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PERSONNEL COMMITTEE OF COUNCIL

The Personnel Committee of Council has made the following decrees, to come into effect on 1 February.

Decree (1): Appointment of fixed-term University Lecturers in African Studies and in International Economic Law

Text of Decree (1)

Notwithstanding the provisions of Ch. VII, Sect. IV, § 3, cl. 3 (ii) (Statutes, 2000, p. 518), a University Lecturer in African Studies and a University Lecturer in International Economic Law may each be appointed for a fixed period not exceeding five years.

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Decree (2): Appointment of fixed-term University Lecturer (non-medical) in Reproductive Biology

Text of Decree (2)

Notwithstanding the provisions of Ch. VII, Sect. IV, § 3, cl. 3 (ii) (Statutes, 2000, p. 518), a University Lecturer (non-medical) in Reproductive Biology may be appointed for a fixed period not exceeding five years.

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COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY

1 Dates of Full Term 2002--8

The dates for reckoning Full Term 2003-4 have been fixed, and the dates for reckoning Full Term 2007--8 have been fixed provisionally. The dates and provisional dates for Full Term 2002--8 are set out below.

MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Sunday, 13 October                Saturday, 7 December 


HILARY TERM 2003 

Sunday, 19 January                Saturday, 15 March 




TRINITY TERM 2003

Sunday, 27 April                  Saturday, 21 June




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003


Sunday, 12 October                Saturday, 6 December 




HILARY TERM 2004

Sunday, 18 January                Saturday, 13 March 




TRINITY TERM 2004

Sunday, 25 April                  Saturday, 19 June

Provisional dates

MICHAELMAS TERM 2004

Sunday, 10 October                Saturday, 4 December 




HILARY TERM 2005

Sunday, 16 January                Saturday, 12 March 




TRINITY TERM 2005

Sunday, 24 April                  Saturday, 18 June 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2005

Sunday, 9 October                 Saturday, 3 December 




HILARY TERM 2006

Sunday, 15 January                Saturday, 11 March 




TRINITY TERM 2006

Sunday, 23 April                  Saturday, 17 June 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2006

Sunday, 8 October                 Saturday, 2 December 




HILARY TERM 2007

Sunday, 14 January                Saturday, 10 March 




TRINITY TERM 2007

Sunday, 22 April                  Saturday, 16 June 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Sunday, 7 October                 Saturday, 1 December 




HILARY TERM 2008

Sunday, 13 January                Saturday, 8 March 




TRINITY TERM 2008

Sunday, 20 April                  Saturday, 14 June



2 Dates of Extended Terms 2002--4

The dates of extended terms for 2002--4 for Part I candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management, for Part II candidates in Chemistry, in Engineering (or Materials), Economics, and Management, in Metallurgy and Science of Materials, and in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, and for MBA candidates are set out below.

Part II candidates in Chemistry

MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Thursday, 12 September            Tuesday, 24 December 




HILARY TERM 2003

Tuesday, 7 January                Wednesday, 16 April 




TRINITY TERM 2003

Monday, 28 April                  Saturday, 28 June 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Thursday, 11 September            Tuesday, 23 December 




HILARY TERM 2004

Tuesday, 6 January                Wednesday, 7 April 




TRINITY TERM 2004

Monday, 19 April                  Saturday, 26 June



Part II candidates in Engineering, Economics, and Management


MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Friday, 13 September              Saturday, 14 December 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Friday, 12 September              Saturday, 13 December



Part I candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management, in the year in which the examination is taken


HILARY TERM 2003

Sunday, 19 January                Saturday, 22 March 




HILARY TERM 2004

Sunday, 18 January                Saturday, 20 March



Part II candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management


MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Friday, 13 September              Saturday, 14 December 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Friday, 12 September              Saturday, 13 December



Part II candidates in Metallurgy and Science of Materials


MICHALMAS TERM 2002

Friday, 13 September              Saturday, 14 December




HILARY TERM 2003

Friday, 10 January                Saturday, 12 April 




TRINITY TERM 2003

Friday, 25 April                  Saturday, 28 June 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Friday, 12 September              Saturday, 13 December 




HILARY TERM 2004

Friday, 9 January                 Saturday, 3 April 




TRINITY TERM 2004

Friday, 16 April                  Saturday, 26 June



Part II candidates in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry


MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Friday, 20 September              Saturday, 14 December 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Friday, 19 September              Saturday, 13 December



MBA candidates


MICHAELMAS TERM 2002

Monday, 7 October                 Friday, 13 December 




HILARY TERM 2003

Monday, 13 January                Friday, 21 March 




TRINITY TERM 2003

Monday, 21 April                  Friday, 27 June 




LONG VACATION 2003

Monday, 8 September               Friday, 19 September 




MICHAELMAS TERM 2003

Monday, 6 October                 Friday, 12 December 




HILARY TERM 2004

Monday, 12 January                Friday, 19 March 




TRINITY TERM 2004

Monday, 19 April                  Friday, 25 June 




LONG VACATION 2004

Monday, 6 September               Friday, 17 September


3 Dates of Encaenia

The Encaenia for 2004 will be held on Wednesday, 23 June, and, provisionally, the Encaenia for 2008 will be held on Wednesday, 18 June.


4 Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Brown, L., University Press

Jarick, J.W., Faculty of Theology

Kurwa, H.A., Faculty of Clinical Medicine

Lin, H.H., Faculty of Physiological Sciences

Rodier, C.J.A., Brasenose

Sturley, F.H., Central Administration

Thacker, J.W., Merton

Timmer-Maier, V., Lady Margaret Hall

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CONGREGATION 15 January

1 Promulgation of Statute

A form of Statute was promulgated. No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice- Chancellor declared the preamble carried of the proposed Statute concerning the Sir Edgar Williams University Parks Tree Fund.


2 Declaration of approval of Resolutions authorising expenditure from the Higher Studies Fund

(1) That the University be authorised to expend from the part of the Higher Studies Fund earmarked for Social Studies the sum of £15K per annum for five years from 2002--3 towards library costs associated with the appointment of the new Professor of Contemporary Chinese Studies. (2) That the University be authorised to expend from the part of the Higher Studies Fund earmarked for Social Studies the sum of £15K per annum for three years, in order to provide a supplement in respect of an appointment in the Department of Politics and International Relations.

(3) That the University be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund a sum of up to £10K per annum for three years for part-time clerical support for the Uehiro Professor in Applied Ethics.

(4) That the University be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund the total sum of £34.5K over three years to provide research support for the Professor of Indian History and Culture.

(5) That the University be authorised to expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund a sum of up to £50K over five years towards the cost of the Visiting Professorship in French.


3 Declaration of approval of Resolution approving the conferment of an Honorary Degree

That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Civil Law, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR ROMANO PRODI, President of the Commission of the European Communities, be approved.

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on 1 February, see `Examinations and Boards' below.

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