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Lucy Cavendish College President congratulates Emeritus Fellows on her appointment

We are delighted that our Emeritus Fellow, Professor Anna Sapir Abulafia, has been elected to a Fellowship of the British Academy. This is a singular honour and demonstrates the extremely high regard in which Anna and her academic work are held by her peers. We congratulate her warmly.

Anna was a Fellow at Lucy Cavendish College from 1987 to 2015 when she moved to Oxford University to take up the Chair of  the Study of the Abrahamic Religions. While at Lucy, Anna held several key positions including Research Fellow, College Librarian, College Lecturer and Director of Studies in History, Tutor for Graduate Students, Senior Tutor and Vice-President.

About the British Academy

The British Academy is a fellowship of around 1,400 leading national and international academics elected for their distinction in the humanities and social sciences.