Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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Note: college vacancies will also be found in the Gazette's Appointments Supplement.

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OBITUARY

St Hilda's College

EUNICE MARIA STAUFFER (née Bennett), MA, 17 July 1999; commoner 1928–30. Aged 92.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE

Oriel College

A Memorial Service for ARTHUR DAVISON CROW, B.LITT., MA, formerly Fellow of the college, will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 23 October, in the college chapel.

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REQUIEM MASS and COMMEMORATIVE EVENT

St Edmund Hall

A Requiem Mass for THE REVD GRAHAM MIDGLEY, B.LITT., MA, will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 9 October, in the college chapel. Seating is limited.

In addition, a Commemorative Event for all friends, colleagues and old members of the Hall will be held in the college at 12.30 p.m. on Saturday, 30 October. Those wishing to attend should notify the Director of Development, St Edmund Hall.

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MEMORIAL MASS

St Benet's Hall

A Memorial Mass for CARDINAL BASIL HUME, formerly member of the Hall, will be celebrated at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday, 16 October, in Blackfriars Chapel. The Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor will be present.

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ELECTIONS

All Souls College

Visiting Fellowships

The following will be in residence for Michaelmas Term 1999 as Visiting Fellows at All Souls College:

PROFESSOR DAVID N. BERATAN, University of Pittsburgh

PROFESSOR ROBERT K. CLIFTON, University of Pittsburgh

DR CHRISTOPHER DE HAMEL, Senior Director, Sotheby's, London

PROFESSOR ANNE L. MIDDLETON, University of California, Berkeley

PROFESSOR M. ALISON STONES, University of Pittsburgh

PROFESSOR LARRY S. TEMKIN, Rice University

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS C. VINCENT, Christ Church College, Canterbury

PROFESSOR DAVID WHITEHEAD, Queen's University, Belfast

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The following is the complete list of Visiting Fellows at All Souls College for the academic year 1999–2000:

PROFESSOR ROBERT C. ALLEN, University of British Columbia

PROFESSOR DAVID N. BERATAN, University of Pittsburgh

PROFESSOR BRIAN J. BOND, King's College, London

PROFESSOR JAMES P. CARLEY, York University, Toronto

PROFESSOR ROBERT K. CLIFTON, University of Pittsburgh

PROFESSOR MARGALIT FINKELBERG, Tel Aviv University

DR CHRISTOPHER DE HAMEL, Senior Director, Sotheby's, London

DR IAN C. HARRIS, University of Leicester

PROFESSOR STEPHANIE W. JAMISON, Harvard University

PROFESSOR ANNE L. MIDDLETON, University of California, Berkeley

PROFESSOR MICHAEL POWER, London School of Economics and Political Science

PROFESSOR ALAN SOKAL, New York University

PROFESSOR M. ALISON STONES, University of Pittsburgh

PROFESSOR LARRY S. TEMKIN, Rice University

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS C. VINCENT, Christ Church College, Canterbury

PROFESSOR DAVID WHITEHEAD, Queen's University, Belfast

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Lincoln College

To a Darby Fellowship in Modern History:

MATTHEW GRIMLEY, BA, D.PHIL.

To a Darby Fellowship in Applied Mathematics:

CHRISTOPHER PIRAN HILLS, BA (PH.D.)

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Management (Finance):

ALEXANDER GÜMBEL, M.PHIL.

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Biochemistry: MARTIN EDWARD MÄNTYLÄ NOBLE, BA (PH.D.)

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Synaptic Pharmacology:

NIGEL JOHN EMPTAGE (B.SC., PH.D.)

To EPA Cephalosporin Junior Research Fellowships in Medical, Biological, or Chemical Sciences:

JANNEKE BALK, D.PHIL.

KARL STUART COLEMAN (B.SC., (PH.D.)

To the Chaplaincy:

ANDREW GREGORY, BA

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Somerville College

To a Professorial Fellowship in Clinical Medicine (from 1 July 1999):

PROFESSOR R. THAKKER, MA, MD, FRCP, May Professor of Clinical Medicine

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Biomedical Science (from 1 September 1999):

DR MATTHEW WOOD, MA, D.PHIL. (MB, CH.B. Cape Town)

To a Tutorial Fellowship in International Relations (from 1 October 1999):

DR JENNIFER WELSH, MA, M.PHIL., D.PHIL.

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Engineering Science (from 1 October 1999):

DR STEPHEN ROBERTS, MA, D.PHIL.

To a fixed-term Tutorial Fellowship in Law (for three years from 1 October 1999):

MISS CLARE AMBROSE, MA

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in Organic Chemistry (for one year from 1 October 1999):

ANDREW SMITH, BA

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in English (for one year from 1 October 1999):

DR SARAH BROOM, MA (PH.D.)

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in Ancient History (for two terms from 1 October 1999):

DR HARRY SIDEBOTTOM, BA, D.PHIL.

To a British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in French:

DR NICOLA LUCKHURST, MA, D.PHIL.

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University College

To an Official Fellowship and Praelectorship in Economics (from 1 October 1999):

SUJOY MUKERJI (PH.D. Yale)

To a fixed-term Fellowship in Economics (from 1 July 1999):

LUCIO SARNO, MA (PH.D. Liverpool)

To a Special Supernumerary Fellowship in International Relations (from 1 October 1999):

MONICA DA CARMEN CARRETO SERRANO, D.PHIL.

To a Science Junior Research Fellowship (from 1 October 1999):

RADHA KESSAR (PH.D. Ohio)

To a Hugh and Catherine Stevenson Junior Research Fellowship (from 1 October 1999):

LORENZ MÜLLER, Staatsexamen, Berlin

To a Radcliffe Travelling Fellowship (from 1 July 2000):

KEITH MARTIN, BM, B.CH. (MA Cambridge), MRCP, F.R.C.OPHTH.

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PRIZES

University College

Simmons & Simmons Prize in Law in Law Moderations:

BILQEES ESMAIL

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Alan Urbach Prize for Jurisprudence:

ANNA GOTTS
ADAM KRAMER

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Peter Roley Prize in Land Law:

ADAM KRAMER

Howarth Prize in Economics:

TIM SIEVERS

Professor J.M. Meier Prize in Economics:

CALUM MILLER

Cunningham Prize in Medicine:

PETER STEEL

Stephen Boyd Memorial Prize in English:

SALLY ANDERSON

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NOTICES

BALLIOL COLLEGE

Tutorial Fellowship in Law

Applications are invited from men and women for a Tutorial Fellowship in Law with effect from 1 October 2000. The fellowship will be held in conjunction with a Titular University Lecturership (CUF), for which no separate application is required.

The successful applicant will be expected to undertake research and to make a major contribution to teaching Law to undergraduates at Balliol College within the context of Law Moderations and the Honour School of Jurisprudence. He or she will also be expected to provide teaching for the Law Faculty on appointment, or at a reasonable time thereafter, in at least one of the following subjects: Criminal Law, Family Law, Conflicts, Competition Law.

Further particulars and application forms 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 Friday, 19 November.

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer and a charity which exists to promote excellence in education and research.

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BRASENOSE COLLEGE

British Telecom Junior Research Fellowship in the Sciences, Engineering, or Mathematics

Brasenose College invites applications from graduates of either sex for a British Telecom Junior Research Fellowship in the Sciences, Engineering, or Mathematics tenable from 1 January 2000 until 30 September 2002. Candidates must not, on 1 January 2000, have spent more than seven years in full-time education or research since the date on which they qualified for their first degree. It is intended that the fellowship will be held in conjunction with a junior appointment or a grant for research in one of the departments of this University.

The fellow will receive free rooms in college, or a housing allowance, together with free meals at the common table.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Senior Tutor, Brasenose College, Oxford OX1 4AJ, to whom applications should be submitted by Friday, 29 October. Brasenose College is an equal opportunities employer.

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CHRIST CHURCH, MERTON COLLEGE, AND ST JOHN'S COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowship

The governing bodies of the three colleges propose to elect in co-operation eleven Junior Research Fellows, in Arts and Sciences, according to an agreed allocation of subjects between the colleges. The fellowships are open to men and women and are tenable from 1 October 2000. The fellows must engage in original research and may, with the permission of the appropriate governing body, undertake a limited amount of teaching. The current salary is £14,418 per annum.

Application forms, together with further particulars, and details of the allocation of subjects, may be obtained from the Warden's Secretary, Merton College, Oxford OX1 4JD (telephone: Oxford (2)86299 (twenty-four hours), fax: (2)76282, e-mail: moira.wise@merton.ox.ac.uk).

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JESUS COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowships in Management Studies or Earth Sciences

Jesus College proposes to elect to two Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for three years from 1 October 2000. The posts are open to men and women intending to pursue research in (a) any field of Management Studies (candidates studying sociology, economics, or psychology are welcome to apply providing their research focus is in an area relevant to management studies); (b) any field of Earth Sciences. Further information on both fellowships may be obtained from the Principal's Secretary, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW, who should receive applications by 12 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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NUFFIELD COLLEGE

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Applications are invited from graduates from any country wishing to undertake research in the social sciences. The main interests of the college are in economics, politics, and sociology, but these are broadly construed to include, for example, recent history, social and medical statistics, econometrics, international relations, and social psychology. Candidates should normally, by 1 October 2000, have completed, or be close to completing, a doctoral thesis.

To be eligible, candidates should not, by that date, have spent more than a total of eight years in postgraduate study in the social sciences, and/or in employment in a teaching or research post in the social sciences (nor should they have previously held a research fellowship similar to that advertised).

The salary scale for fellows with a doctorate is from £15,090. Fellows who have not yet completed their doctorate receive a grant of £8,289. Fellows receive free single accommodation in college or a housing allowance of £2,728 per year. Funds are available for research support.

Further particulars can be obtained from Alison Bateman, Secretary to the PRF Competition, Nuffield College, Oxford OX1 1NF (e-mail: alison.bateman@nuf.ox.ac.uk). Applications must be received by Friday, 26 November.

Nuffield College exists to promote excellence in education and research, and is an equal opportunities employer.

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QUEEN'S COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowship in Politics

Queen's College proposes to elect to a Junior Research Fellowship in Politics, tenable for three years from 1 October 2000. The closing date for applications is 29 October. Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, Queen's College, Oxford OX1 4AW.

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

Alistair Horne Fellowship

The Alistair Horne Fellowship provides membership of St Antony's College and limited financial assistance for a candidate prepared to write a significant book on a topic of modern history. Young historians and first authors are encouraged to apply. The fellowship carries a research grant which is in the order of £6,000 for the year. The fellow will be a senior member of St Antony's College, entitled to the use of the college library, research centres, and social facilities. He or she will be offered full participation in college life as well as that of the University. Election to the fellowship is made early in 2000 for the academic year 2000–1.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a description of the proposed book, an indication of the author's plans for the year, and the names of two referees. They should be sent to the Warden, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF, to arrive not later than 1 December.

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