Colleges, Halls and Societies

  • Thursday 29 September 2011
  • NO. 4963
  • VOL. 142

Election of Visitor

Balliol

The Master and Fellows of Balliol have elected the Rt Hon Lord Reed, PC, to serve as Visitor from 28 July 2011.

Elections

Oriel

Development Director: Sean Power, BA MA Durh. 

Regius Professor of Modern History: Lyndal Anne Roper, BA Melbourne, MA PhD Lond, FRHist. 

Memorial Service

Merton

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Eric Arthur Newsholme, MA DSc, Fellow and Tutor in Biochemistry of Merton 1973–96, Emeritus Fellow of Merton 1996–2011, will be held in Merton Chapel on 15 October at 3 pm.  Tea in Hall.

Visiting Fellows 2011–12

All Souls

Attridge, Professor Derek, York. Relationship between poetry and performance from Homer to the Renaissance. Hilary.

Camargo, Professor Martin,  Illinois. Treatise (Tria Sunt) central to the revival of Rhetorical Studies at Oxford, c. 1400. Hilary.       

Carruthers, Dr Gerard, Glas. Robert Burns's reception of political ideas in the 1780s and 1790s. Hilary.     

Code, Professor Alan, Stanford. Ancient Greek scientific method and unifying definitions. Trinity.

Dalle, Professor Jean-Michel, Paris VI. Building of digital cathedrals. Michaelmas.

Heim, Professor Carol, Massachusetts, Amherst. Urban growth and property development in nineteenth-century Chicago and twentieth-century Phoenix. Hilary.

Larsen, Professor Timothy, Wheaton College, USA. History of the relationship between anthropologists and the Christian faith. Trinity.

Malloch, Dr Simon, Nottingham. Edition of the Annals of Tacitus, Book 11. Michaelmas.

Mazeh, Professor Tsevi, Tel Aviv. Searching massive-planets/brown-dwarfs orbiting other stars. Trinity.

Miller, Professor Lisa, Rutgers. Democratic participation in the politics of crime and punishment cross-nationally. Michaelmas, Hilary, Trinity.

Mratschek, Professor Sigrid, Rostok. Sidonius Apollinaris: creating identity from the past. Hilary, Trinity.

Nagel, Professor Jennifer, Toronto. Patterns of intuition. Hilary, Trinity.

Nuovo, Professor Angela, Udine. Privileges granted for law books printed in Venice and Lyons, c.1530–1600. Trinity.

Roberts, Professor Helen, Institute of Child Health, UCL. Public and social policy. Hilary.

Rommevaux, Dr Sabine, Centre d'Etudes Supérieures de la Renaissance. History of mathematics. Hilary, Trinity.

Rumfitt, Professor Ian, Birkbeck. Philosophy. Trinity.

Sassoon, Dr Joseph, Georgetown. Study of the Ba'ath Party regional command. Hilary.

Smith, Professor Lionel, McGill. Fiduciary relationship. Michaelmas, Trinity.

Withington, Professor Stafford, Downing College. Detector and optical physics. Hilary, Trinity.

Yablo, Professor Stephen, MIT. John Locke Lecturer. Trinity.

Obituaries

Exeter

John Brennan. Commoner 1933.

Anthony Cline, 2011. Open Scholar 1961. Aged 68.

John Close, 30 May 2011. Commoner 1954. Aged 76.

Anthony Coughlan, 2011. King Charles I Scholar 1967. Aged 65.

John Edge, October 2010. Hasker Scholar 1951.  Aged 78.

Wynford Harries, 3 March 2010. Commoner 1949. Aged 86.

Arthur Herrington, 28 August 2011. Commoner 1948. Aged 83.

Armin Kroesbacher, 9 January 2011. Commoner 2010. Aged 20.

Leslie Le Quesne, 5 August 2011. Commoner 1937. Aged 91.

Michael Lovatt-Williams, 6 August 2011. Commoner 1949. Aged 82.

Michael Lyall, June 2011. Commoner 1964. Aged 65.

Alexander Ronald Rae, 2 July 2011. Commoner 1942. Aged 86.

Robert Robinson, 12 August 2011. Commoner 1948. Aged 83.

Keble

Robert Gordon (Bob) Bradshaw, 5 July 2011. 1939. Aged 90.

Alan John Corfield, 12 July 2011. 1938. Aged 91.

Dr Colin John Kirkaldy Cunningham, 4 August 2011. 1960. Aged 69.

James Shepherd Dyson, 1 July 2011. 1948. Aged 84.

Sir Donald Henry Farquharson, 21 August 2011. 1947. Honorary Fellow. Aged 83.

Richard James Hawkins, 28 July 2011. Exhibitioner 1961. Former Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy. Aged 69.

Leslie Edward Milton, 19 August 2011. 1949. Aged 82.

Peter Charles Simcock, 16 June 2011. 1974. Aged 55.

Professor Basil George Mitchell, 23 June 2011. Former Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy. Aged 94.

Lincoln

Ronald Clive Adams, 5 June 2011. Commoner 1962. Aged 67.

David Grant Anderson, 7 July 2011. Commoner 1945. Aged 83.

John William Bosomworth, 26 February 2011. Commoner 1944. Aged 85.

Geoffrey Milward Budd, 10 April 2011. Commoner 1946. Aged 91.

David Lovell Cannon, 28 December 2010. Commoner 1949. Aged 80.

Crispus Peter Cottis, 21 March 2011. Commoner 1952. Aged 79.

Ralph Cecil Elsley, 17 November 2010. Commoner 1950. Aged 88.

Hector William Emerton, 7 May 2011. Commoner 1946. Aged 92.

Richard Herbert Lindsay Goffin, MBE, 25 December 2010. Commoner 1941. Aged 89.

Phillip Robert Greene, 11 August 2011. Commoner 1999. Aged 34.

Charles Richard Paley Holloway, 5 January 2011. Commoner 1942. Aged 87.

John Richard Anthony Hughes, 4 February 2011. Commoner 1959. Aged 72.

Donald Lawrence Joyce, 9 February 2011. Commoner 1943. Aged 86.

Clifford Hugh Lawrence, 9 February 2011. Commoner 1946. Aged 89.

Paul Marcus, 13 February 2011. Commoner 1973. Aged 57.

Brian Eyre Mchugo, 10 March 2011. Commoner 1945. Aged 83.

Robert Douglas Sexton, 16 June 2011. Commoner 1977. Aged 71.

Wilfrid Sheed, 19 January 2011. Commoner 1950. Aged 80.

Alfred William Brian Simpson, 10 January 2011. Fellow and Tutor in Law 1955–1973, Honorary Fellow 1995–2011. Aged 80.

Timothy Graham Tyson Taylor, 1 April 2011. Commoner 1951. Aged 80.

John Danvers Waghorn, 30 July 2011. Commoner 1949. Aged 82.

Gerard Wright, February 2011. Scholar 1949. Aged 82.

Merton

Thomas William Baker-Jones, 17 December 2010. Commoner 1951.

Thomas Frank Brenchley, 7 July 2011. Postmaster and Honorary Fellow 1936. Aged 93.

Alan George Gale, 11 July 2011. Postmaster 1939. Aged 91.

Ernst Anselm Joachim Honigmann, 18 July 2011. Commoner 1948. Aged 84.

Christopher Aidan Campbell Jenkins, 20 September 2011. Commoner 1977. Aged 53.

David Norman Miller, 14 July 2011. Commoner 1959. Aged 71.

Reginald John Croasdell Wait, August 2011. Commoner 1940. Aged 90.

St Hugh's

Mrs Anne Betts (née Spence), 12 August 2011. 1961. Aged 69.

Mrs Anne Born (née Cookes), 17 July 2011. 1972. Aged 87.

Margaret D Bradley, 25 July 2011. 1966.

Mrs Alison Hope Heady, June 2011. Senior Member 1931.

Letty Louise Lewenz, 1 August 2011. 1943.

Rosemarie Sharp (née Fanning), 8 February 2011. 1940. Aged 90.