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CONVOCATION

Election of Chancellor of the University

In a CONVOCATION held on Friday, 14 March, Saturday, 15 March, and Monday, 17 March, THE RT. HON. C.F. PATTEN, CH, PC, MA, Honorary Fellow of Balliol College, was elected Chancellor of the University.

The voting system used was Single Transferable Vote. The first preference votes were:

Lord Bingham of Cornhill.................... 2,251

Lord Neill of Bladen........................ 1,290

C.F. Patten................................. 3,657

S.B. Toksvig................................ 1,179

Following one round of transfer of votes the final votes counted were:

Lord Bingham of Cornhill.................... 2,483

Lord Neill of Bladen........................ 1,470

C.F. Patten................................. 4,203

and therefore the candidate elected was:

THE RT. HON. C.F. PATTEN

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CONGREGATION 19 March

1 Admission of Proctors

DAVID ANTHONY HILLS, MA, D.SC. (PH.D. CNAA), Fellow of Lincoln College, and IAN WALLACE ARCHER, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Keble College, were presented to the Vice-Chancellor and admitted to office, the former as Senior Proctor and the latter as Junior Proctor for the ensuing year.


2 Admission of Assessor

THOMAS CLARIDGE BUCHANAN, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Kellogg College, was presented to the Vice-Chancellor and admitted to office as Assessor for the ensuing year.


3 Admission of Pro-Proctors

The Senior Proctor nominated MATTHEY GRIMLEY, MA, D.PHIL., and PETER EUGENE MCCULLOUGH, MA (BA California, PH.D. Princeton), Fellows of Lincoln College, to be his Deputies.

The Junior Proctor nominated MICHAEL NORMAN HAWCROFT, MA, D.PHIL., and MARK PHILPOTT, BA, D.PHIL., Fellows of Keble College, to be his Deputies.

The Deputies were presented to the Vice-Chancellor and admitted to office.

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COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY

Register of Congregation

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

Athanasou, N.A., MA status, Wadham

Bennett, E.F., Faculty of Social Studies

Brophy, J.A., Department of Social Policy and Social Work

Chambers, S.C., Saïd Business School

Gellner, D.N., MA, M.Phil., D.Phil., Wolfson

Gibson, R.R., St Catherine's

Hunt, J., Faculty of Social Studies

Klepping, A.H., Isis Innovation Ltd

Ligoxygakis, P., St Cross

Nagy, Z., D.Phil., Wadham

Peile, E.B., Green College

Rapisarda, G., University

Roberts, C.M., Faculty of Social Studies

Sauer, E.W., M.St., D.Phil., Keble

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DIVISIONAL BOARDS AND BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on 4 April, see `Examinations and Boards' below.

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