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Professor Michael Chisholm FBA


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Agricultural Economics Research Institute, University of Oxford, 1954 - 1959
  • Lecturer, Reader, Professor of Geography, University of Bristol, 1965 - 1976
  • Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge, 1976 - 1996
  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge, 1976 - 1996


Structural reform of British local government (2000)

Britain on the edge of Europe (1995) \

Rural settlement and land use (1962) \

Other Anthropology and Geography Fellows

Professor Richard Wrangham

Chimpanzee social ecology; primate and human behaviour in a comparative framework, including influences of diet, violence and culture; self-domestication and the evolution of reduced aggression; primate conservation

Professor Georgina Born

Anthropology and sociology of music, media and digital cultures; anthropological theory; the social, the material, and time; cultural production, cultural institutions and creative industries; music in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries; interdisciplinarity; AI and culture; digital humanities and digital methods

Professor Sarah Curtis

Geographies of health and health care; socio-geographical conditions and processes associated with health inequalities and risks for physical and mental health

Professor Trevor Barnes

The philosophy, methods and twentieth-century history of economic geography; mathematical modelling; and the resource economy and creative industries of contemporary Canada