Elections

  • Thursday 7 October 2010
  • No. 4929
  • Vol 141

Elections25 November

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.

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.

 

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 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).

  

 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).

 

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).

 

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 (www.admin.ox.ac.uk/elections/).

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 at 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.