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PLANNING AND RESOURCE ALLOCATION COMMITTEE OF COUNCIL

Changes in Regulations

The Planning and Resource Allocation Committee of Council has made the following changes in regulations, to come into effect on 28 May 2004.

Establishment of a Professorship of Materials Engineering

1 In SCHEDULE A to Sect. I, § 5.B of Council Regulations 24 of 2002, concerning professorships (Statutes, 2000, p. 379, as amended by Decree (2) of 8 March 2001, and redesignated as regulations by Decree (5) of 11 July 2002, Gazette, Vol. 131, p. 716; Vol. 132, p. 1146), after `BP Professor of Information Engineering' insert:

`Professor of Materials Engineering'.

2 Ibid., Sect III concerning particular professorships (p. 419, as renumbered by the former decree, and as redesignated), insert new § 73 as follows and renumber existing §§ 73–85 as §§ 74–86:

`§ 73. Professor of Materials Engineering

1. The Professor of Materials Engineering shall undertake research in Materials Engineering and lecture and give instruction in that subject and generally promote its study in the University.

2. The professor shall be elected by an electoral board consisting of:

(1) the Vice-Chancellor, or, if the head of the college specified in (2) of this clause is Vice-Chancellor, a person appointed by Council;

(2) the head of the college to which the professorship shall be for the time being allocated by Council under any regulation in that behalf, or if the head is unable or unwilling to act, a person appointed by the governing body of the college;

(3) a person appointed by the governing body of the college specified in (2) of this clause;

(4), (5) two persons appointed by Council;

(6)–(9) four persons appointed by the Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board.

4. The professor shall be subject to the General Provisions of the regulation concerning the duties of professors and to those Particular Provisions of the same regulation which are applicable to this chair.'

[These changes, made on the recommendation of the Planning and Resource Allocation Committee of Council, establish a Professorship in Materials Engineering in the Mathematical and Physical Sciences Division. The Professor will teach and undertake research in materials engineering and will be on the establishment of the Department of Engineering Science in the Mathematical and Physical Sciences Division.]

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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:

Buck, D.P., St Cross

Buckley, C.J., D.Phil., Green College

Cheeseman, N.D., University Security Services

Hutton, C.L., M.St., D. Phil., Greyfriars

Lurie, P.G., Keble

Noble Wood, O.J., BA, M.St., St Catherine's

Ruhs, M., Social and Cultural Anthropology

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on 28 May 2004, see `Examinations and Boards' below.

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