Head of History
Master of the Scholars
Mr Adam Rothwell has been Head of History at Cranleigh since September 2015 and Master of the Scholars since 2016. He is a tutor in Loveday and also oversees the school’s debating society. Before coming to Cranleigh, Mr Rothwell taught at Oakham School in Rutland, where he was an assistant boarding housemaster and Oxbridge co-ordinator, also teaching History and IB Diploma Theory of Knowledge.
Mr Rothwell studied at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, where he graduated with a double-first-class BA in History and 2005, and an MPhil in Historical Studies in 2006. Before becoming a teacher, Mr Rothwell worked in the voluntary sector, where he briefly ran a charity.