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Political Economy Seminars

February 2017

All are welcome at two Political Economy seminars that will take place in the Old Library, All Souls College. Please follow the links below to book your place:

March 3rd: The Political Economy of the...

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Judge Christopher Vajda of the European Court of Justice to give the Lever Law Lecture

February 2017

Judge Christopher Vajda, UK Judge to the European Court of Justice, will give the 2017 Lever Law Lecture at 5pm on Friday 24 February at the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, St Cross Building, on the topic: “Dispute...

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Examination Fellowships 2017: Open Evening for Women

February 2017

Friday, 3 March - 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.

All Souls College Hall

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Lord Neuberger, President of the Supreme Court, to give the Neill Lecture 2017

February 2017

Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, will deliver this year’s Neill Lecture on Friday February 10, 2017, at 5.00pm in the Examination Schools. The title is Twenty Years a Judge: Reflections and Refractions. All are welcome.

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Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Elections

January 2017

The Warden and Fellows of the College have elected to Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships:

Ross Anderson (Yale; Life Sciences)

Lisa Lodwick (Reading; Classical Studies)

Matthew Mandelkern (MIT; Philosophy)

Jasmine Nirody (Berkeley; Life Sciences)

Srikanth Toppaladoddi (Yale; Theoretical Physical Sciences)

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Professor John Davis FBA (1938-2017)

January 2017

It is with great sorrow the College announces the death on 15 January 2017 of Professor John Davis FBA, Warden of All Souls from 1995-2008. He was Professor of Social Anthropology at Oxford from 1990-95, and previously taught at the University of Kent, where he started his academic career in 1966. The funeral will take place in All Souls...

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Derek Parfit (1942-2017)

January 2017

It is with great sadness that the College records the death on 1 January of Derek Parfit FBA, the Philosopher, who was at All Souls from his election as a Prize Fellow in 1967 to his retirement as a Senior Research Fellow in 2010, when he became an Emeritus Fellow. The funeral occasion will take place in the College Chapel at 2pm on Thursday 9...

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Visiting Fellows 2017 - 2018

December 2016

The College is pleased to announce that the following have accepted offers of Visiting Fellowships for the 2017 – 2018 academic year:

Dr David Ben-Zvi (University of Texas, Trinity Term)

Ambassador William J. Burns (...

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Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon awarded the W. J. M. Mackenzie Book Prize

November 2016

Christopher Hood, an Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College, has with Ruth Dixon been awarded the W. J. M. Mackenzie Book Prize by the Political Studies Association, for their book A Government that Worked Better and Cost Less? Evaluating...

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Examination Fellowship Elections

November 2016

The Warden and Fellows have elected Katherine Backler (Classical Studies; Corpus Christi) and Sarah Bufkin (Politics; Somerville) to Fellowships by Examination at the College.  

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Dr Margaret Bent awarded the Derek Allen Prize for Musicology

September 2016

Dr Margaret Bent CBE FBA, Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College, has been awarded the Derek Allen Prize for Musicology by the British Academy. This prize commemorates Derek Allen FBA (1910–1975), a former Secretary and Treasurer of the...

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Memorial Service for Professor Michael Sheringham

July 2016

There will be a memorial service for Professor Michael Sheringham in the Codrington Library at 2.30pm on Saturday, 1 October, followed by tea in College.  All are welcome.

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Memorial Service for Lord Neill of Bladen

July 2016

There will be a memorial service for Lord Neill in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin at 2.30pm on Saturday 12 November, followed by tea at All Souls College.  All are welcome.

Gowns may be worn.

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FBA Election

July 2016

Professor Catherine Morgan, Fellow of All Souls College, has been elected a Fellow of the British Academy.

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Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships

June 2016

Applications may now be made for Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships in Life Sciences; Theoretical Physical Sciences; Classical Studies; Modern Languages; Literature in English; and Philosophy tenable from October 2017.   See Further...

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Fellowships by Examination

June 2016

Applications may now be made to sit the examinations to be held on  29-30 September 2016 (and 1 October for some candidates).  The Fellowships by Examination will be tenable from November 2016.  See Further Particulars and...

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Lord Neill of Bladen (1926-2016)

May 2016

It is with great sadness that the College reports the death on 28 May of Lord Neill of Bladen, QC.  Patrick Neill was Warden of All Souls from 1977-1995, having been a Fellow since 1950.  From 1985 to 1989 he was Vice-Chancellor of the University...

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Dr Dmitri Levitin awarded the Leszek Kolakowski Honorary Fellowship

May 2016

Dmitri Levitin, Post-doctoral Fellow of All Souls College, has been named as the first winner of the biennial Leszek Kolakowski Honorary Fellowship by the Foundation for Polish Science.  The award recognizes scholars with...

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Professor Peter Mathias (1928-2016)

March 2016

It is with great sadness that the College reports the death on 1 March of Peter Mathias CBE FBA, who was a Fellow of the College and Chichele Professor of Economic History from 1969-1987, and an Emeritus Fellow subsequently. He was Master of Downing College, Cambridge, from...

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Senior Research Fellowship Elections

February 2016

The College has elected the following to Senior Research Fellowships: 

Professor John Gardner (Law, Oxford)
Professor Ruth Harris (History, Oxford)
Professor Ian Rumfitt (Philosophy, Birmingham)
Professor Lucia Zedner (Law, Oxford)

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