Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

St Edmund Hall

CHARLES WHINNERAH MARSTON, MA, 2 November 1995; RAC Probationer 1944 and 1948–51.

Wolfson College

ROBIN OLIVER GANDY, MA (MA, D.PHIL. Cambridge), 20 November 1995; Reader in Mathematical Logic 1969–86; Professorial Fellow 1970–86, Emeritus Fellow 1986–95. Aged 76.

Campion Hall

FRANCIS KEEGAN, MA, SJ, 30 September 1995; commoner 1939–42. Aged 81.

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MEMORIAL SERVICES

Keble College

A Memorial Service for DR PAUL M. HAYES will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 20 January, in the chapel, Keble College.

St Antony's College

A Memorial Service for DR HOLLY WYATT-WALTER will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, 2 December, in the chapel, Balliol College.

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ELECTIONS

Christ Church

As German Lektor (with effect from 1 July 1995):

WOLFGANG LOCH

To a Lecturership in Mathematics (with effect from 1 October 1995):

JAMES M.H. LAWRY, M.SC.

To a Lecturership in English (with effect from 1 October 1995):

SARAH ELTIS, MA, D.PHIL.

To a Lecturership in Philosophy (with effect from 1 January 1996):

D.W. MACKIE, B.PHIL.

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Corpus Christi College

To an Official Fellowship and Tutorship in Physics (with effect from 1 October 1996):

HANS KRAUS (DR.RER.NAT. Munich), Wissenschaftlicher Assistent, Technical University of Munich

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Magdalen College

To a Fellowship by Examination in German Literature (for three years from 1 October 1996):

MERERID PUW DAVIES, BA, Magdalen College and St John's College

To a Fellowship by Examination in Classical Archaeology (for three years from 1 October 1996):

ANDREW IAN WILSON, BA, Corpus Christi College

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Mansfield College

To an Exhibition:

DACIA MERLE TOLL, Rhodes Scholar, formerly of the University of North Carolina

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Pembroke College

To Domus Scholarships (with effect from MT 1995):

MISS S.B. BROWN, formerly of Leeds Girls' High School

MISS H.C. CLARKE, formerly of Hills Road Sixth-Form College, Cambridge

M.F. GREANEY, formerly of Holy Family High School, Thornton

MISS A.E. GREER, formerly of Malbank School, Nantwich

J.R.T. GREGORY, formerly of Peter Symmonds' College, Winchester

R.A.J. LAWSON, formerly of Stamford School, Lincolnshire

MISS N. LEE EVANS, formerly of College International, France

MISS P.M. MCDONALD, formerly of St Catherine's College, Co. Armagh

MISS R.J. PHELPS, formerly of Coventry School, King Henry VIII, Coventry

A.M. SKUDDER, formerly of Queen's School, Watford

To an Instrumental Award:

MISS R.C. ERDOS

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St Anne's College

To an Official Fellowship:

MRS CHRISTINE FOARD, College Secretary and Registrar

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Somerville College

To an Ethel A. Jones Scholarship in English:

SUSANNAH LOUISE COMMINGS, formerly of Tonbridge Grammar School for Girls

To a Seymour Exhibition in Mathematics:

FALK TSCHIRCHNITZ, formerly of Erfurt Secondary School, Germany

To a Shaw Lefevre Exhibition in Literae Humaniores:

REBECCA ANNE CLAIRE SWINDELLS, formerly of Dr Challoner's High School, Bucks.

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Wadham College

RAJU ADHIKARI, formerly of Budhanilkantha School, Nepal

IAIN AMBLER, formerly of Uppingham School

NEIL BARRON, formerly of Bell Baxter High School, Fife

CHARLOTTE BIGLAND, formerly of Wycombe Abbey School, High Wycombe

ALEXIS BIKOS, formerly of Gymnasium Johanneum Hamburg, Germany

DOUGLAS CAMPBELL, formerly of Sir Roger Manwood's School, Sandwich

HORACE CHAN, formerly of St Paul's College, Hong Kong

LISA CHUNG, formerly of St Paul's College, Hong Kong

ADAM COHEN, formerly of JFS Comprehensive School, Camden, London

IAN COMLEY, formerly of Hills Road Sixth-Form College, Cambridge

MATTHEW COTTON, formerly of Lancing College

TREVOR COTTON, formerly of Sir Joseph Williamson's Mathematical School, Rochester

JOSEPHINE CRAWLEY QUINN, formerly of Becket School, Nottingham

MARIA CRITCHLEY, formerly of Barrow in Furness Sixth-Form College

MARK CUNDY, formerly of King Edward VI School, Chelmsford

SARAH DAR, formerly of St Philip's Sixth-Form College, Edgbaston

HELEN DIXON, formerly of Redland High School, Bristol

SOPHIE DUGGAN, formerly of Dr Challoner's High School, Little Chalfont

CHRISANTHA FERNANDO, formerly of St Brendan's Sixth-Form College, Bristol

HERMAN FUNG, formerly of Cheung Chuk Shan College, Hong Kong

RICHARD GRAHN, formerly of Suffolk College of Higher and Further Education, Ipswich

OWEN HAZELL, formerly of Poole Grammar School

ELISABETH HILL, formerly of Hills Road Sixth-Form College, Cambridge

ROBIN HOUSTON, formerly of Eton College

TESSA HUGHES, formerly of King Edward VI Girls' High School, Edgbaston

JENNIFER INGLEHEART, formerly of Bradford Girls' Grammar School

EVAN JEFFRIES, formerly of Bishop Wordsworth's School, Salisbury

ANDREW JEFFS, formerly of Bournemouth School

STEPHEN JONES, formerly of Pate's Grammar School, Cheltenham

STEPHEN KERMODE, formerly of Calderstone's School, Liverpool

HANNAH KUPER, formerly of Henrietta Barnett School, London

PETER KWAN, formerly of St Joan of Arc Secondary School, Hong Kong

WILSON KWOK, formerly of St Joseph's College, Hong Kong

CECILIA LAI, formerly of Belilios Public School, Hong Kong

RICHARD LANYON, formerly of Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School, Elstree

TIMOTHY LEAVER, formerly of Corfe Hills School, Broadstone

VICTOR LEE, formerly of Salesian English School, Hong Kong

REX LIU, formerly of Ng Wah College, Hong Kong

STEPHEN MARSHALL, formerly of Lady Lumley's School, Pickering, North Yorkshire

CLAIRE MCCANN, formerly of Westminster School

WILLIAM MENDHAM, formerly of Dame Alice Owen's School, Potters Bar

LEIGH MORRIS, formerly of Llantaram Comprehensive School, Cwmbran, Gwent

HENRY MOSS, formerly of King's College School, London

SIMON NEILD, formerly of the Perse School, Cambridge

MARTIN PERRIE, formerly of King Edward VI Camp Hill Boys' School, Birmingham

ALEXANDER PIGGOTT, formerly of Wellington College

SHYAM PRASAD, formerly of Chigwell School

HELEN PRATT, formerly of Simon Langton Girls' School, Canterbury

PAUL PRESCOTT, formerly of Stantonbury Campus Sixth-Form College, Milton Keynes

JAMES RENNARD, formerly of Walton High School, Stafford

DANIEL ROBERTS, formerly of Bristol Grammar School

DANIEL ROLFE, formerly of Ivybridge Community College, Devon

ADAM RUSSELL, formerly of Ilford County High School

TIMOTHY RYDER, formerly of Reading School

JOHN SABAPATHY, formerly of King Edward School, Birmingham

DANIEL SAYERS, formerly of Simon Langton Boys' School, Canterbury

DAVID SCARR, formerly of Wearside College of Higher Education, Sunderland

JONATHAN SHAW, formerly of Regent House Grammar School, Newtownards

TERESA SHAWCROSS, formerly of St Mary's Convent School, Worcester

KING SHUI, formerly of Diocesan Boys' School, Hong Kong

JAMES SHUKER, formerly of King Edward VI College, Stourbridge

ALEXANDER SMITH, formerly of Oundle School

ANDREW THOMAS, formerly of Estover Community College, Plymouth

OWEN THOMAS formerly of Charters School, Ascot

ROBERTA THOMSON, formerly of the School of St Helen and St Katharine, Abingdon

EDWARD TO, formerly of King's College, Hong Kong

MARGARET TONGUE, formerly of Charters Ancaster College, Bexhill- on-Sea

GUSTAVO TROMPIZ, formerly of Wilson's School, Wallington

EMMA URSICH, formerly of Liceo Ginnasio Statale, Trieste

AARTI WAGHELA, formerly of St Paul's Girls' School

ZOE WALSH, formerly of Haberdashers' Aske's Girls' School, Elstree

ANDREW WEAVER, formerly of Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham

SARAH WILLIAMS, formerly of Dean Close School, Cheltenham

REUBEN WRIGHT, formerly of Queen Elizabeth's School, Wimborne

BARRY YOUNG, formerly of Newquay Tretherras School

JAMES YOUNG, formerly of Whitby Community College, North Yorkshire

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PRIZES

Pembroke College

TEPCo Prize (joint award):

MISS C.L. SMITH

MISS H.L. STEVENS

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Levick Prize:

MISS O.M. SAUNDERS

Cleoburey Prize:

S.E. LONG

Blackett Memorial Scholarship:

MISS D.M. COX

Bannister Medical Scholarship:

MISS D.M. COX

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Somerville College

College Prizes in Modern History:

PIA ANJOLIE OBEROI

NICOLA EMMA TOMLINSON

Coombs Prize in Ancient and Modern History:

SOPHIE INDUMATHIE AGRELL

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Coombs Prize in English:

CLAIRE LOUISE MASON

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Gamble Prize in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics:

EE-CHING TAY

Kirkaldy Prize in Chemistry:

ZOE MAKEPEACE

Sarah Smithson Prize in Classics and Modern Languages:

CELINE JANE CARTY

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NOTICES

Balliol College

Six-hour Lecturership in Mathematics

The college proposes, if a suitable candidate applies, to appoint a six-hour Lecturer in Pure Mathematics from January 1996 for one year. The lecturer should be prepared to teach the pure mathematics courses for Honour Moderations, and preferably to be prepared to teach a range of pure mathematical topics to the second year, and to revise them with the third-year students. The lecturer would also be expected to assist with the administration of the subject, and with the Entrance Examination. The lecturer would receive in addition to the normal senior tutors' rates for tuition, a retainer of £770 per term and certain common room rights.

Applications should reach the Senior Tutor, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, by 5 December. Applicants should indicate their teaching experience, and state which options they would be willing to teach, and should ask their referees to write directly to the Senior Tutor by that date. It is expected to interview short-listed candidates during the week beginning Monday, 18 December.

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Jowett and Phizackerley Senior Scholarships

The college proposes to elect Jowett and Phizackerley Senior Scholars. The scholarships, which will be awarded solely on the basis of academic merit, are open to graduates currently working in Oxford who are reading, or intend to read, for a D.Phil. It is expected that applicants will normally be in at least their first year and not later than their second year of graduate work. The Jowett Scholarships are tenable in any subject. The Phizackerley Scholarship will be reserved for those in Medicine and closely related sciences. The scholarships will be awarded for a maximum of two years. Scholars will take up their award on 1 October 1996. The value of the scholarships is up to a maximum of £1,500 a year, having regard to other awards; in addition, scholars will receive free meals, and they will be entitled to dine twice a week at high table. The scholars will be entitled to accommodation (for which they will be charged) until they have completed their university residence requirements. This accommodation will be in the Graduate Centre at Holywell Manor.

There will also be Jowett Exhibitions, up to the value of £1,000 each for candidates who are runners-up for the Jowett Senior Scholarships. These will be restricted to members of Balliol College. The exhibitions are tenable for one year only.

Application forms may be obtained from the Senior Tutor's Secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, and should be returned by 22 January. There is no separate application form required for the exhibitions. The college hopes to interview short-listed applicants during the week commencing 19 February.

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Appointment of Temporary Senior Tutor's Secretary

The college wishes to recruit an experienced secretary to act as Senior Tutor's Secretary whilst maternity leave is taken from 16 February to 4 October 1996. Hours of work during school holidays are negotiable. Ideally the successful candidate would begin on 15 January. This is a responsible post involving a wide range of administrative duties and applicants should possess good secretarial skills and experience with computers. Salary in range £11,201 to £12,966 per annum.

Applications should be made in writing by Friday, 15 December, with a curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of two referees, who may be contacted immediately, to the College Secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ.

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Brasenose College

Tutorial Fellowship in Economics

The college proposes to elect a Tutor in Economics, with effect from 1 October 1996. The person appointed will be an Official Fellow of Brasenose College. The fellowship is associated with a titular university lecturership, which the University may at a later stage convert into a stipendiary post; meanwhile the college will pay the full stipend.

Applications should be sent to the Senior Tutor, Brasenose College, Oxford OX1 4AJ, with details of career and publications and the names and addresses of three referees not later than Friday, 5 January. Further particulars may be obtained from the College Secretary.

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Hertford College

Appointment of Director of Studies for Japanese TESL Programmes

A Director of Studies is sought, to co-ordinate programmes for visiting Japanese students during the period January to September 1996. Applicants should be TESL qualified.

The post will be part-time during preparation periods and full-time during courses. The salary will be £7,500 for the period.

Further details and application forms may be obtained from the Conference Secretary, Hertford College, Oxford OX1 3BW (telephone: Oxford (2)79456).

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Jesus College

Temporary Lecturership in Economics

Jesus College wishes to appoint a Temporary Lecturer in Economics for one year from 1 October 1996. The successful applicant will be required to teach (on average) up to twelve hours per week in Economics for PPE, Economics and Management, and joint courses with Engineering and Metallurgy.

The stipend will be £15,154 per annum. The lecturer will be provided with a room for residence and teaching, will be entitled to lunch and dine free of charge at common table, and will receive an entertainment and book allowance.

Applicants should forward a curriculum vitae and the names of two referees to the Senior Tutor, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW, by Friday, 15 December. It is the responsibility of applicants to ask their referees to send their references direct to the Senior Tutor by the same date.

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Magdalen College

Tutorial Fellowship in Politics

Magdalen College proposes to elect, with effect from 1 October 1996, a Fellow and Tutor in Politics, with special interests in Comparative Government, or, possibly, Political Sociology. The fellowship is tenable with a non-stipendiary university lecturership (CUF) which, it is expected, will be converted in due course into a stipendiary university post.

Further particulars of the post are available from the President's Secretary, Magdalen College, Oxford OX1 4AU (fax: Oxford (2)76094), to whom candidates should send a full curriculum vitae. There is no application form. Candidates must ask three referees to send references to the President by the closing date of Monday, 15 January.

Magdalen College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Nuffield College

Postgraduate Studentships in the Social Sciences

These studentships are open to women or men graduates for research or postgraduate study in economics, politics, sociology (including some aspects of social psychology), recent economic, social or political history, econometrics, social statistics, industrial relations, management studies, public and social policy, American studies, international relations, or any aspect of social studies (such as, for instance, Commonwealth history or the study of Western Europe or of the Third World) which falls broadly within these fields. The college normally takes about twenty-five new postgraduate students a year.

The college also offers a small number of Nuffield Funded Studentships, open to both UK and overseas students, to cover fees and maintenance.

In addition students of the college entering their third year of research, and registered for a D.Phil., may apply to the college for financial assistance; applicants from other colleges who are unable to obtain adequate funding elsewhere may be considered for admission to the college under this head.

Particulars and application forms may be obtained from the Admissions Secretary (Mrs Glynis Baleham), Nuffield College, Oxford OX1 1NF (telephone: Oxford (2)78515, e-mail: glynis.baleham@nuf.ox.ac.uk).

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St Antony's College

Kirk-Greene Junior Research Fellowship in Tropical African Studies

Applications are invited for a Junior Research Fellowship to be tenable for two terms within the calendar year 1996, commencing on 1 April 1996. The fellowship is intended to allow the successful candidate to write up a thesis for publication. Applicants should have successfully completed a doctorate or should have done so before taking up the appointment. The basic stipend of the fellowship will be £7,000 in addition to other benefits.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Bursar, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF, to whom applications should be sent not later than 15 January.

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Appointment of Assistant to College Secretary

A full-time Assistant is required to provide secretarial support to the College Secretary in busy College Office. Word-processing skills are necessary, and experience in database entry would be an advantage.

Start date: early in 1996. Lunch allowance, pension scheme, and car parking are available, and good holidays. The initial salary will be in the range of £10,276 per annum.

Applications, with the names of two referees, should be sent to the College Secretary, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF. The college exists to promote excellence in education and research, and is an equal opportunities employer.

St Edmund Hall

Stipendiary Lecturership in History

St Edmund Hall intends to appoint a Stipendiary Lecturer in History. The successful candidate will be appointed from 1 April or 1 October 1996 for one year with the option of reappointment for a further year. He or she will be required to arrange tuition, and provide ten hours' tuition weekly, in the early modern period (c.1450–c.1750). The basic stipend will be £11,000 per annum, together with certain addition allowances.

A note of further particulars is available on application to the Principal's Secretary, St Edmund Hall, Oxford OX1 4AR (telephone: Oxford (2)79003, fax: (2)79090). The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 January.

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St Hugh's College

Tutorial Fellowship and Lecturership (CUF) in English

St Hugh's College proposes to elect an Official Fellow and Tutor in English with effect from 1 October 1996. The fellowship is tenable with a University Lecturership (CUF). Applications are invited from candidates with interests in nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature: preference may be given to those with research interests in the twentieth century.

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the Senior Tutor, St Hugh's College, Oxford OX2 6LE (fax: Oxford (2)74912, e-mail: glenysluke@st-hughs.oxford.ac.uk), to whom applications, including a full curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three referees, should be sent to arrive by 8 January. Candidates should ask referees to write direct to the Senior Tutor by the same date.

The college and the university are equal opportunities employers.

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