Head of English, College Housemaster Elect
Alex joined Winchester as the Head of English in September 2019. He has previously taught at Magdalen College School, Oxford, and the King’s School, Canterbury, where he was the Head of English and a Deputy Housemaster. He has degrees from the University of Cambridge and the University of London; his first monograph was published in 2015, and he continues to research and publish work on modernist poetry.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading, travelling—particularly to Italy—and cooking. He is married to Dr Eleanor Collins, who is Acquisitions Editor for Literature at Oxford University Press, and they have a son, Harry, who is ten months old.
Alex will take over as College Housemaster (known as the Master-in-College) in September 2022.