Dr John Dingle

Honorary Fellow

President of Hughes Hall from 1993 to 1998, Dr John Dingle was Director of the MRC supported Strangeways Research Laboratories from 1979 to 1993. A former Fellow of Corpus Christi College, in 1998 he won the Heberden Medal of the British Society for Rheumatology in recognition of his research into arthritis. Treasurer (1983-1990) and President (1990-2002) of Cambridge University Rugby Union Football Club, he led Hughes Hall at a time of academic progress and sporting achievement with “warm and welcoming good humour”.

John Dingle was elected to an Honorary Fellowship of Hughes Hall in 1998.