior Lecturer in Genetics and Developmental Biology at Anglia Ruskin University
Director of Studies in History
Dr Martin Parker-Dixon
Deputy Admissions Tutor, Associate Tutor and Bye-Fellow
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge
Historian Musicologist at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Dentist with special interest in Oral Surgery
Tutor for the Cambridge Graduate Course in Medicine
Affiliated Lecturer in Department of Politics and International Studies
Director of the Religious Life Institute, Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology
Technical Principal, Schlumberger New Energy
Senior Research Associate at Cambridge Public Health, University of Cambridge
Cancer Bioinformatics Lead at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Office of Intercollegiate Services
Research Associate, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
Research Associate within the Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction
Deputy Director of the Cambridge Service Alliance, University of Cambridge


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.
Executive Director of The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion
Dr Thomas Forster
Mr Gavin Heaphy
Research Associate, Faraday Institute
Fellow Commoner
Leader in Residence, Fellow in Management Practice, University of Cambridge Judge Business School
Mrs Susan Lowdell
Ms Fatimah Mohammed-Ashrif
Mr David Parsons
Former Acting Bursar at St Edmund’s College

Visiting Scholars

Director of the King’s Centre for Strategic Communications (KCSC)
Professor of Internal Medicine and Paediatrics at the Yale School of Medicine, Professor of Religion and Health at the Yale Divinity School
Dr Luise Frenkel
Assistant Professor in Classical Greek at Universidade de São Paulo
Dr Yves Gaspar
Lecturer in Cosmology and Astrophysics at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Brescia
Professor Ross Hastings
Sangwoo Youtong Chee Professor of Theology at Regent College, Vancouver
Assistant Professor of Political Science at Wabash College
Postdoc at Université de Genève