The Revd Dr Cally Hammond has been Dean and Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge since 2006.

Cally is originally from Essex, but after six years in Oxford she made her home in Cambridge; first as a Classics Research Fellow at Downing College, then as an ordained training for the Church of England priesthood at Westcott House and Corpus Christi College Cambridge.  As well as working in academic life in Oxford and Cambridge, she spent seven years in full-time ministry in rural parishes in the diocese of Ely.