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 Edmund Hall

GEOFFREY JOHN FARRER BRAIN, MA, 25 May 2000; commoner 1940–2. Aged 78.

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ELECTIONS

Corpus Christi College

To a fixed-term Teaching Fellowship in Biochemistry and Chemistry (with effect from 1 October 2000):

MARK RICHARD WORMALD, MA, D.PHIL.

To a fixed-term Teaching Fellowship in History (with effect from 1 October 2000):

RICHARD ANDREW LOFTHOUSE, MA (PH.D. Yale)

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St Peter's College

To a Latner Scholarship (from MT 1999):

STEPHEN VAUGHAN, formerly of Borden Grammar School

To College Scholarships (from MT 1999):

ROBERT JOHN DOUGLAS BEDFORD, formerly of Lychett Minster School

SEBASTIAN FLORIAN BRUCK, formerly of the Red Cross Nordic United World College

NICHOLAS DREW CHEESEMAN, formerly of Hampstead School

CLAIRE CRONIN, formerly of St Julian's School, Newport

SARAH MARIE IRELAND, formerly of St Cyres Comprehensive School, Penarth ELLEN PARKER, formerly of the Perse School for Girls

SIMON FRANCIS PIESSE, formerly of Westminster School

ANISHA DILRINI PUNCHIHEWA, formerly of Brentwood School

GARETH JAMES WOOD, formerly of Sherborne School

ELAINE RUTH BAKER, formerly of New College, Telford

ALASTAIR JAMES BRITTON CAMERON, formerly of Ipswich School

PETER GERAINT RHODRI JONES, formerly of King Edward VI School, Southampton RHIANEDD SMITH, formerly of St Cenydd Comprehensive School

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To College Exhibitions (from MT 1999):

ALEXANDER PATRICK ALLEN, formerly of Radley College

PARVEZ HASSAN CHOUDHURY, formerly of King Edward School for Boys

PETER ALEXANDER ARVID GRAAH, formerly of Gothenburg School, Sweden

NICOLA SOPHIE GREGG, formerly of Chosen Hill, Gloucester

NATALIE FAYE LANE, formerly of the City of Sunderland College

GEORGE LAST, formerly of Westminster School

CLARE VANESSA JAKEWAYS, formerly of Withington Girls' School

SIMON JAMES SHOULDERS, formerly of St Ives School

NICHOLAS JOHN KEATING, formerly of Monkseaton High School

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To an Organ Scholarship (from MT 1999):

CHARLES ALISTAIR ANDREW JANZ, formerly of the King's School, Rochester

To Choral Scholarships (from MT 1999):

SIMON PAUL BESTON, formerly of St Joseph's RC College

CECILY ANN DIXON-BROWN, formerly of St Paul's Girls' School

LAURA MADELAINE GUY, formerly of City of London School for Girls

CLEMENCY MARINA NEALE, formerly of St Catherine's School, Bramley

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To a College Scholarship (from HT 2000):

JENNIFER VALERIE BUSH, formerly of Bancroft's School

To a College Exhibition (from HT 2000):

JOSEPH MERLYN HILL, formerly of Ysgol Gyfun Penweddig

To a Choral Scholarship (from HT 2000):

DAPHNE JANE HARVEY, formerly of Westminster School

To a Choral Exhibition (from HT 2000):

ORIANA MARY FOX, formerly of King's School, Canterbury

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To Instrumental Scholarships (from HT 2000):

CECILY ANN DIXON-BROWN, formerly of St Paul's Girls' School

CLEMENCY MARINA NEALE, formerly of St Catherine's School, Bramley

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To a College Scholarship (from TT 2000):

ROBERT HERMAN HOYLE, formerly of Charterhouse

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PRIZES

St Peter's College

Bailey Prize:

SARAH MARIE IRELAND

Charles Caine Mathematics Prize:

JOANNA CARGILL

SB Pharmaceutical Award:

SARAH MARIE IRELAND

Smith Prize:

PETER GERAINT RHODRI JONES

Sutton Prize:

SEBASTIAN FLORIAN BRUCK

Durham Award:

PHILIPPA JANE ROBERTS

J. Bossanyi Graduate Bursary in Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Resource Use:

DAGMAR LOHAN

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NOTICES

BALLIOL COLLEGE

Six-hour Stipendiary Lecturership in Electrical Engineering

Balliol College proposes, if a suitable candidate applies, to appoint a six-hour Stipendiary Lecturer in Electrical Engineering for Michaelmas Term 2000.

The lecturer will be required to teach selected topics within the core papers of the Final Honour School of Engineering Science, and joint courses with Engineering. Applicants should be able to offer teaching in first-year Electricity, second-year Instrumentation and Fourier analysis, third-year Communications and Power and Machines. Teaching duties will consist of giving tutorials and classes in these subjects for up to six hours per week during term. The lecturer will also be expected to assist with the admissions exercise. Remuneration will be at the rate of £1,760 for the term, with some dining rights in addition. Any prospective candidate who would like to discuss details of the post is welcome to contact Dr D.C. O'Brien (telephone: Oxford (2)73916, e-mail: dominic. obrien@eng.ox.ac.uk), or Dr C.P. Buckley (telephone: Oxford (2)73156, e-mail: paul.buckley@eng.ox.ac.uk).

Applicants should provide a letter of application supported by a curriculum vitae, and should state which subjects they are able to teach. They should give the names of two referees whom they should ask to write directly to the Senior Tutor. Applications and references must reach the Senior Tutor, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, by Saturday, 1 July.

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Six-hour Stipendiary Lecturership in Physics

Balliol College proposes, if a suitable candidate applies, to appoint a six-hour Stipendiary Lecturer in Physics for the academic year 2000–1 during the sabbatical leave of Dr J.W. Hodby. The lecturer will be asked to teach subjects within the Physics papers of Prelims, second-year thermodynamics and statistical physics, and A-paper solid-state physics.

The successful applicant will be expected to teach an average of six hours a week over the year, with up to eight hours a week in Michaelmas Term and Hilary Term, and proportionally less in Trinity Term. He/she will receive a stipend of £5,279 per annum and certain common room rights.

Applicants should provide a letter of application supported by a curriculum vitae, and should state which parts of the Physics 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. Applications and references must reach the Senior Tutor, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, by Friday, 30 June.

Any prospective applicants wishing to discuss details of the post should contact Dr J.W. Hodby (e-mail: j.hodby1@ physics.ox.ac.uk), or Dr I.I. Kogan (e-mail: i.kogan1@ physics.ox.ac.uk).

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Appointment of Senior Tutor's Secretary

Balliol College is seeking to appoint a Senior Tutor's Secretary with effect from 2 August 2000. This is a senior secretarial post in the College Office and the college is looking for experienced applicants with excellent secretarial, organisational, and IT abilities. University and/or college experience would be particularly valuable. Salary on Balliol grade 5 (£17,074–£20,347); free lunches; thirty days' holiday a year; thirty-five-hour week. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae to the College Secretary, Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, by Friday, 23 June. Two referees should be asked to send references directly to the College Secretary by the same date.

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer.

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CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE AND MERTON COLLEGE

Appointment of Archivist

Applications are invited for the post of Archivist at Corpus Christi and Merton Colleges, to work two days per week at Corpus Christi College and three days per week at Merton College. Candidates should be qualified archivists with a minimum of two years' post-qualification working experience. The salary will be in the range £17,000–£24,000, according to qualifications and experience. The appointment will be from 1 October and will be for a fixed term of five years.

Further particulars of the post are available from Dr A.S. Bendall, Fellow Archivist, Merton College, Oxford OX1 4JD (telephone: Oxford (2)76380, e-mail: sarah.bendall@ merton.ox.ac.uk), to whom candidates should send their applications accompanied by a full curriculum vitae. The closing date for applications is Monday, 24 July, and applicants should also ask two referees to send references to arrive by that date. Interviews will be held on Thursday, 10 August.

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HERTFORD COLLEGE

Appointment of Payroll Clerk

Hertford College seeks a Payroll Clerk, to deal with a payroll of about 120 people. Experience with computerised payroll systems is essential. The post is part-time (twenty-five hours per week), with salary on the university scale 4 (£13,532–£18,128, pro rata). Further details and application forms, to be returned by 3 July, are available from the College Secretary, Hertford College, Oxford OX1 3BW (telephone: Oxford (2)79423, e-mail: college.office@hertford.ox.ac.uk).

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NEW COLLEGE

Appointment of Fellow, Chaplain, and Dean of Divinity

The Warden and Fellows of New College propose to elect a candidate to the position of full-time College Chaplain, commencing from September 2001. Duties will include responsibility for provision of services in the college chapel, and the spiritual and pastoral care of the undergraduates and graduates, college employees, and the staff and pupils of New College School. Applicants should have experience and interests relevant to these duties and be in priest's orders in the Church of England. The stipend is equivalent to the diocesan scale for incumbents, and the post is held in conjunction with a college fellowship which will offer accommodation and rights of commons in the senior common room. The tenure of office and the fellowship is for six years and is not renewable.

Further particulars are available from the College Secretary, New College, Oxford OX1 3BN. The closing date for applications will be 30 September.

New College exists to promote excellence in education and research.

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ST ANNE'S COLLEGE

Lecturership in French

Applications are invited for a twelve-hour Lecturership in French Literature from 1 October 2000 for the academic year 2000–1. The appointment will be for one year, with a possibility of renewal for a further year. The stipend is likely to be £15,334 or, if the appointee is suitably experienced, on a scale rising to £18,915. The lecturer will be primarily responsible for teaching Modern French Literature (nineteenth and twentieth centuries), together with some language teaching.

Applications, consisting of a curriculum vitae (nine copies) typewritten, together with a piece of recent written work, and the names and addresses of two referees, should be sent by 7 July to the Senior Tutor's Secretary, St Anne's College, Oxford OX2 6HS. Candidates are asked to request their referees to write directly to the Senior Tutor, at the above address, by 7 July.

Further particulars of the post are available from the Senior Tutor's Secretary, Heather Law (e-mail: heather.law @st-annes.ox.ac.uk). St Anne's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

Instructorship in Arabic

Applications are invited for this post which is now vacant. The appointment will be for one year in the first instance with the possibility of renewal for a further period of two years.

The duties are to provide instruction in Arabic for students at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a native or near-native command of Arabic and relevant teaching experience.

The starting salary would be in the range of £16,286– £18,915 per annum, depending on qualifications. A cost-of-living increase is due to be notified and is awarded annually. The post is also pensionable.

Further particulars are available from the Secretary, the Middle East Centre, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF (e-mail: Elizabeth.Anderson@sant.ox.ac.uk). Applications should be made in writing, enclosing a curriculum vitae and with the names of two referees, to the Director, the Middle East Centre, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF. The closing date for applications is 30 June. Interviews will be held in July.

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UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

Appointment of Tutorial Secretary

University College wishes to appoint a full-time third member of staff in the College Office to undertake varied administrative and secretarial duties. The successful candidate should have good secretarial and IT skills, a high standard of accuracy, a flexible approach, and ex- perience of working in a busy office. The post requires frequent contact with students and academic staff.

The starting salary will be subject to qualifications and experience, on the university clerical and library scale between £11,024 and £13,153. The college offers four weeks' holiday per annum plus public holidays (rising to five weeks after two years), free lunches, and optional membership of the OSPS pension scheme and private health insurance.

Further details are available from the College Secretary, University College, Oxford OX1 4BH (telephone: Oxford (2)76677, e-mail: jane.vicat@univ.ox.ac.uk), to whom a letter of application, together with a curriculum vitae and contact details, should be sent by Monday, 10 July.

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