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OBITUARIES

Exeter College

THE RT. HON. LORD EUSTACE WENTWORTH ROSKILL, 3 October 1996; matriculated 1929.

MAJ.-GEN. PATRICK GEORGE TURPIN, CB, OBE, MA, 19 August 1996; classics scholar 1930.

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Magdalen College

STEPHEN CONWAY DESCH, QC, 30 August 1996; commoner 1957–61. Aged 56.

LORD GLADWYN (HUBERT MILES GLADWYN JEBB), 24 October 1996; commoner 1919–22, Honorary Fellow 1954–96. Aged 96.

PATRICK JOHNSON, OBE, 29 October 1996; demy 1923–7, Fellow 1928–47, Vice-President 1946–7. Aged 92.

PAUL TUCKWELL, 2 August 1996; commoner 1931–5. Aged 84.

HENRY ERNEST WILLIAM TURNER, 14 December 1995; senior demy 1931. Aged 87.

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St Anne's College

MRS PATRICIA BAREFOOT (née Cunningham); member of the Society of Oxford Home-Students 1939–42.

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St Hilda's College

MURIEL EVASON, MA, DIP.ED., 25 October 1996; commoner 1928–32. Aged 86.

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St Hugh's College

HERMINE MAGDALEN CLUTTON-BROCK (née Thrupp), 9 October 1996; commoner 1928–31. Aged 89.

ELIZABETH NANCY MACLEAN, 16 September 1996; commoner 1932–5. Aged 83.

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Wolfson College

GEORGE MORRISON, MA, 26 September 1996; Ordinary Fellow 1967–81, Supernumerary Fellow 1981–3, Emeritus Fellow 1983–96; formerly University Lecturer in Persian.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE

Campion Hall

A Memorial Service for THE REVD PAUL EDWARDS, Master 1978–84, will be held at 12.15 p.m. on Saturday, 9 November, in the Catholic Chaplaincy, St Aldate's.

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ELECTIONS

Christ Church

To Open Scholarships:

M.T.F. BEER, formerly of Ysgol Dyssryn Tiefi, Dyfed

HELEN E. CROSSLEY, formerly of Horace Greeley High School, New York

A.D. BOND, formerly of Bournemouth School

J.P.M. EVANS, formerly of Magdalen College School

URSULA M. HARRISON, formerly of Walthamstow Hall School, Sevenoaks

H.G. HARVEY, formerly of Banbury School

K.A. MACDONALD, formerly of Rossall School, Fleetwood

SUSAN J. MELLOR, formerly of Hall Cross Comprehensive School, Doncaster

MEGAN MENZIES-GOW, formerly of Margaret Danyers College, Stockport

D.D. PIPE, formerly of Hills Road Sixth-Form College, Cambridge

VERITY J. PLATT, formerly of the Mount School, York

DIANE M. PURCELL, formerly of St Francis Xavier Sixth-Form College, London

R.F.D. REYNOLDS, formerly of Exeter School

T.J. SARSON, formerly of Hereford Cathedral School

R.J. SMITH,, formerly of Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham

M. TATTERSALL, formerly of Manchester Grammar School

S.W. TUDWAY, formerly of Portsmouth Grammar School

M.B. WATKINS, formerly of Maidstone Grammar School for Boys

M.R.B. WILSON, formerly of Eton College

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To Douglas Jerrold Scholarships:

ALEXANDRA L. NORRISH, formerly of Cheltenham Ladies' College

NINA M.K. RAINE, formerly of Oxford High School

To a Marjoribanks Scholarship:

O.A. EVANS, formerly of St Paul's School

To a Gladstone Scholarship:

C.S. TOLMAN, formerly of Trinity School, Croydon

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To Open Exhibitions:

C.E. ANDERSON, formerly of Carnoustie High School

CAROLINE M.C. BRETT, formerly of St Swithun's School, Winchester

SARAH N. CROSSFIELD, formerly of St John Fisher's and St Aidan's Sixth-Form College, Harrogate

C.F. MARSHALL, formerly of St Benedict's School, Ealing

JULIE A.L. MAXWELL, formerly of Northwood School

HELEN MOLESWORTH, formerly of Bristol Grammar School

M. KATHERINE PURNELL, formerly of Westminster School

A.C. RUSTELL, formerly of Royal Grammar School, Guildford

D.S. THUBURN, formerly of Westminster School

J.P. WALLACE, formerly of Strathallan School, Perth

J.D. WHITE, formerly of Royal Grammar School, Newcastle upon Tyne

H.R. WOOD, formerly of Sherborne School

E.A. YELLAND, formerly of Ryde School, Isle of Wight

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Corpus Christi College

To Honorary Fellowships:

BERNARD ARTHUR OWEN WILLIAMS, MA, FBA, White's Professor of Moral Philosophy 1990–6

LORD CLYDE OF BRIGLANDS, MA, Lord of Appeal in Ordinary

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Exeter College

To Amelia Jackson Senior Scholarships:

I. BRUNTON, formerly of Chesterfield School

M.J.T. PRESTON, formerly of St Paul's School

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To Scholarships:

B. AL-SADY, formerly of Hans-Sachs-Gymnasium Nürnberg

D. AVERY GEE, formerly of Winchester College

C. BARNETT, formerly of Cricklade School, Andover

P.S. BODDINGTON, formerly of Colchester Royal Grammar School

GEMMA BURFORD, formerly of Barton Peveril College

ELIZABETH BURY, formerly of Headington School

SARAH F.L. CARDELL, formerly of James Allen's Girls' School, London

J.K. DAVIS, formerly of Trury School

SOPHIE DODGEON, formerly of King Edward VI High School for Girls, Edgbaston

R. FISHER, formerly of Glenalmond College, Pertshire

J.G.B. FRANCKEN, formerly of Haberdashers' Aske's

School

J.A. HOWARTH, formerly of Blue Coat School, Coventry

R.K. HUBBARD, formerly of University of Wales, Lampeter

ALICE JOHNSON, formerly of St Paul's Girls' School

A.K.M. LAU, formerly of St Joseph's College, Hong Kong

C.P. LAU, formerly of Raffles Junior College, Singapore

A.K. LEUNG, formerly of Queen's College, Hong Kong

D.J. MCCOMBIE, formerly of Whitgift School, Croydon

J.G. MCCULLOUGH, formerly of Belfast Royal Academy

L.A. MCDONNELL, formerly of Rainhill High School, Warrington

S. PATHMANATHAN, formerly of York Sixth-Form College

L.V. PITCHER, formerly of City of London School

KATHERINE PLOWRIGHT, formerly of Esher Sixth-Form College

A.J. POTTS, formerly of Winchester College

G.D. POWELL, formerly of Reading School

J.S. REED, formerly of Colchester Sixth-Form College

ANN SIM, formerly of Hwa Chong Junior College

KATHRYN TAYLOR, formerly of the Lady Eleanor Holles School, Hampton

W.R. WHITE, formerly of Eton College

R.J. WILMAN, formerly of North Halifax High School

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To Exhibitions:

M.T. BURT, formerly of Barton Peveril College, Eastleigh

D.A. GILMORE, formerly of Leeds Grammar School

N.J. HAMSHAW, formerly of Falmouth and Penryn Sixth-Form College

CERI J. LAWRENCE, formerly of Beaconsfield High School

RACHAEL MCCABE, formerly of Belfast Royal Academy

A. SHUTES, formerly of St Paul's School, Barnes

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To Senior Scholarships:

H. BARMA, formerly of Diocesan Boys' School, Hong Kong

N.J. BIRCH, formerly of Winchester College

A.D. MARSHAM, formerly of Kingswood School, Bath

PHILOMEN PROBERT, formerly of Plymouth College

STEPHANIE WILDE, formerly of Chichester High School for Girls

R. WOORE, formerly of Nottingham High School

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NOTICES

Balliol College

Visiting Fellowship 1997–8

The college hopes to elect to a non-stipendiary Visiting Fellowship a distinguished scholar from abroad who will be spending the entire academic year 1997–8 in Oxford. The Visiting Fellow will be entitled to free meals and will be a full member of the senior common room, and entitled to use all college facilities and to attend meetings of the governing body. Balliol has a Graduate Centre at Holywell Manor and Visiting Fellows are encouraged to interest themselves in its activities. The college hopes to be able to help find accommodation; financial subvention may also be offered in certain circumstances.

An application form may be obtained from the Senior Tutor, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ. The closing date for applications is Friday, 12 January 1997.

Short-term Tutorial Fellowship in Economics

Applications are invited from men and women for a Tutorial Fellowship in Economics for four years with effect from 1 October 1997. The fellowship will be associated with a university lecturership. Applications are welcome from candidates with expertise in any aspect of economics. The successful applicant will be expected to make a major contribution to teaching economics to undergraduates within the context of Joint Final Honour Schools (particularly Philosophy, Politics, and Economics).

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ. Applications, including a curriculum vitae, should be sent to reach Balliol College not later than 29 November. Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer and a charity which exists to promote excellence in education and research.

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Christ Church

Appointment of Assistant Curator in the Picture Gallery

Applications are invited for the post of Assistant Curator in the Picture Gallery at Christ Church. The college expects to appoint a young and energetic scholar with high qualifications in the history of western art. The appointment is for four years in the first instance. The salary will be not less than £12,674 per year, according to age and experience.

The person appointed may be offered either accommodation in college free of rent or a living-out allowance. He or she will be expected to take up his/ her duties as soon as possible after 1 January 1997.

Further particulars may be obtained from The Very Revd the Dean of Christ Church, Oxford OX1 1DP (fax: Oxford (2)76238; no telephone enquiries). Applications (seven copies) should be sent to him not later than Friday, 15 November. Applicants should include a curriculum vitae and the names of two referees, and should write a covering letter (one side of A4) in which they state what theybelieve to be their most important qualifications for the position. They should ask their referees to write directly to the Dean a letter which should reach him by the closing date (15 November). It is expected that interviews will be held on Thursday, 28 November.

Christ Church is an equal opportunities employer.

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Pembroke College

Appointment of Secretary/General Assistant

A Secretary/General Assistant is required as soon as possible to perform a wide range of duties in various college offices. The position will require good organisational, interpersonal, and word-processing skills. The salary will be on the University's clerical grade 3 scale and will be for a fixed term of one year in the first instance.

Further details may be obtained from the College Secretary, Pembroke College, Oxford OX1 1DW (telephone: Oxford (2)76410). The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 15 November. Pembroke College is an equal opportunities employer.

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St CATHERINE'S College

Stipendiary Lecturership in Biochemistry

The college proposes to appoint a six-hour Stipendiary Lecturer in Biochemistry for three years commencing as soon as possible. The position may be renewable for a further two years. The lecturer will be required to teach (in tutorials and classes) six hours per week on average in the eight weeks of each Full Term. He or she will in addition be expected to play a full role in the running of Honour Schools involving biochemistry, including the arrangement of teaching in specialist fields. full participation in the admissions process, setting and marking college examinations, and the pastoral care of undergraduates.

A teaching room will be provided in college. The lecturer will be a member of the senior common room and receive full common table during term and the entrance period and two meals a week during vacations. The stipend for 1996–7 will be £7,170 (under review), and will be pensionable.

Applications should be addressed to the Senior Tutor, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ, and should include a curriculum vitae, an indication of areas of teaching expertise, and the names of two referees. Applicants should ask their referees to write directly to the Senior Tutor. Applications and references must arrive by Friday, 29 November. Short-listed candidates will be interviewed during the week beginning Monday, 9 December. The success- ful candidate should be prepared to take part in the admissions process during the week beginning Monday, 16 December.

The college is an equal opportunities employer.

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Wadham College

Keeley Visiting Fellowship

The college proposes to elect a distinguished visitor to Oxford to a Visiting Fellowship for all or part of the academic year 1997–8. The fellowship, which is for a scholar who will already have full financial support, is intended to provide the visitor with a social base where he or she can meet academics with a broader range of interests than might otherwise be likely within a single faculty or department. Nominations are invited from faculties and departments, and from individual senior members of the University.

The Visiting Fellow will be a member of the college's senior common room and will be entitled to lunch and dinner free of charge at common table. Some secretarial help will be available from the fellows' secretary. Accommodation is not provided. The fellowship is open to scholars in any subject.

Nominations should be sent to the Senior Tutor, Wadham College, Oxford OX1 3PN, before 18 January. These should include a curriculum vitae, a list of key publications, and a brief statement by the candidate of the work to be pursued in Oxford. This should be supported by a letter of recommendation from the nominator and by two other references from outside Oxford. Candidates should please ask their referees to send their references direct to the Senior Tutor by the same date.

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