Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

All Souls College

DENNIS WILLIAM SIAHOU SCIAMA, MA (PH.D.), FRS, 19 December 1999; Fellow 1970–85, Emeritus Fellow since 1990.

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St Edmund Hall

JOHN EDWARD BAYLISS, MA, 20 April 1999; commoner 1955–8. Aged 64.

MALCOLM BRODIE FORBES, 20 June 1998; commoner 1954–7. Aged 64. NITYANAND, 31 July 1998; commoner 1962–3 and 1968–70. Aged 69.

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Trinity College

JOHN DAVID CLARK, 2 November 1997; commoner 1977. Aged 39.

WILFRID MYLES EADON, 3 November 1999; commoner 1933. Aged 84.

DENIS EVE, 28 October 1999; commoner 1942. Aged 75.

GREGOR HUGH GRANT, July 1999; commoner 1929. Aged 89.

PETER WILDEBLOOD, 13 November 1999; scholar 1942. Aged 76.

DAVID WOODROW, 22 November 1999; commoner 1938. Aged 79.

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ELECTIONS

All Souls College

Visiting Fellowships

The following will be in residence for Hilary Term 2000 as Visiting Fellows at All Souls College:

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

DR IAN C. HARRIS, University of Leicester

PROFESSOR MICHAEL POWER, London School of Economics and Political Science

PROFESSOR ALAN SOKAL, New York University

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Brasenose College

To an Official Fellowship and Tutorship in Geography:

GREGORY E. TUCKER (BA Brown, PH.D. Pennsylvania State)

To a Supernumerary Fellowship in Chemistry:

GUY H. GRANT (B.SC. Glasgow, PH.D. Liverpool)

To a BT Junior Research Fellowship in Science:

EDMUND J. CRAMPIN (B.SC. London), Magdalen College

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Corpus Christi College

To Visiting Fellowships:

PROFESSOR ANNA BALAZS, William Kepler Whiteford Professor in the Chemical Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh (MT 2000 and HT 2001)

PROFESSOR KLAUS GÜNTHER, Professor of Law, Johan Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main (TT 2001)

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Nuffield College

To Professorial Fellowships:

ANTHONY HEATH, MA (MA, PH.D. Cambridge), Professor of Sociology

ADRIAN PAGAN (B.EC. Queensland, PH.D. ANU), Australian National University

To Visiting Fellowships:

BILL CALLAGHAN, MA (MA Kent), Chairman, the Health and Safety Commission

MOIRA WALLACE (MA Cambridge), Social Exclusion Unit, the Cabinet Office

To an Emeritus Fellowship:

PROFESSOR NOEL GALE, MA (B.SC. London, PH.D. Cambridge), formerly Faculty Fellow and Director of the Isotrace Laboratory

To a Senior Research Fellowship:

DR RICHARD SPADY, MA (BA Haverford, PH.D. MIT), formerly Official Fellow of the college

To a non-stipendiary Research Fellowship:

BENT NIELSEN, MA (PH.D. Copenhagen), University Lecturer in Econometrics

To an Associate Membership:

ALAIN JEUNEMAÎTRE (PH.D., Doctorate, University of Paris), École Polytechnique/CNRS Researcher, Maison Française

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NOTICES

BALLIOL COLLEGE

Six-hour Lecturership in Mathematics

Applications are invited for a six-hour lecturership in Mathematics to be held at Balliol College for the academic year 2000–1. The lecturer will be asked to teach first and second year Pure Mathematics, and to contribute some section b classes to the intercollegiate class scheme.

The lecturer will also be expected to assist with the administration of the subject, with pastoral care of students, and with entrance interviewing.

The lecturer will be expected to teach an average of six hours a week over the year, with up to eight hours a week in Michaelmas and Hilary Terms, and proportionally less in Trinity Term. He or she will receive, in addition to the normal rates for tuition, a retainer of £5,279 per annum, an entertainment allowance, and certain common room rights.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 4 February. Applicants should submit a letter of application supported by a curriculum vitae, and should state which parts of the Mathematics syllabus they would be willing to teach. They should give the names of two referees whom they should ask to write directly to the Senior Tutor by the closing date. Applications and references should be addressed to the Senior Tutor's secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ.

It is expected that interviews will be held during the week beginning 14 February.

Any prospective applicants wishing to discuss details of the post should contact Keith Hannabuss (e-mail: keith. hannabuss@balliol.ox.ac.uk) or Frances Kirwan (e-mail: frances.kirwan@balliol.ox.ac.uk).

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer.

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BRASENOSE COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowship

Brasenose College invites applications from graduates of either sex for a Junior Research Fellowship in Theology, Law, Philosophy, Politics, Economics, or any other area of Social Studies, tenable for three years from 1 October 2000. Candidates must not have spent more than seven years in full-time education or research since their first degree on 1 October 2000. The fellowship is non-stipendiary and is intended to be held in conjunction with a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship or equivalent salaried support for independent research, for which candidates should apply separately. A fellow is entitled to free luncheons and dinners, either accommodation in college or an allowance in lieu and a study room, and support for research expenses.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Senior Tutor, Brasenose College, Oxford OX1 4AJ (telephone: Oxford (2)77823, e-mail: college.office@bnc.ox.ac.uk), to whom applications should be submitted by 29 February.

Brasenose College is an equal opportunities employer.

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CHRIST CHURCH

Fowler Hamilton Visiting Research Fellowships 2001–2

Christ Church proposes to elect Fowler Hamilton Visiting Fellows, in the Humanities or the Social Sciences, from overseas for up to eleven months in the period September 2001 to August 2002. The fellowships are intended to enable distinguished senior scholars to pursue their own study and research as members of the college community, and they will be expected to reside in Oxford during the period of tenure.

The fellows will be entitled to free family accommodation, use of a study room in college, and free lunches and dinners. Return fares from the country of origin will be paid for each fellow and his/her family. Limited stipends may also be offered depending on individual circumstances.

Further details may be obtained from the Dean's Secretary, Christ Church, Oxford OX1 1DP (fax: Oxford (2)76238), and applications must be received by 14 February at latest. The further particulars can also be seen on the college Web site, http://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/jobs.

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NEW COLLEGE

Official Fellowship in Classics

New College proposes to elect, if a suitable candidate applies, a Fellow and Tutor in Greek and Latin Languages and Literature with effect from 1 October 2000. The fellowship is associated with a titular university lecturership, which the University may at a later date convert into a stipendiary post; meanwhile the college will pay the full stipend. The college and University encourage applications from those interested in any aspects of Classical Literature and Languages. (The faculty has some preference for candidates with expertise in the following: Latin Literature and Literary Theory and its applications to classical studies.)

Application forms and further particulars 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 receipt of applications is 11 February.

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Todd-Bird Junior Research Fellowship in Medicine/Biochemistry; Astor Junior Research Fellowship in Music; Weston Junior Research Fellowship in Chemistry

Applications are invited for these three Junior Research Fellowships tenable for three years from 1 October 2000. The Todd-Bird Junior Research Fellowship is restricted to the fields of Medicine/Biochemistry. The Astor Junior Research Fellowship is restricted on this occasion to the field of Music. The Weston Junior Research Fellowship is restricted on this occasion to the field of Chemistry.

For all these fellowships applicants must, at the time of taking up the post, have completed at least two years study for an advanced degree. Each fellowship carries a stipend of £12,372 per annum (subject to review). In addition the fellows will be entitled to free rooms and meals in college, and to entertainment, research, and book allowances.

Application forms and further particulars 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 receipt of applications is 18 February.

New College is an equal opportunities employer.

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ORIEL COLLEGE

Stipendiary Lecturership in English Literature

Oriel College invites applications for a Stipendiary Lecturership in English Literature, for two years from 1 October 2000.

The lecturer will assist the Fellow in English in the teaching of English and in the English sides of the joint schools of English and Modern Languages, and Classics and English. He or she will be required to teach up to ten hours per week across the range of English Literature in the period 1500 to 1830.

There is no age limit for applications. The stipend offered is on the scale £15,334—£18,915 per annum.

Further details are available from the Senior Tutor, Oriel College, Oxford OX1 4EW (telephone: Oxford (2)76520). The closing date for applications is Tuesday, 15 February.

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Hayward Junior Research Fellowship

Oriel College invites applications for a Hayward Junior Research Fellowship in the general field of medical science, tenable for a period of three years from 1 October 2000. 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. It is expected that the successful candidate will normally be under thirty years of age.

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

Further details may be obtained from the College Secretary, Oriel College, Oxford OX1 4EW. The closing date for applications will be Friday, 11 February. Oriel College is an equal opportunities employer.

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PEMBROKE COLLEGE

Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship in Non-linear Mathematics

Pembroke College proposes to elect a Stipendiary Junior Research Fellow in Non-linear Mathematics. The fellowship will commence on 14 February 2000, or as soon as possible thereafter, for a maximum period of ten months in the first instance, with a possible extension for an additional year.

Further details can be obtained from the Academic Registrar, Pembroke College, Oxford OX1 1DW (telephone: Oxford (2)76410, fax: (2)76418, e-mail: jackie.lewis @pmb.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for applications is Friday, 21 January.

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ST CATHERINE'S COLLEGE

Official Fellowship and Tutorship in Modern History and University Lecturership (CUF) in the Faculty of Modern History

St Catherine's College proposes to elect to a Fellowship and Tutorship in Modern History at St Catherines College, in the field of the History of Britain and/or Europe in the Nineteenth and/or Twentieth Centuries, with effect from October 2000. The college appointment is tenable in conjunction with a University Lecturership (CUF). The successful applicant will be required to take tutorial responsibility and teach for the college, lecture and supervise graduates in the Faculty of Modern History of the University, and undertake research.

Further particulars are obtainable from the Master, St Catherine's College (telephone: Oxford (2)71762, e-mail: margaret.lavercombe@stcatz.ox.ac.uk). Applications should include the names of three referees, who should be asked to send their references directly to the Master, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ, by Friday, 25 February. St Catherine's College and the University are equal opportunities employers.

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ST CROSS COLLEGE

Appointment of Assistant Bursar

St Cross College intends to appoint an Assistant Bursar. The appointee will be responsible for the provision of administrative support and financial management of aspects of the college's affairs. This includes responsibility for arranging for the general repair and maintenance of the college buildings, implementation of regulations to meet Health and Safety legislative requirements, and the management of income-generating events in college.

The appointment will be offered on the University's salary scale for academic-related grade 2 staff (currently £18,915–£24,479). The appointment will entitle the post-holder to a university pension and thirty-eight days of annual leave, inclusive of eight public holidays. Free lunches and car parking on site are provided.

Interested applicants may write for further details to the Bursar, St Cross College, St Giles', Oxford OX1 3LZ (fax: Oxford (2)78484, e-mail: maureen.doherty@stx.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for completed applications is 3 February.

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ST EDMUND HALL

William R. Miller Junior Research Fellowship in Biological Sciences

St Edmund Hall proposes to elect to a W.R. Miller Junior Research Fellowship in the field of the Molecular Aspects of Biology for three years from 1 October 2000. The fellowship includes dining rights and will be stipendiary, but the stipend will be reduced by the amount of any other stipend received from another source. The college will not normally elect someone who has previously held a similar appointment.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Principal, St Edmund Hall, Oxford OX1 4AR, and applications should reach him no later than Monday, 10 January.

St Edmund Hall is an equal opportunities employer and a charity which exists to promote excellence in education and research.

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ST HILDA'S COLLEGE

V.H. Galbraith Fellowship in Medieval Studies

St Hilda's College invites applications from women graduates of any country for this Research and Teaching Fellowship in Medieval Studies, tenable for two years from 1 October 2000. Preference will be given to those studying Medieval Philosophy, Science, Music, or Theology. Further particulars should be obtained from the Academic Office, St Hilda's College, Oxford OX4 1DY (telephone: Oxford (2)76815, e-mail: college.office@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for applications is 4 February.

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Appointment of Filming Liaison Officer

St Hilda's College seeks a Liaison Officer for days when Chameleon TV are filming in Oxford. Payment by the day (about forty days per annum) and meals while on duty. Suitable for a recent graduate already based in Oxford, and without commitments which would conflict with quick response at short notice, familiar with college ethos, and able to relate to college members at all levels. Further particulars may be obtained from the Principal's Secretary, St Hilda's College, Oxford OX4 1DY (telephone: Oxford (2)76813, e-mail: caroline.hill@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk).

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WOLFSON COLLEGE

Appointment of Day Nursery Manager

A Day Nursery Manager is required as soon as possible, to take charge of the nursery, which has twenty-nine places for children aged from six weeks to five years.

An NNEB or equivalent qualification is essential, as is a minimum of five years' relevant experience. Salary in the range £15,000–£18,500. Staff benefits include pension scheme, six weeks' annual holiday, subsidised meals, and parking.

Further details and an application form can be obtained from the Domestic Bursar's Secretary, Wolfson College, Oxford OX2 6UD (telephone: Oxford (2)74071). The closing date for applications is 21 January.

Wolfson College is an equal opportunities employer.

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