Each week a Rhodes Scholar will be featured on the homepage. This feature reflects the diversity of backgrounds, contributions and impact of Rhodes Scholars from many countries since 1903.  For the full lists of Rhodes Scholars since 1903, click here

Prof Robert Darnton

Prof Robert Darnton

Massachusetts & St John's 1960

Retired this summer from his posts as Pforzheimer University Professor and University Librarian at Harvard. Renowned historian and digital library pioneer.

Benjamin Jealous

Benjamin Jealous

New York & St Antony's 1997

Political and civic leader and the former president and CEO of NAACP.

Tenzin Seldon

Tenzin Seldon

California & St John's 2012

Consultant in the Social Development Division of the United Nations, working on disability and youth.
Dr Trevor Mundel

Dr Trevor Mundel

South Africa-at-Large & Balliol 1984

President of the Global Health Division at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Sir John Templeton (1912-2008)

Sir John Templeton (1912-2008)

Connecticut & Balliol 1934

A pioneer global investor and founder of the Templeton Foundation.

Dr Pardis Sabeti

Dr Pardis Sabeti

Florida & New College 1997

Computational biologistmedical geneticist and evolutionary geneticist.

Ted Pocock AM (1934-2013)

Ted Pocock AM (1934-2013)

South Australia & Balliol 1956

High Commissioner to Pakistan, Ambassador to France and Morocco, the Soviet Union, Korea and the European Union.