Gates Provost-elect profiled in Times Higher Education Supplement

  • January 14, 2010

LethbridgeProfessor Robert Lethbridge, who will succeed Dr Gordon Johnson as Provost of the Gates Cambridge Trust from 1 October 2010, has been profiled in the Times Higher Education Supplement.

Professor Lethbridge, currently Master of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, is confident that the Gates programme will produce future world leaders and plans to raise the overseas profile of the programme even further.

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