Lecturers, Visiting Research Fellows & Research Associates



Alexander Barker: Lecturer and Director of Studies in Politics (2013–).

MA (Oxon)



Hannah Mitchell: Lecturer in Ancient History (2018–).

BA (Sydney), MPhil (Sydney), PhD (St Andrews)



Rowena Archer: Lecturer in History (2014–).

BA (Bristol), MA, DPhil (Oxon), FRHistS



Nadia Jamil: Lecturer in Arabic (2014–); Senior Lecturer in Classical and Modern Standard Arabic at the Faculty of Oriental Studies.

MA (Edinburgh), DPhil (Oxon)



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Cornelia van der Poll: Lecturer in Ancient Greek (2006–).

BA (Stellenbosch), MPhil, PhD (Cantab)



Marina Bazzani: Research Lecturer in Classics (2007–); Lector in Latin and Greek Language at the Faculty of Classics.

Laurea (Genova), MA (Catholic University of America), DPhil (Oxon)



Louise Nelstrop: Lecturer in Theology (2014–).

BD (London), PGCE, MA (Bristol), PhD (Birmingham)



Leif Dixon: Lecturer in History (2014–).

BA (Sussex), DPhil (Oxon)



Yuuki Ohta: Lecturer in Philosophy (2019–).

BA (Virginia), BPhil (Oxon), DPhil (Oxon)


Guus Eelink: Lecturer in Ancient Philosophy (2019–).

BA (Amsterdam),  MSc (Amsterdam), MSt (Oxon)


Amanda Palmer: Lecturer in Human Sciences (2019–).

MA (Oxon), PhD (Warwick)


Emine Çakır: Lecturer in Turkish.




Visiting Research Fellows

Professor, the Lord Alderdice FRCPsych: Visiting Research Fellow (2019-)


Krish Raval OBE: Visiting Research Fellow in Leadership Development (2018-):


Rev Charlotte Bannister-Parker: Visiting Research Fellow (2018-); Director of Outreach, St Mary the Virgin, Oxford. BA, MA (Durham),


Research Associates

Eva Grosman: Research Associate in International Relations (2018-); Chairman of the Centre for Democracy and Peace Building, Belfast, Director, Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict. MA, CIPR

Nancy Hawker: Research Associate in Arabic and Hebrew (2014–); Leverhulme Earler-Cereer Fellow at the Faculty of Oriental Studies. BA, MA (SOAS), DPhil (Oxon)

Jonathan Jong: Research Associate in Anthropology (2014–); Research Co-ordinator at the Cognition and Culture Lab at the Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology. BSc, PhD (Otago)

Maximilian Lau: Research Associate in History (2018-); Adjutant Assistant Professor of Medieval History, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo. BA, MA, Dphil (Oxon)

Maryyum Mahmood: Research Associate in International Relations (2018-); Teaching Fellow in Politics and International Studies, SOAS: BA, MA, PhD (London)

Calum Miller: Research Associate in Philosophy and Ethics (2018-): Tutorial teacher, Pacific Lutheran University. BA, BM BCh (Oxon), MA

Selin Nugent: Research Associate in Anthropology (2018-): Postdoctoral researcher in Anthropology, University of Oxford. BA, BS, MA, PhD (Ohio)

Barbara Tramelli: Research Associate in History of Art and Science (2018-), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - Equipex Biblissima. BA (Milan), MA (Warburg Institute), PhD (Freie University, Berlin)

Sarah Williams: Research Associate in History (2018-): Research Professor, History of Christianity, Regent College, Vancouver. BA, DPhil (Oxon)

Lucy Rayfield Research Associate in the French Renaissance (2019-):BA, MSt, DPhil (Oxon)