Statutes and Ordinances of the University of Cambridge
pp. 81–87

In this section

Schedule C (vii) 1:

Amendment of this schedule is made by Grace. Professorships are assigned to this schedule by Ordinance or Grace.

This schedule lists University officers whose offices qualify them to hold Professorial Fellowships.


Abrahamic Faiths and Shared Values (Sultan Qaboos)


Active Tectonics


Aeronautical Engineering (Francis Mond)

Aerothermal Technology

Aesthetic Development

Algebraic Geometry

American History

American History (Paul Mellon)

American History and Institutions (Pitt)


Analytical Biotechnology

Analytical Physics


Ancient History

Ancient Philosophy

Ancient Philosophy (Laurence)

Anglo-Saxon (Elrington and Bosworth)

Animal Embryology (Charles Darwin)

Applied Mathematics (1964)

Applied Mathematics (2003)

Applied Mathematics (2006)

Applied Mathematics (2013)

Applied Mathematics (2017)

Applied Physics

Applied Thermodynamics (Hopkinson and Imperial Chemical Industries)

Arabic (Sir Thomas Adams’s)

Archaeological Science (George Pitt-Rivers)

Archaeology (Disney)

Architecture (1970)

Architecture and the Moving Image

Architecture and Urban Studies

Arts, Creativities, and Education

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (John Harvard)

Astronomy (2012)

Astronomy (2015)

Astronomy and Experimental Philosophy (Plumian)

Astronomy and Geometry (Lowndean)

Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics

Astrophysics (1909)

Astrophysics (2009)

Astrophysics (2011)

Astrophysics (2016)

Astrophysics and Cosmology

Atmospheric Science (2005)

Atmospheric Science (2016)

Behavioural Ecology

Behavioural Neuroscience (2009)

Behavioural Neuroscience (2013)

Behavioural Neuroscience (2016)

Behavioural Science

Biochemistry (Sir William Dunn)

Biochemistry (Herchel Smith)

Biological and Biomedical Chemistry

Biological Chemistry

Biological Physics

Biology (Quick)

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Magnetic Resonance

Biophysical Chemistry


Biostatistics (MRC Research)

Botany (Regius)

Brain Physics

Business Economics

Cancer and Developmental Biology

Cancer Biology (Royal Society Napier Research)

Cancer Development

Cancer Epidemiology

Cancer Prevention

Cancer Research (2001, Grace 10 of 13 December 2000)

Cancer Research (Ursula Zoëllner)

Cancer Risk Prediction

Cancer Sciences

Cancer Therapeutics

Cardiopulmonary Medicine

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiovascular Medicine (British Heart Foundation)

Cardiovascular Sciences (British Heart Foundation)

Catalan Studies

Cell and Cancer Biology

Cell and Membrane Biology

Cell Biology (2014)

Cell Biology (2017)

Cell Physiology

Cell Signalling

Cellular Biochemistry

Cellular Dynamics

Cellular Neuroscience

Cellular Pathophysiology and Clinical Biochemistry

Cellular Pharmacology


Celtic and Medieval Studies

Chemical and Molecular Biology

Chemical and Structural Biology (John Humphrey Plummer)

Chemical Engineering (1999)

Chemical Engineering (2009)

Chemical Engineering (Shell)

Chemical Engineering Science

Chemical Physics (1999)

Chemical Physics (2008)

Chemical Physics (2011)

Chemical Reaction Engineering

Chemistry (1968)

Chemistry (2012)

Chemistry (2014)

Chemistry (2014)

Chemistry (BP) (1702)

Chemistry (Geoffrey Moorhouse Gibson)

Chemistry and Chemical Biology (2012)

Chemistry and Chemical Biology (2013)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Chinese Development (Chong Hua)

Chinese History, Science, and Civilization (Joseph Needham)

Chinese Management (Sinyi)

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Civil Engineering (2013)

Civil Engineering (2017)

Civil Engineering (Sir Kirby Laing)

Civil Justice and Private Law

Civil Law (Regius)

Classical Archaeology (Laurence)


Classics and Ancient History

Climate Change Policy

Clinical Autoimmunity

Clinical Biochemistry and Medicine

Clinical Cancer Medicine

Clinical Gerontology

Clinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Clinical Microbiology

Clinical Neuropsychology

Clinical Neuroscience

Clinical Nursing Research (Florence Nightingale Foundation)

Clinical Oncology

Coastal Dynamics

Cognitive Developmental Neuroscience

Cognitive Neurology

Cognitive Psychology (MRC Research)

Colloid Science

Combinatorial Mathematics

Commonwealth History (Smuts)

Communications Systems (Marconi)

Company and Securities Law

Comparative and Developmental Criminology

Comparative Cognition

Comparative Immunogenetics

Comparative Pathology

Comparative Philology

Complex Physical Systems (Schlumberger)

Computational Engineering

Computational Linguistics (2004)

Computational Linguistics (2011)

Computational Linguistics (2017)

Computational Logic

Computational Morphodynamics

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Physics

Computer Engineering

Computer Science (1994)

Computer Science (2012)

Computer Science (2016)

Computer Science (Robert Sansom)

Computer Technology (1997)

Computer Technology (2005)

Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition


Conservation and Development (Moran)

Conservation Biology (Miriam Rothschild)

Conservation Science

Construction Engineering (Laing O’Rourke)

Control Engineering

Corporate Governance (Adam Smith)

Corporate Law (S. J. Berwin)


Cosmology (Stephen W. Hawking)

Cosmology and Astrophysics (2011)

Cosmology and Astrophysics (2017)

Criminal and Penal Justice

Criminology (Wolfson)

Criminology and Criminal Justice (2006)

Criminology and Criminal Justice (2010)

Crop Science (Russell R. Geiger)

Cultural History and Aesthetics


Deep History and Archaeology of Africa (Jennifer Ward Oppenheimer)

Developmental Biology (John Humphrey Plummer)

Developmental Biology

Developmental Cardiovascular Physiology and Medicine

Developmental Endocrinology

Developmental Genetics

Developmental Mechanick

Developmental Neuroscience

Developmental Psychology

Developmental Psychopathology

Device Materials

Divinity (Lady Margaret’s)

Divinity (Norris-Hulse)

Divinity (Regius)

Early Modern European History

Early Modern French Literature and Culture

Early Modern History

Earth and Planetary Materials

Earth Sciences (BP Foundation McKenzie)

Earth Sciences (Royal Society Research)

Ecclesiastical History (Dixie)

Ecological and Developmental Criminology

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (Prince Philip)


Economic and Social History

Economic History (1928)

Economic History (2004)

Economic Theory

Economics (1970)

Economics (2007)

Economics (2013)

Economics (El-Erian)

Economics (Frank Ramsey)

Economics and Game Theory

Economics and Organization

Economics and Philosophy

Education (1938)

Education (2000)

Education (2000)

Education (2004)

Education (2004)

Education (2005)

Education (2008)

Education (2011)

Electrical Engineering

Electron Device Physics (Hitachi)

Electronic Engineering


Embryonic Pluripotency

Empirical Macroeconomics

Empirical Sociology

Endocrine Physiology


Energy and Materials Science

Energy and Sustainability

Engineering (1875)

Engineering (1966, Grace 5 of 1 December 1965)

Engineering (2008)

Engineering (2012)

Engineering (Rank)

Engineering (Regius)

Engineering (Van Eck)

Engineering and the Environment

Engineering Design

Engineering Sustainability

English (1966, Grace 2 of 1 December 1965)

English (2001)

English (2001, Grace 1 of 21 November 2001)

English and Applied Linguistics

English Law (Rouse Ball)

English Literature (King Edward VII)

English Private Law

Enterprise Studies (Margaret Thatcher)

Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics

Environmental Economics and Public Policy

Environmental Systems Analysis

Epidemiology (MRC Research)

Epidemiology and Medicine

Equine and Farm Animal Science (Alborada)

European Law

European Prehistory

European Union and Employment Law

Evolution and Behaviour

Evolutionary Biology (2013)

Evolutionary Biology (2014)

Evolutionary Genetics (2008)

Evolutionary Genetics (2017)

Evolutionary Palaeobiology (1995)

Evolutionary Paleobiology (2014)

Experimental Astrophysics

Experimental Combustion

Experimental Haematology

Experimental Medicine (Genzyme)

Experimental Neurology (Merck Company Foundation)

Experimental Neuroscience

Experimental Particle Physics

Experimental Philosophy

Experimental Physics (1998)

Experimental Physics (2002)

Experimental Physics (2014)

Experimental Psychology (1931)

Experimental Psychology (2013)

Experimental Quantum Physics

Family Research

Farm Animal Health, Food Science, and Food Safety (Marks & Spencer)

Finance (2012)

Finance (2015)

Finance (Sir Evelyn de Rothschild)

Financial Economics (Janeway)

Fluid Dynamics

Fluid Mechanics (2006)

Fluid Mechanics (2006)

Fluid Mechanics (2016)

Fluid Mechanics (Dyson)

Fluid Mechanics (G. I. Taylor)

Fluid Mechanics and the Environment

Forest Ecology and Conservation

French (Drapers)

French Government (Visiting)

French Linguistics and Language Change

French Literature and the Visual Arts

French Philology and Linguistics


General Practice

Genetic Epidemiology

Genetics (Arthur Balfour)

Genetics and Genomics

Genome Biology


Geography (1931)

Geography (1993)

Geology (Woodwardian)



German (Schröder)

German History and Thought


Greek (Regius)

Greek Culture (A. G. Leventis)



Health Management (Dennis Gillings)

Health Neuroscience (Bernard Wolfe)

Health Services Research (RAND)

Hebrew (Regius)

High Energy Physics (2003)

High Energy Physics (2009)


Historical Anthropology (2006)

Historical Anthropology (2015)

Historical Musicology

Historical and Cultural Geography

History (Regius)

History and Culture of the Maghrib

History and Philosophy of Science (2002)

History and Philosophy of Science (2010)

History and Philosophy of Science (Hans Rausing)

History and Public Policy

History of Art

History of European International Relations

History of Medieval Art

History of Political Thought

History of Science

History of Science and Medicine

History of Southeast Asia

Human Evolution (Leverhulme)

Human Evolutionary Biology and Prehistory

Human Genetics (2011)

Human Genetics (2015)

Human Geography

Hypoxia Signalling and Cell Biology


Immunology (Sheila Joan Smith)

Immunology and Cell Biology

Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Immunology and Medicine

Imperial and Naval History (Vere Harmsworth)

Indian Business and Enterprise (Jawaharlal Nehru)

Industrial Information Engineering

Industrial Relations and Labour Economics (Montague Burton)

Infectious Disease Informatics

Infectious Diseases

Information and Communications

Information Engineering (1994)

Information Engineering (2000)

Information Engineering (2002)

Information Engineering (2004)

Information Engineering (2012)

Information Engineering (2013)

Information Systems and Innovation Studies

Infrastructure Geotechnics

Innate Immunity

Innovation and Organization

Inorganic Chemistry

Intellectual History

Intellectual Property Law (Herchel Smith)

Interdisciplinary Design

International Education

International Finance (Pembroke Visiting)

International History

International Law (2006)

International Law (2017)

International Law (Whewell)

International Law and International Constitutional Studies

International Relations (Sir Patrick Sheehy)

Italian (Serena)

Italian and Romance Linguistics

Japanese Studies


Land Economy

Language and Information

Laser Engineering

Latin (Kennedy)

Latin American Geography

Latin-American Literature

Latin-American Studies (Simón Bolívar)

Latin Literature

Law (1973)

Law (2006)

Law and Environmental Policy (Harold Samuel)

Law and Legal History

Law and Public Policy

Law of Real Property

Laws of England (Downing)

Legal and Political Philosophy

Legal Science (Arthur Goodhart Visiting)

Leukaemia Stem Cell Biology


Linguistics and Philosophy of Language


Logic and Algorithms

Machine Learning

Macroeconomics (2008)

Macroeconomics (2017)

Macromolecular Materials Science

Mammalian Development and Stem Cell Biology

Management Accounting

Management Studies

Management Studies (Beckwith)

Management Studies (Diageo)

Management Studies (KPMG)

Manufacturing Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering (GKN)

Materials Chemistry

Materials Engineering

Materials Physics

Materials Science (2001)

Materials Science (2007)

Materials Science (2008)

Materials Science (2009)

Materials Science (2009)

Materials Science (2016)

Materials Science (Sir Alan Cottrell)

Materials Science (Goldsmiths’)

Materials Science and Metallurgy

Mathematical Astrophysics

Mathematical Biology (1999)

Mathematical Biology (2017)

Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science

Mathematical Physics (1967)

Mathematical Physics (1978)

Mathematical Physics (1998)

Mathematical Sciences (2001)

Mathematical Sciences (2013)

Mathematical Sciences (N. M. Rothschild & Sons)

Mathematical Statistics (1961)

Mathematical Statistics (2016)

Mathematics (2008)

Mathematics (2014)

Mathematics (2015)

Mathematics (Lucasian)

Mathematics (Rouse Ball)

Mathematics for Operational Research (Churchill)

Mathematics of Systems

Matrix Biochemistry

Mechanical Engineering (1993)

Mechanical Engineering (1997)

Mechanical Engineering (2006)

Mechanical Engineering (2013)

Mechanics of Materials (1997)

Mechanics of Materials (1999)

Medical Genetics (1997)

Medical Genetics (2007)

Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine

Medical Genetics and Neurodevelopment

Medical Oncology

Medical Physics

Medicinal Chemistry (Herchel Smith)

Medicine (1962)

Medicine (1987)

Medicine (2010)

Medieval and Renaissance English

Medieval French and Occitan

Medieval French Literature

Medieval History

Medieval Music

Medieval Music and Literature

Mediterranean History

Metabolic Medicine

Metabolism and Medicine

Metabolism and Nutrition

Metallurgy (Tata Steel)

Metamorphic Petrology

Metaphysics and Poetics

Microbial Pathogenesis (GlaxoSmithKline)


Microstructure Engineering

Microsystems Technology

Mineral Physics

Mineralogy and Mineral Physics

Mineralogy and Petrology

Mitochondrial Medicine (MRC Research)

Mobile Systems

Modern and Contemporary History

Modern and Medieval German Studies

Modern Arabic Studies (His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said)

Modern British History

Modern Chinese History

Modern Cultural History

Modern German and Comparative Culture

Modern History

Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

Molecular Biology (2004)

Molecular Biology (2011)

Molecular Biology (Herchel Smith)

Molecular Biophysics

Molecular Cancer Biology (Royal Society Research)

Molecular Cell Biology

Molecular Endocrinology

Molecular Genetics (Herchel Smith)

Molecular Genetics and Genomics

Molecular Haematology

Molecular Haemostasis

Molecular Imaging Chemistry

Molecular Medicine and Stem Cell Genomics

Molecular Metabolism

Molecular Microbiology

Molecular Modelling

Molecular Neurobiology

Molecular Neurogenetics

Molecular Neurology

Molecular Nutrition and Metabolism

Molecular Pathology

Molecular Pharmacology

Molecular Physiology and Pathology

Molecular Sciences Informatics (Unilever)

Molecular Virology


Music and Science

Music History

Music Theory and Analysis

Musical Performance Studies

Nanotechnology (1999)

Nanotechnology (2011)

Nanotechnology (2016)

Natural Philosophy (Jacksonian)



Neuroimmunology (Genzyme)

Neurological Genetics







Nonlinear Mathematical Science (2000)

Nonlinear Mathematical Science (2017)

Nuclear Medicine

Number Theory and Algebra (Kuwait)

Observational Cosmology and Astrophysics

Obstetrics and Gynaecology (1975)

Obstetrics and Gynaecology (2000)

Old Age Psychiatry

Oncological Imaging

Oncological Pathology

Oncology (Li Ka Shing)

Operations Research


Organic Chemistry (Herchel Smith)

Organic Chemistry (2001)

Organic Chemistry (2017)

Organisation Studies (Diageo)

Organizational Ethnography

Orthopaedic Surgery

Otology and Skull Base Surgery

Paediatric Epidemiology



Particle Physics



Perinatal Physiology

Persian History

Petroleum Science (BP)


Pharmacology (Sheild)

Philosophical Theology

Philosophy (2012)

Philosophy (2013)

Philosophy (Knightbridge)

Philosophy (Bertrand Russell)

Philosophy of Religion

Philosophy of Science


Photonic Engineering

Photonic Systems and Displays



Physic (Regius)

Physical Chemistry

Physical Chemistry and Biophysics

Physical Geography

Physical Metallurgy

Physics (1966, Grace 7 of 1 December 1965)

Physics (2005)

Physics (2006)

Physics (2009)

Physics (2014)

Physics (2015)

Physics (2015)

Physics (Cavendish)

Physics (Herchel Smith)

Physics of Materials (John Humphrey Plummer)


Physiology of Reproduction (Mary Marshall and Arthur Walton)

Plant and Microbial Biochemistry

Plant Biochemistry

Plant Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Plant Development (2011)

Plant Development (2013)

Plant Ecology

Plant Systematics and Evolution

Play in Education, Development, and Learning (LEGO)

Poetry and Poetics (Gorley Putt)

Political Economy (1863)

Political Economy (2016)

Political Economy (2017)


Polymer Physics

Polymeric Materials Chemistry and Physics

Population Health and Nutrition

Portuguese Literature and Culture

Prehistoric Europe and Heritage Studies

Primary Care Research

Private International Law


Protein Crystallography

Psychiatry (1998)

Psychiatry (2000)

Psychology (2007)

Psychology in the Social Sciences

Public Health Medicine

Public Innovation (Dr John C. Taylor)

Public Law

Public Law (Sir David Williams)

Public Law and Jurisprudence

Public Policy

Public Policy (Bennett)

Public Understanding of Risk (Winton)

Pure Mathematics (2005)

Pure Mathematics (2009)

Pure Mathematics (Herchel Smith)

Pure Mathematics (Sadleirian)

Quantum Electronics

Quantum Physics (2005)

Quantum Physics (2014)

Quantum Physics (2014)

Quantum Physics (Leigh Trapnell)

Quaternary Palaeoenvironments

Radiation Oncology

Radio Astronomy


Real Estate Finance (Grosvenor)

Reformation History

Regenerative Medicine

Regional and Applied Economics

Representation Theory

Reproductive Biology

Reproductive Physiology

Respiratory Biology

Respiratory Medicine

Respiratory Science

RNA Molecular Biology

RNA Virology

Rural Economy

Science Education

Security and Privacy

Security Engineering

Semiconductor Engineering

Signal Processing

Slavonic Studies

Small Animal Medicine

Small Animal Surgery

Social Anthropology

Social Anthropology (Sigrid Rausing)

Social Anthropology (William Wyse)

Social Theory

Sociology (1985)

Sociology (2001)

Sociology and Political Economy

Sociology of Education

Soft Solids and Surfaces

South Asian History


Statistical Science

Statistical Signal Processing

Statistics (2012)

Statistics (2013)

Statistics in Biomedicine

Stellar Evolution

Stem Cell Biology

Stem Cell Medicine

Stochastic Analysis

Strategy and Innovation

Stroke Medicine

Structural and Molecular Biology

Structural Biology (2000)

Structural Biology (2010)

Structural Biology (2017)

Structural Dynamics

Structural Engineering

Structural Mechanics

Structural Pharmacology


Superconducting Engineering

Supramolecular and Polymer Chemistry

Surface Science


Surgical Oncology

Sustainable Design

Sustainable Reaction Engineering

Synthetic and Chemical Biology

Synthetic Biology

Systems Biology and Biochemistry

Tax Law

Technology (Prince Philip)

Theoretical and Computational Physics

Theoretical Astrophysics

Theoretical Chemistry (2004)

Theoretical Chemistry (2011)

Theoretical Chemistry (2013)

Theoretical Computer Science

Theoretical Geophysics

Theoretical Mineral Physics

Theoretical Physics (1998)

Theoretical Physics (2001)

Theoretical Physics (2003)

Theoretical Physics (2005)

Theoretical Physics (2007)

Theoretical Physics (2007)

Theoretical Physics (2010)

Theoretical Physics (2011)

Theoretical Physics (2013)

Theoretical Physics (2017)

Theoretical Physics (John Humphrey Plummer)


Thermofluid Dynamics

Transfusion Medicine

Transplant Surgery


Urban and Regional Economics

Veterinary Diagnostic Pathology

Viral Pathogenesis



Zoology (1866)

Zoology (2010)

Professors (subject specified on the occasion of an election)

BBV Foundation Visiting Professor

Humanitas Visiting Professors

Jawaharlal Nehru Visiting Professor

Other University officers specified in Schedule C (i) 1

Director of the Botanic Garden

Director of the Institute of Criminology

Director of the Melville Laboratory for Polymer Synthesis

Executive Director of Research in the Faculty of Economics

Other University officers

Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Director of the Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance

The Director of the M.B.A. course


  1. 1. See also p. 695.a