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OBITUARIES

Corpus Christi College

PHILIP HERBERT BOAS, MA, TD, 24 October 1995; Haigh Scholar 1923–7. Aged 91.

ROBERT ALEXANDER HERBERT BÖKER, MA (PH.D. Harvard), Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur, Grand Cross of the Ordine Piano (Vatican), 23 May 1997; Rhodes Scholar 1934–7. Aged 85.

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Hertford College

FRANK CHARLES ASHBEE, 31 April 1997; commoner 1952.

MAJ.-GEN. JACK FRANCIS BOWMAN, CB, 26 April 1997; March 1943.

ANTHONY ARNATT BUSHELL, April 1997; commoner 1922. Aged 92.

CANON GUY KENNETH DIXON, 2 May 1997; commoner 1927.

HIS HON. RICHARD GAVIN FREEMAN, 15 May 1997; commoner 1919; former Circuit Judge. Aged 86.

ARTHUR JOHN HASELFOOT, 12 May 1997; scholar 1923. Aged 92.

DAVID BRIAN JONES, 30 March 1997; commoner 1961. Aged 54.

HERBERT PAUL RUGLYS, 9 January 1997; commoner 1943.

LEONARD BRIAN WALSH-ATKINS, CMG, CVO, 28 April 1997; commoner 1934.

JOHN LESLIE WARREN, 29 March 1997; commoner 1935.

FREDERICK WEBSTER, 5 October 1996; exhibitioner 1943.

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Keble College

STEPHEN PETER BREUKELMAN, D.PHIL., 28 February 1997; commoner 1973–9.

CYRIL JAMES BROWN, OBE, 30 January 1997; commoner 1922–6. Aged 93.

ALEX BARROW DASPIT, BA, 13 May 1997; Rhodes Scholar 1931–4. Aged 88.

CECIL CABOT DU HEAUME, BA, 4 March 1997; commoner 1924–9. Aged 93.

KENNETH PERCY EVANS, OBE, 19 October 1996; commoner 1934–7. Aged 81.

HIS HON. ARCHIBALD GORDON FRIEND, MA, 25 April 1997; commoner 1930–3. Aged 85.

DONALD AIDAN HATFIELD, MA, 31 December 1996; commoner 1957–9. Aged 79.

ROBERT CARLETON HICKS, BA, 30 April 1997; commoner 1936–40. Aged 80.

JOHN FREDERICK MATHER LAWRENCE, BA, November 1996; commoner 1946–8. Aged 83.

EVERARD ARCHBOLD SAMPSON, BA, 12 January 1997; commoner 1930–3. Aged 85.

ALAN VINCENT SLATER, MA, 6 April 1997; commoner 1928–32. Aged 88.

PETER THOMAS, BA, 8 December 1996; commoner 1952–6. Aged 63.

STEVEN JAMES RUSSELL TURNER, BA, 31 January 1997; scholar 1985–8.

JOHN FRANKLIN JONES WARE, MA, 10 April 1997; commoner 1930–3.

JOHN REGINALD WRAY, D.MUS., 24 April 1997; Organ Scholar 1934–8. Aged 82.

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Keble College and New College

EDWARD MAURICE HUGH-JONES, 31 May 1997; scholar, New College, 1921–5; Lecturer then Tutor in Economics, Keble College, 1926–59, Official Fellow 1930–59; Professor of Economics, Keele University, 1959–68; Deputy Vice-Chancellor 1966–8. Aged 94.

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Lincoln College

A.J. BLAND; commoner 1941–8.

ROBERT LESLIE GARDNER; commoner 1957. Aged 61.

A. RAY MILLER, February 1991; Rhodes Scholar 1935–8.

RALPH ANTHONY VAUGHAN, 6 June 1997; commoner 1938–41. Aged 77.

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St Anne's College

MRS GISELLA STREATFIELD (née Luttman); member of the Society of Oxford Home-Students 1928–31. Aged 87.

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St Edmund Hall

ERIC MATTHIAS ROBERTS, MA, 30 March 1997; commoner (senior status) 1935–9. Aged 83.

AHMAD HOSEYN AABAADI SAALEHI, D.PHIL., 11 May 1997; 1992–5. Aged 31.

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PRIZES

St Peter's College

J. Bossanyi Graduate Bursary in Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Resource Use:

KIMBERLY GETGEN

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Charles Caine Mathematics Prize:

JASON PELLY

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Foy McKinsey Travel Award for Modern Linguists:

WENDY HARDING

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NOTICES

Corpus Christi College

Appointment of Assistant Librarian

An Assistant Librarian is required, from 1 September 1997, to carry out a variety of library duties including acquisitions, circulation, and serials work, as well as retroconversion and current cataloguing. and to act as deputy to the Librarian-in-charge. Candidates should have a professional qualification and practical experience of on-line systems in academic libraries. A thorough knowledge of AACR2 and MARC cataloguing is essential. Familiarity with the OLIS system would be an advantage, as would an interest and qualification in rare book work.

The post will be on the academic-related library grade 1 scale, for a maximum of three years (£15,159 per annum).

Further particulars can be obtained from the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF (telephone: Oxford (2)76737, fax: (2)793121, e-mail: college.office@ccc.o x.ac.uk), to whom applications should be sent by the closing date of 4 July. Two referees should be asked to send references direct to the College Secretary to arrive by the closing date. Interviews will be held on 24 July.

Corpus Christi College exists to promote excellence in education and research and is actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.

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Keble College

Appointment of Development Assistant

Keble College is looking for a Development Assistant to take a leading role in organising alumni events, maintain a computer database of some 7,000 records, and assist with fund-raising and the preparation of publications. This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate wishing to begin a career in fund-raising or an experienced administrator wanting to return to work now that the children are at school. Flexible working is a possibility. Salary up to £12,000 per annum.

Applications, enclosing a curriculum vitae and the contact details of two referees, should be sent to Roger Boden, Development Director, Keble College, Oxford OX1 3PG, to arrive no later than Friday, 4 July.

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Linacre College

Appointment of Development Director

Linacre College seeks a full-time Development Director to maintain its on-going fund-raising activity and prepare for its next campaign.

The Director will be responsible to the Principal for the formation of strategy, for identifying and approaching possible donors, and for managing the Development Office systems and staff. The Director is supported by an Alumni Relations and Development Support Officer.

The successful candidate is likely to be a graduate with fund-raising experience and good presentational and organisational skills.

Salary c.£25,000. The appointment will be from 1 September 1997 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for a period of three years at this stage.

Applications, together with a curriculum vitae and the names of two referees, should be sent to the Principal, Linacre College, Oxford OX1 3JA (telephone for further particulars: Oxford (2)71657) by 4 July.

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NOTICES

Balliol College

Six-hour Lecturership in Biochemistry

The college proposes, if a suitable candidate applies, to appoint a six-hour Lecturer in Biochemistry for the academic year commencing Michaelmas Term 1997. The applicant should be able to teach enzymology, metabolism, and introductory endocrinology to undergraduates studying Biochemistry or Physiological Sciences. Expertise in biophysical chemistry would be an advantage. The lecturer will be expected to teach up to six hours a week and to participate in the admissions process. S/he will receive, in addition to the normal rates for tuition, a retainer and certain common room rights.

Applicants should provide a curriculum vitae and should indicate which subjects they would be willing to teach. They should give the names of two referees whom they should ask to write directly to the Senior Tutor. Applications and references must reach the Senior Tutor, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, by Friday, 4 July.

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Corpus Christi College

Appointment of Assistant Librarian

An Assistant Librarian is required, from 1 September 1997, to carry out a variety of library duties including acquisitions, circulation, and serials work, as well as retroconversion and current cataloguing. and to act as deputy to the Librarian-in-charge. Candidates should have a professional qualification and practical experience of on-line systems in academic libraries. A thorough knowledge of AACR2 and MARC cataloguing is essential. Familiarity with the OLIS system would be an advantage, as would an interest and qualification in rare book work.

The post will be on the academic-related library grade 1 scale, for a maximum of three years (£15,159 per annum). Further particulars can be obtained from the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF (telephone: Oxford (2)76737, fax: (2)793121, e-mail: college. office@ccc.ox.ac.uk), to whom applications should be sent by the closing date of 4 July. Two referees should be asked to send references direct to the College Secretary to arrive by the closing date. Interviews will be held on 24 July.

Corpus Christi College exists to promote excellence in education and research and is actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.

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Keble College

Appointment of Development Assistant

Keble College is looking for a Development Assistant to take a leading role in organising alumni events, maintain a computer database of some 7,000 records, and assist with fund-raising and the preparation of publications. This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate wishing to begin a career in fund-raising or an experienced administrator wanting to return to work now that the children are at school. Flexible working is a possibility. Salary up to £12,000 per annum.

Applications, enclosing a curriculum vitae and the contact details of two referees, should be sent to Roger Boden, Development Director, Keble College, Oxford OX1 3PG, to arrive no later than Friday, 4 July.

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Linacre College

Appointment of Development Director

Linacre College seeks a full-time Development Director to maintain its on-going fund-raising activity and prepare for its next campaign. The Director will be responsible to the Principal for the formation of strategy, for identifying and approaching possible donors, and for managing the Development Office systems and staff. The Director is supported by an Alumni Relations and Development Support Officer.

The successful candidate is likely to be a graduate with fund-raising experience and good presentational and organisational skills. Salary c.£25,000. The appointment will be from 1 September 1997 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for a period of three years at this stage.

Applications, together with a curriculum vitae and the names of two referees, should be sent to the Principal, Linacre College, Oxford OX1 3JA (telephone for further particulars: Oxford (2)71657) by 4 July.

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Mansfield College

Stipendiary Lecturership in Economics

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The college proposes to appoint a six-hour Stipendiary Lecturer in Economics during Dr Chawluk's tenure of a post at the University of Warsaw. The lecturership will be tenable for one year from 1 October 1997, after the expiry of which period it will not be renewable. The lecturer will be required to teach Introductory Economics to the first-year undergraduates and the Microeconomics and Macroeconomics papers for the Honour School of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Salary will be £6,419. USS membership is available.

The post carries full senior common room dining rights. Further particulars may be obtained from the College Secretary, Mansfield College, Oxford OX1 3TF (telephone: Oxford (2)70982, fax: (2)70970), to whom applications, including a full curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of two academic referees, should be sent in triplicate by 30 June. Applicants should request their referees to send references direct to the College Secretary by the closing date.

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Pembroke College

Schoolteacher Studentships

Pembroke College proposes to accommodate up to four schoolteachers from secondary or tertiary education, for the purposes of professional study, during the academic year 1997–8. These studentships are designed to give teachers a fortnight during which they can undertake a personal project. No stipend will be paid, but the college will provide free accommodation, meals, and membership of the senior common room. Schoolteacher Studentships will be available between 16 and 28 March 1998 and from 22 June to 4 July 1998. Further particulars are available from the Tutor for Admissions, Pembroke College, Oxford OX1 1DW (telephone: Oxford (2)76412, fax: (2)76418). The closing date for receipt of applications is 25 July.

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St Hilda's College

Appointment of Secretary

The college has a vacancy for a Secretary to work in the Assistant Bursar's office. The successful candidate will be working in a very busy office which deals mainly with student accommodation and residential conferences. Qualifications required are a minimum of RSAII typing, and at least two years' experience using Word for Windows and Excel. Previous experience in an Oxford college would be an advantage, but is not essential. Benefits include on-site parking, free lunches, and a contributory pension scheme. Salary will be paid according to experience, and will be on the university library and clerical grade 4 scale (£12,240–£14,169).

For further particulars, telephone Oxford (2)76888 and leave your name and address. Applications should be made in writing, enclosing a full curriculum vitae, with the names and addresses of two referees (one of which should be your current or last employer), and sent to Mrs Connie Exley, St Hilda's College, Oxford OX4 1DY. The closing date is 24 June.

St Hilda's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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