Philippa Jane Rogerson is a British solicitor and academic who has been Master of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge since 2018. She is Professor of Private International Law at the University of Cambridge,[1] where her research covers the conflict of laws and company law. She is also a fellow and director of studies at Gonville and Caius. In 2017 she was a member of the university's council.[1]

Rogerson studied economics and law at Newnham College, Cambridge, receiving her BA in 1983,[2] and went on to be admitted as a solicitor in 1986,[1] working for Clifford Chance. She became a fellow of Caius in 1989[3] and was awarded her PhD in 1990 for a thesis entitled Intangible property in the conflict of laws.[4]

In May 2017 the college announced that Rogerson had been elected the next master of Caius, succeeding Sir Alan Fersht when he retired at the end of September 2018.[5] She is the college's first female master, and was installed as such on 1 October 2018 in a special evensong service in the college chapel.[6]

Selected works

References

  1. ^ a b c "Professor Pippa Rogerson". Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Newnhamite elected as first female master of Gonville & Caius". Newnham College, University of Cambridge. 24 May 2017. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Dr Pippa Rogerson announced as next Master of Caius College". Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  4. ^ Rogerson, Philippa Jane (30 January 1990). Intangible property in the conflict of laws (PhD). University of Cambridge.
  5. ^ "New Master of Caius announced". Gonville & Caius, University of Cambridge. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  6. ^ Rosemary Bennet (22 May 2017). "Cambridge college appoints first female master". The Times. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
Academic offices Preceded bySir Alan Fersht Master of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge 2018– Incumbent