Robert Thwaits

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Robert Thwaits (also Thwayts and Thwaytes) was an English medieval academic administrator.[1]

Thwaits was the Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University on 1441 and 1453.[2] He was the Chancellor of Oxford University during 1445–6.[3] From 1450 until 1465, he was the Master of Balliol College, Oxford.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Balliol Chancellors of the University". Balliol College Archives & Manuscripts. Balliol College, Oxford. Retrieved 19 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Appendix 6: Vice-Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopædia of Oxford. 1988. pp. 523–526. 
  3. ^ "Appendix 5: Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopædia of Oxford. 1988. pp. 521–522. 
  4. ^ Salter, H. E. and Lobal, Mary D., ed. (1954). "Balliol College". A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 3: The University of Oxford. Victoria County History. pp. 82–95. 

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Academic offices
Preceded by
John Gorsuch
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1441
Succeeded by
William Babington
Preceded by
Luke Lacock
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1453
Succeeded by
Thomas Saunders
Preceded by
Thomas Gascoigne
Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1445–1446
Succeeded by
Gilbert Kymer
Preceded by
William Brandon
Master of Balliol College, Oxford
1450–1465
Succeeded by
William Lambtone