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List of Presidents of Corpus Christi College, Oxford

The head of Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, is the President. The current president is Helen Moore who took up the appointment in 2018.

List of Presidents of Corpus Christi CollegeEdit

 
Caricature of Thomas Fowler, President of Corpus 1881–1904
Name From To Notes
John Claymond 1517 1537 First President
Robert Morwent 1537 1558
William Chedsey 1558 1559 Imprisoned in the Tower of London in 1560
William Butcher 1559 1561
Thomas Greenway 1562 1568
William Cole 1568 1598
John Rainolds 1598 1607 Died in office
John Spenser 1607 1614
Thomas Anyan 1614 1629
John Holt 1629 1631
Thomas Jackson 1631 1640
Robert Newlyn 1640 1648 Expelled by the parliamentary visitation of Oxford
Edmund Staunton 1648 1660 Appointed by Parliament
Robert Newlyn 1660 1688 Previous president, returned after the purge and died in office
Thomas Turner 1688 1714 Died in office
Basil Kennett 1714 1715 Died in office
John Mather 1715 1748
Thomas Randolph 1748 1783 Died in office
John Cooke 1783 1823 Died in office
Thomas Edward Bridges 1823 1843
James Norris 1843 1872
John Matthias Wilson 1872 1881
Thomas Fowler 1881 1904 Died in office
Thomas Case 1904 1924
Percy Stafford Allen 1924 1933 Died in office
Sir Richard Winn Livingstone 1933 1950
W. F. R. Hardie 1950 1969
George Derek Gordon Hall 1969 1975 Died in office
Sir Kenneth Dover 1976 1986
Sir Keith Thomas 1986 2000
Sir Tim Lankester 2001 2010
Richard Carwardine 2010 2016
Sir Steven Cowley 2016 2018
Helen Moore 2018 Present