Notices

  • Thursday 23 November 2017
  • NO. 5187
  • VOL. 148

General Notices

Gazette publication arrangements

The final Gazettes of Michaelmas term will be published on 30 November and 7 December.

The first Gazette of Hilary term will be published on 11 January. The usual deadlines will apply.

University of Oxford Staff Pension Scheme (OSPS)

2 vacancies exist for non-affiliated Trustee Directors for OSPS for a 3-year term of office from 1 April. Existing Trustee Directors whose terms of office are now coming to a close (thereby prompting this notice, following recent changes in the code of practice applicable to relevant multi-employer schemes) may stand for re-appointment. For further information please contact the scheme secretary (jan.killick@admin.ox.ac.uk) before 13 December. Information on the role of Trustee Directors is available at www.admin.ox.ac.uk/finance/epp/pensions/schemes/osps/trustees.

Candidates for the vacancies will be put forward by the scheme secretary, having consulted the Chair, for approval by the University's appointing body.

Appointments

Humanities

With the approval of the Humanities Board, the following appointments and reappointments have been made.

Appointments

Anna Katarzyna Kibort, BA Wolv, MPhil PhD Camb, MA Gdansk, Departmental Lecturer in Slavonic Languages (esp Polish) and Linguistics, Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017

Erica Levy McAlpine, BA Harvard, MPhil Camb, PhD Yale, Associate Professor of English, Faculty of English Language and Literature, and Fellow of St Edmund Hall, from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2021

Louise Jane Mycock, BA Durh, MA PhD Manc, Associate Professor of Linguistics, Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics, and Fellow of Somerville, from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2022

Brian Alan Williams, MA MPhil ThM DPhil Oxf, Departmental Lecturer in Christian Ethics, Faculty of Theology and Religion, from 15 January 2017 to 14 January 2018

Reappointments

Joshua William Shubra Hordern, MA MSt PGDip Oxf, PhD Edin, Associate Professor of Christian Ethics, Faculty of Theology and Religion, and Fellow of Harris Manchester, from 1 October 2017 to retirement

Jason Stanyek, BM CUNY, MA PhD California at San Diego, Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology, Faculty of Music, and Fellow of St John’s, from 1 October 2017 to retirement

Visiting Professorships

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

Professor Thaleia Zariphopoulou, PhD Brown, Presidential Chair in Mathematics and VF Neuhaus Centennial Professor of Finance, Texas, has been appointed Visiting Professor in Mathematics for a period of 3 years from 1 November 2017.

Medical Sciences

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor of Mammalian Genetics on Professor Roger D Cox, BSc Sus, PhD Lond, for a further period of 5 years from 1 March 2018.

The Medical Sciences Board has conferred the title of Visiting Professor of Diabetic Medicine on Professor Patrick MacDonald, BSc, PhD, for a period of 3 years from 1 June 2018.