Angus Deaton Wins Nobel Prize In Economics
A British-born Princeton professor, Angus Deaton, has won the Nobel prize in economics for his work charting global developments in health, wellbeing and inequality. The Nobel Committee said the econo...
Martin Forward
Martin Forward is a British, Methodist Christian lecturer and author on religion and Professor of Religion at Aurora University, Illinois. He has taught Islam at the Universities of Leicester, Bristol...
Peter Fowler (physicist)
Peter Fowler FRS (27 February 1923 — 8 November 1996) was a British physicist. His father was the physicist Sir Ralph Howard Fowler, who determined the state of matter in white-dwarf stars, and h...
Rupert Gethin
Rupert Mark Lovell Gethin (born 1957, Edinburgh) is Professor of Buddhist Studies in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies and codirector of the Centre for Buddhist Studies at the Universit...
Angus Deaton Wins Nobel Prize In Economics
A British-born Princeton professor, Angus Deaton, has won the Nobel prize in economics for his work charting global developments in health, wellbeing and inequality. The Nobel Committee said the econo...
Glynne Wickham
Glynne Wickham (1922-2004) was a British Shakespearean and theatre scholar.
Appointed in 1948 to the department of drama at Bristol University (the UK's first such department), he convened a 1951 ...
Bernard Silverman
Bernard Walter Silverman FRS (born 22 February 1952) is a British statistician and Anglican Priest. He was Master of St Peter's College, Oxford from 1 October 2003 to 31 December 2009. He is a member ...
Sylvia Walby
Sylvia Theresa Walby (born 16 October 1953), OBE FAcSS, is a British sociologist, currently Professor of Sociology at Lancaster University. She is noted for work in the fields of the domestic violence...
F. R. Leavis
Frank Raymond "F. R." Leavis, CH (14 July 1895 – 14 April 1978) was an influential British literary critic of the early-to-mid-twentieth century. He taught for much of his career at Downing College, C...
Kenneth Grayston
Kenneth Grayston (8 July 1914 – 10 June 2005) was a British theologian. He is the author of Dying, We Live. A New Inquiry into the Death of Christ in the New Testament (1990).Grayston was born i...
Giuseppe Occhialini
Giuseppe Paolo Stanislao "Beppo" Occhialini ForMemRS ([dʒuˈzɛppe okkjaˈlini]; 5 December 1907 – 30 December 1993) was an Italian physicist, who contributed to the discovery of the pion or pi-meson dec...
Geoffrey Eglinton
Geoffrey Eglinton, FRS (born 1927, Cardiff) is a British chemist and Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Fellow in Earth Sciences at University of Bristol.
Eglinton was educated Sale Grammar Sc...
Gavin D'Costa
Gavin D'Costa, BA, PhD is a Professor of Catholic Theology at the University of Bristol, Great Britain. He was Head of the Theology & Religious Studies Department (2002 - 2006), and has lectured ...
Peter Salway
Peter Salway, FSA (born 1932) is a British historian, who specialises in Roman Britain. He lectured at the universities of Durham, Cambridge, Bristol and Oxford, before becoming Professor of the Histo...
Nicholas J. Saunders
Nicholas J. Saunders is a British academic archaeologist and anthropologist. He was educated at the universities of Sheffield (BA Archaeology, 1979), Cambridge (MPhil Social Anthropology, 1981), and S...
Arthur Rendle Short
Arthur Rendle Short (1880 – September 14, 1953) was a professor of surgery at Bristol University and author. During that time, he briefly employed the suspected serial killer John Bodkin Adams.<...
Alice Roberts
Alice May Roberts (born 19 May 1973) is an English anatomist, osteoarchaeologist, physical anthropologist, palaeopathologist, television presenter and author. She is the Professor of Public Engagement...
Geoffrey Coates
Geoffrey Edward Coates (14 May 1917 – 10 January 2013) was an English organometallic chemist and academic. He developed the basics for new materials in plastics, semiconductors and pharmaceutic...
Christopher Hawkesworth
Christopher John Hawkesworth FRS (born 18 December 1947) is a British earth scientist, and Deputy Principal and Vice-Principal for Research, at University of St Andrews.
He studied at Trinity Coll...
Walter Heitler
Walter Heinrich Heitler ([ˈhaɪtlɐ]; 2 January 1904 – 15 November 1981) was a German physicist who made contributions to quantum electrodynamics and quantum field theory. He brought chemistry un...
David May (computer scientist)
Michael David May FRS FREng (born 24 February 1951) is a British computer scientist. He is professor of computer science at the University of Bristol and founder of XMOS Semiconductor, serving until F...
Richard Dalitz
Richard Henry Dalitz (28 February 1925 – 13 January 2006) was an Australian physicist known for his work in particle physics.Born in the town of Dimboola, Victoria, Dalitz studied physics and mathemat...
Michael Benton
Michael James Benton FRS (born 9 April 1956) is a British palaeontologist, and professor of vertebrate palaeontology in the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Bristol. His published wo...