Harvard University Logo HARVARD.EDU
Skip to main content

Meet the People at the BHI

Jeremy Butterfield

Senior Research Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge, UK
Fellow of the British Academy
Philosophy, Physics


Jeremy Butterfield is a philosopher of physics. He got his BA and Ph.D. in the Philosophy Faculty, University of Cambridge, UK; and got his first appointment there. From 1998 to 2006, he was at All Souls College, Oxford. Since 2006, he has been a Senior Research Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge, UK. His research interests are the philosophical aspects of quantum theory, relativity theory, and classical mechanics. He is a Fellow of the British Academy.

Honorary Affiliate: Stephen Hawking

In Memoriam

Former Honorary Affiliate

Dennis Stanton Avery and Sally Tsui Wong-Avery Director of Research, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge Physics

Learn More About Stephen