Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors oversees the Museum, providing guidance and expertise.

  • Sir Jonathan Phillips, (Chair) Warden, Keble College, University of Oxford
  • Professor Elizabeth Ewart, Social Anthropology and Fellow of All Souls College, Head of Department School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography
  • Professor Helena Hamerow, Professor of Early Medieval Archaeology, Institute of Archaeology, and Fellow, St Cross College    
  • Dr Alexander Sturgis, Director, Ashmolean Museum
  • Dr Lissant Bolton, Keeper of Africa, Oceania and the Americas, British Museum
  • Dr Silke Ackermann, Director, Oxford University History of Science Museum
  • Professor Paul Smith, Director, Oxford University Museum of Natural History
  • Professor Sarah Whatmore FBA, Head of the Social Sciences Division, University of Oxford
  • Professor Anne Trefethen, University of Oxford
  • Professor Clare Harris, Lecturer-Curator, University of Oxford
  • Professor Nandini Gooptu, Oxford Department of International Development 
  • Professor Paul Basu, Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, SOAS University of London
  • Sara Wajid, Head of Engagement, Museum of London
  • Professor Nicholas (Nick) Thomas, Director, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge
  • The Proctors and the Assessor, University of Oxford  
  • Dr Laura Van Broekhoven, Director, Pitt Rivers Museum
  • Karrine Sanders, Head of Administration, Planning & Finance, Pitt Rivers Museum
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