Fellowship Elections


The following elections have been made with effect from 1 October 2016:


Elected to an Honorary Fellowship from 1 October 2016:

Adrian Kendal Dixon, B.A., M.A., M.B. BCh., M.D. Cambridge, F.Med.Sci., F.R.C.R., F.R.C.P., F.R.C.S.


Elected to an Emeritus Fellowship from 1 October 2016:

Roderick John Corbett Munday, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.,  Cambridge


Elected to an Official Fellowship from 1 October 2016:

Carmen Blacker Research Fellowship

Applications are invited for the Carmen Blacker Research Fellowship tenable at Peterhouse for three years from Easter 2017 or as soon as practicable thereafter.  The Fellowship has been made possible by the generous bequest of the distinguished Japanese scholar Carmen Blacker and the subject areas of the Fellowship reflect her own areas of academic interest:

Petrean Family Day 2017

On Sunday 17 September the College will once again be delighted to welcome Petreans with their children and/or grandchildren to a Party in the College. There will be a BBQ and a programme of children’s entertainment as well as refreshments more suited to the grown-ups.  It will be an occasion for Petreans to bring their families to enjoy the College and its gardens in the company of friends. New for 2017; The Raptor Foundation will be joining us with birds of prey, for a display and flight demonstration in the Scholar’s Garden.

Annual Gathering 2017

With this year's newsletter you will find a provisional programme for the annual Peterhouse Society Gathering at the College. Guests are welcome to invite a guest to attend the annual Dinner, although they must be over 18. The Gathering begins with lunch on Saturday and Petreans are welcome to arrive from 12 noon. Please see the programme for full details. Overnight accommodation is available on a first come first served basis, but please bear in mind that College rooms only offer basic single or twin accommodation and that the majority of the rooms will be in St Peter’s Terrace.

London Drinks

The spring London drinks evening will be held on Thursday 23 March from 6.30 p.m. onwards at the Oxford and Cambridge Club. Guest speaker to be confirmed. The event is free of charge, but for catering purposes we are asking that you RSVP online (booking opens January 2017) at or by contacting Holly Ashcroft.