Elected: 2004
Discipline: Philosophy, Theology and Law
Professor David Fergusson

Dean of the Chapel Royal in Scotland and Dean of the Order of The Thistle

David Fergusson was appointed Regius Professor of Divinity in the University of Cambridge in 2021. He was formerly Professor of Divinity in the University of Edinburgh (2000-2021) and Professor Systematic Theology in the University of Aberdeen (1990-2000). A minister of the Church of Scotland, he also serves as Dean of the Chapel Royal in Scotland and Dean of the Order of the Thistle.