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Dr John Fawcett 

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Computer Science

Fellow Type

Lecturers, Professors and College Officers,

Dr John Fawcett, the Director of Studies, arranges Computer Science supervisions, co-ordinates the College’s talks and discussion evenings, and runs the programming challenges and puzzles. Dr Fawcett also helps students arrange summer internships, apply for postgraduate research funding, and find jobs after graduation. He does a substantial amount of teaching in the first and second years of the Tripos.

College Positions

Director of Studies — Computer Science

01 October 2003 – Present

Undergraduate Tutor

01 October 2003 – Present


01 October 2014 – 30 September 2020