Former Chaplain made Regius Chair of Divinity
The Queen has formally approved the appointment of Professor Graham Ward, former Chaplain of Exeter College, as Regius Chair of Divinity at the University of Oxford.
The professorship is one of the oldest in the University, having been founded by Henry VIII.
Professor Ward was Official Fellow and Chaplain at Exeter College from 1992 until 1995. He will take up his position at the University of Oxford in October 2011.