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Oxford University Gazette, 11 October 2007: Notices


Musical Events

Brasenose College: Organ Recital

GUY BOVET will give an organ recital at 8.45 p.m. on Friday, 26 October, in the chapel, Brasenose College. Admission is free.

Magdalen College: Organ Recitals

The following organ recitals will be given at 5.25 p.m. on Saturdays in the chapel, Magdalen College. Admission is free.

13 Oct.: John Padley, Christ Church

20 Oct.: Oliver Walker, Keble

27 Oct.: Richard Pinel, St Albans

3 Nov.: Robert Fielding, Romsey Abbey

10 Nov.: Ben Lewis-Smith, Queen's

17 Nov.: Greg Drott, Pembroke College, Cambridge

24 Nov.: Stephen Farr, St Paul's, Knightsbridge

1 Dec.: Cynthia Hall, St Giles'

St John's College: Kendrew Chamber Music Recital Series

WOLFGANG HOLZMAIR (baritone) and IMOGEN COOPER (piano) will perform Schubert's Schwanengesang, at 8.30 p.m. on Saturday, 20 October, in the Auditorium, St John's College. Admission is by free programme, available from the Porters' Lodge, St John's.

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Montague Burton Professorship of International Relations

ANDREW JAMES HURRELL, BA Camb, M.PHIL D.PHIL Oxf, Director, Centre for International Studies, University Lecturer in International Relations and Fellow of Nuffield College, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 January 2008.

Professor Hurrell will be a fellow of Balliol College.

Norman Collisson Professorship of Musculoskeletal Sciences

CYRUS COOPER, MA Camb, MB BS DM Lond, Professor of Rheumatology and Director, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, and Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist, Southampton General Hospital, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 August 2007.

Professor Cooper will be a fellow of St Peter's College.

Professorship of Linguistics

ADITI LAHIRI, BA MA PH.D Calcutta, PH.D Brown, Professor and Chair in General Linguistics, University of Konstanz, Germany, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 October 2007.

Professor Lahiri will be a fellow of Somerville College.

Recognition of Distinction

The following title has been conferred by the Vice-Chancellor on the behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee:

C.D. MCKENNA, BA Amherst, MA Delaware, MA PH.D Johns Hopkins, MA Oxf, Fellow of Brasenose: Reader in Business History and Strategy, with effect from 1 September 2007.

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The revised composition of the electoral board to the post below, proceedings to fill which are currently in progress, is as follows:

Cesar Milstein Professorship of Cancer Cell Biology

                              Appointed by

The Principal of Linacre      Mr Vice-Chancellor [1]
The Rector of Lincoln         Lincoln College
Professor K. Nasmyth          Council
Dr T. Hunt                    Council
Professor H. Waldmann         Medical Sciences Board
Dr K. Fleming                 Medical Sciences Board
Professor Xin-Lu              Medical Sciences Board
Professor D.J. Kerr           Medical Sciences Board
Professor M.D. Waterfield     Medical Sciences Board
Professor P.R. Cook           Lincoln College

[1] 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).

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