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Oxford University Gazette, 27 October 2005: Examinations and Boards

BY-ELECTION TO DIVISIONAL BOARD 10 November 2005

Humanities Board

Vacancy : one elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of English Language and Literature

Retiring member : Professor D.J. Womersley, St Catherine's (post no. 6)

Period of office : until MT 2006

The following nomination has been duly received:

R.A. MCCABE, MA (MA, PH.D. Cambridge), Fellow of Merton

Nominated by:

Professor V.A. Gillespie, Lady Margaret Hall

Professor H. Lee, New College

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BY-ELECTIONS TO DIVISIONAL BOARDS 1 December 2005

Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board

Vacancy : a person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Statistics (new post) (post no. 21)

Period of office : until MT 2009

Social Sciences Board

Vacancies :

(i) a person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Law

Retiring member : R.H. Stevens (post no. 4)

Period of office : until MT 2008

(ii) a person elected by and from the members of the academic staff holding established posts in the Department of Economics (new post) (post no. 8)

Period of office : until MT 2009

(iii) a person elected by and from the members of the academic staff holding established posts in the Department of Politics and International Relations (new post) (post no. 12)

Period of office : until MT 2009

(iv) a person elected by and from among the members of academic staff holding established posts in the Oxford Internet Institute (new post) (post no. 17)

Period of office : until MT 2009


Nominations in writing for the elections on 1 December, by two members (other than the candidate) of the electorate for each vacancy, which is the same as the persons from among whom the vacancy will be filled (as specified above), will be received by the Head of Student Administration, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 7 November. Nominations in writing by six members will be received by the Head of Student Administration, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 14 November.

Council has decided that nominations should show for each signatory the name and faculty, sub-faculty, or department (indicative of the relevant electorate) in block capitals. Any names which are not so shown may not be published. At least one nomination in respect of each candidate must be on an official nomination form. Copies of the form are available from the Elections Project Administrator, Room 254, University Offices, Wellington Sq, Oxford OX1 2JD (telephone: (2)80463, e-mail: shirley.stacey@admin.ox.ac.uk ).

In the event of a contested election, a brief biographical notice of each candidate will be published in the Gazette dated 24 November, and voters may wish to wait until they have read these before returning their ballot papers, which will be sent out to members of the electorate as soon as possible after the closing date for nominations, and which, after completion, must be received by the Head of Student Administration not later than 4 p.m. on 1 December.

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BY-ELECTIONS TO FACULTY BOARDS 10 November 2005

Oriental Studies Board

Vacancies : three Ordinary Members elected by and from all members of the faculty exclusive of the persons qualified to be Official Members as per Regulation 19.7

Retiring members : Professor M. Smith (post no. 9); Dr C.F. Robinson (Chairman) (post no. 19); vacancy (post no. 20)

Period of office : for two years from the date of election

The following nominations have been duly received:

Post No. 9

DR C. MELCHERT, MA (AB University of California Santa Cruz, AM Princeton, PH.D. Pennsylvania), Fellow of Pembroke

Nominated by:

Dr J.R. Baines, Queen's

Dr J.D. Gurney, Wadham

Dr C.J. Kerslake, St Antony's

Dr J.B. Lewis, Wolfson

Dr R.L. Nettler, Mansfield

Dr C. Robinson, Wolfson

Post No. 19

DR C.A.E. RAMBLE, MA, D.PHIL. (BA Durham), Fellow of Wolfson

Nominated by:

Dr J.R. Baines, Queen's

Dr J.D. Gurney, Wadham

J. Pfeiffer, St Cross

D. Rechter, St Antony's

Dr C. Robinson, Wolfson

Professor T.M. van Lint, Pembroke

Post No. 20

W. ARMBRUST (PH.D. Michigan), Fellow of St Antony's

Nominated by:

Dr J.D. Gurney, Wadham

Professor C.D. Holes, Magdalen

Dr C.J. Kerslake, St Antony's

Dr J.B. Lewis, Wolfson

Dr R.L. Nettler, Mansfield

D. Rechter, St Antony's


Committee for the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art

Vacancies: three persons holding teaching posts in the Ruskin School, who shall be elected by all those holding such posts except the Ruskin Master of Drawing under arrangements as per Council Regulations 19 of 2002, regulations 28–35

Retiring members : Professor M.E. Chevska (post no. 6); two vacancies (post nos. 7 and 8)

Period of office : for three years from the date of election

The following nominations have been duly received:

Post No. 6

PROFESSOR M. CHEVSKA (BA, MA Byam Shaw School of Fine Art), Fellow of Brasenose

Nominated by:

M.G. Archer, Ruskin School

D. Coombs, Ruskin

Post No. 7

M.G. BULL, MA (MA London), Fellow of St Edmund Hall

Nominated by:

Professor M. Chevska, Brasenose

D. Coombs, Ruskin School

Post No. 8

MS G. BIELZ (MA VIENNA)

Nominated by:

M.G. Archer, Ruskin School

D. Coombs, Ruskin School

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APPOINTMENT

Social Sciences Division

CAREER DEVELOPMENT FELLOW

TIZIANA NAZIO (BA Turin, P.G.DIP. Essex, PH.D. Bielefeld). To a Career Development Fellowship (Sociology) in association with Nuffield College. From 1 October 2005 to 30 September 2008.

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M.SC. IN BIOLOGY (INTEGRATIVE BIOSCIENCE)

Examination deadlines 2005–6

The following deadlines will apply in 2005–6:

First Extended Essay: noon, 11 January 2006

Second Extended Essay: noon, 1 March 2006

Third Extended Essay: noon, 28 June 2006

First Research Dissertation: noon, 5 April 2006

Second Research Dissertation: noon, 16 August 2006

Practical Notebooks: noon, 30 August 2006

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