Hugh Charles Jonathan Godfray FRS
(born 27 October 1958
) is a British zoologist
. He is Hope Professor of Zoology
at Oxford University
Educated at Millfield and St Peter's College, Oxford, he gained his PhD in community ecology from Imperial College, London in 1983. He remained at Imperial as a post-doc until 1985, when he returned to Oxford as a demonstrator. In 1987 he returned to Imperial as a lecturer until 2006, when he again returned to Oxford, now as a fellow of Jesus College and Hope Professor of Zoology.
He was awarded the Scientific Medal of the Zoological Society of London in 1994. He was elected Fellow of the Royal Society in 2001.