• Thursday 25 June 2015
  • NO. 5102
  • VOL. 145

General Notices

Gazette publication arrangements

The final Gazettes of Trinity term will be published on 2, 9 and 23 July.

The first Gazette of Michaelmas term will be published on 24 September, but will be limited to Council and Congregation business and changes to Examination Regulations. The first full Gazette of next term will be published on 1 October.



Regius Professorship of Greek

Professor Gregory Hutchinson, MA DPhil Oxf, Professor of Greek and Latin Languages and Literature, Faculty of Classics, and Fellow and Tutor in Classics, Exeter, has been appointed to the Regius Professorship of Greek in the Faculty of Classics with effect from 1 October 2015. Her Majesty the Queen has approved the appointment of Professor Hutchinson to the Regius Professorship of Greek on 1 October 2015 following the retirement of Professor Pelling. Professor Hutchinson will be a Student of Christ Church.

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

Halley Professorship of Physics

Raymond Thomas Pierrehumbert, AB Harvard, PhD MIT, Louis Block Professor and Professor in the Geophysical Sciences, Department of the Geophysical Sciences, University of Chicago, has been appointed to the Halley Professorship of Physics in the Sub-department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics within the Department of Physics with effect from 1 July 2015. Professor Pierrehumbert will be a fellow of Jesus.


Professor Pawan Kumar Mudigonda, PhD Oxf Brookes. Associate Professorship in Engineering (Information Engineering) in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at Lady Margaret Hall. From 1 September 2015 until 31 August 2020. Professor Kumar Mudigonda's research centres on optimisation for machine learning and computer vision.


Dominic Vella, DPhil Camb. Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics from 1 January 2016 to retirement.

Social Sciences

Professorship of Economic History

Stephen N Broadberry, BA Warw, MPhil DPhil Oxf, Professor of Economic History, Department of Economic History, LSE, has been appointed to the Professorship of Economic History in the Department of Economics with effect from 1 September 2015. Professor Broadberry will be a fellow of Nuffield.

Graduate Awards and Prizes

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Musical and other Events

St Stephen's House

The following events will take place at 7.30pm, unless otherwise noted, at SJE Arts, St John the Evangelist church, 109A Iffley Road. More information and tickets:

2 Jul: Sholto Kynoch, founder and artistic director of the Oxford Lieder Festival. Piano: Brahms's Seven Fantasies Op 116; Beethoven's Six Bagatelles Op 126; Schubert's Piano Sonata in A major, D959. Tickets: £15 and £10 (£10 and £5 students).

4 Jul: Corona Strings – Adagio. Including Barber's Adagio, 'Albinoni's Adagio', Copland, Nielsen, Warlock, Gorecki. Leader: Catherine Leech; conductor: Janet Lincé. Tickets: £16 (£12 concessions, £5 students, £2 under 18s) from or 01865 305305.

8pm, 9 Jul: Monarchs, Music and Madness. Elin Manahan Thomas, soprano, and Jonathan Palmer Lakeland, piano, perform Purcell, Handel, Mozart, Strauss, Schumann, Weir. Tickets: £24, £18 and £10 (£5 students).

2pm and 7pm, 18 Jul: Oxford City Singers Summer Concert. Tickets: £6 (£4 concessions), door sales only.

6.30pm, 25 Jul: Oxfordshire Schools' Symphony Orchestra and Oxfordshire Youth Wind Band End of Tour Concert. Tickets: £6 (£4 concessions) from or 01865 305305.

31 Jul: Adderbury Ensemble with Viv McLean, piano – Dvoƙák's Piano Quintet. Tickets: £15 (£5 students), including a free glass of wine or soft drink, from or 01865 305305.

Sheldonian Theatre

8pm, 9 Jul: Oxford Pro Music Singers with Instruments of Time and Truth will perform Bach's Mass in B minor. Tickets: £30/£22/£15/£10 (concessions available) from or 01865 244806.