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CONGREGATION 19 October 2 p.m.

¶ Members of Congregation are reminded that written notice of any intention to vote against the following special resolutions, signed in each case by at least two members of Congregation, must be given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 11 October (see the Guide to Procedures in Congregation cited in the note at the end of `University Agenda'.)

Voting on Special Resolutions authorising expenditure from the Higher Studies Fund

(1) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund a sum of £52K as a contribution towards the cost of a postdoctoral research assistant over five years, and a sum of up to £62K to cover the cost of three research studentships for two years, both grants being in support of the incoming Professor of Clinical Neurology.

(2) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund such sum, initially estimated at £136K, as is needed to cover the cost of bridging a University Lectureship in Physics for four years, and a sum, initially estimated at £75K, as a contribution towards the costs of postdoctoral support over five years, both grants being in support of the incoming Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics.

(3) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund such sum, initially estimated at £85K, as is necessary to cover the cost of a postdoctoral research assistant in support of the incoming Professor of Mathematics and its Applications.

(4) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to expend from that part of the Higher Studies Fund which is earmarked for Social Studies the sum of £100K over two years to enable the Bodleian Law Library to purchase new periodicals and journals.

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