Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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ELECTIONS

SOMERVILLE COLLEGE

To a Professorial Fellowship in Linguistics (from 1 October 2000):

PROFESSOR STEPHEN PULMAN, MA (MA, PH.D. Essex), Professor of General Linguistics

To a Tutorial Fellowship in Molecular Biophysics (from 1 October 2000):

DR JAMES MCDONNELL, MA (PH.D. Thomas Jefferson)

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in English (for one year from 1 October 2000):

DR SHANE WELLER, BA, D.PHIL. (MA Yale)

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in Law (with Pembroke College) (for two years from 1 October 2000):

OLIVER RADLEY-GARDNER, BA

To a Stipendiary Lecturership in Computation (for five years from 1 October 2000):

DR GAVIN LOWE, BA, M.SC., D.PHIL.

To a British Academy Postdoctoral Reseach Fellowship in Archaeology:

DR MARIA STAMATAPOULOU, D.PHIL.

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NOTICES

CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE

Corpus Christi Visiting Fellowship(s) 2001–2

Corpus Christi College proposes, if suitable candidates offer themselves, to elect to a Corpus Christi Visiting Fellowship for each term in the academic year 2001–2. The fellowship is intended for persons of high academic distinction, either from abroad or from the UK, who wish to pursue academic study and research as a member of the college. It is tenable for one, two, or three terms during the year. Preference will be given to candidates whose work is close to the academic interests of one or more fellows of the college.

A Visiting Fellow is entitled to free luncheon and dinner during all periods when the kitchen is open and to full membership of the senior common room. The college will provide the fellow with shared study accommodation and will provide practical aid in finding accommodation in Oxford. Applicants should write to the President's Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF, before 1 November, enclosing a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a programme of work, and the names of three referees. It is their responsibility to ask their referees to send their references direct by the same date.

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Supernumerary Visiting Fellowship 2001–2 In Business and Industry

Corpus Christi College proposes from time to time to advertise a Visiting Fellowship to be held by a person of distinction in the non-academic sphere who wishes to undertake some programme of research (e.g. a book) or advanced study in the college. It is intended that the fellowship should be open to those in the public sector, business, industry, communications, trade unions, NGOs, and similar fields.

In the academic year 2001–2 the college invites applications from persons in the field of business and industry. The fellowship will be tenable for any one of the three eight-week terms of the academic year (October–December, January–March, April–June). Preference will be given to those who are willing to contribute to college life by holding occasional seminars, by being available to students for discussions, etc.

The fellowship will be non-stipendiary. The fellow will be entitled to free luncheon and dinner during all periods when the kitchen is open and to full membership of the senior common room. The college will provide working space and will assist with the provision of accommodation if desired (e.g. by the occasional use of a guest room).

Applicants should write to the President's Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF, before 1 November enclosing a curriculum vitae, a description of the programme of study or research to be undertaken during the tenure of the fellowship, and the names of three referees. It is their responsibility to ask their referees to send their references direct to the President's Secretary by the same date. Candidates should indicate the term in which they would wish to hold the fellowship.

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Appointment of President's Secretary

Corpus Christi College wishes to appoint, as soon as possible, a personal secretary to the President of the College. The person appointed will need good secretarial, communication, and IT skills (a sound knowledge of Word and Access97 would be useful), and should have a high degree of initiative, common-sense, and discretion. The post will be full-time on the University's clerical grade 4 scale (currently £13,532–£18,128). Free lunch and generous holidays are provided.

Letters of application, including a curriculum vitae and names and addresses of two referees, should be sent to the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF, to arrive by 20 October.

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Appointment of temporary secretary

A temporary secretary, to cover maternity leave, is required to work in the College Office for approximately eight months from 1 December or as soon as possible after that date. The applicant will be expected to work as part of a team and have a flexible approach to work; the position is full-time for the period stated (thirty-five hours per week). Good word-processing and secretarial/IT skills are required (a sound knowledge of Word 7 and e-mail are essential). Experience of college administration would be an advantage but is not essential. Salary will be within the university grade 4 scale (£13,938–£18,672) according to age and experience. Free lunch and generous holidays are provided.

Letters of application, including a curriculum vitae and names and addresses of two referees, should be sent to the College Secretary, Corpus Christi College, Oxford OX1 4JF, to arrive by 13 October. Corpus Christi College exists to promote excellence in education and research and is actively committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all suitably qualified candidates.

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JESUS COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowships

Jesus College proposes to elect to two Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for three years from 1 October 2001. The posts are open to men or women intending to pursue research in (a) any field of Chemistry; (b) any field of Philosophy.

Further information on both fellowships may be obtained from the Principal's Secretary, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW, who should receive applications by 10 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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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

Appointment of Computing Manager

St Antony's College wishes to appoint a Computing Manager by early November. He/she would be responsible for maintaining the existing college computing infrastructure and planning future college IT needs. The position requires a solid background in IT support, including skills and previous job experience, of hardware maintenance and Windows-based operating systems (Windows 95/98 and Windows NT/2000). The Computing Manager will be responsible for four in-house servers and ideally will be experienced in Novell Netware as well as Windows NT, and will be familiar with running switched Ethernet networks.

The Computing Manager will also be responsible for advising the college on information management, particularly on its use and choice of databases. Previous management experience is desirable, since the position entails supervision of assistants. The salary offered will be between £21,000 and £28,000 a year, depending on qualifications. College lunches and a generous benefit package will be provided.

Further details may be obtained from Dr C.S. Leonard, Head of the Search Committee, St Antony's College, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6JF (telephone: Oxford (2)84767).

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TRINITY COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowship

Applications are invited for a Junior Research Fellowship, tenable for three years from 1 October 2001 in biochemistry, biomedical sciences, or biological sciences. The successful candidate is likely to be at or near the postdoctoral level. The fellow must engage in original research and may undertake up to six hours' teaching a week with the consent of the college. Further details and the application form may be downloaded from the Trinity Web page, http://www.trinity.ox. ac.uk. Closing date: 20 October

Trinity College is an equal opportunities employer.

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