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Oxford University Gazette, 13 July 2006: Examinations and Boards

Appointments, Conferment and Reconferment of Title

Medical Sciences Division

Appointment

CLINICAL TUTOR

Surgery

ASHOK INDERRAJ HANDA (MB, BS London). In Surgery. From 1 July 2006 until 30 June 2011.

Social Sciences Division

Appointments

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

R.M. BAILEY (B.SC. Leicester, M.SC., PH.D. London), Fellow of St Catherine's. In Geochronology. From 21 September 2006 until 20 September 2011.

M. BIGGS, D.PHIL. (BA Wellington, MA Harvard), Fellow of St Cross. In Sociology. From 1 July 2006 until 30 June 2011.

K.C. BURN, M.SC., D.PHIL., DIP. EDUC. STUD., PGCE (BA Cambridge), Fellow of Kellogg. In Educational Studies (Professional Education). From 1 September 2006 until 31 August 2011.

J.W. FOWERAKER, B.PHIL., D.PHIL. (BA Cambridge), Fellow of St Antony's. In Latin American Politics. From 1 October 2006.
Conferment of title. On behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee, the Vice-Chancellor has conferred the title of Professor of Latin American Politics on Dr Foweraker.

X. FU (B.SC. Huazhong University of Science and Technology, M.SC. Hunan, M.SC., PH.D. Lancaster), Fellow of Green College. In Development Studies. From 1 September 2006 until 31 August 2011.

V. NOCKE (Diplom-Volkswirt Bonn, PH.D. London), Fellow of Jesus. In Economics. From 1 October 2006 until 30 September 2011.
Conferment of title. On behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee, the Vice-Chancellor has conferred the title of Reader in Economics on Dr Nocke.

TEMPORARY UNIVERSITY LECTURER

D. MCCORMACK (BA NUI, M.SC. Virginia Tech., PH.D. Bristol), Fellow of Hertford. In Human Geography. From 1 October 2006 until 30 September 2010.

Conferment of title

VISITING LECTURER

G. VAN CALSTER (LL.M. College of Europe, Bruges, PH.D. Leuven). In Law. From 1 October 2006 until 30 September 2007.

Reconferment of title

VISITING LECTURER

A. ROBERTSON (LL.M. Cambridge). In Law. From 1 October 2006 until 30 September 2009.

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Changes in Regulations

With the approval of the Educational Policy and Standards Committee of Council, and, where applicable, of the Humanities Board, the following changes in regulations made by divisional and faculty boards will come into effect on 28 July.

1 Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board

Honour School of Chemistry

With effect from 1 October 2006 (for first Part II examination in 2007)

In Examination Regulations, 2005, p. 176, delete ll. 11–14 and substitute:

'Candidates for Part II are required to keep statutory residence and pursue their investigations in Oxford during a period of at least 38 weeks in three terms, i.e. from the third Thursday before Michaelmas Full Term to the third Tuesday after Michaelmas Full Term; from the second Tuesday before Hilary Full Term to the Wednesday following Palm Sunday (i.e. the Sunday before Easter Day); and from the Monday following Easter Monday to the third Saturday after Trinity Full Term; provided that the divisional board shall have power to permit candidates to vary the dates of their residence so long as the overall programme requirement is met.'


2 Board of the Faculty of English Language and Literature

(a) Special Regulations for the Moderations in English Language and Literature

With effect from 1 October 2006 (for first examination in 2007)

In Examination Regulations 2005, p. 101, ll. 1–3, delete 'options... edition.'

(b) M.St. in English

With effect from 1 October 2006 (for first examination in 2007)

1 In Examination Regulations 2005, p. 701, l. 47, after 'Term.' insert:

'Options under C shall include an American Studies option. Entry to this option may be restricted by the faculty board.'

2 Ibid., p. 702, after l. 44 insert:

'Candidates whose course of study includes the American Studies C Special Option and a dissertation on a topic recognised by the Graduate Studies Committee for English as being within the interdisciplinary field of English and American studies shall be awarded, if successful, the degree of Master of Studies with the title English (English and American Studies).'

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