University Gazette, 18 December 2008: Notices
Audit and Scrutiny Committee
Full opinions from reports issued by the Internal AuditorsThe following full opinions from reports issued by the Internal Auditors were accepted by the Audit and Scrutiny Committee on 10 November:
Oxford University Centre for the Environment
Clinical Trial Service Unit (CTSU)
These opinions have now been posted on the intranet (www.admin.ox.ac.uk/councilsec/oxonly/audit/auditrep.shtml). Additional material associated with the opinions may be consulted at the University Offices by members of Congregation by arrangement with the Head of the Council Secretariat, Ms Emma Rampton (e-mail: email@example.com, telephone: (2)70002).
University Counselling Service: vacation arrangements
The University Counselling Service will be closed from Monday, 22 December, until Friday, 2 January inclusive.
In tenth week (15–19 December), and week −1 (5–9 January), the Counselling Service will be open 9.30 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Thursday, and 9.30 a.m.–1.30 p.m. on Friday.
From noughth week (week beginning Monday, 12 January) onwards the opening times will be the usual hours, 9.15 a.m.–5.15 p.m.
BT Professorship of Major Programme Management
BENT FLYVBJERG, BA MS PH.D Aarhus, DR.TECHN DR.SCIENT Aalborg, Professor of Planning, Department of Development and Planning, Aalborg University, Denmark, and Professor and Chair in Infrastructure Policy and Planning, Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands, has been appointed to the professorship with effect from 1 April 2009. Professor Flyvbjerg will be a fellow of St Anne's College.
Department of Engineering Science
The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has conferred the Headship of the Department of Engineering Science on PROFESSOR GUY HOULSBY, MA PH.D Camb, MA Oxf, Professor of Civil Engineering and Fellow of Brasenose College, for five years from 1 July 2009.
Conferments of the Title of Visiting Professor
The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Economic Geology upon LAURENCE J. ROBB, B.SC M.SC PH.D Witwatersrand, Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Department of Earth Sciences, for three years from 1 December 2008.
The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Tropical Medicine on C. SIBLEY, BA, MA, MS, PH.D, currently Affiliate Professor, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, for three years from 1 November 2008.
COMPOSITION OF ELECTORAL BOARDS
Goldsmiths' Professorship of English Literature
Appointed by The Warden of Keble Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Warden of New College ex officio Professor M. Wood Council Professor S. Shuttleworth Humanities Board Professor S. Mapstone English Faculty Board Dr D. Bradshaw English Faculty Board Professor S. Collini English Faculty Board Mr C. Raine New College
Professorship of Mathematical Modelling
Appointed by The Provost of Worcester Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Master of St Catherine's ex officio Professor J. Hinch Council Professor M. Wright Council Professor A. Halliday Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board Professor H. Stone Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board Professor J. Chapman Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board Professor S. Howison Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board Dr C. Reisinger St Catherine's College
 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).