Notices

  • Thursday 7 February 2013
  • NO. 5014
  • VOL. 143

Appointments

Mathematical, Physical And Life Sciences

Waynflete Professorship of Pure Mathematics

Ben Joseph Green, BA PhD Camb, Herchel Smith Professor of Pure Mathematics, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge, has been appointed to the Waynflete Professorship of Pure Mathematics in the Mathematical Institute with effect from 1 August 2013.

Professor Green will be a fellow of Magdalen.

Visiting Professorships

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Divisional Board has reconferred the following titles:

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell, BSc Glas, PhD Camb, for a period of 3 years from 1 January 2013.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Basil Crowley, MA DPhil Oxf, Distinguished Scientist, Directorate of Research and Applied Science, AWE, for a period of 3 years from 1 January 2013.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor William Dorland, BS Texas, MA MPA PhD Princeton, Director, Honors College, University of Maryland, for a period of 3 years from 1 March 2013.

Visiting Professor in Materials upon Professor Sergei L Dudarev, MSc PhD DSc Moscow, Senior Principal Scientific Officer and Materials Modelling Group Leader, EURATOM/UKAEA Fusion Association, for a period of 3 years from 1 November 2012.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Richard Ellis, BSc, DPhil, Professor of Astronomy, CALTECH, for a period of 3 years from 1 October 2012.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Bernard Fanaroff, BSc Witwatersrand, PhD Camb, Project Director, Square Kilometre Array (SKA) South Africa, for a period of 3 years from 20 January 2013.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Patrick Gill, BSc DPhil Oxf, CPhys, FInstP, Senior Scientist, National Physical Laboratory, for a period of 3 years from 1 January 2013.

Visiting Professor in Engineering Science upon Professor Stephan Jefferis, MA Camb, MSc PhD Lond, for a period of 2 years from 1 October 2012.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith, BA DPhil Oxf, FRS, for a period of 3 years from 1 February 2013.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor Anthony Readhead, BSc, PhD, Professor of Astronomy, CALTECH, for a period of 3 years from 1 October 2012.

Visiting Professor in Physics upon Professor John Womersley, MA Camb, DPhil Oxf, Chief Executive Officer, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, for a period of 3 years from 1 February 2013.

Medical Sciences

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health on Professor D L Heymann, BA, MD, DTM&H, EIS, for a period of 3 years from 28 January.

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor of Vaccinology on Professor Anthony Scott, BA Camb, BM BCh Oxf, MSc Lond, FRCP, for a period of 3 years from 1 February 2013.

Electoral Boards

Revised Composition of an Electoral Board

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

King John II Professorship of Portuguese          

  Appointed by
The Dean of Christ Church  Mr Vice-Chancellor1
Dr K Hilliard The Master of St Peter’s
Professor A Feijó Council
Professor D Jackson Council
Dr M Conway Humanities Division
Professor D R Brookshaw Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages
Dr S Parkinson Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages
Professor C Pazos Alonso Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages
Dr C Williams St Peter’s 
1Appointed by Mr Vice-Chancellor under the provisions of Statute IX, Sect 10 and 11.

Musical Events

St Stephen's House

Feb 7, 8pm: Anda Union – Mongolian band. Tickets: £14, £10 concessions, £8 restricted view from Oxford Playhouse, tel: 305305

Feb 8, 7.30pm: Touchable Dreams – Jeremy Harmer (words) and Steve Bingham (violin). Tickets: £12, £8 concessions from Oxford Playhouse, tel: 305305

Feb 22, 22 Mar and 19 Apr, 7.30pm: Adderbury Ensemble – chamber music. Tickets: £15, £12 concessions, £5 under 10s

Mar 16, 7.30pm: Jubilate! – Oxford choir. Tickets: £12, £10 concessions, £7 under 16s from Oxford Playhouse, tel: 305305

Apr 6, 7.30pm: Corona Strings – conductor Janet Lincé with soprano Erica Eloff. Tickets: £15, £12 over 60s, £5 under 18s, students and jobseekers from Music at Oxford, tel: 244806