Wadham's people

Wadham's vibrant community of people is what makes the College a unique and inspiring atmosphere in which to work and study. For biographies of our key people please refer to our people listing.

Foundation Fellows

Foundation Fellows

Foundation Fellows

Foundation Fellows are honoured for outstanding service to the College.

Alan Green, MA
John Hewitt, MA
Michael John Peagram, MA, DPhil
Joyce von Bothmer
David Kimball Richards, MA
Stephen William Canning Stow, BA
John Kenneth Woods, MA
Nicholas Barber, MA, CBE
Anthony Preston, MA
Matthew A Benham
Alasdair J Locke, MA
John McCall MacBain, MA, MBA
Julian Day, BA

Foundation Fellows

Foundation Fellow, Alan Green, his wife Shirley (left) and Director of Development Julie Hage

Honorary Fellows

Honorary Fellows

Honorary Fellows

Honorary Fellows are often, but not necessarily, alumni of the College or former Fellows who have had outstandingly distinguished careers in their chosen field.

HRH Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam, GCB, Sultan of Kedah
Sir Brian Kenyon Burnett, GCB, DFC, AFC, BA
HIH Princess Ashraf Pahlavi
Sir Denys Tudor Emil Roberts, KBE, BCL, MA, QC
Lee Shau Kee
Sir David Smith,  MA, DPhil, FRS 
Sir Michael Checkland, Kt, MA
Richard Barrie Dobson, MA, DPhil, FBA
Sir Charles Sydney Rycroft Giffard, KCMG, MA
Peter Day, MA, DPhil, FRS  
Wasim Sajjad, BCL, MA
Rt Hon Sir Christopher Rose, PC, BCL
Rt Hon Lord Moser (Claus Adolf Moser, KCB, CBE, FBA
Sir Franklin Delow Berman, KCMG, MA, QC

Rt Hon Lord Bragg (Melvyn Bragg), MA
Peter Marshall, CBE, MA, DPhil, FBA
Sir John Hanson, KCMG, CBE, MA 
Allan Ezra Gotlieb, BCL, MA
Sir Roderick Castle Floud, MA, DPhil, FBA
Rt Hon Lord John Anthony Dyson, PC, MA
Peter Andrew Stewart Milliken, BCL, MA
Most Revd Rowan Douglas Williams, DPhil, DD (MA Cantab), FBA
David Kingsley Malcolm, AC, BCL (LL B Western Australia)
Hugh Allen Oliver Hill, MA, DSc (BSc, PhD Belf), FRS
Sir David Ross Winkley, DPhil (MA Cantab)
Rt Hon Sir James Munby, PC, BA
Professor Andrew Thomson, FRS, OBE

Emeritus Fellows

Emeritus Fellows

Emeritus Fellows are retired College Fellows. At Wadham we are delighted that many of our Emeritus Fellows are still actively involved in College life.

(Date indicates the year of commencement of the current fellowship).

 

1955    Williams, Robert Joseph Paton, MA, DPhil, FRS
1960    McLeod, John Bryce, MA, DPhil, FRS, FRSE
1962    Edmonds, Donald Thomas, MA, DPhil (BSc Aberd)
1963    Davies, Clifford Stephen Lloyd, MA, FRHistS. Keeper of the Archives
1965    Ayers, Michael Richard, MA (PhD Cantab), FBA
1965    Wood, Colin John, MA (PhD Lond)

1967    Ockenden, Raymond Curtis, MA, DPhil Dean of Degrees
1967    Currie, Robert, MA, DPhil, FRHistS
1969    Brooker, Geoffrey Alford, MA, DPhil
1969    Simpson, Crispin John Stephen Moncreiff, MA, DPhil
1970    Dyke, Keith Graham Healey, MA (MA, PhD)
1973    Penrose, Sir Roger, OM, MA (BSc Lond; PhD Cantab), FRS
1974    Brown, John Michael, FRS
1976    Gurney, John David, MA DPhil Oxon
1976    Passingham, Richard Edward, MSc PhD Lond, MA Oxon, FRS
1976    Hackney, Jeffrey, BCL MA Oxon
1984    Edwards, Rear Admiral John Phillip, CB, LVO, MA
1984    Ross, Graham, FRS
1985    McColl, Bill Finlay, MA (BSc Strath; PhD Warw)
1987    Liu, Tao Tao, MA, DPhil
1987    Montagu, Jeremy Peter Samuel, MA, FSA

1988    Trowell, Brian Lewis, MA (MA, PhD Cantab)
1988    Cowley, Roger Arthur, MA (MA, PhD Cantab), FRS
1990    Sheikholeslami, Ali Reza, MA (MA Northwestern, Evanston; PhD UCLA)
1994    Sauvage, Captain Michel Pierre, MA, Royal Navy
1994    Tunbridge, William Michael Gregg, MA, DM, FRCP
1995    O'Donoghue, Bernard
1996    Strohm, Reinhard, FBA
1996    Morwood, James Henry Weldon, MA (MA Cantab) Editor of the Wadham Gazette

Keeley Visiting Fellows

Keeley Visiting Fellows

The Keeley Visiting Fellows are a class of Fellows created and endowed in honour of Mr T.C. Keeley, a much respected Fellow in Physics who served Wadham from 1924 to 1963. They form a welcome addition to the fellowship, and their contribution to college life is much valued.

Keeley Visiting Fellows  are appointed based on departmental nomination for a period of up to a year’s sabbatical in their chosen subject, based at Wadham.

2013-14 Professor György Geréby
2013-14 Professor Marius Usher, Ph.D.
2013      Professor Roy M. MacLeod
2012      Professor John M. Drake
2012-13 Professor Brian F. Havel, J.S.D.
2011      Professor Dr Paulo de Medeiros
2011-12 Professor Brian F. Havel, J.S.D.
2010-11 Professor Dr Hans Bernsdorff
2010      Professor Arvind Raman
2010      Professor Fernando Rodgriguez Villegas
2009      Professor Thomas Hurka
2008-09 Professor Roberta Gilchrist
2007-08 Professor Pamela Clemit
2006-07 Professor Michael Depledge

 

Keeley Visting Fellow, Roy MacLeod

Fellows Eveline Ramaekers and Edmund Herzig with Warden, Ken Macdonald QC

Tutorial Fellows and academic staff

Tutorial Fellows and academic staff

Academics

* denotes Tutorial Fellow
† denotes Professorial Fellow
‡ denotes Research Fellow
§ denotes Lecturer

Ancient History
Dr William Mack
Dr Peter Thonemann *

Biochemistry
Professor Ben Berks *
Dr David Staunton §

Biology
Professor Susan Lea †
Dr Ian Moore *
Dr Nathalie Seddon *

Chemistry
Professor Paul Beer * (Inorganic)
Professor Darren Dixon * (Organic)
Dr Lydia Gilday § (Inorganic)
Dr Andrew Mitchell
Dr Mark Wallace * (Physical)

Classics
Dr Stephen Heyworth * (Lang & Lit)

Computer Science
Professor Tom Melham §

Economics
Dr Alan Beggs *
Professor Francesco Zanetti *

Engineering
Dr Alfonso Castrejon-Pita
Professor David Edwards *
Professor Ekaterina Shamonina
Dr Mark Thompson *
Dr Colin Wood §

English
Dr Jane Griffiths *
Dr Rebecca Marsland §
Professor Ankhi Mukherjee *
Dr Kendra Packham ‡

History
Dr Jane Garnett *
Dr Sebastian Gehrig
Dr Matthew Kempshall *
Professor Richard Sharpe †

Human Sciences
Dr Emma Cohen *
Professor Sallie Lamb †

Law
Mr Jeffrey Hackney §
Mr Brian Havel §
Professor Laura Hoyano *
Dr Tarunabh Khaitan *
Dr Eveline Ramaekers *

Management
Professor Colin Mayer †
Dr Oren Sussman *

Mathematics
Professor Philip Candelas †
Dr David Conlon *
Dr Andrew Hodges *
Dr Martin Klimmek ‡
Professor Alexander Ritter *
Professor Nick Woodhouse *‡

Medicine
Professor Nicholas Athanasou †
Dr Michael Bannon †
Dr Jennifer Brown §
Dr Andrew Farmery *
Dr Stephen Goss †
Dr Nishan Guha §
Dr Duncan Howie §
Dr Ian McNab §
Mr Richard Stacey §
Dr Simon Yarrow §

Modern Languages

Dr Michael Abecassis § (French)
Professor Guido Bonsaver § (Italian)
Dr Philip Bullock * (Russian)
Professor Carolin Duttlinger * (German)
Professor Robin Fiddian * (Spanish)
Dr Stephen Goddard § (French)
Professor Christina Howells * (French)
Dr William McKenzie § (French)
Ms Patricia Mirabile § (French)
Dr Joanna Neilly § (German)
Mr Ufuk Ozturk (German)
Dr Dimitris Papanikolaou § (Greek)
Professor Cláudia Pazos Alonso § (Portuguese)
Professor Philippe Roussin †

Music
Professor Eric Clarke †

Oriental Studies
Professor Dominic Brookshaw (Persian)
Dr Otared Haidar § (Arabic)
Professor Edmund Herzig † (Persian)
Dr Margaret Hillenbrand * (Chinese)
Mr Shoi-yun Kan § (Chinese)
Ms Hiroe Kaji § (Japanese)

Philosophy
Professor Alexander Paseau *
Dr Tom Sinclair *
Dr Thomas Simpson †

Physics
Dr Guido Bell *
Dr Martin Bureau *
Dr Paul McClarty †
Professor Paolo G. Radaelli †
Dr Candadi Sukumar *
Professor Giulia Zanderighi *

Politics
Dr Paul Martin *

Psychology
Dr Steven Buckingham §
Dr Christopher Summerfield *

College Officers

College Officers

Sub-Warden   (Professor David Edwards)
Responsible for the well-being of the Fellowship; assists and deputises for the Warden as required.

Steward of Common Room   (Dr Andrew Farmery)
Has oversight of Common Room affairs.  Please direct all enquiries to the (tel: 277965).

Senior Tutor and Tutor for Admissions   (Dr Caroline Mawson)
Based in the Tutorial Office, the Senior Tutor oversees academic appointments and the College teaching of undergraduates.  The Senior Tutor's functions cover the whole range of academic welfare.  She is available to all undergraduates to give advice in confidence on any academic or personal concerns.  With the Tutor for Undergraduates, she also acts formally on the behalf of the Tutorial Board when an undergraduate is seriously underperforming.  As Tutor for Admissions, is responsible for overseeing all admissions activity for undergraduates.For appointments please contact the Academic Support Administrator (tel: 277967).

Tutor for Undergraduates   (Dr Christopher Summerfield)
Is responsible for Wadham undergraduate students. With the help of the Tutorial Office, the Tutor for Undergraduates deals with student progress and academic monitoring, and may be consulted on academic and personal matters by any undergraduate.  Please direct all enquiries to the Academic Support Administrator (tel: 277967).

Tutor for Graduates   (Dr Mark Thompson)
Responsible for Wadham graduate students reading for higher degrees or diplomas.  With the help of the Tutor for Admissions, the Tutor for Graduates deals with admissions, changes of status and graduate examination entries, and may be consulted on academic or personal matters by any graduate.
Please direct all enquires regarding admissions to the Admissions Administrator (tel: 277545). For all other queries, including changes of status and examination entries, please contact the Academic Support Administrator (tel: 277967).

Dean of Degrees   (Dr Ray Ockenden)
Presents members of the college for degrees, organises degree days and matriculation.  Please direct all enquiries to Teodora Rnjak (tel: 277947). 

Dean   (Dr Andrew Hodges)
Responsible for various aspects of the day-to-day student life of the College and for liaison between students and the Governing Body.  The Dean has authority in matters of discipline concerning the behaviour of individuals or groups, and is assisted by the Sub-Deans.  Please direct all enquiries to the Academic Support Administrator (tel: 277967).

Sub-Deans
Nikolas Kirby
Anbara Khalidi
Simon Leese (Merifield)

Keeper of the Gardens   (Dr Matthew Kempshall)

Domestic Bursar (Mrs Frances Lloyd)
Responsible for non-academic support activity (domestic and fabric of the college), and for personnel matters relating to non-academic staff.  Please direct all enquiries to the Domestic Bursar's PA, Jackie Hinton (tel: 277963).

Finance Bursar   (Mr Ian Thompson)
Responsible for overall college finance: including investment; financial planning; control and accounting; academic salaries; pensions etc. Please direct all enquiries to the Finance Bursar's PA (tel: 277965)

Tutor for women, Christine Howells

Tutor for women, Christine Howells

Development Director   (Ms Julie Hage)
Responsible for the conduct of the College’s Campaign and fostering links with former members of the College, by the dissemination of news and the organising of events in Oxford and elsewhere. (tel: 277997)

Chaplain   (Benjamin Williams)
Chaplain (tel: 277905)

Tutor for Women   (Prof. Christina Howells)
Deals with academic, social and personal problems, as well as wider issues relating to women students.

Fellow Computing Officer (Mr Ian Thompson)
Please direct all general IT enquiries to it-support@wadh.ox.ac.uk

Editor of the 'Wadham College Gazette'   (Mr James Morwood)
Past copies of the Wadham Gazette may be available upon request. Please contact Salome Parker for further information (tel: 277595).

Senior Treasurer of Amalgamated Clubs (Dr Paul Martin)
Oversees the distribution of money between various clubs and sporting facilities, and the running of the sports ground.

Non academic staff

Non academic staff

Catering team members

Administration Staff
Accommodation Officer: Jo-Ann Wheble, 277968  
Conference & Events Manager: Jan Trinder, 277579   
Conference & Events Administrative  Assistant: Elise O’Brien, 277558   
Conference & Events Assistant: Rebecca Morris, 287468   
Domestic Bursar's PA: Jackie Hinton,    277963   
Warden's Secretary/Executive Assistant: Rachel Paniagua 277931  
Website & Communications: Julia Banfield, 287453  

Accounts Department
Finance Bursar's Secretary/PA & Fellows' Admin Assistant: Katarina Bjurstedt, 277965  
College Accountant: Vince Skeffington, 277950  
Senior Bursary Clerk: Jan Lees, 277952  
Payroll officer: Radha Tharmalingam, 277980   
Bursary Clerk: Joan Griffin, 277951
Assistant accountant: Kelly Rayson, 277951

Development Office      
Development Director: Julie Hage, 277977
Deputy Development Director: TBA 277542
Campaign Advisor: John Hewitt (p/t), 277953  
Acting Executive Officer: Fran Woodcock, 277970    
Development Officer: Laurelle Vingoe, 277570  
Development Officer- Research: Angela Jefferson (p/t), 277543  
Communications & Events Officer: Salome Parker, 277595   

IT Department      
Head of Information and Computer Technology: Lee Wootton, 277995    
Senior Systems Administrator: Gordon Berry, 277988    
IT and AV Technician: Crispin Raine, 277594    

Library  
Librarian: Tim Kirtley, 277914
Assistant Librarian: Francesca Heaney,  277914

Tutorial Office
Tutorial Office Administrator: Teodora Rnjak, 277947  
Academic Administrator: Jennie Thorne, 277946  
Admissions Administrator: Mike Froggatt, 277545  
Access & Outreach Officer: Ann Furnell, 287460   
Academic Support Administrator: Aimee Overington, 277967

 

Members of the College Works team

Domestic Staff              
Steward: 277909   
Head Butler: 277906   
Head Chef: 277908   
Head Porter: 277900   
Housekeeper: 277916   
Assistant Housekeeper: 277981  
Works Manager: 277554  
Head Gardener: 277900    
Merifield Manager: 432259  
Groundsman: 310382   
Boatman: 07767770748    

Medical staff            
College Nurse: Mary Ann Dale, 277955  
College Dentist: Drs FG & LR Fabian, 249492    
College Doctors: Dr Deborah Waller, 240501; Dr Richard Silvester, 240501    

 
Wadham staff

Room bookings

Details of how to book a room for our Fellows, academics and students

Room bookings