Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

Christ Church

PETER ALEXANDER, MA; commoner 1950–3.

TORBEN ARENDRUP; commoner 1950–2.

EDWARD JELF BICKERSTETH, MA, 10 December 1997; commoner 1934–7. Aged 82.

DR ALAN CAMPBELL-JOHNSON, CIE, OBE, 25 January 1998; scholar 1932–5 and 1956. Aged 84.

PROFESSOR DOUGLAS RICHARD CROSBY, 19 November 1996; commoner 1948–50.

GERALD JOHN KINSMAN; commoner 1949–52.

JAMES STEWART MACNAGHTEN, MA, 5 March 1997; commoner 1933–7.

ROBERT GILBERT OPIE, CBE, 22 January 1998; commoner 1951–4. Aged 70.

JOHN GORDON PARKER, BA; commoner 1949–52.

MYRON HERBERT RAAS; commoner 1945.

JOHN ARMSTRONG ROBINSON, BA, CMG, 16 January 1998; exhibitioner 1944–9. Aged 72.

STUART STRAUS SCHEFTEL; commoner 1929.

THE REVD JOHN RICHARD SHAD, MA; commoner 1948–51.

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Lincoln College

FRANK MILNER BEST, 9 March 1997; commoner 1940–8. Aged 75.

GRAHAM EMMANUEL CLARKE, 4 February 1998; graduate commoner 1971–81. Aged 49.

GEORGE WARREN KERSHAW, 29 January 1998; commoner 1928–31. Aged 94.

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St Edmund Hall

KENNETH MURRAY GRAYSON, MA, Royal Signals Cadet 1944 and 1948–52. Aged 71.

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St Hilda's College

NORA FARR, MA, 27 January 1998; commoner 1943–6. Aged 72.

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St Hugh's College

THEODORA CONSTANCE COOPER, MA (MA Cambridge), 18 February 1998; Tutorial Fellow in Economics 1963–95, Emeritus Fellow 1995–8, Vice-Principal 1981–4 and 1992–3, Estates Bursar 1966–76; Senior Proctor 1980–1; Economist in the International Labour Office 1957–8; Economic Consultant to the Cabinet Office 1965–9. Aged 63.

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Trinity College

ARTHUR CHARLES CONAN BRODRIBB, October 1997; commoner 1948. Aged 70.

HUGH MARCUS NOEL HOLLIS, February 1997; scholar 1926. Aged 89.

NIGEL RICHARD FELTON MATHEW, 1996; commoner 1940.

ROBERT HENRY STEWART THOMPSON, January 1998; scholar 1930. Aged 85.

CHARLES EDWARD VOGEL; commoner 1924.

JOHN GUY HAGGIE WARD-JACKSON, January 1998; commoner 1932. Aged 84.

JOHN EDWARD WOODROFFE, January 1998; commoner 1931. Aged 85.

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Worcester College

ROBERT HOWARD ANGAS, MA, 28 August 1997; 1937–9. Aged 79.

NORMAN FERGUSON ELLIOTT BURROWS, BM, MA, 2 December 1997; 1931–9. Aged 85.

LESLIE VERNON CHATER, 10 June 1997; 1935–8. Aged 83.

ROBERT LEE GUTHRIE, BA, BCL, 29 June 1997; Rhodes Scholar 1924–7. Aged 97.

DAVID ANDREW JOHNSTON, BCL, 4 July 1997; 1975–7. Aged 46.

MILES FREDERICK LAMING MACADAM, BA, 16 November 1997; Laycock Student of Egyptology 1935–9 and 1945–7.

JOHN KENNETH TYRELL MCLEISH, B.MUS., MA, 28 November 1997; 1959–63. Aged 57.

JOHN EADIE MILNE, MA; 1953–6.

JOHN MULFORD, MA, 19 September 1997; 1954–5. Aged 64.

DONALD FREDERICK MURRAY, MA, 8 January 1998; 1942–3 and 1946–8. Aged 73.

JOHN CROSBY LOCKWOOD, 1 January 1997; 1932–6. Aged 83.

LORD WYATT (WOODROW LYLE WYATT), MA, 7 December 1997; 1936–9. Aged 79.

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ELECTIONS

Christ Church

To Slade Exhibitions:

JULIE A.L. MAXWELL

PHILIP A. GRANT

To a Bostock Exhibition:

ADAM B. CLARRICOATES

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Corpus Christi College

To an Official Fellowship and Tutorship in Law (with effect from 1 October 1998):

RACHAEL CRAUFURD SMITH, BA (LL.M. Cambridge), Levine Memorial Fellow in Law, Trinity College

To Visiting Fellowships:

PROFESSOR ANSELM WINFRIED MÜLLER (D.PHIL. Fribourg), Professor of Philosophy, University of Trier (MT 1998 and HT 1999)

PROFESSOR GUSTAV KLAUS (PH.D. Bremen), Professor of the Literature of the British Isles, University of Rostock (TT 1999)

To a Visiting Scholarship (TT 1998): PROFESSOR JOAN BRETON CONNELLY (AB Princeton, MA, PH.D. Bryn Mawr), Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts, New York University

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Jesus College

To a Junior Research Fellowship in Classics (from 1 October 1998):

BENJAMIN TIPPING, BA

To a Junior Research Fellowship in Politics (from 1 October 1998): RICHARD D. CAPLAN (BA McGill, M.PHIL. Cambridge)

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PRIZES

Christ Church

Keith Feiling Prize:

MELISSA PINE

Clifford Smith Prize in Music:

MATTHEW SHILVOCK

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Clifford Smith Prize:

MATTHEW B. WATKINS

Dukes Prize:

SOPHIE C. LORGE

CLOTILDE M. NSUDDE

E.T. Warner Prize:

A. MONIQUE DE VILLIERS

GREGORY J. FOX-MURPHY

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St Hugh's College

Collections Prizes:

JONATHAN GREENWOLD

PETER WILSON

SOPHIE LUNN-ROCKLIFFE

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NOTICES

Balliol College and Oriel College

Tutorial Fellowship in Modern History

Balliol and Oriel Colleges propose to appoint a tutorial Fellow in Modern History with effect from 1 October 1998. The fellowship will be tenable at Balliol College and will be held in conjunction with a lecturership at Oriel College, and with a University Lecturership (CUF), for which no separate application is required.

Applicants should be qualified principally to teach Modern British History from the eighteenth to the twentieth century; and to contribute to the teaching of the relevant optional subjects in Honour Moderations in Modern History, and Further and Special Subjects, in the Final Honour School. A willingness to teach one or more periods of non-British history would be welcomed. Applications are welcome from candidates with research interests in any field of British History of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Interests in Britain's experience of war, warfare, and political and military strategy, or in intellectual history, may be an advantage.

Further particulars may be obtained from the College Secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, to whom applications, with the names of three referees who have been asked to send references directly to the Acting Master at Balliol, should be sent by 20 March.

Balliol and Oriel Colleges are charities which exist to promote excellence in education and research.

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Linacre College

A.J. Hosier Studentship

The Board of Management of the A.J. Hosier Fund proposes to make election to an A.J. Hosier Studentship which will be tenable at Linacre College for the academic year 1998–9 and will have a maximum value of £3,500. Candidates must be honours graduates of a university in the United Kingdom and be citizens of the UK, and must have commenced reading or intend to commence reading in October 1998 for an advanced degree at Oxford in one of the following subjects: husbandry; agricultural economics or agricultural statistics; applied agricultural science.

Applications should be made by letter to the Principal, Linacre College, Oxford OX1 3JA. Candidates are asked to submit a curriculum vitae and to ask two referees to write diectly to the Principal by the closing date for applications, 31 May.

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Magdalen College

Andrew and Randall Crawley fixed-term Fellowship in the History of the Ancient World

Magdalen College proposes to elect a Fellow and Tutor in the History of the Ancient Greek and Roman World, with effect from 1 October 1998. The fellowship will be limited to three years. Applicants should normally be under thirty-five, although the college will take due account of any candidate's individual circumstances.

Further particulars are obtainable from the President's Secretary, Magdalen College, Oxford OX1 4AU (telephone: Oxford (2)76101, fax: (2)86730). The closing date for completed applications and references is 20 March.

Magdalen College is an equal opportunities employer.

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Mansfield College

Visiting Fellowship 1998–9

Mansfield College proposes to elect a Visiting Fellow for the Hilary and Trinity Terms of 1999. The fellowship is intended to provide the opportunity for an established scholar to pursue academic study and research in Oxford as a member of the college. Senior common room membership and dining rights will be attached to the fellowship.

Further details and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, Mansfield College, Oxford OX1 3TF (telephone: Oxford (2)70982). Completed forms and curricula vitae, in triplicate, must be returned by 1 May.

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New College

J. Arthur Rank and C.A.W. Manning Junior Research Fellowship in Social Studies

New College invites applications for this fellowship, tenable for three years from 1 October 1998. The per- son appointed will be expected to engage in advanced research in any branch of social studies. Applicants must have completed at least three years of postgraduate research by 1 October 1998.

Application forms and further particulars, giving full details of the terms and conditions of the fellowship, are available from the Senior Tutor, New College, Oxford OX1 3BN (telephone: Oxford (2)79596, fax: (2)79590, e-mail: tuition@new.ox.ac.uk).

The closing date for applications is Friday, 27 March.

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St Anne's College

Porjes Lecturership in Law

St Anne's College proposes to elect a twelve-hour Stipendiary Lecturer in Law, for one or two academic years from September 1998. The appointee will be expected to provide tutorials in Introduction to Law for Law Moderations, and at least two subjects in the Final Honour School of Jurisprudence. The ability to give tutorials in at least two of the following subjects is likely to be required: Contract Law, Jurisprudence, EC Law, or EC Competition Law. The lecturer will also be required to undertake general administrative duties in relation to the teaching of Law at the college.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Senior Tutor's Secretary, St Anne's College, Oxford OX2 6HS (telephone: Oxford (2)74825, e-mail: heather.law@st-annes.ox. ac.uk). Applications (six copies, typewritten), including a curriculum vitae and a statement indicating which subjects candidates would be willing to teach, should be sent to the Senior Tutor, St Anne's College, Oxford OX2 6HS, by 6 March. Applicants should also ask two referees to write directly to the Senior Tutor, St Anne's College, by the same date.

St Anne's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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St John's College

Opening of collection of medieval vestments

St John's College intends to open to the public its collection of medieval vestments on Saturday, 7 March, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. The collection is displayed in the Garden Quadrangle and entrance, free of charge, will be via the Parks Road Lodge or the Main Lodge.

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Somerville College

Appointment of Junior Deans 1998–9

Somerville College is seeking to appoint two Junor Deans for the academic year 1998–9; ideally one of those appointed will take on a part-time role in Trinity Term 1998. The Junior Deans will assist the Dean (a fellow of the college who is responsible for the maintenance of good order among junior members) in the day-to-day execution of administrative, disciplinary, and pastoral duties. Both posts will be residential and will involve evening and weekend duties.

Applicants will normally be expected to be graduate students engaged in research. Benefits will include free year-round accommodation, senior common room membership, seven free meals per week whenever the college is open, and an annual stipend of £1,040; a research grant of up to £1,050 may also be payable if no other grant or stipend is held.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Personnel Oficer, Somerville College, Oxford, OX2 6HD (telephone: Oxford (2)80620, e-mail: susan.white@somerville.ox.ac.uk), to whom applications, including a curriculum vitae, should be sent by 13 March. Applicants should also ask two referees to write dirctly to the Personnel Officer by that date. Interviews are likely to be held on 25 March.

Somerville College is committed to achieving equal opportunities.

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Wadham College

Okinaga Junior Research Fellowship in Japanese Studies

Applications are invited for a Junior Research Fellowship, tenable for two years in the first instance, from 1 October 1998, and renewable for a third year. The fellow will be required to pursue research at postdoctoral level in Japanese Studies. The stipend will be in the range £15,159 to £22,785.

The fellow will be a member of the governing body of the college.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Academic Administrator, Wadham College, Oxford OX1 3PN. The closing date for applications is 6 April. The college is an equal opportunities employer.

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Wolfson College

Godfrey Lienhardt Memorial Fund

Applications are invited for grants from the Fund, which has been established by Wolfson College out of a bequest from the late Dr R.G. Lienhardt `for the promotion of the Social and Cultural Anthropology of Africa south of the Sahara desert but excluding the Republic of South Africa'. Those eligible to apply are graduate students of the University, and those admitted as graduate students for the coming academic year, whose research falls within the specified terms of the Fund. It is proposed to make one major award of up to £1,500, priority for which will be given to those engaged in field research, and a few smaller grants of up to £250.

Application forms and further information may be obtained from the President's Secretary, Wolfson Col- lege, Oxford OX2 6UD. Applications must be submitted by Friday, 24 April.

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