Eminent actor Michael Sheen supports new bursary for Welsh undergraduates

Jesus College is pleased to announce the creation of a new bursary scheme that will provide much-needed financial support for Welsh undergraduate students. The Michael Sheen Bursary has been developed in collaboration with, and is generously supported by, eminent Welsh actor and activist Michael Sheen, and will support students from across Wales.

John Fell Fund grant will enable exploration of representative assemblies in early modern Europe

We are delighted to announce that Professor Paulina Kewes has been awarded a grant by the John Fell Fund (under the Main Award Scheme) for a new project entitled ‘Recovering Europe's Parliamentary Culture, 1500-1700: A New Approach to Representative Institutions’.

Chemistry Fellow launches cleaner, greener chemical technology business

Professor Kylie Vincent, Fellow and Tutor in Chemistry at Jesus College and Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Oxford, in collaboration with Dr Holly Reeve (a former Jesus DPhil student), has spun out a company that uses a new sustainable and environmentally-friendly chemistry technology to produce products for the pharmaceutical industry, cosmetics and food.

Team of marine social scientists to set sail on interdisciplinary research expedition

Arzucan Nur Askin, a Biodiversity, Conservation and Management MSc student at Jesus College and the University of Oxford School of Geography and Environment, is to lead a new expedition that will examine human connections to the sea, and highlight the global marine issues facing our local UK coastlines.