Examinations and Boards

Contents of this section:

[Note. An asterisk denotes a reference to a previously published or recurrent entry.]

Return to Contents Page of this issue


CHAIRMEN OF EXAMINERS

TRINITY TERM 2001

Preliminary Examinations

Engineering Science: A.B. ZAVATSKY, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St Edmund Hall

Bachelor of Fine Art: B.D. CATLING, MA, Fellow of Linacre (address: Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art)

Modern History and Modern Languages: R.N. GILDEA, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Merton

Return to List of Contents of this section


Honour Schools

Classics and Modern Languages: M.N. HAWCROFT, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Keble

Human Sciences: R.H. WARD, MA, Fellow of Linacre (address: Department of Biological Anthropology)

Jurisprudence Courses I and II: R.R. STUART, BCL, MA, Fellow of Hertford

Modern History and English: G.S. GARNETT, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St Hugh's

Modern History and Modern Languages: D.R. PRIESTLAND, MA, Fellow of St Edmund Hall

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics: M.E. CEADEL, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of New College

Return to List of Contents of this section


Bachelor of Medicine

Parts I and II: R. CALLAGHAN, MA, Fellow of Merton (address: Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Cellular Science, John Radcliffe Hospital)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Master of Philosophy

European Literature: R.N.N. ROBERTSON, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St John's

General Linguistics and Comparative Philology: D.F. CRAM, MA, Fellow of Jesus

Greek and/or Latin Languages and Literature: G.O. HUTCHINSON, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Exeter

Greek and/or Roman History Years I and II: F.G.B. MILLAR, MA, M.LITT., D.PHIL., Fellow of Brasenose

Return to List of Contents of this section


Master of Studies

European Literature: R.N.N. ROBERTSON, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St John's

Forced Migration: D. CHATTY, Fellow of St Cross (address: Refugee Studies Centre, Queen Elizabeth House)

General Linguistics and Comparative Philology: D.F. CRAM, MA, Fellow of Jesus

Greek and/or Latin Languages and Literature: G.O. HUTCHINSON, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Exeter

Greek and/or Roman History: F.G.B. MILLAR, MA, M.LITT., D.PHIL., Fellow of Brasenose

Return to List of Contents of this section


Diploma

Legal Studies: R.R. STUART, BCL, MA, Fellow of Hertford

Return to List of Contents of this section


MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES BOARD

Supervisory Committee for the M.Sc. in Mathematics and Foundations of Computer Science

Notice is hereby given, with permission of the Proctors, that the lists of options for examination in 2001 (published in Gazette, Vol. 130, p. 1364 (22 June 2000) has been amended such that Theorem Proving will no longer be available.


Graduate Studies Committee for the M.Sc. in Computer Science

Notice is hereby given, with permission of the Proctors, that the list of options for examination in 2001 (published in Gazette, Vol. 130, p. 1411 (30 June 2000) has been amended such that Theorem Proving will no longer be available. The options under Schedule B for examination in 2001 will be:

Schedule B

Advanced Concurrency Tools
Application Oriented Program Semantics
Computers in Society
Concurrency
Distributed Systems
Formal Program Design II
Object Oriented Programming I
Object Oriented Programming II
Operating Systems
Parallel Scientific Computing
Software Specification and Design

Return to List of Contents of this section


SOCIAL SCIENCES DIVISION

Mr Donald Hay has set aside an hour each Friday during term, between 1 and 2 p.m., for members of the Social Sciences Division to see him, as in Michaelmas Term. Please contact his Personal Assistant, Julie Koretz (telephone: (2)70254).

Return to List of Contents of this section


CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of the Educational Policy and Standards Committee of Council, the following changes in regulations made by the Medical Sciences Board will come into effect on 26 January.

Medical Sciences Board

Second Examination for the Degree of BM

With immediate effect (for first examination in 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 2000, p. 974, l. 12, delete `not more than one further occasion' and substitute `two further occasions.'

2 Ibid., l. 13, delete `second' and substitute `third.'


Honour School of Psychology, Philosophy, and Physiology

With immediate effect (for first examination in 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 2000, p. 475, ll. 46–7, delete `Board of the Faculty of Psychological Studies, and applications should be directed to the chairman of that board, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford' and substitute `Standing Committee for Psychology, Philosophy, Physiology, and applications should be directed to the chairman of that committee, c/o Academic Secretary, Department of Experimental Psychology, South Parks Road, Oxford.'

2 Ibid., p. 506, l. 13, delete `listed in Groups A, B, and C.'

Return to List of Contents of this section


EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

The examiners appointed by the following faculty boards give notice of oral examination of their candidates as follows:

Biological Sciences

A. BENNETT, Wolfson: `Genotypic analysis of anthelmintic resistance in the human intestinal nematode Trichuris trichiura'.
Department of Zoology, Tuesday, 19 December, 9 a.m.
Examiners: E. Michael, P.J. Whitfield.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Clinical Medicine

M. OLDRIDGE, Wolfson: `The molecular basis of brachydactyl type B: insights into limb development'.
Institute of Molecular Medicine, Wednesday, 10 January, 1.30 p.m.
Examiners: B. Sykes, S. Jeffery.

J. TRAHERNE, Green College: `T-cell receptor genes and the specific immunoglobulin-E response'.
Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Thursday, 11 January, 11 a.m.
Examiners: B.P. Wordsworth, I.P. Hall.

Return to List of Contents of this section


English Language and Literature

E.D. LONGFELLOW, Lincoln: ` "A misterie perhaps too deepe": mystical marriage in women's religious poetry, 1610–81'.
St Hugh's, Monday, 8 January, 2.15 p.m.
Examiners: I. Rivers, E. Hobby.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Law

G. PETROCHILOS, Trinity: `Procedural detachment in international commercial arbitration: the law applicable to arbitral procedure'.
All Souls, Tuesday, 9 January, 3 p.m.
Examiners: A.V. Lowe, M.J. Mustill.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Oriental Studies

S. GABRIELLE-BEUGELINK, St John's: `The wedding of Apollo: the marriage of historic hybridity and fantastic imagination in the work of Edwar Al-Kharrat'.
Oriental Institute, Friday, 19 January, 2 p.m.
Examiners: G.J.H. van Gelder, P.G. Starkey.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Psychological Studies

A.L. WARNEFORD, St Anne's: `The health and well-being of three groups of Australian women'.
Nuffield, Wednesday, 10 January, 10.30 a.m.
Examiners: A.F. Heath, R. Attenborough.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Social Studies

R. FALKNER, Nuffield: `The role of firms in global environmental politics: the case of ozone layer protection'.
St Antony's, Thursday, 11 January, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: K. Nicolaidis, J. Vogler.

M. GUBB, St Hugh's: `Foreign military intervention in response to microstate security crises: a study in vulnerability and dependence'.
Examination Schools, Wednesday, 20 December, 11 a.m.
Examiners: D.G. Williams, P. Sutton.

KATSUSHI IMAI, St Antony's: `Saving, risk-coping, and poverty dynamics of rural households in developing countries'.
Department of Economics, Friday, 12 January, 10.30 a.m.
Examiners: M. Fafchamps, N. McCulloch.

Return to List of Contents of this section


EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF STUDIES IN LEGAL RESEARCH

The examiners appointed by the following faculty board give notice of oral examination of their candidate as follows:

Law

E. BLINDERMAN, University: `Measures against media incitement of human rights violations'.
Trinity, Friday, 12 January, 11 a.m.
Examiners: J.K. Seymour, M. Gibney.

Return to List of Contents of this section