Cornwell – John
Faculty/Department: Visiting Fellow, Centre for Advanced Religious and Theological Studies, Faculty of Divinity College Offices Currently Held: Director of the […]
Faculty/Department: Visiting Fellow, Centre for Advanced Religious and Theological Studies, Faculty of Divinity
College Offices Currently Held: Director of the Science and Human Dimension Project, a public understanding of science and ethics programme. Director of the Rustat Conferences. Editor, Jesus College Annual Report. Chair, Jesus College Media Society.
M.A. Oxford: English Language and Literature (1966)
Awards & Prizes:
Honorary Doctor of Letters (University of Leicester, and Newman University College); Gold Dagger Award (non-fiction) 1983; ITA award for Religious Journalism (1994); Science and Medical Network Book of the Year Award 2005; shortlist Specialist Journalist of the Year (National Press Awards ) 2006; shortlist PEN/Ackerley Award for best literary memoir 2007.
Public understanding of science; ethics in the public space; history and philosophy of contemporary neuroscience; science and religion; modern papal history.
The art of investigative journalism; creative writing – memoir.
Tel: 328316 and 07714218441
Science & Human Dimension Project and Rustat Conferences webpages – http://www.rustat.org
Website of John Cornwell – author Newman’s Unquiet Grave – The Reluctant Saint – biography of Cardinal John Henry Newman – http://www.johncornwell.org