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John Alexander Marenbon, FBA (born 26 August 1955) is a British philosopher and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. [1] His principal area of specialization is medieval philosophy.



He obtained his BA, MA, PhD, and DLitt from the University of Cambridge. [2] Since 1978 he has been a Fellow of Trinity College, and a Senior Research Fellow there since 2005. In 2010 he became an Honorary Professor of Medieval Philosophy at Cambridge, [3] delivering an inaugural lecture entitled 'When was medieval philosophy?'. [4] He has also taught at Paris-Sorbonne University, been a visiting fellow at both the Centre for Medieval Studies and the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies at the University of Toronto, and held a visiting appointment at Peking University.

He was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 2009. [5]

Since 2020 Marenbon is Visiting Professor at the University of Italian Switzerland. [6]

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