Notices

  • Thursday 12 October 2017
  • NO. 5181
  • VOL. 148

Visiting Professorships

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor in Engineering Science upon Professor Robert D Adams, BSc DSc Lond, PhD Camb, for a further period of 2 years from 1 July 2017.

The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Divisional Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor in e-Research upon Ron Perrott, Emeritus Professor of Software Engineering, and Director, Belfast e-Science Centre, Queen's Belfast, for a further period of 3 years from 1 September 2017.

Medical Sciences

The Medical Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor of Clinical Psychology on Professor Emily Holmes, BA Oxf, MA Sweden, PhD Camb, for a further period of 3 years from 1 January 2018.

Musical and other Events

Corpus Christi

7.30pm, 25 Nov, Sheldonian Theatre: internationally acclaimed tenor, Corpus alumnus and honorary fellow Ian Bostridge will perform Schubert's Die Schöne Müllerin as part of Corpus Christi's 500th anniversary celebrations. He will be accompanied by Sebastian Wybrew. All welcome. Tickets: £10–£40. More information and to register: https://development.ccc.ox.ac.uk/concert.html.

Merton

1.30pm, 19 Oct: James Lancelot will play the organ in the college chapel

New College

New College Choir: Reformation organ music

The following events will take place at 4pm on Sundays in the chapel. Free.

29 Oct: Charles Maxtone-Smith, Junior Organ Scholar

5 Nov: Josef Laming, Senior Organ Scholar

The Eighteen Chorale Preludes of JS Bach

Timothy Wakerell, Assistant Organist, will perform the Eighteen Chorale Preludes of JS Bach at 8.30pm on 26 October, 2 November and 9 November. Free.

St Stephen's House

SJE events

The following events will be held at SJE Arts, St John the Evangelist church, 109A Iffley Road. More information and tickets: www.sje-oxford.org/events or 01865 613507.

13 Oct: talented young musicians of Oxford Concerto Orchestra perform Mozart: Piano Concerto in F (K459) and Bach: Ich Habe Genug

15 Oct: East Oxford Community Choir and Isis Orchestra perform Vaughan Williams: Flos Campi and Fauré, Françaix, Rutter, Ravel

30 Oct: Former Members of the Hilliard Ensemble with Paul Giger, violin. In aid of Community Action Nepal

Oxford Lieder Festival

20 Oct: Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano, Eugene Asti, piano: Mahler, Korngold, Zemlinsky

23 Oct: Roderick Williams, baritone, Iain Burnside, piano: Die Schöne Mullerin

24 Oct: Ian Bostridge, tenor, Julius Drake, piano: Brahms, Wolf

28 Oct: Brahms' German Requiem and festival finale

Exhibitions

Balliol

until 10 Dec: Balliol Historic Collections Centre (St Cross Church, Manor Road): 'Change and decay: a history of damage and conservation in Balliol College's medieval manuscripts'. Individual and group visitors welcome most weekdays by appointment (normally Mon–Fri 10–1 and 2–5): anna.sander@balliol.ox.ac.uk. More information: https://balliolarchivist.wordpress.com.

St Stephen's House

SJE Arts

14–30 Oct: 'Material World' International Art Exhibition in SJE cloister gallery