Professor James Campbell passed away yesterday

1 June 2016

We are saddened to report the death of Professor James Campbell, who passed away peacefully at his home yesterday, aged 81. Professor Campbell, who had been an Emeritus Fellow since 2002, joined the College as a Tutorial Fellow in History in 1957, after holding a junior research fellowship at Merton College. Whilst at Worcester he served as Fellow Librarian from 1977 to 2002 and Senior Tutor from 1989 to 1993. Professor Campbell was Senior Proctor at the University of Oxford from 1973 to 1974 and was an elected Fellow of the British Academy.

Funeral and memorial arrangements will follow as soon as details have been finalised.