Professor Toby Wilkinson appointed Fellow for Development
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Clare College is delighted to announce the election of one of its current bye-fellows, Professor Toby Wilkinson, as Fellow for Development, with effect from 3 May 2022.

 

Toby Wilkinson served as Clare’s Development Director between 2003 and 2011, before taking up a position as the University of Cambridge’s Director of International Strategy between 2011 and 2017. Toby was thereafter Deputy Vice Chancellor of Lincoln University and is about to complete his term as Vice Chancellor of Fiji National University. He is a leading Egyptologist and publishes his latest book, Tutankhamun's Trumpet, in May this year.

 

Commenting on Toby Wilkinson’s appointment, Clare’s Master, Loretta Minghella said: "It will be an enormous pleasure to welcome Toby Wilkinson back to Clare, where he is already held in such high regard. Since leaving the Clare Development Office in 2011, he has built on his significant experience in Development with great success in higher education strategy, leadership and management. As we work towards some important anniversaries, the 50th anniversary of the admission of women to Clare later this year and the 700th anniversary of our founding in 2026, Toby will help us engage the whole College....

read more... 
Dr Mike Bown 1928-2021
Dr Mike Bown 1928-2021
The College was saddened to learn of the death of alumnus and Fellow Dr Mike Bown (1946), who passed away on 29th July 2021 at the age of 93.   Mike studied Physics at Clare, matriculating....
Clare wins Gold in 2021's Green Impact Awards
Clare wins Gold in 2021's Green Impact Awards
Clare has once again won a Gold Colleges award in this year's Green Impact competition, making 2021 the seventh year in a row the College has won gold or platinum. The Green Impact awards support....
David Swensen, Bye-Fellow of Clare College (1954-2021)
David Swensen, Bye-Fellow of Clare College (1954-2021)
The College was deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of bye-Fellow, Dr David Swensen. Dr Swensen was chief investment officer of Yale University from 1985 until his death this year.....
Professor David Rowitch elected Fellow of the Royal Society
Professor David Rowitch elected Fellow of the Royal Society
Professor David Rowitch, Head of the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Clare College, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society.   Professor....
Professor Paul Cartledge named Commander of the Order of Honour
Professor Paul Cartledge named Commander of the Order of Honour
Renowned ancient historian Professor Paul Cartledge FSA has been named Commander of the Order of Honour (Ταξιάρχης τῆς....
Professor Richard West 1924-2020
Professor Richard West 1924-2020
The College is saddened to report the death of Professor Richard West, eminent botanist, geologist and quarternary scientist, on 30th December 2020 at the age of 93.   Professor West was an....