Oxf. Univ. Gazette, 1 July 2004: Examinations and Boards

Examinations and Boards

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APPOINTMENTS AND REAPPOINTMENTS

Life and Environmental Sciences Division

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

Appointment

LISA M. BENDALL (BA London, M.PHIL., PH.D. Cambridge), Fellow-elect of Keble. In Aegean Prehistory. From 1 October 2004 until 30 September 2009..

Reappointments

EDWARD C. HOLMES (B.SC. London, PH.D. Cambridge), Fellow of New College. In Evolutionary Biology. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

ALISON WOLLARD, D.PHIL. (B.SC. London), Fellow of Hertford. In Genetics. From 1 February 2005 to the retiring age.


Mathematical and Physical Sciences Division

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

Appointments

THOMAS POVEY, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow-elect of University. In Mechanical Engineering. From 1 October 2004 until 30 September 2009.

MARTIN BUREAU (B.SC. Montreal, PH.D. Australian National University), Fellow-elect of Wadham. In Astrophysics. From 1 January 2005 until 31 December 2009.

ACHILLES KAPANIDIS (B.SC. Thessaloniki, M.SC., PH.D. Rutgers), Fellow-elect of St Cross. In Biological Physics. From 20 December 2004 until 19 December 2009.

Reappointments

RICHARD I. TODD, MA, D.PHIL. (MA Cambridge), Fellow of St Catherine's. In Materials. From 1 September 2004 to the retiring age.

DAVID G. BUCKNALL, MA. In Materials. From 1 May 2005 to the retiring age.

AMANDA K. PETFORD-LONG, MA, D.PHIL. (B.SC. London), Fellow of Corpus Christi. In Microscopy of Materials. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

MARC LACKENBY, MA (MA Cambridge), Fellow of St Catherine's. In Pure Mathematics. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

ANDREW DANCER, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Jesus. In Mathematics. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

JEREMY GIBBONS, MA, Fellow of Kellogg. In Software Engineering. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

ANDREW MARTIN, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Kellogg. In Software Engineering. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

DAVID J. GAVAGHAN (B.SC., M.SC., PH.D. Durham), Fellow of New College. In Computational Biology. From 1 October 2004 to the retiring age.

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LIFE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES BOARD

M.Sc. in Biology (Integrative Biosciences)

The five taught courses to be offered under `Research in the Biosciences'in 2004--5 are as follows (see Examination Regulations, 2003, p. 705): Research in Animal Behaviour

Research in Cell and Developmental Biology

Research in Mathematical Biology

Research in Ornithology

Research in Ecology and Conservation of Biodiversity

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BOARD OF THE FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT

M.Sc. in Management Research and M.Sc. in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management

Advanced Specialist Papers 2005

The M.Sc. Course Director has approved the following list of courses for the M.Sc. in Management Research and M.Sc. in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management Advanced Specialist Papers.

Candidates for the M.Sc. in Management Research must select two papers from the following:

Accounting; epistemology, theory and practice
Operations Management
Advanced Marketing
Principles of Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management
Management Strategies, Industrial Relations, and Human Resource Management
Trade Unions and Collective Bargaining
Labour economics for Management
Advanced Organisational Theory
Organisational Change
either Strategic Management or Complex Strategies for Technology Firms
Social Studies of Science and Technology

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BOARD OF THE FACULTY OF MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES

Special Subjects in the Honour School of Modern Languages and the related Joint Honour Schools

Corrigendum

In the list of Special Subjects for examination in Trinity Term 2006 (Gazette, 27 May, p. 1112–17), the details given for Method of Assessment C were incorrect. The entry should read:

`C An essay or portfolio of essays (the number in parentheses shows the number of essays required), aggregating to about 6,000 words and not exceeding 8,000 words, written as answers to an examination paper to be collected from the Examination Schools, and signed by candidates, on the Friday of the fifth week of Hilary Term next before the examination. The completed essay(s) should be submitted by hand to the Examination Schools by noon on the Friday of ninth week of Hilary Term in the year of the examination, together with a statement certifying that the essay(s) is or are the candidate's own work and that they have not already been submitted, either wholly or substantially, for a degree in this University or elsewhere.'

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CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of the Educational Policy and Standards Committee of Council, the following changes in regulations made by the Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board will come into effect on 16 July 2004.

Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board

(a) M.Sc. in Theoretical Chemistry

(i) With effect from 1 October 2004 (for first examination in 2005)

In Examination Regulations, 2003, p. 765, ll. 10--16, as amended by Gazette, Vol. 133, No. 4668, 31 July 2003, p. 1588, and Vol. 134, No. 4700, 10 June 2004, p. 1168, delete:
`Molecular Electronic Structure         Friday ninth week of Hilary Term'
and substitute:
`Molecular Electronic Structure          Friday ninth week of Michaelmas Term'.

(ii) With effect from 1 October 2005 (for first examination in 2006)

In Examination Regulations, 2003, p. 765, ll. 10-16, as amended by (a) above, delete:
`Molecular Electronic Structure         Friday ninth week of Michaelmas Term
and substitute:
`Molecular Electronic Structure   Friday ninth week of Hilary Term'.


(b) Honour School of Mathematics and Statistics

With effect from 1 October 2004 (for first examination in Part B in 2005)

In Examination Regulations, 2003, p. 304, ll. 37--40, as amended by Gazette, 29 April 2004, p. 982, left-hand column, ll. 42--7, delete:

`From the schedule of units and half units for Part B of the Honour School of Mathematics: all of the units and half units from the lists of "Approved units and half units", "Other Mathematics units and half units", and "Other Non- Mathematical units and half units", except for those listed under "Statistics units and half units" above.'

and substitute:

`From the schedule of units and half units for Part B of the Honour School of Mathematics: units and half units from the lists of "Approved units and half units"; also, some units and half units from the lists of "Other Mathematics units and half units", and "Other Non-Mathematical units and half units", except for those listed under "Statistics units and half units" above, may be available.'

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