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

Professor Marc Tessier-Lavigne

Professor Marc Tessier-Lavigne

Québec & New College 1980

Neuroscience pioneer named Stanford's next president.

Caroline Hoxby

Caroline Hoxby

Ohio & Magdalen 1988

Scott and Donya Bommer Professor in Economics at Stanford University and Program Director for the NBER Economics of Education Program.

Mervyn Morris

Mervyn Morris

Jamaica & St Edmund Hall 1958

Poet and professor emeritus at the University of the West IndiesMona, Jamaica. The first Poet Laureate of Jamaica since the country's independence. 

Luke Bronin

Luke Bronin

Connecticut & Balliol 2001

Recently sworn in as Mayor of Hartford, Connecticut

Justice Dennis Morrison

Justice Dennis Morrison

Jamaica & Balliol 1975

Sworn in on 4 January as the President of the Jamaican Court of Appeal.

Season's Greetings from all at Rhodes House

Season's Greetings from all at Rhodes House

Ulrich Zachau

Ulrich Zachau

Germany & Nuffield 1984

World Bank Country Director for South East Asia, based in Bangkok, and covering all Bank programmes and operations in Cambodia, Laos PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, and Thailand.

Dr Maya Shankar

Dr Maya Shankar

Connecticut & New College 2007

Senior Advisor for the Social and Behavioral Sciences at the White House Office of Science and Technology.

Abdul El-Sayed

Abdul El-Sayed

Michigan & Oriel 2009

Appointed the Executive Director of the Detroit Department of Health & Wellness Promotion.

Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland

Prairies & St Anthony’s 1991

Newly appointed Canadian Minister of International Trade.