Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

Christ Church

CANON LESLIE STANLEY BRASNETT, MA, 11 June 1997; scholar 1919–21. Aged 100.

WILLIAM R. EMERSON, 2 June 1997; Rhodes Scholar 1948.

GEOFFREY JOHN HUDSON, 24 July 1997; member 1936. Aged 79.

HUGH R. KING, 30 April 1995; Rhodes Scholar 1948.

DONALD R. LANDAUER, MA, 9 January 1997; commoner 1941–2.

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Corpus Christi College

MARTIN GRAHAM ALLEN, MA, 12 February 1997; commoner 1951–4. Aged 65.

ERIC JOHN GORDON TUCKER, MA, 26 November 1996; commoner 1927–31. Aged 88.

SARAH WILLIAMS, MA, 8 December 1996; commoner 1980–4. Aged 34.

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Green College

SIR JAMES MICHAEL GOLDSMITH, 19 July 1997; Honorary Fellow 1993–7. Aged 64.

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Lincoln College

P. JARVIS, 29 January 1997; commoner 1940.

J.E.H. WISE, 28 June 1997; commoner 1933.

HENRY JOHN WYNDHAM; commoner 1939. Aged 77.

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Merton College

JOHN ARTHUR CURTIS HAYWARD, 10 June 1997; commoner 1946–9. Aged 73.

LEWIS ROUSE JONES, 31 July 1997; commoner 1926–9. Aged 89.

CHRISTOPHER OLDING, 8 June 1997; commoner 1955–6. Aged 65.

BRIAN KEITH HAMILTON RICHARDS, March/April 1997; commoner 1937. Aged 78.

PETER JAFFREY WHEATLEY, 12 May 197; Harmsworth Senior Scholar 1948–9. Aged 76.

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St Anne's College

MRS COLETTE CALDWELL (née Le Rossignol); member of the Society of Oxford Home-Students 1935–8. Aged 82.

MRS CATHERINE WHITAKER (née Thornburgh); member of the Society of Oxford Home- Students 1930–4. Aged 86.

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St Edmund Hall

DEREK WILLIAM BIGLEY, BA, 1 August 1997; commoner 1932–5. Aged 84.

DR IAN JOSEPH DUERDEN, 1977; senior status 1962–6. Aged 36. CECIL RUPERT OLLIER, MA, 29 July 1997; commoner 1931–4. Aged 84.

JOHN THEODORE STOAKLEY, MA, 29 July 1997; commoner 1952–5. Aged 66.

DR ALLEN GEORGE TURNER, MA, 8 September 1997; commoner 1949–53. Aged 68. JOSEPH HARRY TYZACK, MA, 27 May 1997; commoner 1929–33. Aged 86.

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St Hilda's College

MARY CHRYSTAL, MA, 1997; commoner 1937–40.

ELIZABETH JANE HARTZELL (née Bosley), MA, 12 July 1997; scholar 1945–8. Aged 70.

MARJORIE NICHOLSON, MBE, BA, July 1997; scholar 1933–6. Aged 82.

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St Hugh's College

PAMELA MATNIKA BIRCH REYNARDSON (née Humphreys), 6 August 1997; commoner 1942–5. Aged 74.

CECILY MARY GRACE DUTHOIT, 28 June 1997; commoner 1927–30. Aged 89.

ANN TWYNAM HAMILTON (née Blake), 9 March 1997; commoner 1941–4. Aged 74.

NANCY HOARE, date unknown; commoner 1940–3.

ALISON MARGARET NORTHOVER (née Gee), 23 July 1997; commoner 1967–70, Sub-Librarian 1977–9. Aged 48.

GRACE PENELOPE, LADY THOMPSON (née Stradling), 23 June 1997; commoner 1932–5. Aged 84.

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St John's College

LEOPOLD EDWIN CLIFFORD ANNETT, BA, 10 June 1997; commoner HT 1936–MT 1938. Aged 81.

JAMES DUNCAN BRITTON, DSC, MA, 27 March 1997; commoner TT–MT 1940 and TT 1946–8. Aged 75.

ANTHONY WILLIAM DAVIES, MA, DIP.ED., 23 April 1997; commoner 1949–53. Aged 67.

GERALD REVELL NORMAN DEAKIN, 10 April 1997; commoner 1935–8. Aged 80.

SIR JOHN COWDERY KENDREW, CBE, MA, D.SC., D.PHIL., FRS (HON. D.SC. Reading, Keele, Exeter, Buckingham, DR. UNIV. Stirling, DR honoris causa Pecs, Madrid, Siena, Chile), 23 August 1997; President 1981–7, Honorary Fellow 1987–97. Aged 80.

PAUL WILLIAM RICKARDS, 3 May 1997; commoner 1934–7. Aged 81.

ALAN JACK SALISBURY, MA, 18 April 1997; open exhibitioner and Casberd Scholar 1924–8. Aged 92.

WILLIAM KENNETH SLATCHER, CMG, CVO, MA, 31 July 1997; commoner HT 1948–59. Aged 71.

HUGH RODNEY SMYTHE, MA, 15 April 1997; open scholar 1930–4. Aged 85.

TOM BRUCE FRANK THOMSON, MA, 17 June 1997; Sir Thomas White Scholar 1930–4. Aged 86.

WILLIAM BRADNEY VERNON, MA, 30 May 1997; commoner 1925–8. Aged 91.

BRIAN GEORGE WENHAM, BA, 8 May 1997; commoner 1957–60. Aged 60.

ERIC WILLIAMS, MA, 13 July 1997; commoner 1926–30. Aged 88.

IAN LLOYD WOOLF, BM, MA, 25 March 1997; commoner 1958–61. Aged 57.

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ELECTIONS

Lincoln College

To a Sohmer-Hall Tutorial Fellowship in Renaissance English Literature 1500–1740:

PETER EUGENE MCCULLOUGH (BA, PH.D.)

To an Elf Tutorial Fellowship in French Literature 1500–1800:

EDWARD MICHEL JACQUES NYE, MA, D.PHIL.

To a Darby Fellowship in Philosophy:

MAXIMILIAN ROBERT JOHN CHRISTOPHER FRANCIS WILLIAM THOMAS DE GAYNESFORD (BA, MA, PH.D.)

To a Darby Fellowship in English:

KANTIK GHOSH (BA, M.PHIL., PH.D.)

To a Montgomery–Deminex–DAAD Visiting Tutorial Fellowship in German:

STEFAN BUSCH (MA, PH.D.)

To a Fellowship:

RICHARD E. DICKERSON (BS, PH.D.), Newton–Abraham Visiting Professor

To a Praelectorship in Applied Analysis:

JAMES COOPER ROBINSON (PH.D.)

To a Visiting Fellowship in Public International Law:

MARCEL M.TH.A. BRUS (PH.D.)

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Magdalen College

To an Emeritus Fellowship (with effect from 1 October 1997):

PROFESSOR A.W. RAITT

To a fixed-term Tutorial Fellowship in Physiology (for five years from 1 October 1997):

DR WILLIAM JAMES, B.SC., MA

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St Antony's College

To Governing Body Fellowships:

WILLIAM BEINART, MA (MA, PH.D. London), Rhodes Professor of Race Relations

LESLIE MICHAEL BETHELL, MA (BA, PH.D. London), Director, Centre for Brazilian Studies

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To a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship:

PAUL CHAISTY (BA, PH.D. Leeds)

To an Emeritus Fellowship:

PROFESSOR TERENCE OSBORN RANGER, MA, D.PHIL., FBA

To a Basque Visiting Fellowship (MT):

MIREN ASKASIBAR (M.SC. Oxford Brookes)

To an Iranian Visiting Fellowship (HT):

DR TURAJ ATABAKI (M.SC., PH.D. London)

To an Iranian Visiting Fellowship (TT):

PROFESSOR BAHMAN BAKTIARI (MA, PH.D. Virginia)

To a European Investment Bank Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

ERLING CRONQUIST

To an Israeli Junior Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

DR AMI ELAD-BOUSKILA (MA, PH.D. Jerusalem)

To a Deakin Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

DR STEPHEN HEADLEY (MA Columbia, PH.D. EHSS and Paris)

To a Swire Cathay Pacific Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

YASUO IIJIMA (BA Sophia University, Tokyo, MA Kent)

To a Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship (1997–8):

ROBERT JACKSON, MA, MP

To an Iranian Visiting Fellowship (MT):

PROFESSOR FARHAD KAZEMI (MA Harvard, PH.D. Michigan)

To a Stifterverband Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

PROFESSOR DR FRIEDRICH LENGER (DR.PHIL. Düsseldorf, DR.PHIL.HABIL. Tübingen)

To an Andres Bello Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

PROFESSOR JESUS MORA CONTRERAS

To a Basque Visiting Fellowship (HT and TT):

DR MIREN ONAINDIA (BA Universidad del Pais Vasco, PH.D. Complutense)

To an Italian Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

DR GIOVANNI ORSINA (BA, PH.D. Rome)

To an Israeli Senior Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

DR MICHAEL SALTMAN (BA London, PH.D. Cambridge)

To a Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship (1997–8):

DR PHYLLIS STARKEY, MA (PH.D. Cambridge)

To an Alistair Horne Visiting Fellowship (1997–8):

RICHARD THORPE (MA Cambridge)

To a Qaid-i-Azam Fellowship (1997–8):

DR MUHAMMAD WASEEM (MA, PH.D. London)

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St Cross College

To an Official Fellowship (from 1 January 1998):

IAN ROBERT PHIMISTER (BA Nottingham, BA, D.PHIL. Rhodesia)

To the Bursarship and a Fellowship by Special Election:

MAUREEN DOHERTY, MA (BA Lancaster, MA Open)

To a Fellowship by Special Election:

DAWN CHATTY (BA, D.PHIL. UCLA, MA Institute of Social Studies, The Hague)

To Visiting Fellowships:

MICHAEL JOHN JEFFREYS (MA Cambridge, PH.D. London)

BENJAMIN JOHN PIMLOTT, B.PHIL. (PH.D. Newcastle), FBA, F.R.HIST.S.

To a Samir Shamma Visiting Fellowship:

RIKA GYSELEN (Doctorat, Paris III–Sorbonne Nouvelle; Doctorat, Louvain)

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St Hilda's College

To Dame Helen Gardner Scholarships:

LISA ANSCOMB

SETHINA WATSON

HEATHER WILLIAMS

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To New Zealand Bursaries:

SARAH COUPER

IMOGEN DICKIE

SARAH ROSS

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To Graduate Scholarships:

CATHERINE BREWSTER

RIMI CHATTERJEE

KEELY FISHER

KERSTIN HOGE

DEBORAH HOROWITZ

ARANZAZU MAYO

MOON-SUN NAM

FIONA NICKS

MERIEL PATRICK

TESS THOMPSON

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St Hugh's College

To a Graduate Scholarship:

DAVID ANTHONY PRICE (BA Cambridge, MB, B.CH. London, D.T.M. and H., Liverpool)

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Worcester College

To a Senior Research Fellowship (from 1 October 1997):

JOHN RICHARD SHARP (MA Cambridge), currently Sackler Research Fellow

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NOTICES

All Souls College

The Bursarship

All Souls College intends to elect a Bursar in March 1998, to take office in the following October. The Bursar, who may be either a man or a woman, will be a fellow of the college and will be responsible to the college for managing its endowment and its expenditure, and for supervising its administration and domestic affairs.

There is no application form. Candidates should write, enclosing a curriculum vitae and the names of three referees, by 17 October, to the Warden, All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, from whom they may obtain further particulars. The college will not restrict its choice to those who apply.

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Appointment of Part-time Secretary/Administrator

All Souls College seeks an experienced secretary/administrator to organise its Visiting Fellowship programme. This is a key appointment in the affairs of the college. It involves servicing the relevant committee, responding to enquiries, processing applications, assisting new arrivals, providing secretarial support to a small number of fellows, and other administrative functions. The position is part-time, with hours and work pattern to be agreed.

Applicants should be familiar with word-processors, databases, and the Internet. The salary is expected to be in the range £12,000–£13,500, pro rata, but is negotiable for the right person. Someone seeking to re-enter the job market could be suitable.

Enquiries should be directed to the Bursar's Secretary on Oxford (2)79335. Applications should be sent to the Bursar, All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, by 6 October.

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Corpus Christi College and Brasenose College

Tutorial Fellowship and Lecturership in Philosophy

The colleges propose to make the above appointment with effect from 1 October 1998. The person appointed will be an Official Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy of Corpus Christi and a Lecturer in Philosophy of Brasenose.

The post will be held in conjunction with a University Lecturership (CUF) in Philosophy.

The colleges hope to appoint a person with teaching competence in any central area or areas of philosophy. Ability to teach Ancient Philosophy is not required. The university has special needs in Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, and the History of Modern Philosophy in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (excluding Kant).

Further particulars and application forms can be obtained from the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF (telephone: Oxford (2)76737, e-mail: college.office@ccc.ox.ac.uk), to whom applications, together with the names of three referees, must be sent in order to arrive by 17 November. It is the candidate's responsibility to ask referees to send references direct to the College Secretary, to be received by that date.

The colleges exist to promote excellence in education and research and are actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.

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Corpus Christi College and St John's College

Tutorial Fellowship and Lecturership in Law

Corpus Christi and St John's Colleges wish to appoint a suitable person to a tutorial post in Law with effect from 1 October 1998. The person appointed will be an Official Fellow and Tutor in Law of Corpus Christi College, a Lecturer in Law at St John's College, and a member of the University Faculty of Law . The post-holder will also have the university title of supernumerary CUF lecturer and the obligations of a CUF lecturer. The salary, which will be wholly paid by the colleges, will be on the joint university/college scale for CUF lecturers.

Further particulars and application forms can be obtained from the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF (telephone: Oxford (2)76737, e-mail: college.office@ccc.ox.ac.uk), to whom applications, together with the names of three referees, must be sent in order to arrive by 27 October. It is the candidate's responsibility to ask three referees to send references direct to the College Secretary, to be received by that date.

The colleges exist to promote excellence in education and research and are actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.

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Jesus College

Junior Research Fellowships

Jesus College proposes to elect to two Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for three years from 1 October 1998. The posts are open to men or women intending to pursue research in (a) any field of classics; (b) any field of politics.

Further information on both fellowships may be obtained from the Principal's Secretary, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW, who should receive applications by 14 November. It is the responsibility of applicants to ask their referees (three are required) to send their references direct to the Principal's Secretary by the same date.

Jesus College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Merton College

Research Fellowship in Pure Mathematics

Applications are invited for this fellowship, tenable for three years from 1 October 1998, for research in Pure Mathematics including its applications in Computing.

Although this is primarily a Research Fellowship, the fellow will be expected to give sixteen lectures a year at the Mathematical Institute and a limited amount of undergraduate teaching. The scale of stipends is from £16,927 on appointment at age 28 to £18,494 at age 30. In addition, the fellow will hold a part-time consultancy at GCHQ, Cheltenham, for two months each summer, with a supplementary stipend of £3,000 a year. Funding will also be available from GCHQ up to £2,000 per year for travel expenses. Appointment is restricted to British nationals (and is open to both men and women).

Further details and application forms can be obtained from the Warden's Secretary, Merton College, Oxford OX1 4JD (telephone: Oxford (2)86299, fax: (2)76282). E-mail applications cannot be accepted. The closing date for applications is 31 October.

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St Anne's College

Junior Research Fellowships

The Anna Biegun Warburg Junior Research Fellowship in Human and Social Sciences

The Ioma Evans-Pritchard Junior Research Fellowship in Social Anthropology in Africa

The Fulford Junior Research Fellowship, this year offered in Philosophy, Theology, Archaeology, Classical Languages, or Classical Studies

The college invites applications for the above Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for one or two years from 1 October 1998. The posts are open to graduates, women or men, in their second or subsequent year of research. Requests for further particulars, which should be obtained before application is made, should be addressed to the Senior Tutor's Secretary, St Anne's College, Oxford OX2 6HS (enclose a self-addressed envelope), or to heather.law @st-annes.ox.ac.uk. The closing date for applications is 31 October.

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St Catherine's College

Appointment of Master's Secretary

St Catherine's College invites applications for the full-time post of Secretary to Lord Plant of Highfield, Master of the college. This is a varied and responsible job requiring proven experience, use of considerable personal initiative, and a wide range of administrative and social skills. Efficient office management, shorthand/audio-typing, and word-processing skills are essential. Salary, according to experience, on the university clerical and library scale at grade 5 (£14,580–£17,376).

Further particulars for the post are available from the Bursar, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ, to whom applications should be made in writing by 10 October, with a curriculum vitae and the names of two referees.

The college exists to promote excellence in education and research, and is an equal opportunities employer.

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Trinity College

Appointment of Tutorial Secretary

An adaptable secretary is required for the busy College Office to assist the Academic Administrator and provide administrative support for the Senior Tutor and Fellows.

Experience of Windows-based programmes essential. Salary: university clerical and library scale 4 (£12,240– £14,169 per annum). This is a full-time position, but reduced hours in the school holidays may be considered.

Further particulars are available upon request from the Academic Administrator, Trinity College, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BH (telephone: Oxford (2)79910). Closing date for applications: 3 October.

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University College

Weir Junior Research Fellowship

University College invites applications for a Weir Junior Research Fellowship in Science (including Psychology) or Mathematics, tenable for a period of three years from 1 October 1998. It is intended that the fellowship will normally be held in conjunction with a junior appointment or a grant for research in one of the departments of this University. It is expected that the successful candidate will normally be under 30 years of age.

The fellow will receive free rooms in college or a housing allowance, and the common meal. Further financial arrangements will depend on the circumstances of the successful candidate. The fellow may be asked to do a limited amount of teaching for the college, in which case payment will be made at capitation rates.

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, University College, Oxford OX1 4BH, and should be returned to her not later than 22 October.

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Arts Junior Research Fellowship

University College invites applications for a Junior Research Fellowship, tenable for a period of three years from 1 October 1998. The fellowship is open to both men and women, and will be awarded within the fields of Literae Humaniores (Philosophy, Classics, and Ancient History), Oriental Studies (excluding Egyptology), and Law. The Statutes permit the election of persons up to the age of 35, but it is expected that the successful candidate will normally be under 30 years of age. A Junior Research Fellow will be entitled to rooms in college (or a housing allowance) and the common meal. In addition, a fellow who is not in receipt of other emoluments will receive a stipend. The fellow may be asked to do a limited amount of teaching for the college, for which payment will be made at capitation rates.

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, University College, Oxford OX1 4BH, to whom completed applications should be returned not later than 22 October.

University College is an equal opportunities employer.

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