Notices

  • Thursday 13 October 2011
  • NO. 4965
  • VOL. 142

General notices

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Appointments

Medical Sciences

Cheryl and Reece Scott Professorship of Psychiatry

Charles R J C Newton, MB ChB MD Cape Town, Professor in Tropical Neurosciences and Paediatrics, Institute of Child Health, UCL; Wellcome Trust Senior Clinical Fellow, Wellcome Trust/Kenya Medical Research Institute Collaborative Programme, Centre for Geographical Medicine, Kilifi, Kenya; Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital; Honorary Professor of Tropical Medicine, Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Honorary Professor, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania; and Visiting Professor, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, has been appointed to the Cheryl and Reece Scott Professorship of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry with effect from 1 October 2011.

Professor Newton will be a fellow of St John's.

Norman Collisson Professorship of Musculoskeletal Sciences

Peter Charles Taylor, BM BCh Oxf, MA Camb, PhD Lond, Professor of Experimental Rheumatology and Honorary Consultant Physician, Head of Clinical Trials, Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology Division, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, Lead Clinician Rheumatologist and Campus Dean has been appointed to the Norman Collisson Professorship of Musculoskeletal Sciences in the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences with effect from 1 October 2011.

Professor Taylor will be a fellow of St Peter's.

Reappointment

University Lecturer: Cognitive Psychology

Kathryn Emma Watkins, BA Camb, MSc PhD Lond, MA Oxf, Fellow and Tutor in Psychology, St Anne's, and University Lecturer in Cognitive Psychology, has been reappointed until the retiring age with effect from 1 October 2011.

Social Sciences

Appointment

Dr A Betts, BA Durh, MSc Brist, MPhil DPhil Oxf. Fellow of Green Templeton. University Lecturer in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies. From 1 October 2011 to 30 September 2016.

Conferment of Title

Professor C Bonell, MA KCL, MSc London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, MSc South Bank, PhD IOE London. Fellow of St Cross. University Lecturer in Evidence-Based Social Intervention. Conferment of title of Professor. From 1 October 2011 to 30 September 2016.

Visiting Professorships

Humanities

The Humanities Board has re-conferred the title of Visiting Professor on Professor James Higginbotham, BS PhD Columbia, MA Oxf, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Linguistics at the University of Southern California, for Trinity term 2012 and Trinity term 2013.

Medical Sciences

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Rheumatology on Sir Ravinder Maini, BA MB BChir DSc Glas, FRS, FRCP, FRCP(E), FMedSci, for a period of three years from 1 September 2011.

Social Sciences

On the recommendation of the Faculty of Law, the Social Sciences Division has conferred on Gabriel Moss, QC, BA BCL Oxf, the title of Visiting Professor in Corporate Insolvency Law for three years from 1 October 2011.

Electoral Boards

1Appointed 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).

Revised Composition of an Electoral Board

The composition of the electoral board to the post below, proceedings to fill which are currently in progress, is now as follows:

BP Professorship of Information Engineering


Appointed by
The President, St John's Mr Vice-Chancellor1
The Warden, Keble ex officio
Professor J Kittler Council
Professor P Donnelly Council
Professor A Halliday MPLS Board
Professor Z Ghahramani MPLS Board
Professor G Gottlob MPLS Board
Professor G Houlsby MPLS Board
Dr P Probert Smith MPLS Board
Professor P Jeffreys Keble

Exhibitions

Christ Church Picture Gallery

Clouet to Claude: French Master Drawings

Christ Church Picture Gallery (entrance via Oriel Square), 5 Oct. to 23 Dec. Open Mon., Wed.–Sat.: 10.30 am–1 pm and 2–4.30 pm; Sun. 2–4.30 pm. Closed Tues. See: www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery.