CBRL UK Management Committee

Governing Organisation

CBRL is a registered charity sponsored by the British Academy and governed by Articles of Association. Members nominate and elect a voluntary Committee of Management, most of whom are members of the British academic community. The director, committee and its sub-committees meet regularly to determine CBRL policy and strategy.

Honorary Officers


Dame Averil Cameron

University of Oxford


Mr James Watt CVO

The Ambassador Partnership

Honorary Secretary

Prof Dawn Chatty
University of Oxford

Honorary Treasurer

Ms Fiona Salzen LLB ACA MCSI

Honorary Editor Monographs

Dr Lindy Crewe
University of Manchester

Honorary Editor - Levant

Prof Graham Philip
University of Durham

Honorary Editor - Contemporary Levant

Dr Michelle Obeid
University of Manchester

Committee of Management / Ordinary Trustees 

Dr Reem Abouelfadl

Dr Alex Bellem

University of Durham

Dr Jamie Allinson
University of Edinburgh

Dr Jennie Bradbury
University of Oxford

Dr Joanne Clarke

University of East Anglia

Dr George Findlater
Historic Scotland

Prof Rosemary Hollis
City University

Dr Matthew Jones

University of Nottingham

Dr Louise Martin
University College London

Dr Nicola Pratt
University of Warwick

Dr Alice Wilson
University of Durham