Notices

  • Thursday 24 March 2011
  • NO. 4949
  • VOL. 141

Industrial action

Industrial action

A number of academic and academic-related staff may have participated in the strike action organised by the UCU on 22 and/or 24 March 2011.

Any such member of staff is asked to complete the payroll deduction form provided at www.ox.ac.uk/staff/staff_communications/update_on_major_issues and send it to the Payroll Office. The form provides authorisation for the deduction of one day's pay (calculated on the basis of 1/345 of annual salary) for each day of strike action taken.

Gazette Publication Arrangements

Gazette publication arrangements

This is the last Gazette of Hilary term.

Publication for Trinity term will begin on 28 April. The deadline for receipt of items for publication in the Gazettes of 28 April and 5 May will be brought forward because of the Easter office closure and the bank holidays on 29 April and 2 May:

  • deadline for receipt of items for issue of 28 April: noon on Wednesday, 13 April
  • deadline for receipt of items for issue of 5 May: noon on Wednesday, 20 April.

Appointment

Regius Professorship of History

Her Majesty the Queen has approved the appointment of Lyndal Anne Roper, BA Melbourne, PhD London, Fellow and Tutor in History, Balliol College, to the Regius Professorship of History with effect from 1 October 2011.

Professor Roper will be a fellow of Oriel College.

Corrigendum: Chichele Professorship of Economic History

Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke, BA Dublin, MA PhD Harvard, Professor of Economics, Department of Economics and IIIS, Trinity College, Dublin, has been appointed to the Chichele Professorship of Economic History-elect within the History Faculty with effect from 21 March 2011, initially on a part-time basis. He will take up the Chichele Professorship of Economic History full time with effect from autumn 2011.

Professor O'Rourke will be a fellow of All Souls College from 1 October 2011.