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SOTS Past Presidents


Presidents of the Society

1917-19 Revd Principal W.H. Bennett
1920   Revd Professor A.R.S. Kennedy
1921   Revd Canon R.H. Kennett
1922   Dr G.B. Gray
1923   Revd Canon G.H. Box
1924   Professor A.S. Peake
1925   Dr S.A. Cook
1926   Revd Professor W.B. Stevenson
1927   Revd Canon D.C. Simpson
1928   Revd Professor T.H. Robinson
1929   Revd Principal H. Wheeler Robinson
1930   Dr C.G. Montefiore
1931   Revd Professor W.O.E. Oesterley
1932   Revd Principal W.F. Lofthouse
1933   Revd Principal W.L. Wardle
1934   Revd Professor A.C. Welch
1935   Revd Professor W. Emery Barnes
1936   Revd Canon J. Battersby Harford
1937-38   Mr G.R. Driver
1939-40   Mr H. Loewe
1941-45   Revd Principal H. Wheeler Robinson (Acting)
1946   Revd Professor T.H. Robinson
1947   Revd Father C. Lattey, S.J.
1948   Professor E. Robertson
1949   Revd Professor C.R. North
1950   Revd Professor H.H. Rowley
1951   Professor S.H. Hooke
1952   Revd Mgr Consultor J.M.T. Barton
1953   Professor D. Winton Thomas
1954   Revd Professor N.W. Porteous
1955   Revd Professor A. Guillaume
1956   Revd Professor A.R. Johnson
1957   Revd Principal N.H. Snaith
1958   Revd Canon L.E. Elliott-Binns; Revd Professor C.R. North (Acting)
1959   Revd Professor J. Mauchline
1960   Very Revd C.A. Simpson
1961   Professor J. Weingreen
1962   Revd Professor H.F.D. Sparks
1963   Revd Professor G.W. Anderson
1964   Revd Professor B.J. Roberts
1965   Professor F.F. Bruce
1966   Revd Principal G. Henton Davies
1967   Most Revd Archbishop F.D. Coggan
1968   Very Revd M. Black
1969   Revd J.N. Schofield
1970   Revd Professor A.S. Herbert
1971   Professor E. Ullendorff: Obituary in The Guardian, The Telegraph, and BSOAS (for subscribers).
1972   Revd Professor P.R. Ackroyd (1961-82): Memorial address by Prof. Michael Knibb 01/03/05
1973   Revd Professor J. Barr: Obituary from The Independent
1974   Mr D.R. Ap-Thomas
1975   Baroness E.F. de Ward
1976   Revd Canon Professor D.R. Jones
1977   Professor R.J. Williams
1978   Revd Professor W. McKane
1979   Revd Professor J.A. Emerton
1980   Professor D.J. Wiseman
1981   Mr R. Loewe
1982   Revd Professor R.N. Whybray
1983   Professor the Revd Canon J.R. Porter
1984   Professor W.G. Lambert: An appreciation by V.A. Hurowitz
1985   Revd Professor R.E. Clements
1986   Revd Professor B. Lindars, S.S.F.
1987   Revd Dr R. Murray, S.J.
1988   Revd Professor E.W. Nicholson: Obituary in The Telegraph.
1989   Professor the Revd Canon J.W. Rogerson
1990   Revd Professor W. Johnstone
1991   Revd Dr A. Gelston
1992   Dr A.D.H. Mayes
1993   Revd R.J. Coggins
1994   Professor J.C.L. Gibson
1995   Professor G.H. Jones
1996   Professor D.J.A. Clines
1997   Dr R.A. Mason
1998   Mrs M. Barker
1999   Professor R.P. Carroll
2000   Professor J. Blenkinsopp
2001   Professor M.D. Goulder
2002   Revd Professor J.R. Bartlett
2003   Professor R.P. Gordon
2004   Professor H.G.M. Williamson
2005   Professor A.G. Auld
2006   Professor C.T.R. Hayward
2007   Professor P.R. Davies
2008   Professor J. Barton
2009   Professor L.L. Grabbe
2010   Professor J.C. Exum
2011   Professor J.F.A. Sawyer
2012   Professor George J. Brooke
2013   Dr Eryl W. Davies
2014   Professor John Day