University Gazette, 27 May 2010: Notices
Humanities Board/Education Committee Review of English Language and Literature
The Humanities Board and the Education Committee will jointly conduct a review of the Faculty of English Language and Literature, as part of Council's programme of rolling reviews of faculties and departments. The review will take place on 2 and 3 November 2010.
The review committee's terms of reference are:
1. To review the quality of academic activities in the faculty, by reference to:
(a) the quality of the research of the faculty, including its participation in interdepartmental, interdivisional and interdisciplinary activities, its research profile and strategy, and future challenges and opportunities;
(b) the quality of undergraduate and graduate programmes, and their delivery and related issues, including:
(c) the organisation of the faculty, its management structures, and the relationship between the faculty and the Humanities Division, including such matters as:
(d) the relationship (structural and operational) between units within the faculty, and between the faculty and cognate subject areas, and colleges to which it is linked in teaching and research;
(d) the relationship (structural and operational) between units within the faculty, and between the faculty and cognate subject areas and colleges to which it is linked in teaching and research.
2. To consider the current and long-term financial position of, and funding arrangements for, the faculty, and its financial strategy.
The Review Committee would welcome written comments on matters falling within its terms of reference, given below. These should be sent to the joint secretary to the Review Committee, Ms Lynne Hirsch (e-mail: email@example.com), by Friday, 17 September.
Committee on Statutes Before the Privy Council
St Antony's College: revised statutes
The Committee on Statutes before the Privy Council, acting under authority delegated to it by Council, is minded to give consent on behalf of the University to the revised Statutes of St Antony's College approved by the Governing Body on 10 March 2010 and 5 May 2010 in so far as such consent is required by Section 7 (2) of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge Act, 1923. The consent of the committee to the amendments to the Statutes will be effective eleven days after publication of this notice unless written notice of a resolution, signed by at least twenty members of Congregation, calling upon Council to withhold that consent, has been given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 7 June.
The effects of the amendments are to effect a complete revision and to update the statutes of the college.
Statutes Approved By Her Majesty in Council
Mr Vice-Chancellor has received a communication from the Clerk of Her Majesty's Privy Council, stating that on 11 May 2010 Her Majesty was pleased to approve the Statutes concerning (i) the T.H. Green Moral Philosophy Scholarships, and (ii) the John Gilbert Winant Visiting Professor of American Government, printed in Gazette, 24 September 2009, pp. 4–5, and approved by Congregation, p. 136.
Queen's College: recitals and choral services
Recitals are given as follows, in the college chapel, Queen's College, during full term:
Organ recitals: 1.10 p.m. on Wednesdays
Eglesfield Musical Society lunchtime recitals: 1.30 p.m. on Saturdays
Choral Services are held as following during full term: Sunday 6.15 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday 6.30 p.m.
Further details may be found on the college Web site, www.queens.ox.ac.uk.
Conferment of the Title of Visiting Professor
The Humanities Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Ancient History on PROFESSOR ANGELOS CHANIOTIS, BA Athens, MA Oxf, PH.D HABIL Heidelberg, Professor of Ancient History, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University (from 1 July 2010) for the period 1 October 2010 to 30 September 2013.
COMPOSITION OF ELECTORAL BOARDS
Glaxo Professorship of Cellular Pathology
Appointed by The President of St John's Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Rector of Exeter ex officio Professor A. Hayday Council Professor Y. Jones Council Professor P. Cook Medical Sciences Board Professor A. O'Garra Medical Sciences Board Professor R. Phillips Medical Sciences Board Professor H. Waldmann Medical Sciences Board Professor R. Vaughan-Jones Exeter College
E.P. Abraham Professorship of Chemical Pathology
Appointed by The Master of St Catherine's Mr Vice-Chancellor  The Rector of Lincoln ex officio Professor Sir John Bell Council Professor J. Thomas Council Professor H. Bayley Medical Sciences Board Professor A. Buchan Medical Sciences Board Professor C. Marshall Medical Sciences Board Professor H. Waldmann Medical Sciences Board Professor J. Raff Lincoln College
Cheryl and Reece Scott Professorship of Psychiatry
Appointed by The Principal of St Hugh's Mr Vice-Chancellor  The President of St John's ex officio Professor E. Simonoff Council Professor A. Stein Council Professor A. Buchan Medical Sciences Board Professor G. Goodwin Medical Sciences Board Dr M. Hobbs Medical Sciences Board Professor A. Thapar Medical Sciences Board Dr K. Hadi Royal College of Psychiatrists Professor K. Nation St John's College
 Appointed by Mr Vice-Chancellor under the provisions of Statute IX, Sect. 10 and 11 (Supplement (1) to Gazette No. 4633, 9 October 2002, p. 108).