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Oxford University Gazette, 10 January 2008: University Agenda

CONGREGATION 15 January

Notice of cancellation

The meeting of Congregation is cancelled. The sole business comprises questions to which no opposition has been notified and in respect of which no request for an adjournment has been received, and Mr Vice-Chancellor will accordingly declare the resolutions carried without a meeting under the provisions of Sect. 7 (1) of Statute IV (Supplement (1) to Gazette No. 4633, 9 October 2002, Vol. 133, p. 100).

1 Declaration of approval of Resolution approving the conferment of Honorary Degree

That the conferment of the Degree of Master of Arts, honoris causa, upon MR ROGER BOWLER be approved.

2 Declaration of approval of Resolutions authorising expenditure from the Higher Studies Fund

(i) That the University be authorised to expend from the Unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund, the sum of £93,000 for research support (technician and equipment costs) for Professor Lahiri, Professor of Linguistics.

(ii) That the University be authorised to expend from the Unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund, the sum of £78,400 for research equipment for Professor Clarke, the Heather Professor of Music.

(iii) That the University be authorised to expend from the Unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund, the sum of £108,187 for research support (a postdoctoral post for 3 years, £5k for equipment, £2k for travel) for Professor Ellis, Royal Society Professor in the Department of Physics.

(iv) That the University be authorised to expend from the part of the Higher Studies Fund earmarked for Social Studies, the sum of £30,000 (£10,000 per annum for three years) to provide research support to Professor Green, Professor of Legal Philosophy.

(v) That the University be authorised to expend from the part of the Higher Studies Fund earmarked for Social Studies, the sum of £90,000 (£10,000 each for three years) for research support for Professors Browning, Neary and Young in the Department of Economics.

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