Notices

  • Thursday 28 May 2015
  • NO. 5098
  • VOL. 145

General Notices

Encaenia

Sheldonian Theatre

At the Encaenia to be held in the Sheldonian Theatre on 24 June, the Curators of the Theatre propose to allot seats as follows, and subject to availability, to those who apply for tickets:

(a) one visitor's ticket each to Heads of Houses, Canons of Christ Church, members of Council, and certain other persons holding official positions in the University;

(b) one visitor's ticket to each Professor;

(c) one ticket to each member of Convocation (ie any matriculated member of the University on whom any degree of the University has been conferred, or any member of Congregation who does not hold such a degree).

Applications for tickets in the above categories, stating the name and standing of each person for whom a ticket is requested, should be made no later than 10 June to the University Card Office, Examination Schools (email: university.card@ox.ac.uk). For security reasons, all requests for tickets must state the names of the persons for whom the tickets are intended.

Tickets for all other members of the University (ie those who have not been admitted to any degree of the University) will be distributed through college authorities. All applications for tickets in this category should be made to the college authorities and not to the University Card Office.

The gates and entrances to the Theatre will be opened at 10.45am and the proceedings will begin at 11.30am. Holders of tickets are requested to be in their places inside the Theatre by 11.15am.

All current members of the University are required to wear subfusc and full Oxford academic dress. Doctors will wear their robes and other graduates their hoods.

Appointments

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

Professor Michael Barnes, PhD Maryland, has been appointed to the Associate Professorship of Theoretical Physics, Department of Physics, in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at University College. From 1 October 2015 until 30 September 2019.

Dr Harald Oberhauser, MSc Vienna, PhD Camb, has been appointed to the Associate Professorship in Probability in the Mathematical Institute, in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at St Hugh's. From 1 September 2015 until 31 August 2020. 

Medical Sciences

Conferments of Title

Associate Professor

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Associate Professor upon the following:

Dr Karen Barker, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Dr Sarah Blagden, Department of Oncology

Dr Gareth Bond, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Paul Brennan, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Francesca Buffa, Department of Oncology

Dr Carolyn Carr, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Mr Timothy Child, Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Dr Jill Dawson, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Gwenaelle Douaud, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Ms Susan Downes, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Fumiko Esashi, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology

Dr Panagiotis Filippakopoulos, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Anne Goriely, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Neil Herring, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Dr Michele Hu, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Juha Huiskonen, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Timothy Humphrey, Department of Oncology

Dr Stephen Hyde, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Abhilash Jain, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Dr Saad Jbabdi, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Edward Jenkinson, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Rajesh Kharbanda, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Simon Leedham, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Tamar Makin, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Victoria Marsh, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Borislava Mihaylova, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Saul Myerson, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Andrea Nemeth, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Sebastian Nijman, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Peter Oliver, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Dr Jill O'Reilly, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Jacqueline Palace, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Mr Hemant Pandit, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Dr Jaideep Pandit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Rebecca Park, Department of Psychiatry

Dr Daniel Prieto-Alhambra, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Dr Margaret Redshaw, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Arturo Reyes-Sandoval, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Oliverio Rivero-Arias, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Eduard Sanders, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Annette Schuh, Department of Oncology

Dr Charlotte Stagg, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Mark Stokes, Department of Psychiatry

Dr Joel Tarning, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Jenny Taylor, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Elizabeth Tunbridge, Department of Psychiatry

Dr Ann Van Den Bruel, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences

Dr Vladyslav Vyazovskiy, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Dr Bee Leng Wee, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Katja-Antoinett Wiech, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Daniel Wilson, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Ms Ruth Wrightson, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Wyatt Yue, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Dejan Zurovac, Nuffield Department of Medicine

University Research Lecturer

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of University Research Lecturer upon the following:

Dr Thomas Bowden, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Claire Carson, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Phaik Yeong Cheah, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr John Christianson, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Mark Crabtree, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Erica Dall’Armellina, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Sarah de Val, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Gregory Fegan, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Lisa Heather, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Dr Stephen Hicks, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Sally Hopewell, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Dr Ruth Horn, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Ms Patricia Kingori, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Samira Lakhal-Littleton, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

Dr Jose Leal, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Demin Li, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Yoel Lubell, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Sylvia McLain, Department of Biochemistry

Dr Dianne Newbury, Nuffield Department of Medicine

Dr Andrea Pellagatti, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Oliver Rider, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Christopher Rodgers, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Rachel Rowe, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Dr Jerome Sallet, Department of Experimental Psychology

Dr Matthew Simmonds, Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Dr Helen Townley, Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Social Sciences

Conferment of Title

The Senior Appointments Panel has, on the recommendation of the Social Sciences Division, conferred the title of Professor of Comparative Politics on Professor Petra Schleiter with effect from 1 May 2015.

Visiting Professorships

Medical Sciences

Newton Abraham Visiting Professorship in the Medical, Biological and Chemical Sciences

Mary Nuessen Carrington, BS Kansas, MS PhD Iowa State, Director and Senior Principal Scientist, Basic Sciences Program of Leidos Biomedical Research Inc, Frederick, Maryland, has been appointed to the Newton Abraham Visiting Professorship in the Medical, Biological and Chemical Sciences at the Nuffield Department of Medicine for a fixed-term period of 12 months from 1 June 2015 until 31 May 2016. Dr Carrington will be a fellow of Lincoln.

Musical and other Events

St Stephen's House

SJE Arts

The following events will take place at 7.30pm at St John the Evangelist Church, 109A Iffley Road, unless otherwise noted. More information and tickets:
www.sje-oxford.org/events.html.

3 Jun: Pianist Viv McLean performs Bach, Liszt and Chopin. Tickets: £15 and £10 (students £10 and £5).

8pm, 10 Jun: Will Gregory Moog Ensemble. Stretching the possibilities of the legendary Moog Synthesiser. Tickets: £8–£20 from www.ocmevents.org or in person/by phone from Oxford Playhouse (01865 305305).

11 Jun: Adderbury Ensemble with Viv McLean, piano, directed by David Le Page. Beethoven's String Quartet Op 59 no 3; Beethoven's Piano Concerto no 4. Tickets: £15 (£5 students and under 16s) from www.ticketsoxford.com. Free glass of wine or soft drink with every ticket.

13 Jun: Oxford Bach Choir with the Southbank Sinfonia (conductor Tim Byram-Wigfield). C P E Bach's Magnificat and Haydn's Te Deum. Tickets: £10–£30 from www.oxfordplayhouse.com/ticketsoxford.

15 Jun: Escher String Quartet plays Beethoven's Quartet Op 18 no 5, Mendelssohn's Quartet No 5 in F minor, Op 80, and Ravel's Quartet. Tickets: £18 (£5 students and under 18s).

18 Jun: Nigel Clayton and Francesca Leonardi – piano 4 hands. Programme includes Mozart, Schubert, Fauré and Brahms's Hungarian Dances. Tickets: £15 and £10 (students £10 and £5).

20 Jun: Commotio Summer Concert. Oxford's Contemporary Voices (director Matthew Berry) perform Bo Holten's Pavane Fantasia and works by  Bednall, Duggan, Howells, Mäntyjärvi, McDowall, Runestad, Rutter and Stucky. Tickets: £12  (£6 concessions) from www.commotio.org.

27 Jun: Oxford Harmonic Choir performs Gounod's St Cecilia Mass and Schubert's Mirjams Siegesgesang. Tickets: £10–£16 (seniors £8–£14, students/u18s £5–£8) from http://oxfordharmonicchoir.org/concerts.

5pm, 28 Jun: East Oxford Prom Concert. Orchestral and choral music including Haydn's Trumpet Concerto and Te Deum. Tickets: £8 (£6 concessions, £3 under 18s) from www.oxfordplayhouse/ticketsoxford.

29 Jun: The Choir of Magdalen College performs Handel's Messiah. Accompanied by Oxford Baroque; Daniel Hyde directs from the keyboard. Tickets: £25 (£22/£2) from www.oxfordplayhouse/ticketsoxford.

30 Jun: Poetry Live with Roger McGough. A celebration of the variety of contemporary poetry, including works from his new collection, As Far As I Know. Tickets: £15/£12/£2 from www.oxfordplayhouse.com/ticketsoxford.