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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OBITUARIES

Lincoln College

HARVEY BRAY, 10 July 2000; commoner 1962–5. Aged 56.

PHILIP GORDAN CHESTERMAN, 17 July 2000; commoner 1938–42. Aged 79.

PETER JOHN CORRIGAN, 23 March 2000; commoner 1965–8. Aged 53.

SERIO GALEOTTI, 2000; commoner 1950–4. Aged 77.

CLEMENT WILLIAM JACKMAN, 2000; commoner 1933–6. Aged 85.

WILLIAM LOUTIT MORISON, 5 April 2000; commoner 1949–51. Aged 79.

MARK TREVOR SENNETT, 2000; commoner 1948–50. Aged 79.

WILFRID STOTT, 8 April 2000; commoner 1960–6. Aged 95.

CHARLES ERIC TURNER, 2000; commoner 1923–8. Aged 96.

LANCELOT LIONEL WARE, OBE, 15 August 2000; 1945. Aged 85.

KEITH EDWIN YORKE, 8 August 2000; commoner 1955–6. Aged 68.

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St Cross College

WILLIAM THOMAS DAVIES, MA (MA, PH.D. Cambridge), 4 February 2000; University Demonstrator, later Lecturer in Nuclear Physics, 1947–79; Fellow 1965–79. Aged 88.

JAMES JOHN MACGREGOR, MA (M.SC. Glasgow), 13 May 2000; University Lecturer in Forestry 1945–74; Fellow 1965–74. Aged 93.

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St Edmund Hall

ALEXANDER JASON BOAG, MA, 4 November 1998; scholar 1988–92. Aged 29.

SIR ROBIN DAY, 7 August 2000; commoner 1947–51. Aged 76.

HARVEY WILLIAM HINDS, MA, 1 September 2000; exhibitioner 1939–42. Aged 80. JOHN ALEXANDER NASH, MA, 27 July 2000; commoner 1952–5. Aged 68.

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St Hilda's College

MARY BURN (née Wynn Thomas), MA, DIP. Classical Archaeology, 30 August 2000; commoner 1929–32. Aged 90.

PHYLLIS IDA EDWIN, MA, 15 July 2000; exhibitioner 1931–4. Aged 87.

SHEILA ILLINGWORTH REEVE (née Ramsay), BA, 25 July 2000; commoner 1935–8. Aged 83.

MYRTLE JOY WATSON (née Raynor), BM, B.CH., 14 June 2000; commoner 1944–7. Aged 73.

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Somerville College

STEPHANIE MULLINS, 3 August 2000; commoner 1941–3. Aged 77.

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ELECTIONS

Green College

To Fellowships by Entitlement:

STEPHEN CASTLES, MA (D.PHIL. Sussex) (from 1 February 2001)

CAROLYN HOYLE, M.SC., D.PHIL. (from 1 September 2000)

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St Cross College

To Official Fellowships:

JANE E. LEWIS, MA (BA Reading, PH.D. Ontario)

LAURA MARIE RIVAL, MA (BA British Columbia, PH.D. London)

RANA SHANTASHIL RAJYESWAR MITTER, MA (BA, M.PHIL., PH.D. Cambridge0

To a Fellowship by Special Election:

MARGARET TAYLOR, MA (B.SC. Warwick)

To a Hellenic Foundation Visiting Fellowship:

ALEXIS POLITIS (MA University of Paris IV—Sorbonne, PH.D. Thessaloniki)

To an E.P. Abraham Junior Research Fellowship:

SHEENA ALICE LINEHAN (BA Cambridge)

To a Knoop Junior Research Fellowship:

GLYN CHIDLOW, D.PHIL. (B.SC. Reading)

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To Paula Soans O'Brian Scholarships:

BRITTA KAREN JENSEN, M.PHIL. (BA George Washington University)

ELIZABETH MARY SCHROEDER-BUTTERFILL, BA (MA London School of Tropical Medicine)

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To a Timothy Healy Scholarship:

HUGH WARREN CONAL MCELROY (BA Georgetown)

To a James Knott Scholarship:

EDWARD JAMES FRAZER DANSON, BA

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St Hugh's College

To a Mitchell Graduate Scholarship:

NIKOLAS KOZLOFF (BA UCLA)

To a University/College Scholarship:

ABIGAEL BALDOUMAS (BA California, Berkeley)

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NOTICES

ALL SOULS COLLEGE

Appointment of Manciple

All Souls College seeks a successor to the Manciple, who will be retiring at the end of December 2000 after twelve years of distinguished service. The Manciple's responsibilities include (but are not limited to) supervision and control of the college's domestic staff, oversight of catering services, preparation of domestic budgets and accounts, maintenance of college buildings, rooms, and gardens, and preparation and oversight of college functions.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Bursary (telephone: Oxford (2)79335). Applications should be sent to the Bursar, All Souls College, Oxford OX1 4AL, by Monday, 2 October.

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BRASENOSE COLLEGE

Lecturership in Economics

Applications are invited for an eight-hour lecturership in Economics for the academic year 1 October 2000 to 30 June 2001.

The person appointed will contribute to teaching in PPE, Economics and Management, and other schools involving Economics. The successful candidate will be competent to teach Microeconomics and Macroeconomics at Prelims and Final Honour School level. The ability to teach one or more options papers would be advantageous.

The lecturer will be required to teach eight hours a week (averaged over the three eight-week terms), to participate in admissions, to assist in the organisation of the subject and the pastoral care of students, and to perform other duties normally associated with such a post. The stipend will be £10,530.

In addition the lecturer will be entitled to five free meals (lunch or dinner) per week at the common table during term (including the week before and the week after each teaching term).

Applicants should send a letter of application plus a curriculum vitae including details of subjects they would be prepared to teach, previous experience, research interests and any publications, together with the names and addresses of three referees who should be asked to write directly to the Senior Tutor, Brasenose College, Oxford OX1 4AJ, by the closing date of 25 September.

Brasenose College is an equal opportunities employer.

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ST ANNE'S COLLEGE

Junior Research Fellowships

St Anne's College invites applications for the following Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for one or two years from 1 October 2001. The posts are open to graduates in their second or subsequent year of research.

The Drapers' Company Junior Research Fellowship: this year offered in Engineering, Materials Science, or Earth Sciences (open to women or men).

The Kathleen Bourne Junior Research Fellowship in French Language, Literature, or Humanities (open to women or men).

Requests for further particulars, which should be obtained before application is made, should be addressed to the Senior Tutor's Secretary, St Anne's College, Oxford OX2 6HS (please enclose a self-addressed envelope), or to heather.law@st-annes.ox.ac.uk. The closing date for applications is 13 October.

St Anne's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

Alistair Horne Fellowship

The Alistair Horne Fellowship provides membership of St Antony's College and limited financial assistance to a candidate who is researching or writing a significant book on a topic of modern history. Young historians and first authors are encouraged to apply. The fellowship carries a research grant which is in the order of £6,000, for the year. As a Senior Member of St Antony's College, the fellow is entitled to use the college library and research centres, and is encouraged to play a full part in the college's academic and social life, as well as that of the University as a whole. The fellow for the academic year 2001–2 will be elected early in 2001.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a description of the proposed book, an indication of the author's plans for the year, and the names of two referees, and should be sent to the Warden, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF, to arrive not later than 1 November.

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ST CATHERINE'S COLLEGE

Lecturership in Clinical Medicine

St Catherine's College proposes to appoint a Lecturer in Clinical Medicine for an initial period of two years, which may be renewable. The duties will include providing support for the clinical students of the college, particularly near the beginning and towards the end of their clinical studies, and also being involved in monitoring and reviewing their progress. The lecturer would also be expected to act as the University Supervisor for the college's clinical students.

Tutorial teaching will be paid for at the normal university tutorial rate. In addition, a retaining fee will be paid, based on the annual capitation rate, with the calculation being based on the number of students in the college reading for the Second BM in Clinical Medicine. The lecturer will have some dining rights and will be eligible for membership of the senior common room.

The lecturership would be appropriate to an individual who is medically qualified and involved in patient care in Oxford. It is important for the individual to have an active interest in the individual development of clinical students. Any queries relating to the post should be addressed to Dr Helen Mardon, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ (e-mail: helen.mardon@obs-gyn.ox.ac.uk). Applications (five copies) should be made (though not by e-mail) to the Academic Administrator, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ, by Friday, 29 September. These should include a full curriculum vitae together with the names of two referees who should be asked by the applicant to write directly to the Academic Administrator by that date. The college hopes to interview short-listed candidates in October, and it is hoped that the applicant will be able to take up the post as soon as possible thereafter.

St Catherine's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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ST HILDA'S COLLEGE

Laying the Foundation Stone of the Christina Barratt Building

The Foundation Stone of the Christina Barratt building for undergraduates will be formally laid by Miss Gwen Chambers at 2 p.m. on Saturday, 23 September, and Ms Susan Kramer, London Mayoral candidate and graduate of the college, will make a short speech. Friends of St Hilda's College are welcome to attend.

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SOMERVILLE COLLEGE

Appointment of Principal's Secretary

Somerville College is seeking an enthusiastic and highly able individual for this newly established and demanding position. The post-holder will provide professional secretarial support for the Principal's varied college and external commitments, and will be required to maintain office systems to ensure that both routine and complex functions of the Principal's office are dealt with efficiently.

The successful applicant will possess excellent administrative/secretarial skills, including proficiency in IT (word-processing, e-mail, and databases). Strong communication and organisational skills will also be essential, together with the ability to work with minimal guidance in areas of work that often require confidentiality and discretion.

In return the college offers excellent working conditions within an interesting and prestigious environment.

The post is available on a full-time or part-time/job-share basis. The salary is £13,340–£14,141 (pay review pending).

To apply, contact Ms Sophie L£pez-Welsch, PA to the Principal, Somerville College, Oxford OX2 6HD (telephone: Oxford (2)70630, e-mail: pa.principal@some.ox.ac.uk), for an application pack. The college regrets that curricula vitae cannot be accepted. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday, 29 September, and it is expected that interviews will take place on Tuesday, 10 October.

Somerville College is committed to achieving equal opportunities.

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UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

Arts Junior Research Fellowship

University College invites applications for a Junior Research Fellowship, tenable for a period of three years from 1 October 2001. The fellowship is open to both men and women, and will be awarded within the fields of English, Modern Languages, and Music. The statutes permit the election of persons up to the age of thirty-five, but it is normally expected that the successful candidate will be under thirty years of age. A Junior Research Fellow will be entitled to accommodation in college (or a housing allowance) and the common meal. In addition, a fellow who is not in receipt of other emoluments will receive a stipend of £13,650. The fellow may be asked to do a limited amount of teaching for the college, for which payment will be made at capitation rates.

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, University College, Oxford OX1 4BH (e-mail: jane.vicat@univ.ox.ac.uk), to whom completed applications should be returned not later than 18 October.

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Weir Junior Research Fellowship

The college invites applications for a Weir Junior Research Fellowship in Science (including Psychology) or Mathematics, tenable for three years from 1 October 2001. A stipend of £13,650 will normally be paid, though at a reduced rate if the successful candidate is in receipt of other emoluments. It is normally expected that the successful candidate will be under thirty years of age.

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

Further particulars and application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary, University College, Oxford OX1 4BH (e-mail: jane.vicat@univ.ox.ac.uk), to whom completed applications should be returned not later than 18 October.

University College is an equal opportunities employer.

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