Agnes Maitland

(1849-1906) – Principal of Somerville 1889-1906 Learn More

Alice Prochaska

Historian and archivist, Principal of Somerville 2010-2017 Learn More

Alison Wolf

Economist and academic Learn More

Averil Cameron

Historian of late antiquity and Byzantium Learn More

Catherine Duleep Singh

(1871-1942) – Suffrage activist Learn More

Cornelia Sorabji

(1866-1954) – Pioneering lawyer and activist Learn More

Daphne Park

(1921-2010) – Clandestine senior controller in MI6, Principal of Somerville 1980-89 Learn More

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

(1910-94) – Nobel Prize-winning scientist Learn More

Dorothy L. Sayers

(1893-1957) – Writer and Dante scholar Learn More

Eleanor Rathbone

(1872-1946) – Politician and social reformer Learn More

Elspeth Barker

Prize-winning author Learn More

Emily Penrose

(1858-1942) – Principal of Somerville 1907-1926 Learn More