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CONGREGATION 6 October 12 noon

Oration by the Vice-Chancellor

Mr Vice-Chancellor will address the House.

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CONGREGATION 13 October 2 p.m.

¶ Members of Congregation are reminded that written notice of any intention to vote against the preamble of the following statute, signed by at least two members of Congregation, must be given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 5 October (see the Guide to Procedures in Congregation cited in the note at the end of `University Agenda').

Promulgation of Statute

Statute: Establishment of Professorship of Marketing

Explanatory note

The University has received a munificent anonymous benefaction for the endowment of a Professorship of Marketing. The following statute, and the decree to be made by Council if the statute is approved, formally accept the benefaction on the conditions agreed with the benefactor, and establish the Professorship of Marketing.

WHEREAS it is expedient to establish a Professorship of Marketing, for which a munificent benefaction has been offered, THE UNIVERSITY ENACTS AS FOLLOWS.

In Tit. XIV, Sect. II, cl. 1 (Statutes, 1997, p. 110), after `American Standard Companies Professorship of Operations Management' insert: `Professorship of Marketing'. Return to List of Contents of this section


Decree to be made by Council if the Statute is approved

1 In Ch. VII, Sect. I, § 5. B, SCHEDULE A, concerning professorships (p. 392), after `American Standard Companies Professor of Operations Management' insert: `Professor of Marketing'.

2 Ibid., Sect. III, concerning particular professorships (p. 471), insert new § 195 as follows and renumber existing §§ 195–213 (pp. 471–80) as §§ 196–214: `§ 195. Professor of Marketing

1. The University accepts with deep gratitude the munificent benefaction provided anonymously to establish a Professorship of Management Studies which shall be known as the Professorship of Marketing.

2. The Professor of Marketing shall lecture and give instruction in Management Studies in the area of Marketing.

3. The professor shall be elected by an electoral board consisting of:

(1) the Vice-Chancellor, or, if the Warden of Green College is Vice-Chancellor, a person appointed by Council;

(2) the Warden of Green College, or, if the Warden is unable or unwilling to act, a person appointed by the Governing Body of Green College;

(3) a person appointed by the Governing Body of Green College;

(4) a person appointed by Council;

(5), (6) two persons appointed by the General Board;

(7), (8) two persons appointed by the Board of the Faculty of Management;

(9) a person appointed by the Board of the Faculty of Social Studies.

4. The professor shall be subject to General Provisions of the decree concerning the duties of professors and to those Particular Provisions of the same decree which are applicable to this chair.

5. Council shall have power to amend this decree from time to time, provided that the main objects of the benefaction, as defined in clause 1 above, shall always be kept in view.'

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