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President & Principal

Professor Evelyn Welch is the Interim President & Principal of King’s College London, Provost/Senior Vice President (Arts & Sciences) and Professor of Renaissance Studies in the Department of History, Faculty of Arts & Humanities. Professor Welch is a graduate of Harvard University and the Warburg Institute, University of London.


Chair of College Council

The Rt Hon the Lord Geidt has been the Chair of King’s College Council since August 2016. Lord Geidt is an alumnus and Fellow of King’s. He was for ten years Private Secretary to The Queen, Patron of King’s, having joined the Royal Household in 2002 after a career in military and diplomatic service.


The Dean

The Revd Dr Ellen Clark-King, the Dean of King's College London, is responsible for overseeing the spiritual development and welfare of all students and staff. The Dean's Office is the first point of contact for any queries about religious provision at King's.


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