News

Italian Knighthood for Old Member

Friday 26th August 2016

Professor Marco Trombetta (1993) who did an MPhil in Economics as a Linacre student was awarded the title of "Cavaliere dell' Ordine della Stella d'Italia" (Knight of the Order of the Italian Star).

2016 Domus Prize Finalists by Abdossalam Madkhali

2016 Domus Prizes

Tuesday 12th July 2016

Congratulations to the 2016 Domus Prize Finalists who presented their research during this year’s Domus Prize event on Saturday, July 2nd

Heath Rose

OxTalent Award for Linacre Fellow

Thursday 16th June 2016

Congratulations to Dr Heath Rose, Linacre Fellow and Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics has won a prestigious OxTalent Award for using the University’s Virtual Learning Environment (Weblearn) to deliver a part-time, distance online course.

2016 Tanner Lecture on Human Values

Friday 10th June 2016

The Right Honourable Shirley Williams gave the 2016 Tanner Lecture on Human Values entitled “The value of Europe and European values” on Thursday 9th June.

Tanner Lecture in Tokyo

Special Tanner Lecture in Tokyo

Thursday 26th May 2016

Meeting with Her Imperial Highness, Empress Michiko, Dr Nick Brown and Dr Heath Rose attended a Special Tanner Lecture at Ochanomizu University in Japan.

Rebecca Burton

Churchill Medallion

Friday 20th May 2016

Congratulations to Dr Rebecca Burton, Senior Research Fellow at Linacre College, who was recently awarded the Churchill medallion.

Visiting Professor of Biochemistry

Monday 9th May 2016

Congratulations to Dr David Ish-Horowicz, Adjunct Fellow of Linacre College, who has recently become a visiting Professor of Biochemistry having previously been a Visiting Scientist.

Sarah Moss

The Wellcome Book Prize Shortlist 2016

Friday 15th April 2016

Congratulations to Sarah Moss, Linacre Old Member, who has had her latest book shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize 2016.

Association of Commonwealth Universities Visiting Fellowship

Friday 15th April 2016

Dr Sara McLean is a Research Fellow at the Australian Centre for Child Protection at the University of South Australia.  She is the first recipient of the ACU Visiting Fellowship at Linacre College and for this year in association with the Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education, Department of Education. 

Rob Iliffe

Professor Robert Iliffe

Monday 22nd February 2016

On 18 February 2016, in Radio 4’s leading discussion programme, In Our Time, Linacre Fellow Professor Iliffe discussed the life and work of Robert Hooke (1635-1703) who worked for Robert Boyle and was curator of experiments at the Royal Society.