Elections

  • Thursday 21 October 2010
  • No. 4931
  • Vol 141

 

Vacancies and retiring members

The lists below show the retiring member or members, and indicate the length of appointment, from MT 2010 unless otherwise stated.

Congregation Elections 25 November

Audit and Scrutiny Committee

Vacancy: One

Mr B.A. Sufrin From HT 2011 To MT 2013

One member of Congregation, not necessarily being a member of any division and not in any case being nominated in a divisional capacity, who shall be elected by Congregation who shall not serve on Council or the Finance Committee or on any committee which in the view of Council has main line executive authority within the University, or hold any office in the University or any college which involves executive authority. 

Further information on the Audit and Scrutiny Committee can be found at www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/regulations/520-122c.shtml. Enquiries may be directed to the Secretary (emma.rampton@admin.ox.ac.uk).

Nomination received

The following nomination has been received:

Dr J.C.L. Tseng, BS CalTech, MA PhD Johns Hopkins, MA Oxf, Fellow of St Edmund Hall, Faculty of Physics

Nominated by:

K. Gull, Principal of St Edmund Hall, Faculty of Physiological Sciences

S.C. Cooper, St Catherine's, Faculty of Physics

E.J. Garnett, Wadham, Faculty of History, Sub-Faculty of the History of Art

J.B. Nightingale, Magdalen, Faculty of History

S.G. Roberts, St Edmund Hall, Faculty of Materials


Committee for the Nomination of Select Preachers

Vacancies: Two

Revd Canon Dr J.A. Shaw, New College

MT 2012

Revd Dr R. Waller, Principal of Harris Manchester

MT 2012

Two members of Congregation elected by Congregation.

Further information on the Committee for the Nomination of Select Preachers can be found at: http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/regulations/737-111.shtml or by contacting the Secretary (gary.crocker@admin.ox.ac.uk).

Divisional Board Elections25 November

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board

Vacancy: One

Dr J. Gibbons, Kellogg

MT 2013

One person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Computer Science.


Vacancies: Two

Professor P.P. Edwards, St Catherine's

MT 2013

Professor G. Hancock, Trinity

MT 2011

Two persons elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Chemistry.

For further information concerning the duties and expectations of the post, please contact the Secretary (maryann.robertson@mpls.ox.ac.uk).

 


Medical Sciences Divisional Board

Vacancy: One

Professor J.N.P. Rawlins, Wolfson

MT 2014

One person from among the members of the Faculty of Biochemistry, the Faculty of Physiological Sciences and the Faculty of Psychological Studies, of whom there shall be no more than one from each of the Department of Biochemistry, the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, the Department of Pharmacology and the Department of Experimental Psychology, elected jointly by the members of the Faculty of Biochemistry, the Faculty of Clinical Medicine, the Faculty of Physiological Sciences and the Faculty of Psychological Studies.

For further information concerning the duties and expectations of the post, please contact the Secretary (david.bryan@medsci.ox.ac.uk).

Faculty Board election25 November

Board of the Faculty of Philosophy

Vacancy: One 

Dr P.A. Lodge, Mansfield

MT 2011

One person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Philosophy.

For further information concerning the duties and expectations of the post, please contact the Secretary (tom.moore@philosophy.ox.ac.uk).

Notes on elections: 25 November

Where it is specified in the above list that the nominee must be from among certain persons 'working in' a Department or other institution, both the nominee and the nominators must be persons so working at the time of the election.

Nominations in writing for the elections on 25 November, by four members of Congregation other than the candidate, will be received by the Elections Office at the University Offices, Wellington Square, up to 4 p.m. on Thursday, 28 October.

Council has decided that nominations should show for each signatory the name and college or department in block capitals. Any names which are not so shown may not be published.

At least one nomination in respect of each candidate must be made on an official nomination form. Copies of the form are obtainable from the Elections Office or from the Elections Office website.

Candidates are invited to include with their nomination forms, a written statement of no more than 250 words, setting out his or her reasons for standing and qualifications for the office being sought. In the event of a contested election, these statements will be available online http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/elections/ and published in the Gazette dated 11 November.

Voters may wish to wait until they have read these notes before returning their ballot papers.

Ballot papers will be sent out to members of Congregation as soon as possible after the closing date for nominations. Completed ballot papers must be received by the Elections Office not later than 4 p.m. on 25 November.

For further information about the committee or body concerned, please contact the individual Secretary, either via the email links above, or as listed in the University of Oxford Calendar, 2010–11.

Council election 2 December

Council

Vacancy: One

One member of Congregation, not necessarily being members of any division and not in any case being nominated in a divisional capacity, who shall be elected by Congregation.

Dr A.W.M. Graham, Balliol
From HT 2011 To MT 2013

Full details of Council's remit, composition, functions and powers can be found at: http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/783-121.shtml. Enquiries may be directed to the Head of the Council Secretariat (emma.rampton@admin.ox.ac.uk).

Divisional Board election2 December

Humanities Divisional Board

Vacancy: One

Professor P.R. Franklin, St Catherine's MT 2013

One person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Music.

For further information on the Board, please contact the Secretary (divsec@humanities.ox.ac.uk).

Faculty Board elections2 December

Board of the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics

Vacancy: One

Dr D.F. Cram, Jesus MT 2011

One person elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics.  For further information on the Board, please contact the Secretary (lindsay.rudge@humanities.ox.ac.uk).

 


Board of the Faculty of Oriental Studies

Vacancy: One

Professor V.A. Wallace, Balliol MT 2011

One official member elected by and from among the members of the Faculty of Oriental Studies.

For further information on the Board, please contact the Secretary (oriental@admin.ox.ac.uk).

Notes on elections: 2 December

Where it is specified in the above list that the nominee must be from among certain persons 'working in' a Department or other institution, both the nominee and the nominators must be persons so working at the time of the election.

Nominations in writing for the elections on 2 December, by four members of Congregation other than the candidate, will be received by the Elections Office at the University Offices, Wellington Square, up to 4 p.m. on Thursday, 4 November.

Council has decided that nominations should show for each signatory the name and college or department in block capitals. Any names which are not so shown may not be published.

At least one nomination in respect of each candidate must be made on an official nomination form. Copies of the form are obtainable from the Elections Office or from the Elections Office website.

Candidates are invited to include with their nomination forms, a written statement of no more than 250 words, setting out his or her reasons for standing and qualifications for the office being sought. In the event of a contested election, these statements will be available online http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/elections/ and published in the Gazette dated 18 November.

Voters may wish to wait until they have read these notes before returning their ballot papers.

Ballot papers will be sent out to members of Congregation as soon as possible after the closing date for nominations. Completed ballot papers must be received by the Elections Office not later than 4 p.m. on 2 December.

For further information about the committee or body concerned, please contact the individual Secretary, either via the email links above, or as listed in the University of Oxford Calendar, 2010–11.