Clare College Cambridge

Honorary Fellows



Mr Peter Ackroyd CBE, FRSL, HonD Litt

Novelist, biographer and poet


Professor Susan Alcock MA, PhD, FSA

Professor of Classics & Classical Archaeology at the University of Michigan; Director of the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World and Professor of Classics at Brown University, 2006-2015

Professor Anthony Appiah PhD

Professor of Philosophy and Law, New York University, novelist and cultural theorist


Sir David Attenborough OM, CH, CVO, CBE, FRS

Broadcaster and Naturalist



Sir Nicholas Barrington KCMG, CVO

Diplomat. High Commissioner to Pakistan, 1987-94


Sir Walter Bodmer PhD, FRS, FRCPath

Human Geneticist. Head of Cancer & Immunogenetics Laboratory, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford; Principal of Hertford College, Oxford, 1996-2005


Professor Sir David Cannadine DPhil, LittD, FBA, FSA, FRSL

Dodge Professor of History, Princeton University; President of the British Academy


H.E. Fernando Henrique Cardoso LLD

Former President of the Federative Republic of Brazil, 1995-2002

 

The Right Reverend Vivienne Faull MA

Bishop of Bristol


Professor Henry Louis 'Skip' Gates

Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University



Professor Sir Malcolm Grant CBE, LLD, FAcSS

Chair of the NHS Commissioning Board; Chancellor of the University of York;Chair of NHS England, 2011-2018; President and Provost of University College London, 2003-2013
 

Sir Tim Hunt PhD, FRS, FMedSci, FRSE

Biochemist and Molecular Physiologist; Nobel Laureate 2001
 

Professor Dame Frances Kirwan DBE, DPhil, FRS

Savillian Professor of Geometry, University of Oxford


Professor Lord Mair CBE, FRS, FICE, FREng

Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering (formerly Professor of Geotechnical Engineering) and Head of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Cambridge; Master of Jesus College, Cambridge, 2001–11


Sir Roger Norrington CBE

Conductor


Mr Matthew Parris MA

Author, political commentator, broadcaster and journalist

Dr John Milford Rutter CBE, DMus, Hon FGCM

Composer and Conductor



The Right Reverend Mark Santer

Former Bishop of Birmingham


Professor Jonathan Spence CMG

Historian and public intellectual in Chinese history.  Former Sterling Professor of History, Yale University


Sir Mark Walport PhD, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSci, FRS

Chief Executive, UK Research and Innovation; Director of the Wellcome Trust, 2003-2013


Professor James Dewey Watson KBE, ScD, FRS

Molecular Biologist and geneticist; Nobel Laureate 1962


Professor Sir Andrew Wiles KBE, PhD, FRS

Mathematician and number theorist. Royal Society Research Professor; Regius Professor of Mathematics, University of Oxford.


Lord Williams of Oystermouth PC, DD, FBA

Theologian and poet. Archbishop of Canterbury, 2002-2012; Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge; Chancellor of the University of South Wales


Lord Wilson of Dinton GCB

Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 2002-2012; Cabinet Secretary & Head of the Home Civil Service, 1998-2002.