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Oxford University Gazette, 23 October 2008: Examinations and Boards

Appointments, Reappointments, and Conferments of Title

Humanities Division

Appointments

UNIVERSITY LECTURER (NTF)

Theology

SONDRA L. HAUSNER, AB Princeton, MA PH.D Cornell, Fellow of St Peter's College. In the Study of Religion. From 1 September 2008 until 31 August 2013.

DEPARTMENTAL LECTURER

Classics

LUKAS AMADEUS SCHACHNER, M.ST D.PHIL Oxf. In the Archaeology and Art of Late Antiquity. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2011.

History

MATTHEW DAVID JOHNSON, BA Harvard, M.PHIL PH.D San Diego. In the History and Politics of Modern China. From 1 September 2008 until 31 August 2010.

JEEVAN SINGH DEOL, BA Vancouver, M.PHIL Lond, PH.D Camb. In South Asian History. From 22 September 2008 until 21 September 2009.

ROBERT A. JOHNSON, BA Warw, PH.D Exe. In the History of War. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2011.

NIKOLA KOEPKE, BA MA Munich, PH.D Tübingen. In Economic and Social History. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2011.

GEORGI R. PARPULOV, MA Sofia, MA PH.D Chicago. In Byzantine Archaeology and Art. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2011.

Oriental Studies

SOLOMON GEORGE IGNATIUS FITZHERBERT, BA Exe, AM Harvard, MA Lond, D.PHIL Oxf. In Tibetan and Himalayan Studies. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2009.

Philosophy

BEN MATTHEW SAUNDERS, BA M.PHIL D.PHIL Oxf. In Philosophy. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2010.

SOPHIE REBECCA ALLEN, MA Glas, PH.D Lond. In Philosophy. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2009.

SENIOR INSTRUCTOR

History

IDA TOTH, BA Oxf. In Medieval Latin and Greek and Lecturer in Byzantine Epigraphy. From 1 September 2008 until 31 August 2012

INSTRUCTOR

Oriental Studies

GIL ZAHAVI, B.SC Tel Aviv, MA Jerusalem. In Modern Hebrew. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2012.

LECTOR

Classics

ANGELOS KRITIKOS, BA Athens, MA Lond. In Latin and Greek Language. From 1 October 2008 until 30 June 2009.

JOSEPHINE MARY WHITBY, MA Oxf, PH.D Edin. In Latin and Greek Language. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.

Medieval and Modern Languages

ESMERALDA FRANCÉS-MARTÍNEZ. In Spanish. From 1 July 2008 until 30 June 2011.


Reappointments

UNIVERSITY LECTURER

History

GERALDINE A. JOHNSON, BA Yale, MA Camb, PH.D Harvard, Student of Christ Church. In the History of Art. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.

Medieval and Modern Languages

GUIDO BONSAVER, BA Verona, PH.D R'dg, Fellow of Pembroke College. In Italian. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.

Music

JONATHAN GUY EVRILL CROSS, BA Brist, PH.D Lond. Student of Christ Church. In Music. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.

Philosophy

URSULA CHARLOTTE MACGILLIVRAY COOPE, PH.D Berkeley, Fellow of Corpus Christi College. In Ancient Philosophy. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.

FACULTY LECTURER

Classics

JOHN SCOTT SCULLION, BA Toronto, MA Oxf, PH.D Harvard, Fellow of Worcester College. In Classics. From 1 December 2008 until the retiring age.

CUF LECTURER

Classics

JANE LUCY LIGHTFOOT, MA D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of New College. In Greek and Latin Languages and Literature. From 1 October 2008 until the retiring age.


Conferment of Title

FACULTY LECTURER

Medieval and Modern Languages

LAURA LONSDALE, BA Oxf, PH.D Birm, Fellow of Queen's College. In Modern Spanish Peninsular Literature. From 1 April 2009 until 31 March 2014.

CUF LECTURER

Classics

ADRIAN DAVID KELLY, BA MA Melbourne, D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of Balliol College. In Greek Literature. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.


Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division

Appointments

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

DR MICHAEL BONSALL, B.SC PH.D Imp Lond, Fellow of St Peter's College. In Mathematical Ecology. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.

DR RADU COLDEA, BA Romania, D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of Lincoln College. In Experimental Condensed Matter Physics. From 1 September 2008 until 31 August 2013.

DR JAMES OLIVER, BA M.SC D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of Jesus College. In Applied Mathematics. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013

DR KOBI KREMNIZER, BA M.SC PH.D Tel Aviv, Fellow-elect of Oriel College. In Pure Mathematics. From 1 August 2009 until 31 July 2014.

DR JONATHAN YATES, M.SCI PH.D Camb, Fellow of St Edmund Hall. In Materials Modelling from 1 October 2013 until 30 September 2018. Royal Society University Research Fellowship with the title of University Lecturer from 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.

DR FELICIANO GIUSTINO, M.SC Turin PH.D Lausanne, Fellow of Wolfson College. In Materials Modelling. From 15 November 2008 until 14 November 2013.

DR STEVEN SIMON, B.SC Brown PH.D Harvard, Fellow-elect of Somerville College. In Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics. From 5 January 2009 until 4 January 2014.
Conferment of title. On behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee the Vice-Chancellor has conferred the title of Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics on Dr Simon.

DR ALEXANDER SCHEKOCHIHIN, B.SC Moscow, PH.D Princeton, Fellow-elect of Merton College. In Theoretical Astrophysics. From 1 December 2008 until 30 November 2013.

DR ANDREI STARINETS, C.SI Moscow, PH.D New York, Fellow of St John's College. University Lecturer in Particle Physics Theory from 1 October 2012 until 30 September 2017. PPARC Advanced Fellowship with the title of University Lecturer from 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2012.

DR DARREN DIXON, BA D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of Wadham College. In Organic Chemistry. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.

DR STUART CONWAY, B.SC Warw, PH.D Bristol, Fellow of St Hugh's College. In Organic Chemistry. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.

DR MARTIN SMITH, BA D.PHIL Oxf, Fellow of University College. In Organic Chemistry. From 1 October 2008 until 30 September 2013.

DR ADRIAN SMITH, B.SC Keele, M.SC Bangor, PH.D Nott, Fellow-elect of St Catherine's College. In Zoology: Infectious Disease Biology. From 8 November 2008 until 7 November 2013.

DR KYLIE VINCENT, BA B.SC PH.D Melbourne, Fellow of Jesus College. RCUK Academic Fellowship in Hydrogen Storage Materials. From 30 September 2008 until 29 September 2013.


Reappointments

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

PROFESSOR JOHN MARCH-RUSSELL. In Physics. From 1 November 2007 until the retiring age.

DR MYLES ALLEN. In Physics. From 1 June 2008 until the retiring age.

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Board of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages

Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages: allocated lecture times

Monday

9 a.m.: Russian ab inito

10 a.m.: French

11 a.m.: German

12 noon: Linguistics (Phonetics/Phonology) and Russian ab initio


Tuesday

9 a.m.: Italian

10 a.m.: Spanish

11 a.m.: Italian

12 noon: Spanish


Wednesday

9 a.m.: Russian

10 a.m.: French

11 a.m.: German

12 noon: Linguistics (Grammar) and Russian ab initio


Thursday

9 a.m.: Spanish

10 a.m.: Russian

11 a.m.: Russian

12 noon: Italian


Friday

9 a.m.: Russian ab initio

10 a.m.: French

11 a.m.: German

12 noon: Linguistics (General Linguistics) and Russian ab initio

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Changes in Regulations

With the approval, where applicable, of the Education Committee of Council, the following changes in regulations made by the Continuing Education Board will come into effect on 7 November.

Continuing Education Board

Undergraduate Advanced Diploma in British Studies (Language and Society)

With effect from 1 October 2009

1 In Examination Regulations, 2008, p. 1035, l. 30, delete 'British Studies (Language and Society)' and substitute 'British and European Studies'.

2 Ibid., l. 33, after 'Britain' insert 'and Europe'.

3 Ibid., l. 39, after 'British' insert 'and European'.

4 Ibid., p. 1036, l. 1, after 'British' insert 'and European'.

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