University Gazette, 16 October 2008: Notices
Distinction Awards for non-clinical Professors and Readers (2008)
The Committee on Distinction Awards for Non-clinical Professors and Readers has now completed the most recent exercise to consider the making of new or enhanced awards. Taking account of previous awards made, and of enhancements to existing awards, the current position is that one staff member holds an award of £63,629 per annum, two hold awards of £57,007, six hold awards of £50,543, six hold awards of £44,225, sixteen hold awards of £37,905, twenty-six hold awards of £31,529, thirty-four hold awards of £25,272, forty-eight hold awards of £18,954, forty-eight hold awards of £12,634, twenty-four hold awards of £8,427, and twelve hold awards of £3,078. All those who applied in the recent exercise have been notified of the outcome of their application. In addition, one hundred and nine other members of staff are in receipt of super-scale payments under the arrangements approved by Congregation in 2001.
St Hilda's College: Lunchtime recitals
The following thirty-minute recitals will be given at 1.15 p.m. in the Jacqueline du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College. Admission is free. Further details can be found on the St Hilda's college Web site (www.st-hildas.ox.ac.uk).
Thur. 23 Oct.: Beethoven and Alkan with MARK VINER (Outstanding Participant in the Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival)
Wed. 29 Oct.: Haydn, Tchaikovsky and Liszt with ELENA KISELEVA (Outstanding Participant in the Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival)
Thur. 6 Nov.: Telemann, Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Ligeti with JAMES KELLAS (Pembroke), Emma Sadler and Anita Tofts (St Hilda's)
Wed. 12 Nov.: St Hilda's College pre-Music Scholarship Competition Recital
Thur. 20 Nov.: Mozart and Debussy with NICHOLAS RACE (St Edmund Hall, piano)
Wed. 26 Nov.: Schumann, Duparc and Britten with CATHY BELL (mezzo-soprano)
Thur. 4 Dec.: End of term all-comers musical medley
Conferments and Reconferments of the Title of Visiting Professor
The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Plant Sciences on PAUL KENRICK, B.SC PH.D Cardiff, Research Palaeobotanist, the Natural History Museum, London, for three years from 1 October 2008.
The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Geratology on C.V. GRANGER, MD, currently Professor and Chair Emeritus, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Buffalo, the State University of New York, for three years from 1 October 2008.
The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor in Physics on DAVID KEEN, B.SC Lond, D.PHIL Oxf, Staff Scientist at the ISIS Facility, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, for three years from 1 November 2008.
The Medical Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor as follows, for the periods stated:
Computational Physiology: P.J. HUNTER, M.SC Auckland, D.PHIL Oxf, for three years from 1 May 2008.
Human Nutrition: H. REFSUM, B.SC MD Bergen, for five years from 1 July 2008.
Clinical Safety Research: C. VINCENT, BA M.PHIL Oxf, for five years from 1 April 2008.
Haematology: S.N. WICKRAMASINGHE, SC.D PH.D Camb, for five years from 1 May 2008.