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CONVOCATION 3 and 5 June

Election of Professor of Poetry

An election will be held on Thursday and Saturday, 3 and 5 June, of a Professor of Poetry, to hold office for five years from the first day of Michaelmas Term 1999.

¶ Nominations in writing by twelve members of Convocation other than the candidate will be received by the Head Clerk at the University Offices, Wellington Square, up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 17 May.

Nominations must be accompanied by a statement signed by the person nominated, consenting to the nomination. Nominations should also show for each signatory the name and college or department in block capitals. Any names which are not so shown may not be published.

Further particulars of the professorship are available from the Registrar on request.

Ten or more members of Congregation may arrange to have a flysheet circulated with the Gazette in regard to this election, under the regulations made by Council (see Gazette No. 4500, 4 February 1999, pp. 700–1).

Voting arrangements

In the event of a contested election, voting will be held in Convocation House at the following times.

Thursday, 3 June

2 to 2.30 p.m.

Saturday, 5 June

11.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.; 2.30 to 3.30 p.m.

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