University Gazette, 4 May 2006: Notices
Vice-Chancellor's Question Time
The Vice-Chancellor, Dr John Hood, will be holding an event on Tuesday, 9 May, at which he will take questions about the University submitted by members of Congregation, staff of the University and the colleges, and students. The event will take place in the Lecture Theatre, Rewley House, at 4 p.m. and will last for one hour. The session will be moderated by the Master of Pembroke College.
As space is limited, those wishing to attend are asked to register their interest by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, stating name, college/department affiliation, University card number, and, if relevant, a question to be put to the Vice-Chancellor.
For the benefit of those unable to attend the sessions will be webcast and archived at www.ox.ac.uk/medialibrary/webcasts/ a>.
Harris Manchester College
The following recitals will be given at 1.30 p.m. on Thursdays in the chapel, Harris Manchester College. Admission is free, with a retiring collection. Enquiries should be directed to email@example.com.
11 May: MYLES HARTLEY, organ: Dvorák: Symphony no. 9, From the New World.
18 May: LUCY MATHESON (soprano), PETER MCMULLIN (piano), and ROBIN WHITEHOUSE (recorder): programme of music by Bach, Handel, and Mozart.
25 May: MYLES HARTLEY, organ, performs Messiaen's L'Ascension, and Ascension Day chorales by Bach.
1 June: GRAHAM HOWELLS and GARETH PRICE, organ, perform transcriptions of orchestral works.
8 June: BRIA LAUREN (soprano) performs Berg's Seven Early Songs, and music by Barber and Strauss.
15 June: LAURELLE ROND-ALLISON performs songs by Bernstein, Gershwin, and Cole Porter.
Ascension Day Service
THE CHOIR OF QUEEN'S COLLEGE (dir. Owen Rees) will perform music for Ascension Day by Palestrina and Mendelssohn at 8 a.m. on Thursday, 25 May, in the Back Quad, Queen's College.
Professorship of Ancient Philosophy
TERENCE HENRY IRWIN, MA (PH.D. Princeton), Susan Linn Sage Professor of Philosophy and Humane Letters, and Professor of Classics, Cornell University, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 January 2007.
Professor Irwin will be a fellow of Keble College.
Professorship of European Archaeology
CHRISTOPHER GOSDEN, MA (BA, PH.D. Sheffield), FBA, Fellow and Dean of St Cross College and Professor of Archaeology, has been appointed Professor-elect of European Archaeology; he will take up his duties on 1 October 2006. From the date of the retirement of Professor B.W. Cunliffe, FBA, Professor Gosden will hold the Professorship of European Archaeology.
Professor Gosden will be a fellow of Keble College from 1 October 2006.
Professorship of Indian History and Culture
ROSALIND (POLLY) O'HANLON (MA Cambridge, PH.D. London), Senior Tutor and College Lecturer and Director of Studies in History, Clare College, and Newton Trust Lecturer in the Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 January 2007.
Dr O'Hanlon will be a fellow of St Cross College.
Recognition of Distinction
The following titles have been conferred by the Vice-Chancellor on behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee:
R. DUCH, MA (BA Manitoba, MA, PH.D. Rochester), Reader in Quantitative Political Science and Fellow of Nuffield College: Professor of Quantitative Political Science, with effect from 1 May 2006.
L. SCOTT, MA (BA, MA, PH.D. Texas, MBA Southern Methodist University), University Lecturer in Marketing and Fellow of Templeton College: Reader in Marketing, from 1 September 2006 to 31 August 2011.
Professorship of Mathematical Finance
Appointed by Dr W.D. Macmillan Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Principal of St Hugh's ex officio Professor L.C.G. Rogers Council Professor C.P. Mayer Council Professor T.J. Lyons Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board Professor R. Carmona Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board Professor T. Zariphopoulou Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board Dr S. Howison Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board Professor M. Giles St Hugh's College
BP Professorship of Economics
Appointed by Mr Vice-Chancellor ex officio The Warden of New College ex officio Dr M. Gregory Council Professor P.A. Davies Council Professor D.F. Hendry Social Sciences Board Mr D. Bevan Department of Economics Professor J. Malcolmson Department of Economics Professor J. Beath Department of Economics Dr D. Helm New College
Professorship of Microbiology
Appointed by The Principal of Somerville Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Warden of Wadham ex officio Professor P. Sansonetti Council Dr K. Fleming Council Professor H. Waldmann Medical Sciences Board Professor J. Armitage Medical Sciences Board Sir John Skehel Medical Sciences Board Professor K. Gull Medical Sciences Board Dr S.J. Goss Wadham College
Professorship of Integrative Systems Biology
Appointed by The President of St John's Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Warden of Merton ex officio Professor M.S.P. Sansom Council Professor D. Bray Council Professor I. Campbell Former Life and EnvironmentalSciences Board Professor D. Gavaghan Former Life and EnvironmentalSciences Board Professor H. Westeroff Former Life and EnvironmentalSciences Board Professor P.K. Maini Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board Professor C. Ponting Medical Sciences Board Professor J. Armitage Merton College
 Appointed by Mr Vice-Chancellor under the provisions of Sects. 10 and 11 of Statute IX (Supplement (1) to Gazette No. 4633, 9 October 2002, Vol. 133, p. 108).