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Oxford University Gazette, 11 June 2009: Notices


Lady Margaret Hall: Summer Serenade: New Buildings Campaign Celebration Concert and Dinner

On Wednesday, 8 July, Lady Margaret Hall will hold 'Summer Serenade', a concert and dinner for the major new buildings at the college.

The evening will include an indoor concert, 'The Truth About Love', given by members of the London-based CLASSICAL OPERA COMPANY. The concert combines a selection of Mozart arias and duets with readings about love by BILL NIGHY and LMH alumna, DIANA QUICK.

The concert will be preceded by a champagne reception in the front quadrangle, with tours of the new buildings, and will be followed by a gala dinner in the college gardens.

Tickets are £100 each. Half of the ticket price is a donation to the LMH New Buildings Campaign. Places may be booked by contacting Miss Maya Evans (e-mail:, telephone: Oxford (2)74362). It is also possible to book online at (follow the links to 'Events').

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Sidney Truelove Professorship of Gastroenterology

FIONA MARGARET POWRIE, B.SC BATH, D.PHIL Oxf, Professor of Immunology and Wellcome Trust funded Senior Research Fellow in Basic Biomedical Science, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, has been appointed to the Sidney Truelove Professorship of Gastroenterology in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine with effect from 1 October 2009.

Professor Powrie will be a fellow of Green Templeton College.

Conferment of the Title of Visiting Professor

The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Zoology on CHRISTOPHER DYE, BA D.PHIL Oxf, F.MED.SCI, Director of Health Information in the Office of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organisation, for three years from 1 June 2009.

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The composition of the electoral boards to the posts below, proceedings to fill which are currently in progress, is as follows:

American Standard Companies Professorship of Operations Management

                                         Appointed by

        The Provost of Worcester       Mr Vice-Chancellor [1]
        Professor J. Cartwright        Christ Church
        Professor C. Mayer             Council
        Professor N. Oliver            Council
        Professor R. Goodman           Social Sciences Board
        Professor M. Sako              Saïd Business School
        Professor R. Westbrook         Saïd Business School
        Professor M. Pidd              Saïd Business School
        Dr B. Jack                     Christ Church

Professorship of Energy Materials

                                         Appointed by

        Professor I. Walmsley          Mr Vice-Chancellor [1]
        The Principal of Mansfield     ex officio
        Dr I. Goldin                   Council
        Professor N. Brandon           Council
        Professor A. Halliday          Mathematical, Physical and 
                                        Life Sciences Board
        Professor C. Grovenor          Mathematical, Physical and 
                                        Life Sciences Board                
        Professor G. Smith             Mathematical, Physical and 
                                        Life Sciences Board
        Professor S. Cowley            Mathematical, Physical and 
                                        Life Sciences Board
        Dr J. Smith                    Mansfield 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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