Please alert us to recent appointments or awards of any Rhodes Scholars by emailing development@rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk or use the Rhodes Scholar Information Update form here.

The Rhodes community extends warm congratulations to Scholars listed below on their appointments and awards.

FESTUS MOGAE (Trustee of the Rhodes Trust)

Appointed Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

EDWIN CAMERON (South Africa-at-Large & Keble 1976)

Appointed Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

WALTER ISAACSON (Louisiana & Pembroke 1974)

Appointed a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

JIM COLLINS (New Hampshire & Balliol 1987)

Appointed as a 2016 Allen Distinguished Investigator for his work on synthetic biology approaches to antimicrobial resistance. READ MORE.

AISHA SAAD (North Carolina & Christ Church 2009)

Awarded the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship 2016

MUBEEN SHAKIR (Oklahoma & Balliol 2013)

Awarded the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship 2016.

BILL LAHEY (Maritimes & Exeter 1984)

Appointed President of University of King's College in Halifax, Canada. 

DAVID FINEGOLD (Texas & Pembroke 1985)

Named President of Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. READ MORE.  

TOM MCMILLEN (Maryland & University 1974)

Awarded the Jerry L. Martin Prize for Excellence in College Trusteeship by the ACTA.

KUMI NAIDOO (South Africa-at-large & Magdalen 1987)

Appointed the first Director of the Africa Civil Society Centre, a new dynamic and robust space where progressive African civil society leaders engaged in various civic struggles can convene. The Centre will be based in Tanzania and has been co-founded by ActionAid and CIVICUS.