Robert Hinde

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Robert Aubrey Hinde
Born (1923-10-26) 26 October 1923 (age 91)
Norwich, England
Nationality United Kingdom
Fields Zoology
Institutions University of Cambridge
Alma mater University of Cambridge
University of Oxford
Notable awards Frink Medal (1991)
Royal Medal (1996)

Robert Aubrey Hinde CBE FRS FBA /hnd/ (born 26 October 1923 in Norwich, England) is a British zoologist, the Emeritus Royal Society Research Professor of Zoology at the University of Cambridge.[1]

Hinde was the master of St. John's College, Cambridge in 1989-94.[2] He is the chair of British Pugwash. He studies "the application of biological and psychological data to understanding the bases of religion and ethics" and "eliminating the causes of war".[3]

Hinde was educated at St. John's College, Cambridge and at Balliol College, Oxford.

He is a distinguished supporter of the British Humanist Association.

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Academic offices
Preceded by
Francis Harry Hinsley
Master of St John's College, Cambridge
1989–1994
Succeeded by
Peter Goddard