• Thursday 1 March 2012
  • NO. 4981
  • VOL. 142

Consultative notices

The Helene T A M La Rue Scholarship Fund

On 13 February, Council approved the broadening of the objects of the above-named Scholarship by the passing of a resolution for the purposes of section 74C of the Charities Act 1993 (the "Act"). The approval of Council and the resolution passed for the purposes of the Act shall be effective 15 days after the date of publication of this notice unless written notice of a resolution, signed by at least twenty members of Congregation and calling upon Council to withhold such approval and such resolution, has been given to the Registrar by noon on 12 March.

The effect of the amendment is to broaden the number of students eligible for such Scholarships from those junior members of St Cross whose academic research concerns the musical collections of the University, to those junior members of St Cross studying Music, with a preference being given to those whose academic research concerns the musical collections of the University.

General notices

Gazette publication arrangements

The final full Gazettes of Hilary term will be published on 8 and 15 March. A further issue will be published on 22 March, but this will be limited to Council and Congregation business and changes to Examination Regulations. Publication for Trinity term will begin on 19 April. The usual deadline arrangements will apply.

Visiting Professorships

Medical Sciences

Reconferment of the Title of Visiting Professor

The Medical Sciences Board has re-conferred the title of Visiting Professor in Neuroradiology on A G Sorensen, BS California, MS Harvard, MD Utah, Associate Professor of Health Sciences and Technology and Faculty Member, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, for a further period of five years from 1 March 2012.

Recognition of Distinction

Social Sciences

The following title has been conferred on behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee:

Dr Tarun Ramadorai, BA Williams, MPhil Camb, PhD Harvard, Fellow of St Catherines, Reader in Finance at the Saïd Business School. Professor of Financial Economics with effect from 11 January 2012.

Electoral Boards

Composition of Electoral Boards

The composition of the electoral boards to the posts below, proceedings to fill which are currently in progress, are as follows:

Halley Professorship of Physics

  Appointed by
Professor I Walmsley
Mr Vice-Chancellor1
The Principal of Jesus ex officio
Professor A Halliday
MPLS Division
Professor T Encrenaz MPLS Division
Professor D Marshall MPLS Division
Dr J Wheater MPLS Division
Professor Sir Brian Hoskins
Professor P Read Council
Professor T Palmer Jesus

Professorship of Sociology and Social Policy

  Appointed by
The Principal of Harris Manchester Mr Vice-Chancellor1
Professor Sir David Watson Green Templeton
Professor J Millar Council
Professor C Bonell Council
Professor R Goodman Social Sciences Division
Professor C Saraceno Department of Social Policy and Intervention
Professor L McDowell Department of Social Policy and Intervention
Professor M Seeleib-Kaiser Department of Social Policy and Intervention
Professor R Walker Green Templeton
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).