10 February 2000 - No 4538



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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: University Acts<br />

University Acts


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CONGREGATION 7 February


Degree by Special Resolution

No notice to the contrary having been received under the provisions
of Tit. II, Sect. vi, cl. 6 (Statutes, 1997, p. 15), the
following resolution is deemed to have been approved at noon on 7
February.

Text of Special Resolution

That the Degree of Master of Arts be conferred upon the following:

EDMUND JOHN CRAMPIN, Brasenose College

PEDRO GIL FERREIRA, Oriel College

STEPHEN GEORGE HAGUE, Linacre College

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HEBDOMADAL COUNCIL


1 Status of Master of Arts

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the status of Master of Arts under
the provisions of Ch. V, Sect. v, cl. 1 (Statutes, 1997,
p. 367) has been accorded to the following person who is qualified
for membership of Congregation:

DAVID EMANUEL RODIN, B.PHIL., D.PHIL., Wolfson College

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2 Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added
to the Register of Congregation:

Beattie, M.I.C., MA, D.Phil., Wadham

Crampin, E.J., MA, Brasenose

Ferreira, P.G., MA, Oriel

Hague, S.G., MA, Linacre

Pandit, J.J., MA, D.Phil., Corpus Christi

Rahtz, S.P.Q., MA, Merton

Rodin, D.E., B.Phil., MA status, D.Phil., Wolfson

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CONGREGATION 8 February


1 Declaration of approval of unopposed
Statute promulgated on 18 January

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor
declared the Statute concerning the nomination of Delegates of the
University Press approved.


2 Promulgation of Statutes

Forms of Statutes were promulgated. No notice of opposition having
been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the preambles carried of the
proposed Statutes (1) concerning the integration of the University's
libraries, and (2) converting the Wilde Readership in Mental
Philosophy to a Professorship of Mental Philosophy.

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Declaration of approval of Special
Resolutions

(1) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to
make available to Council each year a sum based on the total annual
uncommitted income in both the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies
Fund and the Social Studies Fund over the period to the end of
2005–6. Such expenditure shall be subject to regular monitoring,
including written reports to the Trustees of the Higher Studies Fund.

(2) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to
expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund a sum of
£85K over three years to cover the cost of a postdoctoral
research assistant, together with a grant of £4.5K per annum for
five years to fund visitors to Oxford for visiting seminar
programmes, both grants being in support of the incoming Wallis
Professor of Mathematics.

(3) That the Curators of the University Chest be authorised to
expend from the unearmarked part of the Higher Studies Fund a grant
of £55K over two years to provide funding for a postdoctoral
research assistant, this grant being in support of the Royal Academy
of Engineering/AEA Technology/INSS Research Professor in
Microanalytical Techniques.

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on
25 February, see `Examinations and Boards' below.




<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: University Agenda<br />

University Agenda


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CONGREGATION 17 February

Elections

Notes on the candidates for election to Council

(from members of the faculties in the Divisions of Life and
Environmental Sciences, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, and
Medical Sciences)

Aronson, Jeffrey Kenneth (b. 31 August 1947). Clinical Reader in
Clinical Pharmacology (1980--). Fellow, Green College (1985--);
Tutor for Admissions (1986--8); Senior Tutor (1994--7). Assessor
(1989--90). Member, Clinical Medicine Board (1997--). Honorary
Consultant Clinical Pharmacologist (1980--). Honorary Consultant
Physician (1992--). Deputy Chairman, Wellcome Trust History of
Medicine Grants and Units Panel(1996--); member (1993--). Editor,
Side Effects of Drugs Annuals (1991--). Reviews Editor, The European
Journal of Clinical Pharmacology (1994--); Managing Editor
(1985--93). Member, Editorial Advisory Panel, Prescribers' Journal
(1996--); member of Committee of Management (1990--6); Vice-
-Chairman of committee (1992--4); Chairman (1994--6).

Macmillan, William Donald (b. 17 November 1948). University Lecturer
in Human Geography (1984--); titular Reader (1997--). Tutorial
Fellow, Hertford College (1984--); Senior Tutor (1997--). Junior
Proctor (1995--6). Chairman, Buildings Committee (1999--);
Undergraduate Studies Committee of the General Board (1998--9);
Committee to Review University Sport(1997--8). Member, General
Board (1998--); Nominating Committee for the Vice--Chancellorship
(1998--).

Richards, William Graham (b. 1 October 1939). Reader in Chemistry
(1995--); titular Professor (1996--). Chairman of Chemistry
(1997--). Tutorial Fellow, Brasenose College (1966--); Senior Tutor
(1987--91). Member, General Board (1997--).

Sherratt, David John (b. 14 June 1945). Iveagh Professor of
Microbiology(1994--). Professorial Fellow of Linacre College
(1994--). Member, Biological Sciences Board (1994--); Bioscience
Research Board (by invitation, 1998--). D.Sc. Convenor, Biological
Sciences Board (1997--). Professor of Genetics, University of Glasgow
(1980--94). Lecturer in Medical Genetics, University of Sussex
(1971--80). President, UK Genetical Society (1994--7). Chairman and
member, various Medical Research Council committees (1985--94).
Fellow, Royal Society (1992); member of various Royal Society
committees (1993--); elected to Royal Society Council (1999- -).

Woodhouse, Nicholas Michael John (b. 27 February 1949). CUF Lecturer
in Mathematics (1977--); Junior Lecturer (1976--7). Official Fellow,
Wadham College (1977--); Senior Tutor (1982--6); Tutor for
Admissions (1989--92). Chairman, Mathematical Sciences Board
(1988--90); IT Committee (1998--9). Acting Chairman of Mathematics
(1999--). Member, General Board (1992--7). Meetings and Membership
Secretary, London Mathematical Society (1998--).

(from members of the faculties in the Divisions of Humanities and
Social Sciences)

Black, Lauchlan Glenn (b. 21 September 1943). CUF Lecturer in English
(1978-- ); Tutor for Admissions (1983--5); Dean (1986--8). Junior
Proctor (1985-- 6). Chairman, General Board (1996--9); member
(1986--94). Chairman, English Board (1991--3). Member, Hebdomadal
Council (1995--6). Editor, Notes and Queries.

Hendry, David Forbes (b. 6 March 1944). Professor of Economics
(1982--); Leverhulme Personal Research Professor of Economics
(1995--2000). Professorial Fellow, Nuffield College (1982--);
Technical Services Officer(1984--8); Economics Group Chairman
(1986--7). Member, Computing Council (1985--9); Social Studies Board
(1986--9); Committee to consider the Future Development of
Management Studies (1987--8). Fellow, British Academy. President,
Royal Economic Society (1992--5). Chairman, Research Assessment
Exercise Economics Panel (1995--6). Founding Organiser,
(EC)2(1990--).

Langford, Paul (b. 20 November 1945). Reader in Modern History
(1993--); titular Professor (1996--). CUF Lecturer in Modern History
(1970--93). Tutorial Fellow, Lincoln College (1970--); Junior
Research Fellow (1969-- 70); Senior Tutor (1976--9); Tutor for
Graduates (1995--8). Chairman, Committee of Tutors for Graduates
(1997--8); Modern History Faculty(1986--8). Vice--Chairman, Modern
History Board (1996--8). Member, Graduate Studies Committee of the
General Board (1997--8). Chairman and Chief Executive, Arts and
Humanities Research Board (1998--2000). Member, Humanities Research
Board of the British Academy (1995--8).

Smith, Roger John (b. 30 November 1948). CUF Lecturer in Law
(1974--). Tutorial Fellow, Magdalen College (1974--); Clerk to the
College (1979--80, 1982--5, 1988--9); Senior Tutor (1994--6).
Chairman, Senior Tutors' Committee (1995--7); Law Faculty
(1988--91).

Volfing, Annette Marianne (b. 5 February 1965). University Lecturer
in Medieval German (1994--). Tutorial Fellow, Oriel College
(1994--). Junior Proctor (1997--8). Member, General Board (1998--).
Chairman, Undergraduate Studies Committee of the General Board
(1999--).

(from members of Congregation, not necessarily being members of
any division and not in any case being nominated in a divisional
capacity)

Brown, Hilda Meldrum (b. 28 February 1939). CUF Lecturer in German
(1965--); titular Reader (1997--9); titular Professor (1999--).
Tutorial Fellow, St Hilda's College (1966--); Tutor for Graduates
(1975--85); Senior Tutor(1985--8, 1995--7). Assessor (1982--3);
Pro--Proctor (1993--4). Chairman, Undergraduate Studies Committee of
the Modern Languages Board (1997-- 9). Member, Modern Languages
Board (1993--9); Committee to Review University Sport (1997--8);
Committee on Procedures in Congregation(1990); Committee on Tenure
(1983).

Caldicott, Dame Fiona (b. 12 January 1941). Principal, Somerville
College (1996- -). Member, Hebdomadal Council (1998--). Chairman,
Joint Committee of Council with Junior Members (1999--); member
(1998--). Chairman, Committee on Student Health (1999--); member
(1997--). Member, Nominating Committee for the Vice--Chancellorship
(1999--); Staff Committee (1998--); Health and Safety Committee
(1998--); Honorary Degrees Committee (1998--); Advisory Council on
Continuing Education(1998--). President, Royal College of
Psychiatrists (1993--6). Chairman, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
(1995--6). Senior Clinical Lecturer in Psychotherapy, University of
Birmingham (1982--96).

Cunliffe, Barrington Windsor (b. 10 December 1939). Professor of
European Archaeology (1972--). Professorial Fellow, Keble College
(1972--). Chairman, Anthropology and Geography Board (1984--6);
member (1972--). Chairman, Museums and Scientific Collections
Committee (1994--8). Member, General Board (1994--8); Buildings
Committee (1994--8). Professor of Archaeology, University of
Southampton (1966--72). Governor, Museum of London (1995--8).
President, Society of Antiquaries (1991--5). Commissioner, English
Heritage (1986--92). Chairman, Research Assessment Exercise
Archaeology Panel (1992, 1996). Member, Natural Environment Research
Council Science--based Archaeology Strategy Group (1995--8).

Gasser, Robert Paul Holland. Bursar, Brasenose College (1982--).
University Lecturer in Physical Chemistry (1959--82). Tutorial
Fellow, Corpus Christi College (1959--82); Senior Tutor (1974--8).
Junior Proctor (1968--9). Chairman, General Board (1978--80). Member,
Hebdomadal Council (1981--).

Iversen, Susan Diana (b. 28 February 1940). Professor of Experimental
Psychology and Head of the Department of Experimental Psychology
(1993- -). Professorial Fellow, Magdalen College (1993--).
Professorial Fellow, Magdalen College (1993--); member, Magdalen
Oxford Science Park Advisory Committee (1997--); Research Fellowship
Committee (1995--8). Pro--Vice--Chancellor (Research) (1998--2000);
Pro--Vice--Chancellor-- designate for Planning and Resource
Allocation (2000--). Member, Hebdomadal Council (1999--); Buildings
Committee (1999--); Joint Committee of Council with Junior Members
(1999--); Planning Subcommittee of the Resources Committee (1998--);
Technology Transfer Advisory Group (1996- -); Bioscience Research
Board (1995--); Psychological Studies Board (1993- -). Chairman,
Wellcome Trust Mental Health and Neuroscience Grant Committee
(1995--8); member (1990--8). Member, Research Assessment Exercise
Psychology Panel (1996, 2001); Council of the Science and
Engineering Research Council (1991--4); Council of the Biotechnology
and Biological Sciences Research Council (1994--7); FORESIGHT LIFE
Science Panel (1993--8).

Marshall, Susan Elizabeth (b. 12 January 1947). Official Fellow,
Exeter College(1987--); Home Bursar (1988--). Pro--Proctor
(1998--9). Member, City Questions Committee (1998--); Equal
Opportunities Committee (1998--); Access Funds Committee (1999--);
Telecommunications Committee (1988--98). Barrister, Middle Temple
(1978); Commander, Royal Navy (1982--8).

Noble, Denis (b. 16 November 1936). Professor of Cardiovascular
Physiology(1984--); University Lecturer in Physiology (1963--84).
Professorial Fellow, Balliol College (1984--); Tutorial Fellow
(1963--84); Praefectus of Graduate Centre (1971--89); Vice--Master
(1983--5). Member of Hebdomadal Council (1989--). Chairman,
International Committee (1992--). Member, Committee on the
Allocation of Professorships and Appointment of Electors(1990--);
Academic Salaries Committee (1989--); Health and Safety Committee
(1990--3); Oxford Committee for the Maison Française (1991--).
Adviser to the Development Office on the Korean Office (1990--).
Secretary--General, International Union of Physiological Sciences
(1993--). Chairman, Medical Research Council Training Awards Panel
(1980--4); Medical Research Council, Science and Engineering
Research Council, and Health Departments Dental Research Committee
(1984--90). Member, Medical Research Council Systems Board
(1980--4); Cabinet Office Japan and Asia/Pacific Advisory Committee
(1993--7); Department of Trade and Industry Advisory Group on Korea.
President, Medical Section of the British Association for the
Advancement of Science (1991--2). Founder, Save British Science
(1986). Frequent personal adviser to government departments and
policy units on science policy and East Asia (1986--). Frequent
member, Royal Society and other academy committees.

Shale, Suzanne (b. 2 July 1958). CUF Lecturer in Law (1989--);
Director-- designate, Institute for the Advancement of University
Learning (2000--). Tutorial Fellow, New College (1989--); Tutor for
Graduates (1992--5). Chair, Academic Staff Development Committee
(1998--). Member, Appointments Committee of the General Board
(1998--); Committee for Educational Studies (1999--); Law Board
(1992--6); Harassment Panel(1992--3). Lecturer in Law, University
of Kent at Canterbury (1986--9); Deputy Master, Darwin College,
University of Kent (1987--9). Lecturer in Law, Middlesex Polytechnic
(1984--5).

Slack, Paul Alexander (b. 23 January 1943). Titular Professor of
Early Modern Social History (1999--); Reader in Modern History
(1990--6); CUF Lecturer(1973--90). Principal, Linacre College
(1996--). Tutorial Fellow, Exeter College (1973--6); Sub--Rector
(1983); Senior Tutor (1984--6, 1991--2). Junior Proctor (1986--7).
Pro--Vice--Chancellor (1997--); Pro--Vice-- Chancellor--designate
for Academic Services (2000--). Chairman, Modern History Board
(1988--90); General Board (1995--6); Libraries Committee(1997--).
Member, Hebdomadal Council (1987--). Member, Humanities Research
Board (1994--5).

Smith, Anthony David (b. 16 September 1938). Professor of
Pharmacology and Head of the Department of Pharmacology (1984--);
University Lecturer in Pharmacology (1971--84). Professorial Fellow,
Lady Margaret Hall (1984--). Official Student and Tutor, Christ
Church (1978--84). Chairman, Bioscience Research Board (1997--9).
Member, General Board (1980--4); Curators of the University Chest
(1990--9). Director, Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing
(1988--). Honorary Director, Medical Research Council Anatomical
Neuropharmacology Unit (1985--).

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CONGREGATION 7 March 2 p.m.

¶ Members of Congregation are reminded that written notice of
any intention to vote against the following special resolutions,
signed in each case by at least two members of Congregation, must be
given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 28 February (see the Guide
to Procedures in Congregation cited in the note at the end of
`University Agenda').


Voting on Special Resolutions approving the
conferment of Honorary Degrees

(1) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Civil Law,
honoris causa, upon HELEN BAMBER, OBE, Founder and Director
of the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture, be
approved.

(2) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters,
honoris causa, upon DAME JUDI DENCH, DBE, actress, be
approved.

(3) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters,
honoris causa, upon SIR HOWARD HODGKIN, CBE, Honorary Fellow
of Brasenose College, painter, be approved.

(4) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters,
honoris causa, upon THE VISCOUNT RUNCIMAN, CBE (MA
Cambridge), FBA, Honorary Fellow of Nuffield College, sociologist, be
approved.

(5) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters,
honoris causa, upon QUENTIN ROBERT DUTHIE SKINNER (MA
Cambridge), FBA, Fellow of Christ's College, Cambridge, Regius
Professor of Modern History, University of Cambridge, be approved.

(6) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science,
honoris causa, upon SIR AARON KLUG, OM (B.SC. Witwatersrand;
M.SC. Cape Town; PH.D., SC.D. Cambridge), President of the Royal
Society, Honorary Fellow of Peterhouse and of Trinity College,
Cambridge, formerly Director of the Medical Research Council
Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, be approved.

(7) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science,
honoris causa, upon SIR MARTIN REES (MA, PH.D. Cambridge),
FRS, Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, Royal Society Research
Professor, University of Cambridge, Astronomer Royal, be approved.

(8) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science,
honoris causa, upon JANET DAVISON ROWLEY (PH.D., BS, MD
Chicago), Blum Riese Distinguished Service Professor, University of
Chicago, be approved.

¶ If the Special Resolutions are approved, the honorary
degrees will be conferred at the Encaenia on 28 June 2000.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: Notices<br />

Notices


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CONFERMENT OF THE TITLE OF VISITING PROFESSOR

On the recommendation of the relevant faculty boards, the General Board has
conferred the title of Visiting Professor in International Health on M.L.
BENNISH (BA, MD Michigan State University), Director of the Wellcome Trust
Research Centre in Durban, South Africa, for a period of three years from
1 February 2000, and has conferred the title of Visiting Professor in
Palaeobiology on R.A. FORTEY, FRS (BA, PH.D., SC.D. Cambridge), Senior
Principal Scientific Officer at the Natural History Museum, for a period of
three years from 15 February 2000.

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DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

On the recommendation of the Clinical Medicine Board, the General Board has
appointed R.M. FITZPATRICK, M.SC., University Lecturer (non-medical) in
Medical Sociology and Fellow of Nuffield, as acting head of the Department of
Public Health from 1 March 2000 until the appointment of a new Professor of
Public Health.

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RECOGNITION OF DISTINCTION: CHANGE OF TITLE

The title awarded to G. Stores, MA, Clinical Reader in Adolescent Psychiatry
and Fellow of Linacre in the 1998--9 Recognition of Distinction exercise has
been changed to Professor of Developmental Neuropsychiatry.

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REVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MATERIALS

Under the University's procedure for the regular review of faculties and
departments on an approximately ten-year cycle, the Department of Materials
is to be reviewed this academic year. The terms of reference of the review
are:

(a) to consider the provision and quality of teaching and
research in the Department of Materials and the balance between the two,
having regard to international standards of excellence;

(b) to review the organisational and management structures and
facilities in the department, including such matters as academic staff planning,
accommodation, IT provision, and staff and student recruitment;

(c) to consider the relationship between the department and
cognate departments in the University;

(d) to make recommendations, bearing in mind the likely measure
of available resources.

Submissions are invited from interested bodies or individuals and should
be sent to the Secretary to the review committee: Mr L.C.C. Reynolds,
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, (e-mail:
Laurence.Reynolds@admin.ox.ac.uk), by 20 March.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: Lectures<br />

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GRINFIELD LECTURES ON THE SEPTUAGINT

The Septuagint in light of the Qumran Scrolls

EUGENE ULRICH, John A. O'Brien Professor of Hebrew Scriptures,
University of Notre Dame, Indiana, will deliver the second series of
his Grinfield Lectures at 5 p.m. on the following days in the
Examination Schools. Each lecture will be followed by discussion.


23 Feb.: `Hebrew texts of the Psalter and the
Septuagint translation.'

24 Feb.: `The Septuagint translation of Daniel.'

25 Feb.: `The Septuagint translation of
Isaiah—version, not vision.'

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HUSSEY LECTURE ON THE CHURCH AND THE ARTS

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER WHITE, formerly Director of the Ashmolean
Museum, will deliver the Hussey Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 29
February, in the Ashmolean Lecture Theatre, the Ashmolean Museum.

Subject: `Peter Paul Rubens: an artist in the service of
religion.'

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CAMERON MACKINTOSH LECTURES

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS HYTNER will lecture, with friends, at 5 p.m. on
the following Fridays in the Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's College: 11 February, 18 February, 25 February, and 3
March.

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HALLEY LECTURE 2000

PROFESSOR SIR ALAN COOK, FRS, formerly Master of Selwyn College and
Emeritus Professor of Natural Philosophy, University of Cambridge,
will deliver the Halley Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 16 May. The
venue will be announced later.

Subject: `Edmond Halley and the magnetic field of the
Earth.'

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CHERWELL–SIMON LECTURE 2000

PROFESSOR FRANCIS HALZEN, Director, Institute for Elementary Particle
Physics Research, University of Wisconsin—Madison, will deliver
the Cherwell–Simon Lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Friday, 9 June. The
venue will be announced later.

Subject: `Neutrino astronomy: Antarctic dreams.'

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CLINICAL MEDICINE

Nuffield Department of Surgery

The following seminars will be held on Tuesdays in the Seminar Room,
Level 6, the Nuffield Department of Surgery, the John Radcliffe
Hospital. The seminar on 15 February will take place at 1 p.m.; the
remaining seminars will be held at 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR R. PHILIPS

15 Feb.: `The immune response to HIV.'

H. HIGHAM

22 Feb.: `Neuromonitoring for carotid surgery.'

J.-A. SOSA

29 Feb.: `The importance of surgeon volume for
clinical and economic outcomes from thyroidectomy.'

P. ROTHWELL

7 Mar.: `Management of asymptomatic carotid
disease.'

P. WHATLING

14 Mar.: `Botulinum toxin as a treatment for
isolated axillary hyperhidrosis.'

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MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES

IRMELA PLAMANN, Hanover, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 17
February, in the Ground Floor Lecture Room, 47 Wellington Square.

Conveners: F.J. Lamport, MA, and K.M. Kohl, MA, Faculty
Lecturers in German.

Subject: `Schön ist die Welt? oder:
Expo2000—die erste Weltausstellung in Deutschland.'

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Portuguese Graduate Seminar

The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursdays in Room
T.11, 47 Wellington Square.

There will be a showing of the film O primeiro dia
(Walter Salles/Daniela Thomas, 1999) at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, 16
February, in Room F6, 47 Wellington Square.

DR LÚCIA NAGIB, Unicamp—Pontifíca Universidade
Católica, São Paulo

17 Feb.: `Caminhos da utopia no cinema brasileiro
atual—uma análise de O primeiro
dia
.'

RICHARD ZENITH

9 Mar.: `On translating Portuguese literature.'

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Portuguese studies: additional seminars

The following seminars will be held at 12 noon on Fridays in Room
T11, 47 Wellington Square.

DR HILARY OWEN, Manchester

3 Mar.: `Speaking the Revolution in the works of
Teolinda Gersão.'

MANUELA NOGUEIRA

10 Mar.: in conversation with Richard Zenith about
her uncle, Fernando Pessoa.

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MODERN HISTORY

Mapping the print culture of eighteenth-century London

The following seminars will be held at 2 p.m. in Mansfield College.

Conveners: Dr J. Raven, Mansfield College, and Dr J.
Cardwell, Modern History Faculty.

M. HEANEY, Bodleian Library

17 Feb.: `The Bodleian Library Broadside Ballad
Project.'

S. COLCLOUGH, Reading

2 Mar.: ` "R.R.—A Remarkable Thing or
Action": John Dawson (1692–1765) and the practice of
reading, 1700–40.'

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MODERN HISTORY, SOCIAL STUDIES

Seminar in Economic and Social History

The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in the
Chester Room, Nuffield College.

Conveners: P.A. David, MA, Professor of Economics and
Economic History, K.J. Humphries, MA, Reader in Economic History, and
A. Offer, MA, D.Phil., Reader in Recent Social and Economic
History.

R. ADAIR, Cambridge

15 Feb.: `Early modern illegitimacy.'

J. LEWIS

22 Feb.: `Long-term family trends in Britain.'

J. ERMISCH, Essex

29 Feb.: `Post-war trends and determinants of
family formation and dissolution.'

R. ROWTHORN, Cambridge

7 Mar.: `Trends in divorce.'

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CENTRE FOR BRAZILIAN STUDIES

Workshops

Thur., 10 Feb., 4.15 p.m., Latin American Centre, 1 Church
Walk
: `Trends in contemporary Brazilian cinema'. Speaker: Dr
Lúcia Nagib, Director, Film Studies Centre, Pontifíca
Universidade Católica, São Paulo.

Wed., 23 Feb., 2 p.m.: Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's
College
: `The political reform agenda in Brazil.' Speakers:
Professor Leslie Bethell, Director, Centre for Brazilian Studies,
Professor Maria D'Alva Gil Kinzo, Universidade de São Paulo, and Dr
Jairo Nicolau, Instituto Universitario de Pesquisa do Rio de
Janeiro.

Mon., 6 Mar., 2 p.m., Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's
College
: `Atitudes, normas culturais e valores em relacao a
violencia: a recent survey of ten Brazilian state capitals.'
Speakers: Professor Paulo Sergio Pinheiro, Director, Centre for the
Study of Violence, Universidade de São Paulo, and Dr Nancy Cardia,
Co-ordinator of Research, Centre for the Study of Violence,
Universidade de São Paulo.

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SAÏD BUSINESS SCHOOL

Interdepartmental Finance Seminars

The following seminars will be held at 12.30 p.m. on Fridays in the
Saïd Business School, 59 George Street.

Further information may be obtained from Elaine Durham, Saïd
Business School, 59 George Street, Oxford OX1 2BE (telephone: Oxford
(2)88650, e-mail: elaine.durham@sbs.ox.ac.uk).

Conveners: Clara Raposo (Saïd Business School), Hyun
Shin (Economics), and Sam Howison (Mathematics).

R. RAHI, LSE

11 Feb.: `Efficiency properties of rational
expectations equlibria with asymmetric information.'

W. PERRAUDIN, Birkbeck College, London

18 Feb.: `The consistency of ratings and on market
yields.'

K. NYBORG, London Business School

25 Feb.: `R.&D. capital investments, and
financing under repeated moral.'

J. COCCO, London Business School

3 Mar.: to be announced.

V. SAPORTA, Bank of England

10 Mar.: to be announced.

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LANGUAGE CENTRE

Lunchtime seminars in applied linguistics

The following seminars will be held at 1 p.m. on Mondays in Room 301,
the Language Centre (12 Woodstock Road). Refreshments will be
available in the Language Centre reception area from 12.30 p.m.

DR R. VANDERPLANK

21 Feb.: `What makes a good "language
keeper"? Success and failure in the Lambda Project.'

DR E. MACARO

6 Mar.: `An analysis of code switching in foreign
language classroom discourse.'

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OFFICERS TRAINING CORPS

GEN. SIR ROGER WHEELER, Chief of the General Staff, will lecture on
Wednesday, 1 March, at the invitation of Professor R.J. O'Neill. The
lecture will be given at 5 p.m. in the Examination Schools, and is
open to all members of the University.

Subject: `No prizes for second place.'

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CENTRE FOR SOCIO-LEGAL STUDIES

DR NEIL MACFARLANE will give a seminar at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 15
February, in the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies.

Subject: `Culture, politics, and the rule of law in the
Caucasus.'

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BRASENOSE COLLEGE


Tanner Lectures in Human Values 2000

Rhetorics of value

PROFESSOR GEOFFREY HILL will deliver the Tanner Lectures in Human
Values at 5 p.m. on the following days in the Taylor Institution.


Mon. 6 Mar.: `Intrinsic value.'

Tue. 7 Mar.: `Poetry and value.'

Poetry reading: Professor Hill will give a reading from
his own verse at 8.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 March, in the Auditorium,
Magdalen College. He will be introduced by Ruth Padel, who will chair
the event.

Entry to the Auditorium is via the college gates in Longwall Street,
eighty yards from the junction of Longwall Street and High Street. It
is expected that the reading will continue for approximately one
hour.

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CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE


Bateson Memorial Lecture

PROFESSOR D. KARLIN, Department of English, University College,
London, will deliver the F.W. Bateson Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on
Wednesday, 16 February, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `The figure of the singer.'

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LADY MARGARET HALL

Canada Seminars

DR N. LANE, Cambridge, Project Director of the Women in SET
Initiative, will speak at 5.15 p.m. on Thursday, 24 February, in the
Talbot Hall, Lady Margaret Hall. There will be an opportunity to meet
the speaker informally afterwards over drinks. Further information
may be obtained from Elizabeth Jubb, Lady Margaret Hall (telephone:
Oxford (2)74302, e-mail: liz.jubb@lmh.ox.ac.uk).

Subject: `Women in science: the Canadia experiment.'

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE


Asian Studies Centre

Special seminar

DR A. ACHARYA, Associate Professor of Political Science, York
University, Toronto, will give a special seminar at 2.30 p.m. on
Tuesday, 15 February, in the Clock Room, St Antony's College.

Subject: `Power, identity, and multilateralism in the
Asia Pacific.'

Note: The Asian Studies Centre Special Seminar to be held
on Tuesday, 29 February, will take place in the New Room, St Antony's
College, and not, as previously announced, in the Clock Room.

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Centre for Russian and East European
Studies

PROFESSOR ALFRED RIEBER, History Department, Central European
University, Budapest, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 15 February,
in the Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's College.

Subject: `Stalin: man of the borderlands.'

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ST HUGH'S COLLEGE

St Hugh's College MCR—Maplethorpe Lectures: crisis,
transformation, and development

The following lectures will be given at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays in the
Wordsworth Room, St Hugh's College.

Conveners: Rosarii Griffin, MCR President, and Alima Ali,
Women's Representative and Secretary.

DR C. BROCK

15 Feb.: `Female education in developing
countries.'

C. GRIFFITHS, Hull

22 Feb.: `Women and social development in
francophone Africa.'

PROFESSOR J. WELTON, Oxford Brookes

29 Feb.: `Transformation and education in South
Africa.'

M. RICHMOND, UNESCO Co-ordinator in Kosovo

7 Mar.: `On the ground in Kosovo.'

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Becket Institute

The following lectures will be given at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in the
Becket Institute, St Hugh's College.

PROFESSOR A. BRASSLOF, Salford

16 Feb.: `Church and politics in Spain: continuity
and change.'

P. GIFFORD, SOAS, London

23 Feb.
: `Church and state in contemporary sub-Saharan
Africa.'

PROFESSOR O. RAFFERTY, Maynooth, Ireland

1 Mar.: `The Catholic Church and the Partition of
Ireland 1914–22.'

PROFESSOR D. DAVIS, Baylor University, Texas

8 Mar.: `Religion, public philosophy, and America's
quest for unity: old habits and new possibilities.'

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SOMERVILLE COLLEGE

Study-day: How to get on in politics

This study-day will be held on Saturday, 26 February, in Somerville
College.

Have you ever considered becoming more involved in politics? Do you
want to know what political activity really involves? What has drawn
Somervillians into politics? What are the highs and lows? A panel
including local councillors, members of Parliament and the House of
Lords, and those who work closely with politicians as researchers and
journalists, will discuss the realities of political life at all
levels.

For details of the programme, and to book, contact Liz Cooke,
Somerville College, Oxford OX2 6HD (telephone: Oxford (2)70632, e-
mail: elizabeth.cooke@somerville.ox.ac.uk).

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TEMPLETON COLLEGE

Research workshop: whither the WTO?

This workshop will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 17 February, in
Templeton College. It will be chaired by Robin Pedler, Associate
Fellow.

The workshop is open to faculty and graduate students. Those wishing
to register should contact Denise Edwards, Templeton College, Oxford
OX1 5NY (telephone: Oxford 422500, fax: 422501, e-mail:
denise.edwards@templeton.ox.ac.uk).

SYLVIA OSTRY, Professor, Toronto University: `Whither the WTO?'
(Keynote address)

ALAN RUGMAN, Thames Water Fellow in Strategic Management: `Foreign
direct investment.'

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FRIENDS OF REWLEY HOUSE

P.D. JAMES will lecture at 8 p.m. on Friday, 25 February, in the
Lecture Theatre, Rewley House. Tickets will be required for
admission, and may be obtained from Mark Turnbull (telephone: Oxford
(2)80367).

Subject: `Changes in crime-writing between the 1930s and
today.'

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OXFORD MEDIEVAL SOCIETY

DR C. DE HAMEL, Sotheby's, will lecture at 8.30 p.m. on Thursday, 17
February, in the Old Library, All Souls College. Wine will be served
from 8.15 p.m. New members are welcome.

Subject: `The Turcipelarius in Oxford in 1481.'

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: Grants and Funding<br />

Grants and Research Funding


Contents of this section:

[Note. An asterisk denotes a reference to a previously
published or recurrent entry.]

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PHILIP BAGBY STUDENTSHIP IN SOCIAL
ANTHROPOLOGY 2000–1

Applications are invited for the Philip Bagby Studentship which
is open to graduates of any university who are suitably qualified
in Social Anthropology. The period of tenure will not normally
exceed two years, and is for a maximum of three years. The award
will not contribute towards university fees (at the rate for UK
and EU students) and college fees, if applicable, plus a
maintenance grant, the total value of the grant being unlikely
to exceed £8,000 per year. Further details are obtainable
from Mrs A. Slater, the Oriental Institute, Pusey Lane, Oxford
OX1 2LE (e-mail: alix.slater@orinst.ox.ac.uk). Closing date for
applications: 25 February.

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<br /> Oxf. Univ. Gazette, 10 February 2000: Examinations and Boards<br />

Examinations and Boards


Contents of this section:

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CHAIRMEN OF EXAMINERS

HILARY TERM AND APRIL 2000

Preliminary Examination

Psychology, Philosophy, and Physiology: L. FLORIDI,
MA status, Research Fellow of Wolfson

Honour Schools

Natural Science—Earth Sciences/Geology: M.D.
BRASIER, MA, Fellow of St Edmund Hall (address: Department of
Earth Sciences)

Physics and Philosophy (Part A): A.R. WEIDBERG, MA,
D.PHIL., Fellow of St John's (address: Nuclear and Astrophysics)

Qualifying examination in Statistics for candidates
offering Psychology in the Final Honour Schools of Psychology,
Philosophy, and Physiology, or Experimental Psychology
:
R.W. HIORNS, MA, Fellow of Linacre (address: Department of
Statistics)

BM First Examination

Part II: R.D. VAUGHAN-JONES, MA, Fellow of Exeter
(address: Department of Physiology)

Master of Business Administration

Part II: G. JONES, MA, Fellow of Keble

Master of Philosophy

Qualifying examination in English Studies Course II:
H. O'DONOGHUE, MA, M.PHIL., D.PHIL., Fellow of Linacre (address:
English Faculty)

Master of Science

Geometry, Mathematical Physics, and Analysis: D.D.
JOYCE, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Lincoln

Master of Studies

Research Methods in English (Medieval Period): H.
O'DONOGHUE, MA, M.PHIL., D.PHIL., Fellow of Linacre (address:
English Faculty)

Research Methods in English (Modern Period): R.L.
BUSH, MA, Fellow of St John's

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TRINITY TERM 2000

Preliminary Examination

Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry: S.J. FERGUSON,
MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St Edmund Hall (address: Department of
Biochemistry)

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BM First Examination

Parts I and II: R.D. VAUGHAN-JONES, MA, Fellow of
Exeter (address: Department of Physiology)

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Master of Business Administration

G. JONES, MA, Fellow of Keble

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Master of Philosophy

Byzantine Studies: E.M. JEFFREYS, B.LITT., MA,
Fellow of Exeter

English Studies Courses VI, VII, and VIII: D.L.
BIRCH, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Trinity

European Politics and Society: J.J. RICHARDSON, MA,
Fellow of Nuffield (address: Centre for European Politics and
Society)

General Linguistics and Comparative Philology: J.T.
HIGGINBOTHAM, MA, Fellow of Somerville (address: Linguistics and
Philology, Clarendon Press Institute)

International Relations: A. SHLAIM, MA, Fellow of
St Antony's (address: Social Studies Faculty Centre)

Latin American Studies: T.R. THORP, MA, Fellow of
St Antony's (address: Queen Elizabeth House)

Politics: G.A. COHEN, B.PHIL., MA, Fellow of All
Souls

Qualifying Examination in European Politics and
Society
: J.J. RICHARDSON, MA, Fellow of Nuffield (address:
Centre for European Politics and Society)

Qualifying Examination in International Relations:
A. SHLAIM, MA, Fellow of St Antony's (address: Social Studies
Faculty Centre)

Qualifying Examination in Politics: G.A. COHEN,
B.PHIL., MA, Fellow of All Souls

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Master of Science

Archaeological Sciences: R.E.M. HEDGES, MA, D.PHIL.,
Fellow of St Cross (address: Research Laboratory for Archaeology
and the History of Art)

Economics for Development: T.R. THORP, MA, Fellow
of St Antony's (address: Queen Elizabeth House)

Educational Studies: G. HAYWARD, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow
of Kellogg (address: Department of Educational Studies)

Educational Research Methodology: G. HAYWARD, MA,
D.PHIL., Fellow of Kellogg (address: Department of Educational
Studies)

Politics Research: N. BOWLES, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow
of St Anne's

Public Policy in Latin America: T.R. THORP, MA,
Fellow of St Antony's (address: Queen Elizabeth House)

Qualifying Examination in Economics for Development:
T.R. THORP, MA, Fellow of St Antony's (address: Queen Elizabeth
House)

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Master of Studies

Byzantine Studies: E.M. JEFFREYS, B.LITT., MA,
Fellow of Exeter

Forced Migration: M. GIBNEY, MA, Fellow of Linacre
(address: Queen Elizabeth House)

General Linguistics and Comparative Philology: J.T.
HIGGINBOTHAM, MA, Fellow of Somerville (address: Linguistics and
Philology, Clarendon Press Institute)

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CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of the General Board, the following changes in regulations
made by boards of faculties will come into effect on 25 February.


1 Board of the Faculty of Anthropology and
Geography

Honour School of Geography

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 230, delete ll. 27–45 and
substitute:

`Candidates must offer four Special Subjects to be chosen from a list to be
published by the Head of Department not later than the end of the Trinity
Full Term preceding the candidate's admission to the Final Honour School. One
paper of three hours will be set on each subject.

Each candidate must also submit an individual piece of work (as specified on
the rubrics for each special subject) for two out of the four Special Subjects
to the Chairman
of Examiners in the School of Geography not later than

12 noon on the Friday of the first week of the Trinity
Term
in which they present themselves for examination. The submitted work, which
will be combined and treated as equivalent to one paper, should not duplicate
material in the candidate's dissertation.

Instructions for the submitted work will be published by the Head of
Department not later than the end of the Trinity Full Term preceding the
candidate's admission
to the Final Honour School. The specified word limit is
exclusive of tables, diagrams, and appendices. Information about the Special
Subjects and submitted work will be duplicated in the Information Booklet,
prepared for the second and third years and distributed in early October.'

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2 Board of the Faculty of Literae Humaniores

Honour Moderations in Classics

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in Hilary Term 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 38, l. 36,
delete the sentence `Candidates may not combine a subject from Group B with
a subject from Group E.'

2 Ibid., p. 40, l. 36, delete the sentence `Candidates may
not
combine a subject from Group B with a subject from Group E.'

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3 Board of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern
Languages

Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 94, delete l. 46, and substitute:

`Remarque, Im Westen nichts Neues.'

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4 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and English Language and Literature

Preliminary Examination in English and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages (see 3 above).

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5 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Literae Humaniores

Preliminary Examination in Philosophy and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages (see 3 above).

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6 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Modern History

Preliminary Examination in Modern History and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages (see 3 above).

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7 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Oriental Studies

Preliminary Examination in European and Middle Eastern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Preliminary Examination for Modern Languages (see 3 above).

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8 Board of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern
Languages

Honour School of Modern Languages

(i) With effect from 1 October 1999 (for first examination in
2000)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 407, l. 3, delete `(l)
inclusive and (u) and (v)' and substitute `(g) inclusive'.

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(ii) With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 407, l. 36,
delete `(l) inclusive or (u) or (v)' and substitute `(g)
inclusive'.

2 Ibid., l. 37, after `É Literature.' insert:

`or any one of the following from Course II:

B10(f), B10(g), C12 (as specified for the Honour School of
Lit. Hum., Subject III 14(b)).'

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9 Board of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern
Languages

Honour School of Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 405, l. 44,
delete `1950–90' and substitute:

`1945 to the present day'.

2 Ibid., p. 405, l. 45, delete `1950–90' and substitute:

`1945 to the present day'.

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10 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and English Language and Literature

Honour School of English and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 9 above).

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11 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Literae Humaniores

(a) Honour School of Classics and Modern Languages

(b) Honour School of Philosophy and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 9 above).

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12 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Modern History

Honour School of Modern History and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 9 above).

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13 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Oriental Studies

Honour School of European and Middle Eastern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 9 above).

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14 Board of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern
Languages

Honour School of Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2002 (for first examination in 2003)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 396, l. 25,
delete `to the present' and substitute: `–1917'.

2 Ibid., p. 401, delete ll. 9–11, and substitute:

`(3) Mandel'shtam.

(4) Mayakovsky, with a special study of Oblako v shtanakh, Pro eto,
Vladimir Il'ich Lenin, Klop, Banya.

(5) Bulgakov, with a special study of Belaya gvardiya, Sobach'e serdtse,
Beg, Master i Margarita.'

3 Ibid., p. 404, delete ll. 6–12, and substitute:

`(1) Dostoevsky, with a special study of Prestuplenie i nakazanie, Brat'ya
Karamazovy, Zapiski iz podpol'ya.

(2) Tolstoy, with a special study of Anna Karenina, Voyna i mir.

(3) Chekhov, with a special study of Palata No 6, Muzhiki, Dama s
sobachkoy, V ovrage, Arkhierey, Chayka, Dyadya Vanya, Tri sestry, Vishnevy
sad, Poprygun'ya, Dushechka, Moya zhizn', Nevesta.'

4 Ibid., p. 406, delete ll. 17–20, and substitute:

`The Russian Literary Language, 1648–1917.

Russian Literature of the twentieth century (1890 to the present day).

Russian Religious Philosophy in the late nineteenth and early twentieth
centuries, with special reference to the works of Fedorov, Solov'ev, Berdyaev,
Florensky, and S. Bulgakov.

Russian Drama of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.'

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15 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and English Language and Literature

Honour School of English and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2002 (for first examination in 2003)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 14 above).

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16 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Literae Humaniores

(a) Honour School of Classics and Modern Languages

(b) Honour School of Philosophy and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2002 (for first examination in 2003)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 14 above).

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17 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Modern History

Honour School of Modern History and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2002 (for first examination in 2003)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 14 above).

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18 Boards of the Faculties of Medieval and Modern
Languages and Oriental Studies

Honour School of European and Middle Eastern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2002 (for first examination in 2003)

As for the Honour School of Modern Languages (see 14 above).

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19 Board of the Faculty of Modern History

Honour School of Modern History

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 338, l. 17,
delete
`Figs. 2 (Jumièges), 3 (Caen),' and `6 (Durham),'.

2 Ibid., after l. 18 insert:

`5. K.J. Conant, Carolingian and Romanesque Architecture (Harmondsworth,
1959), Figs. 72 (Jumièges), 73 (Jumièges and Caen), 74 (Caen),
75 (Caen), 76 (Caen), 78 (Durham).'

3 Ibid., ll. 19–30, renumber Cll. 5–9 as 6–10
respectively.

4 Ibid., p. 362, delete ll. 6–34.

5 Ibid., after l. 5 insert:

`*Parti socialiste, 33e Congrès national, 31 May 1936, pp. 154–99

*Selections from the French press, 1936–9: Le Populaire,
1, 6, 24, 28, and 29 May 1936, 13 Mar. 1938, Le Libertaire, 12 June 1936,
L'HumanitÄ, 25 May 1936, 23 Mar. and 19 June 1937, 3 Dec. 1938, 14 July
1939, L'Action Franìaise, 21 May and 26 July 1936, 18 Mar. and 22 June
1937, 27 Nov. 1938, Je suis partout, 20 June and 15 Aug. 1936, Gringoire, 19
June 1936, L'`mancipation Nationale, 29 Aug. 1936, 25 Nov. 1938, Le Figaro, 27
Nov. and 1 Dec. 1938

*Simone Weil, `La vie et la grève des ouvriers métallos' in
Oeuvres
complètes (Paris, Gallimard, 1991), part II, vol. II, pp. 349–61

*Chambre des Députés, Débats, Journal Officiel, 24 Mar.
1937, pp. 1190–1224
*Sénat, Débats, Journal Officiel, 20 June 1937, pp. 684–95;
21 June 1937, pp. 698–704; 9 April 1938, pp. 528–38

*`douard Deladier, `Le premier ministère Blum', `Du 21 juin 1937 au 10
avril 1938', `Le second ministère Blum' (unpublished typescript)

Marc Bloch, L'`trange Défaite (Paris, 1957), chap. 3

*Le Procès du Maréchal Pétain, compte rendu
sténographique (Albin Michel, Paris, 1945), pp. 20–33, 61–83,
125–32, 233– 47, 327–33, 377–415, 499–529, 565–623,
686–94, 806–25

*Délégation française auprès de la Commission
allemande de l'armistice, Recueil des Documents (Alfred Costes, Paris,
1947–59), I, 181–5, 239–41, 267–73; II, 58–63; III,
89–103; IV, 385–96, 645–50; V, 381–5, 462–7

*Ernst Jünger, Premier Journal Parisien (Paris, Christian Bourgeois, 1980)
Journal II. 1941–3, entries for 14 July, 8, 15 Oct., 8 Dec. 1941, 23 Feb.,
10 Mar., 19, 22, 28 July 1942,

Second Journal Parisien, Journal III, 1943–5, entries for 31 May, 21, 22,
23, 24, 26 July 1944

Vercors, Le Silence de la Mer (Paris, 1944)

Philippe Pétain, Actes et `crits, ed. Jacques Isorni (Paris, Flammarion,
1974), pp. 447–644

*Pierre Laval, Laval parle: Notes et mémoires rédigés par
Pierre Laval dans sa cellule (Paris, Les `ditions du Cheval ailé, 1948)
pp. 273–7

*Bernard Lecornu, Un Préfet sous l'Occupation allemande (Paris, `ditions
France-Empire, 1997), pp. 21–8, 36–43, 48–71, 85–95,
169–89, 203–40, 257–69, 279–87

*Les Procès de Collaboration, compte rendu sténographique
(Paris, 1948), pp. 75–199, 234–40, 245–95, 342–7

Charles Rist, Une Saison gâtée. Journal de la Guerre et de
l'Occupation, ed. Jean-Noël Jeanneney (Paris, Fayard, 1983), entries for
1940: 18, 19, 19–22, 27 June, 2, 4, 12 July, 31 Aug., 4, 20, 21 Oct., 13, 23
Nov., 15, 19, 30 Dec.; 1941: 25 Jan., 26 Feb.–6 Mar., 17 May, 25 June, 12
Aug., 13 Sept., 3, 4, 19–25, 26 Oct., 11, 15 Nov., 15, 20 Dec.; 1942: 2 Jan.,
8 Mar., 15 April, 24 May, 12, 25 June, 24 July, 7, 12, 19 Sept., 16, 23 Oct., 11,
12, 13, 27 Nov., 13, 26, 27, 28 Dec.; 1943: 6, 29 Jan., 20 Feb., 1, 23, 25 Mar., 3
April, 4 June, 26 July, 9 Sept., 17, 20, 26 Nov., 6 Dec.; 1944: 2, 15 Jan., 29
Feb., 5 Mar., 14, 27 April, 1, 16 July, 20, 27 Aug.

Benoît and Flora Groult, Journal à Quatre mains (Paris,
Denoël, 1994), entries for 1940: 12, 17, 20 May, 9, 18, 19, 23, 30 June, 17,
18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26 July, 24 Aug., 21 Sept., 1, 17, 27 Oct., 11, 16, 18, 25, 28
Nov., 3 Dec.; 1941: 1, 25, 28, 29 Jan., 10 Feb., 28 May, 20, 30 Aug., 17, 23,
Sept., 25 Oct., 9 Nov., 9, 12, 15, 25 Dec.; 1942: 16, 25 Mar., 7, 9, 10 June, 2
Aug., 22 Sept., 20, 26 Oct., 1, 12, 16, 17, 20, 21, 25, 28 Nov., 5, 26 Dec.; 1943:
11, 20 Jan., 8 Feb., 28, 29, 30 Mar., 2, 4, 8 April, 25 May, 10, 15, 29 June, 8,
13 Aug., 1 Sept.; 1944: 2, 8, 10, 12, 18, 22, 28 April, 5, 10, 11, 12 May, 7 June,
15, 19, 20, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27 Aug., 5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 17 Sept.

Henri Swarc, `Souvenirs: étoile jaune', Annales ESC 48 (mai–juin,
1993), pp. 629–33

Jacques Biélinky, Journal, 1940–2. Un Journaliste juif à
Paris sous l'Occupation. Ed. Renée Poznanski (Paris, Cerf, 1992), Nov.
1940 (pp. 66–77), Sept., 1941 (pp. 144–52), June–July 1942 (pp.
213–38)

Michel Debré, Trois Républiques pour une France.
Mémoires, I. Combattre (Albin Michel, Paris, 1984), pp. 189–99,
210–15, 224–55, 286–347
Lucie Aubrac, Ils partiront dans l'invresse. Lyon, mai 1943–Londres,
février 1944 (Paris, Seuil, 1984)

Claude Chabrol, L'Oeil de Vichy (film, TFI, 1993)'.

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20 Boards of the Faculties of Modern History and
English Language and Literature

Honour School of Modern History and English

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Honour School of Modern History (see 19 above).

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21 Boards of the Faculties of Modern History and
Literae Humaniores

Honour School of Ancient and Modern History

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Honour School of Modern History (see 19 above).

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22 Boards of the Faculties of Modern History and
Modern Languages

Honour School of Modern History and Modern Languages

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Honour School of Modern History (see 19 above).

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23 Boards of the Faculties of Modern History and
Social Studies

(a) Honour School of Modern History and Economics

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

As for the Honour School of Modern History (see 19 above).

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(b) Honour School of Modern History and Politics

With effect from 1 October 2001 (for first examination in 2002)

As for the Honour School of Modern History (see 19 above).

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24 Board of the Faculty of Physical Sciences

Honour School of Engineering Science

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 172, l. 45, delete `gas turbine
cycles' and substitute `gas turbines'.

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25 Board of the Faculty of Theology

(a) Honour School of Theology

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2002)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 519, delete ll. 1–7 and
substitute:

`Candidates will be required to comment on a passage from one of the
following texts or group of texts:

The Nicene Definition, Arius' Letter to Eusebius, Arius' Letter to Alexander
(from E.R. Hardy, Christology of the Later Fathers, Library of Christian
Classics).

Gregory of Nyssa, That there are not Three Gods (in Hardy,
op. cit.).

Cyril's Second Letter to Nestorius (in R.A. Norris, The Christological
Controversy, Philadelphia: Fortress Press).

The Tome of Leo and the Chalcedonian Definition (in
Norris, op. cit.).'

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(b) Bachelor of Theology

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 540, ll. 6–7, delete `third
Thursday' and substitute `second Monday'.

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DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF DIVINITY

The Board of the Faculty of Theology has granted leave to N.T. WRIGHT,
Worcester, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Divinity.

A list of the evidence submitted by the candidate is available at the
University Offices.

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DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF SCIENCE

The Board of the Faculty of Biological Sciences has granted leave to I.A.
WILSON,
Corpus Christi, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Science.

A list of the evidence submitted by the candidate is available at the
University Offices.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF
PHILOSOPHY

The examiners appointed by the following faculty boards give notice of oral
examination of their candidates as
follows:

Biological Sciences

A. JAFFERJI, St Catherine's: `Structural studies on three enzymes of
denitrification from Paracoccus pantotrophus'.

Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, Thursday, 2 March,
1 p.m.


Examiners: M.S.P.Sansom, P. Barker.

M. MIELKE, St Cross: `Mechanisms underlying the inotropic response to
angiotensin II in the heart'.

New College, Monday, 6 March, 2 p.m.


Examiners: T. Powell, A.-M. Seymour.

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Clinical Medicine

A. CERVINO, Linacre: `Genetic susceptibility to tuberculosis'.

Institute of Molecular Medicine, Tuesday, 28 March, 2 p.m.


Examiners: D. Kwiatkowski, L. Abel.

P. REED, Hertford: `Genetic analysis of type 1 (insulin-
dependent) diabetes mellitus'.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Tuesday,
22 February, 2 p.m.


Examiners: W. Cookson, N.K. Spurr.

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Literae Humaniores

B. TIPPING, Jesus: `Exemplary Roman heroism in Silius Italicus' Punica'.

St Anne's, Monday, 28 February, 2.15 p.m.


Examiners: M. Leigh, M. Reeve.

G.M. WILLIAMSON, Christ Church: `Culture and identity in Lycia'.

Lady Margaret Hall, Tuesday, 7 March, 9.30 a.m.


Examiners: S.R.F. Price, S. Mitchell.

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Mathematical Sciences

C. MERINO, Somerville: `Matroids, the Tutte polynomial, and the chip firing
game'.

Mathematical Institute, Wednesday, 1 March, 10 a.m.


Examiners: C.J.H. McDiarmid, M.R. Jerrum.

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Modern History

D.F. LACKNER, Pembroke: `Humanism and administration in the Camaldolese
Order (1480–1513)'.

Examination Schools, Thursday, 10 February, 11.30 a.m.


Examiners: R.G. Lewis, B. Collett.

D.S. WINCH, Queen's: `Sexual slander and its social context in England,
c.1660–1700, with special reference to Cheshire and Sussex'.

Keble, Friday, 3 March, 2 p.m.


Examiners: I.W. Archer, B. Capp.

R.P.E. WRENCH, Magdalen: `Pastoral ministry and lay devotion in northern
England, 1000–1200'.

Examination Schools, Monday, 21 February, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: A. Murray, A. Thacker.

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Physical Sciences

S. CHOWDHURY, University: `Marine geophysical studies of the southern
margins of the Iberian peninsula'.

Department of Earth Sciences, Tuesday, 22 February, 2 p.m.


Examiners: J.F. Dewey, R. England.

M. PARRETTI, Wolfson: `Molecular similarity: alignment and advanced
applications'.

Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, Tuesday, 29 Feburary, 2 p.m.


Examiners: M.S.P. Sansom, T. Howe.

G. WOODS, St John's: `Synthetic approaches to functionalised piperidines'.

Dyson Perrins Laboratory, Friday, 25 February, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: V. Gouverneur, J. Snaith.

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Social Studies

E. CARBONARA, Wadham: `Authority as motivation: control, delegation, and
decentralisation in hierarchies'.

Examination Schools, Monday, 6 March, 2.15 p.m.


Examiners: M.D.E. Slater, G. de Fraja.

M. SATCHITHANANTHAN, Balliol: `The role of intermediation in the business
cycle'.

Nuffield, Tuesday, 22 February, 2 p.m.


Examiners: H.S. Shin, A. Scott.

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EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF
SCIENCE

The examiners appointed by the following faculty board give notice of oral
examination of their candidate as
follows:

Clinical Medicine

J. COUGLE, Mansfield: `Obsessive-compulsive disorder, responsibility, and
memory'.

Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Monday, 14 February, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: A.G. Harvey, M. Freeston.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: Colleges<br />

Colleges, Halls, and Societies


Contents of this section:

Note: college vacancies will also be found in the
Gazette's "http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/as/">Appointments Supplement.

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OBITUARIES


Linacre College

DR GAD RAUSING (PH.D.ENG. DHC), 28 January 2000; Honorary Fellow
1993–2000. Aged 77.

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St Anne's College

MRS HELEN BONNINGTON (née Storey), September 1999; Member
of the Society of Oxford Home Students 1928–31. Aged 89.

MRS RUTH COOK (née Willing), 26 November 1999; Member of
the Society of Oxford Home Students 1938–41. Aged 79.

MRS HELEN LAWLOR (née Flint), 14 January 2000; commoner
1972–5. Aged 47.

MRS AUDREY MACBETH (née Clark), 29 November 1999; Member
of the Society of Oxford Home Students 1925–9. Aged 97.

MRS PALMA TROTMAN (née Harcourt), 7 December 1999;
Member of the Society of Oxford Home Students 1936–40. Aged 82.

MRS GLADYS YANG (née Taylor), 18 November 1999; Member
of the Society of Oxford Home Students 1937–40. Aged 80.

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St Edmund Hall

GEORGE WILLIAM HENSHAW, MA, 1 December 1999; commoner 1940–1 and
1946–7. Aged 78.

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St Hugh's College

MARGARET OLA HOARE (née Whittaker), 30 December 1999;
commoner 1924–7. Aged 93.

CECILY HORNBY, 28 December 1999; exhibitioner 1935–8. Aged 83.

ANN STEWART (née Slater), January 2000; commoner
1946–9. Aged 71.

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MEMORIAL SERVICES


St Edmund Hall

A Memorial Service for DR RICHARD FARGHER will be held at 3 p.m. on
Saturday, 4 March, in the chapel, Queen's College.

The service will be followed by a buffet in the senior common room, St
Edmund Hall.

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St Hugh's College

A Memorial Service for HENRY COLIN GRAY MATTHEW, formerly Fellow of the
college, will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 12 February, in the University
Church of St Mary the Virgin.

The service will be followed by tea in the college.

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ELECTIONS OF PROCTORS


Green College

A meeting will be held at 1.15 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 March, in the E.P.
Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green College, for the purpose of electing a Proctor
for the proctorial year 2001–2.

Nominations of eligible candidates should reach the Warden by 23 February.

All members of Green College entitled under the university statute to vote
(Tit. IX, Sect. vi, cl. 4—Statutes, 1997, p. 71), are hereby
invited to attend.


2 February 2000                                           Sir John Hanson
                                                                   Warden

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Jesus College

A meeting will be held at 1.50 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 March, in the Habakkuk
Room, Jesus College, for the purpose of electing a Proctor for the proctorial
year 2001–2.

All members of Jesus College entitled under the university statute to vote (Tit.
IX, Sect. vi, cl. 4—Statutes, 1997, p. 71), are hereby invited
to attend.


1 February 2000                                            Sir Peter North
                                                                Principal

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ELECTION OF ASSESSOR


Trinity College

A meeting will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 March, in the Old Bursary,
Trinity College, for the purpose of electing an Assessor for the proctorial year
2001–2.

All members of Trinity College entitled under the university statute to vote
(Tit. IX, Sect. vi, cl. 4—Statutes, 1997, p. 71), are hereby
invited to attend.


3 February 2000                                   The Hon. Michael Beloff
                                                                President

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ELECTIONS


Jesus College

To a Junior Research Fellowship in Management Studies (from 1 October
2000):

MISS MELANIE FEAKINS (BA University of California, Berkeley)

To a Junior Research Fellowship in Earth Sciences (from 1 October
2000):

SANTO BAINS (B.SC. Birmingham, M.SC. Newcastle)

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St Catherine's College

To a St Catherine's Undergraduate Scholarship:

PAUL HUGHES

To St Catherine's Exhibitions:

ZOE WILSON-SMITH

STEVEN CAHILL

ALEX DEYAHEN

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NOTICES


BALLIOL COLLEGE AND BRASENOSE COLLEGE


Tutorial Fellowship in Modern History (Medieval)

Balliol College and Brasenose College propose to appoint a Tutorial Fellow in
Modern History with effect from 1 October 2000. The fellowship will be tenable
at Balliol College and will be held in conjunction with a lecturership at
Brasenose College, and with a titular University Lecturership (CUF), for which
no separate applications are required.

Applicants should be qualified to contribute to the tutorial teaching of the
colleges in Medieval History, both British and European, from the early
medieval era to the fourteenth century. Candidates should also be willing to
contribute to the teaching strength of the History Faculty within the period
350–900, and preference may be given to candidates with research
interests in this area.

The joint salary for the post will be on an age-related scale up to a maximum
of £38,412. Additional college allowances are available.
Further particulars may be obtained from the College Secretary, Balliol College,
Oxford OX1 3BJ, to whom applications should be sent by Wednesday, 8 March.
Each application should specify the names and addresses of three referees,
who should be asked to send references directly to the Acting Master at
Balliol College by the closing date.

Balliol College and Brasenose College are charities which exist to promote
excellence in education and research.

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BRASENOSE COLLEGE AND ST HILDA'S COLLEGE


Stipendiary Lecturership in Medieval English

Brasenose College and St Hilda's College wish to appoint a twelve-hour
Stipendiary Lecturer in Medieval English Language and Literature for three
years from 1 October 2000. The person appointed, who will have the use of an
office in Brasenose, will be expected to teach Old and Middle English language
and literature, and the History of the English Language for the Honour School
of English and associated Joint Honour Schools, to participate in entrance
procedures, and to assist generally in the running of English in collaboration
with the relevant tutors at both colleges.

Salary scale: £15,333; £16,286; £17,238 per annum. Further
particulars, including details of pension provision, allowances, and lunch and
dining rights, may be obtained from the Senior Tutor, Brasenose College,
Oxford OX1
4AJ (telephone: Oxford (2)77823, e-mail: college.office@ brasenose.oxford.ac.uk),
to whom applications should be sent by Friday, 3 March. Applicants should
arrange for three referees to write directly to the Senior Tutor by the same
date.

Brasenose College and St Hilda's College are equal opportunities employers.

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JESUS COLLEGE


Appointment of Assistant Computing Officer

Jesus College wishes to recruit an Assistant Computing Officer to begin work
as soon as possible. The college currently supports: two Unix and one NT file
servers, a comprehensive local Ethernet serving all student and staff rooms
on three sites, a purpose-built computing suite for student use and
approximately 200 networked computers with a variety of architectures: Sun,
IBM PC (NT, W'95), and Apple.

Requirements: familiarity with Microsoft Office software for NT and W'95; good
programming skills; knowledge of database design and management; familiarity
with networking principles; good oral and written skills.

Duties: assisting the College Computing Officer in all aspects of College IT
usage, including installation of new services and maintenance of existing
equipment, training of staff, students, and fellows, database development,
and the integration of information services within the
administrative offices.

Salary: in accordance with the university clerical and library staff scale grade
5, £15,664–£18,667. Normal working hours are from 9 a.m. to 5
p.m., but the college would be prepared to consider more flexible
arrangements,
including a shorter working day, with proportionate
remuneration.

For an application form, contact the Home Bursar's
Secretary at Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW (telephone: Oxford (2)79715), by
24 February.

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KEBLE COLLEGE


Stipendiary Lecturership in Jurisprudence

Keble College invites applications for a Stipendiary Lecturership in Law, for
three years from 1 October 2000.

The lecturer will replace Professor J.W. Harris during his tenure of a
Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship and will assist in the teaching and
administration of Law
Moderations and the Final Honour School. He or she will be required to teach
up to twelve hours per week. Applicants must be able to offer teaching in
Land Law and Trusts.

The stipend offered is £15,629, plus common room
rights and an academic allowance of £536. Accommodation in college may
be provided at a subsidised rate.

Further details are available from the Senior Tutor, Keble College, Oxford OX1
3PG (telephone: Oxford (2)72708). The closing date for applications is 3 March.

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MANSFIELD COLLEGE


Stipendiary Lecturership in English Literature

Mansfield College and the Oxford English Faculty propose to appoint a
stipendiary Lecturer in English Literature for a fixed term of three years,
following the election of Dr Ros Ballaster to a Leverhulme Major Research
Fellowship.

The lecturer will assist in the teaching and administration of English at
Mansfield College, and will be required to teach up to twelve hours a week
across the range of
English literature 1509–2000.

The lecturer will also provide lectures as required by
the English Faculty in eighteenth-century literature and Women's Studies.
The salary will be whatever the college give as the equivalent of the `spinal
point 8' (£19,197).

Further details are available from the College Secretary, Mansfield College,
Oxford OX1 3TF (telephone: Oxford (2)70982).

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MERTON COLLEGE


Schoolteacher Study Visits

Applications are invited for Schoolteacher Study Visits, of 1–3 weeks'
duration, available throughout the year, including vacations. The current
period being considered is June to August 2000. The college will provide
membership of the senior common room and board and lodging, but no stipend.

A limited number of bursaries will be available to contribute to replacement
teaching costs in the maintained sector in term. Applicants should be primarily
engaged in sixth-form teaching, or have responsibility
for advising sixth formers, e.g. Head of Sixth Form, Housemaster/mistress,
Head.

Further information may be obtained from the Tutorial Secretary, Merton
College, Oxford OX1 4JD. Applications, including a curriculum vitae
and one reference, should be submitted by Monday, 28 February.

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NEW COLLEGE


Appointment of Development Assistant

A Development Assistant is required, part-time, for
the New College Development Office. The work of the office includes alumni
events, publications, maintaining records, and all aspects of alumni relations
as well as fund-raising. The post-holder will support the Development
Director and Development Officer in some of these activities, so a flexible
approach and IT skills are essential, while experience of editorial work would
be useful.

The salary will be on the university grade IV: £13,623– £15,770,
pro rata.
For further information contact Anna Whitworth, New College, Oxford OX1 3BN
(telephone: Oxford (2)79509,
e-mail: develop@new.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for applications is 25 February.

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE


Max Hayward Research Fellowship in Russian
Literature

St Antony's College invites applications for the above fellowship for the
academic year 2000–1. This appointment is normally for young scholars at
postdoctoral or equivalent stage.

Further particulars are available from the Secretary, the Russian and East
European Centre, St Antony's College, Oxford OX2 6JF (telephone: Oxford
(2)84728, e-mail: jackie.willcox@sant.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for applications
is 25 February.

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Wai Seng Senior Research Scholarship

St Antony's College proposes to elect a Wai Seng Senior
Research Scholar in Asia-Pacific Studies with effect from Michaelmas Term
2000. It is tenable at St Antony's College for two years and is open to all
matriculated students of Oxford University working for a Doctor of Philosophy
degree involving the study of the Asia-Pacific. Preference will be given to
candidates whose research interests are
focused on China, Hong Kong, or Taiwan or on comparative Asian studies
involving one of these territories.

The scholarship will cover approved university and college fees and will
provide an annual maintenance of £6,700. If the successful candidate is
not a member of the college he or she will be expected to move to St Antony's
upon election to the scholarship.

Applications (five copies, or one only from candidates based overseas) should
comprise: a letter including a statement, no more than two pages in length,
describing the
research you propose to carry out if elected to the scholarship; a
curriculum vitae; and an example of written work, preferably a
draft chapter of your D.Phil. thesis and not more than 8,000 words.

Candidates should ask three referees, one of whom would normally be your
university supervisor, to provide, in confidence, comments on your academic
progress, the value of the intended project, and other appropriate information
to support your application. Election, by a committee of the Asian Studies
Centre, will be made in Trinity Term. Applications (and references) should be
submitted to the Director of Asian Studies Centre, St Antony's College, Oxford
OX2 6JF, not later than Friday of the seventh week in Hilary Term. There is
no application form.

Each Wai Seng Senior Scholar will be expected to pursue his or her studies
under supervision, as the Management Committee of the Asian Studies Centre
may determine, and may be required to submit a satisfactory report upon the
work he or she has accomplished, before receiving the final portion of the
emoluments of the scholarship. He or she will also be expected to attend
seminars and lectures organised by the Asian Studies Centre.

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ST CATHERINE'S COLLEGE


Official Fellowship and Tutorship in Modern
History and CUF Lecturership in the Faculty of Modern History

St Catherine's College proposes to elect to a Fellowship and Tutorship in
Modern History at St Catherine's College, in the field of the History of Britain
and/or Europe in the Nineteenth and/or Twentieth Centuries, with effect from
October 2000. The college appointment is tenable in conjunction with a
University Lecturership (CUF). The successful applicant will be required to
take tutorial responsibility and teach for the college, lecture and supervise
graduates in the Faculty of Modern History of the University, and undertake
research.

Further particulars are obtainable from the Master,
St Catherine's College (telephone: Oxford (2)71762,
e-mail: margaret.lavercombe@stcatz.ox.ac.uk). Applications should include the
names of three referees, who should be asked to send their references
directly to the Master, St Catherine's College, Oxford OX1 3UJ, by Friday, 25
February.

St Catherine's College is an equal opportunities
employer.

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WOLFSON COLLEGE


Appointment of Domestic Bursary Secretary

The college is looking for a friendly and enthusiastic person with good
computing skills to provide administrative support to the various departments
overseen by the Domestic Bursar. Hours of work 9 a.m.–5 p.m. The salary
will be in the region of £12,500 (in the college's grade 3 range) with six
weeks' holiday, subsidised lunches in Hall, staff pension scheme, and free
parking.

Further details and an application form are available from the Domestic
Bursar's assistant, Wolfson College, Oxford OX2 6UD (telephone: Oxford
(2)74071). Closing date for applications: Monday, 14 February.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 10 February 2000: Advertisements<br />

Advertisements


Contents of this section:



How to advertise in the
Gazette


Terms and conditions
of acceptance of advertisements

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Bodleian Shop

Find bargains, many at half price, in our grand sale which
goes on until the end of February. Shopping is more comfortable during these
winter months when the shop is relatively uncongested. Please note our winter
opening hours: Mon.,—Fri., 9 a.m.—5 p.m., Sat., 9 a.m.—12.30 p.m.
(from April, we stay open until 6 p.m. each weekday until the end of the
year).

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Oxford Chamber Music Society

Mark Wilde (tenor) and Paul Plummer (piano): works by
Beethoven, Schumann, Ireland, Britten, Tippett. Feb. 20 at 2.45 p.m., Holywell
Music Room. Tickets: £11 (seniors £9); in advance from the Oxford
Playhouse Box Office £10 (seniors £8), tel.: Oxford 798600; students
and juniors £4.50.

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Pallas Inter-University Postgraduate Curriculum

The Pallas LL.M. programme in European Business Law is a
postgraduate full-time course of 1 year. This programme has been developed
by the law departments of 8 reputable European universities. The next course
will start in Sept. 2000. Host University: University of Nijmegen, Netherlands;
working language: English. For further information please contact: Centre for
Postgraduate Legal Education, University of Nijmegen, Faculty of Law
(attention of: Ms Marielle Cornielje), PO Box 10520, 6500 MB Nijmegen,
Netherlands. Tel.: + 31 24 361 3090/361 5852; fax@ + 31 24 361 5838; e-mail:
pallas@cpo.kun.nl; website: www.pallas.llm.nl.

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Oxford University Museum of Natural History

`The Oxford Dodo' bone china mugs newly commissioned by
this museum are now on sale (£5; £5.50 boxed), as are CDs (£10)
of baroque music played by the EUBO and launched at their recent recital
here. To coincide with the BG Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition (30
Jan.–5 Mar.), portfolios (£2), the full range of related postcards (35p,
12 for £3.50) and greetings cards (£1.25) will be stocked. Open daily
12 noon–5 p.m.; admission free. Telephone orders, Oxford 272961.

Christ Church Festival Orchestra, Fri. 25 Feb., 8 p.m., Christ
Church Cathedral, Musorgsky, Dawn over the Moscow River;
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1 (Juliet Allen); Stravinsky,
FirebirdSuite. Conductor: James Ross. Tickets £8 (£5
student and under 18) from Oxford Playhouse, tel.: Oxford 798600, and on the
door.

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Oxford University Newcomers' Club

This club exists to welcome to Oxford the partners and
families of academic visitors and graduate students. Come along to the Club
Room at 13 Norham Gardens any Wednesday morning between 10.30 a.m.and 12
noon, from the week before term starts to the week after term, and
throughout the Summer vacation, and sample our programme of events and
outings. Spring Lunch and Bring and Buy Sale to be held in the Club
Room at 13 Norham Gardens, from 10.30 a.m. on Wed., 23 Feb. All newcomers,
friends and family are welcome. Entrance 50 pence or £3 to include lunch.
Any donations to the Club Room, Tues., 22 Feb., 10.30 a.m.—12.30 p.m.
please.

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Do you have a problem with your weight?

If you would like to take part in an Oxford University study
of three psychological treatments for weight management please ring Marianne
O'Connor on Oxford 226443. To be eligible you must be: significantly
overweight; female, aged between 20 and 59 years; available for 11 months
treatment. Certain medical illnesses and treatments (and pregnancy) may make
you ineligible.

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Tuition Offered

Piano lessons. Experienced teacher; adults and children. All
grades; beginners welcome. Contact Miss P. Read BA (Hons.) LRAM. Tel.: Oxford
510904.

Crime writing course in South of France, 21–27 May,
with Sarah Dunant and Gillian Slovo. Full board and tuition at La Maison
Verte, a large 19th-c. mansion with 2-acre garden and pool, between
Montpellier and Carcassonne. £330 shared accommodation, £350 for
single room. Further details: 00 334 67 24 88 52, or e-mail:
nicole.russell@wanadoo.fr. Website: http://www.lamaisonverte.co.uk.

OXACTS. Oxford Tutorial School of Acting for children (from
7-14 years), the Jericho St Barnabas Community Centre, 33a Canal St., Oxford
OX2 6BQ. Classes in voice production, movement and drama. Sats., 3–6 p.m.
Information, interviews, auditions, tel./fax: Oxford 792965.

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Services Offered

Aromatherapy treatments and workshops by Tisserand
graduate in Oxford city. A treatment will enhance your health and help deal
with stress. Telephone Sue Colclough on Oxford 244146. Forthcoming workshops
include `Aromatherapy for pampering and pleasure' on Sat. 12 Feb., 10
a.m.–12 noon; and `Aromatherapy for relaxation and stress release', Mon.
28 Feb., 6–8 p.m. Please telephone Mill Court Clinical Centre, Oxford
484157, to book a place - £7 per session.

Big or small, we ship it all, plus free pick up anywhere in
Oxford. Also 24- hour photocopying, private mailing addresses (24-hour access,
and mail forwarding worldwide), binding, fax bureau, colour photocopying,
mailing services, and much more. Contact or visit Mail Boxes Etc., 266 Banbury
Rd., Oxford. Tel.: Oxford 514655, fax: 514656, e-mail:
summertown@020.mbe.uk.com.

Town and Country Trees, arboricultural contractors. Tree
surgery, felling, planting, hedges, orchard and shrub pruning, stump removal.
Fully qualified, fully insured. Tel.: 01869 351540, or 01993 811115.

Personal computer consultants, offering expert advice and
tuition for both hardware and software. On site service at home or in the
office. We provide upgrades for most computers, or alternatively, we also
supply our range of personally built, to your specification, KTec computers.
We will also supply or source software to match your requirements. For a
quality service, matched with competitive prices, tel.: Chris Lewis on Oxford
461222, fax: 461333, e-mail: info@kristontec.co.uk.

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Domestic Services

Carpet/upholstery/curtain cleaning by Grimebusters, your
local specialists. Quality work, competitive prices. Domestic, commercial, college.
Also carpet/upholstery stain protection, pre-occupancy cleaning, flood
cleaning/drying, oriental rug cleaning. For free estimates and friendly advice,
call Grimebusters. Tel.: Oxford 726983 or Abingdon 555533.

Do you need a nanny? All Counties Nannies, qualified and
experienced staff. Full and part-time, permanent and temporary. Newborn,
toddlers, school age. Our aim is to provide the best possible care for your
family. Tel.: Lynda on 01235 524462, mobile: 0402 068165.

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Situations Vacant

The Oxford Union, Accounts Assistant. Salary in the region
of £12,500 p.a. An opportunity exists for a conscientious and hardworking
accounts assistant to join a busy office in central Oxford. Applicants must be
able to work accurately and efficiently, and possess proven accounting
knowledge, general office skills and experience of computerised accounts
systems. Good interpersonal skills are essential in this full-time position. Job
description available on request. Applications, in writing (2 copies), inc. CV to:
the Bursar, the Oxford Union, Frewin Court, Oxford OX1 3JH. Closing date: 21
Feb.

The New Dictionary of National Biography is
looking for keyboarders to work in-house to enter biographical and
bibliographical data into the dictionary's database. Academic, publishing, or
bibliographical experience would be an advantage; good typing skills are
essential. Write, enclosing a CV, to Rachel Goodyear, Production Editor, New
Dictionary of National Biography
, Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon
St.,
Oxford OX2 6DP, or e-mail: rgoodyear@oup.co.uk.

Part-time Co-ordinator for local community project. St
Margaret's community and church centre, 30 Polstead Rd., N.Oxford, requires
a part-time coordinator to run the centre and support present and new
activities. This role is key to the success of the project and the post holder
will need enthusiasm and initiative, and strong interpersonal, and
administrative skills. £6,000 p.a. for 14.5 hrs. p.w. (equivalent of 2 days
at £15,000 p.a. pro rata). There may be an opportunity for an additional
half day. For further information and an application form please tel.: Oxford
274073, e-mail: ben.simpson@wolfson.ox.ac.uk, or write to Ben Simpson, Wolfson
College, Linton Rd., Oxford OX2 6UD.

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Houses to Let

Charming cottage, 12 miles north west of Oxford in quiet
corner of the village. Beams, inglenook fireplace, woodburning stove, c.h.,
country antiques, washer/drier, bath/shower, small walled sunny garden,
garage, double bedroom plus spare bedroom/study. Available from mid-April.
Tel.: Oxford 510542.

An Englishman's home is his castle—so the saying goes.
We cannot pretend that we have too many castles on offer but if you are
seeking quality rental accommodation in Oxford or the surrounding area we
may be able to help. QB Management is one of Oxford's foremost letting agents,
specialising in lettings to academics, medical personnel, and other
professionals. Our aim is to offer the friendliest and most helpful service in
Oxford. Visit our Web site at: http://www.qbman.co.uk and view details of all
the properties that we have currently available to let. Alternatively, telephone,
fax, or e-mail us with details of your requirements and we will do whatever
we can without obligation. Tel.: Oxford 764533, fax: 764777, e-mail:
info@qbman.co.uk.

Pretty Edwardian house, newly refurbished to mix classic
features with modern amenities. Central location in quiet residential area, close
to University and riverside meadows. Three bedrooms, study, lounge, dining
room, completely new kitchen, bathroom and garden. Furnished and equipped
to high standard. £1,250 p.c.m. exc. bills. Domestic services can be
arranged. Available from Sept. Tel.: 00 44 (0) 1865 251003, e-mail:
mpaehoney@aol.co.

Newly refurbished, delightful, bright, 4-bedroom house. Gas
c.h. Two double, 2 single bedrooms (one could be study), bedrooms newly
carpeted, lounge with parquet floor/rug, huge kitchen/diner, utility room. Near
amenities, shopping centre (Sainsburys/Tesco), park. Five mins. walk to main
bus route. Lovely garden. No problem parking.Tel.: Oxford 747793/751826 or
0181 568 5390.

Charming, self-contained, furnished cottage attached to old
Cotswold house. Beautiful 30 mile open view in quiet village, 7 mins. from
Charlbury Station (11 mins. from Oxford). One double bedroom, one
single/office, 2 bathrooms, 33ft (10m) long sitting room, conservatory/dining
room, kitchen and utility room. Extensive cupboard space. Suit visiting
academic/professional, single, or couple. Long or short lets considered. Regret
no children or pets. £660 per calendar month. Tel/fax: 01993 878700.
Available from 20 March.

North Oxford house available from 28 Mar. 2000 for one year
or less. Walk to colleges, train station, and bus station, near Port Meadow,
c.h., recently re-decorated, desks, filing cabinets, several large closets,
secluded garden, 2 1/2 bathrooms. washing machine, drier, telephone, linen,
dishes, 2 bicycles. Suitable for visiting academics. Two bedrooms, £950
p.m.; 3 bedrooms, £1,250 p.m (inc. bedsit with separate entrance). Tel.: J.
Mackrell (eves.), Oxford 775567, or Canada: A.Gaston, 613 745 1368, fax. 613 745
0299. E-mail: Tony.Gaston@EC.GC.CA or Gaston@cyberus.ca.

Central Oxford, Rewley Park. Newly built 2-bedroom terrace
house, within easy walk of the University and city centre. Situated in a quiet
cul-de-sac close by train station. Small garden, with patio. Fully carpeted,
furnished and equipped to a high standard, allocated parking. Available 12
March, either for 6 month minimum at £795 p.c.m. exc. council tax and
water rates, or short let at £865 p.c.m. inc. Apply Dr Josephine Reynell,
70 Southmoor Rd., Oxford OX2 6RB. Tel.: Oxford 516615, fax: Oxford 516616, e-
mail: macdonaldreynell@netscapeonline.co.uk.

East Oxford. Four bedroom, 2 reception, Victorian house.
£1,000 p.c.m. Tel.: Nick on Oxford 725735.

Make finding accommodation easy. Finders Keepers have a
dedicated approach to helping you find the right property. Browse through
our website for up-to-date detailed information on properties available and
make use of our interactive database, priority reservation service (credit
cards accepted), personal service and professional advice. For further
information please contact Finders Keepers at 226, Banbury Road, Summertown,
Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011. Fax: Oxford 556993. E-mail:
oxford@finders.co.uk. Internet site: http://www.finders.co.uk.

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Flats to Let

North Oxford . Excellent 2 double-bedroom flat on 2 floors.
Light, well furnished, lots of character, ideally situated for colleges. £895
p.c.m. Tel.: Christine Cox, Oxford 310000 for further details.

Large, airy, top floor flat, comprising 1 double bedroom, 1
single, lounge/dining room, kitchen and bathroom. Five minute walk from
Wolfson College. £750 p.c.m. plus gas and electricity. No council tax.
Regret no pets, children or smoking. Tel.: Oxford 558959.

Self-contained furnished flat attached to family house, in
quiet village 12 miles west of Oxford. Own entrance, living room/bedroom,
separate kitchen, shower and w.c., phone line, use of washing machine.
Parking, public transport links to Witney and Oxford. £300 p.c.m. inc.
bills. Non-smoker preferred. Tel.: 01993 772403, e-mail: musson_nuttall@msn.com
or mussond@oup.co.uk.

Central North Oxford, Bardwell Road. Very attractive,ground
floor, 2-bedroom flat in Victorian conversion, furnished and equipped to a
high standard. Open plan living room/kitchen, south-facing over garden.
Double bedroom, single bedroom, bath/shower, c.h., washer/drier, dishwasher
etc. Good storage, communal garden, parking, garage by separate arrangement
if required. Available from mid-March. Tel.: Oxford 510542.

Choice of brand new 2-bedroom apartments, situated in the
heart of Jericho, within walking distance of the university departments, and
the city centre. Furnished and equipped to a high standard, 1 double
bedroom, and 1 single bedroom/study. These apartments are located in a
private courtyard, with bike stores. For more information please contact Julia
at Finders Keepers, 226 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX1 2BY. Tel.:
Oxford 311011, or e-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk.

Spacious 2-bedroom apartment situated in prestigious North
Oxford road. Walking distance of city centre, university departments and
parks, this apartment is ideal for visiting academics. Available now. Please
contact Julia at Finders Keepers, 226 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX1
2BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011 or e-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk.

Murray Court, Banbury Rd, Oxford. Very spacious (200 sq
yds.), quiet, first floor flat. Three double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 ensuite).
Fully furnished to high standard, gas c.h., garage, garden. Within short
walking distance Science Area, University Parks and city centre. Non-smokers
only. £1,250 p.c.m. Tel.: Brooks Property Management, Oxford 728597, fax:
794606.

Central North Oxford, 10 minutes walk from city centre, all
main University buildings, and parks, and very close to the river. Available
for short/long let. Exceptionally well-furnished, comfortable flats in extremely
quiet, civilised, large Victorian house in this exclusive, leafy, residential
Victorian suburb, with large, light, airy rooms. First-floor flat available from
11 March, large double bedroom, large drawing room, kitchen, bathroom;
ground-floor available from 1 June, 1 double, 1 single bedroom, drawing-room,
kitchen, bathroom. Off-street parking and secluded garden. Tel./fax: Oxford
552400.

Butler Close, central Oxford. Two-bedroom, first floor flat.
£675 p.m. Apply: Carter Jonas, 269 Banbury Rd., Summertown. Tel.: Oxford
511444.

Fully furnished flat near Oxford in 18th-c. house, centrally
located in Woodstock. Two bedrooms, large sitting room, dining room, kitchen,
and bathroom. Telephone, c.h., washer/drier etc. Available 16 Apr. 2000.
£600 p.c.m. Tel.: 01993 811488.

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Accommodation Offered

Finders Keepers specialises in managing your home and
investment. With our 27 years' experience we assure you of a high level of
service from dedicated and professional letting and management teams. Many
of our landlords have remained with us since we opened and are still reaping
the benefits of our high standards of property management. If you would like
details of our services please contact Finders Keepers at 226 Banbury Road,
Summertown, Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011, fax: Oxford 556993, e-mail:
oxford@finders.co.uk. Internet site: http://www.finders.co.uk.

House-share in Iffley Fields. Suitable for 30—45 year old,
either working or post graduate. £320 p.c.m. plus bills. Available from 1
Mar., 2000. No smokers, pets. Tel.: Oxford 247934.

Single bedroom available in rural cottage to share with one
person. Pretty village 10 miles south of Oxford. Easy access to Oxford,
Abingdon, Didcot. Very spacious living/dining room, fully equipped kitchen,
separate shower and jacuzzi bath tub, study, patio style garden. Available 1
April. £345 p.c.m. Tel.:(Anne) 01235 446432 (lab), 01235 835742 (private),
e-mail: anne.de.rudder@rl.ac.uk.

Paying guests, visiting academics welcomed for short or long
stays in the warm, comfortable home of a semi-retired academic couple in
exclusive, quiet, central north Oxford. Within walking distance of all main
university buildings, town centre, parks, river, good shops and restaurants.
All rooms have colour TV, tea- and coffee-making facilities, microwave and
refrigerator/refrigerator availability, c.h. and alternative heating. Breakfast
included in the very moderate terms. Tel./fax Oxford 557879.

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Accommodation Sought

Going abroad? Or just thinking of letting your property? QB
Management is one of Oxford's foremost letting agents and property managers.
We specialise in lettings to both academic and professional individuals and
their families, and have a constant flow of enquiries from good-quality tenants
seeking property in the Oxford area. If you would like details of our services,
or if you simply need some informal help and advice without obligation,
telephone us: Oxford 764533, fax us: 764777, or e-mail us: info@qbman.co.uk.
Alternatively, we would invite you to visit our Web site at:
http://www.qbman.co.uk and see how we could be marketing your property.

House wanted for academic year 2000/2001 for family of 5.
Isaac Meir will be visiting Professor with us at the School of Architecture for
the year from Ben Gurion University in the Negev. For more details please
contact Sue Roaf on Oxford 515001, e-mail: sroaf@brookes.ac.uk, or Isaac Meir
directly on e-mail: sakis@bgumail.ac.il.

Visiting American scientist, and teenage daughter wish to
rent furnished accommodation from end of April. Two bedroom flat or similar
within ring-road is preferred. Short or long term let would be considered.
Contact either Dr. Kelly Allers (e-mail: kaallers@helix.nih.gov) or Dr. Trevor
Sharp (tel.: Oxford (2) 281172, e-mail: trevor.sharp@clinpharm.ox.ac.uk).

We are careful and considerate females searching for a long-
term let in East Oxford. A 3–4 bedroom house with at least 1 reception
room would be ideal. We are n/s young professionals with no pets, children,
or live-in partners. References and deposit available. Please contact Hannah
on Oxford 723410, e-mail: kennerh@oup.co.uk, or Becky, e-mail:
becky.hitch@lefevre.co.uk.

Visiting MIT academic and family looking for 3 or more
bedroom, furnished house to let in the Oxfordshire area during Summer 2000
(period flexible). Contact Dr. Spencer Pitcher, USA, tel.: 617 253 8667, fax: 617
253 0627, e-mail: csp@psfc.mit.edu.

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Summer Lets

Superb, modern, architect designed house, in residential
North Oxford. Easy access to city centre (several bus routes, or walk along
road or canal). Quiet location. Easily looked-after garden. Very much has
feeling of being out in the country. Very large kitchen/dining room, large
living room upstairs to take advantage of view over large green open space.
Modern furniture, fully equipped. Available July and August. Prefer non-
smokers and no children. Tel.: Oxford 511825 (eves. or Sundays), e-mail:
l.lyons1@physics.ox.ac.uk.

Family home to let for July and August 2000. Fully furnished
and sleeps five. Includes large, west facing family room opening out onto
patio, and into large garden. parking spaces in driveway. Rent £1,000
p.m. For further info. tel./fax: Oxford 513688, or e-mail:
douglas.wilkinson@nda.ox.ac.uk.

Spacious and beautiful family house available to rent from
21 July—end of Aug. All modern facilities (washing machine, dishwasher
etc.); c.h., lovely garden; 5 mins. walk to Summertown shopping area; regular
bus service to city centre. Rent £330 p.w. incl. all services. Precise dates
and rent are flexible and negotiable. Contact: Professor G.A.Dover, Oxford
554300 (Wed.,—Sun.) or tel.: 0116 2523983 (Mon.,—Wed.,morning), fax:
0116 2523378, e-mail: sjb28@le.ac.uk.
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Holiday Lets

Greece. House to let in Peloponnese. Two bedrooms, 2
bathrooms. Spacious terraces. Very well equipped. Own garden; wide open view
over bay and countryside. Swimming pool/tennis court close by. Village and
beach 1 km. Good fish tavernas. £250 p.w. Tel.: Oxford 243641.

Charming terraced house for short and long lets in
conservation zone of unspoilt Southwold (Suffolk), seconds from the sea.
Sleeps 4+. Marvellous area for walking, cycling (2 bicycles available), church
visiting, bird-watching, and pub-hopping. Tel.: Oxford 513464 (eves.).

Italy. Attractive and spacious converted granary. Less than
a mile from Montagnana, a medieval town in Veneto. Half an hour to Padua,
Mantua; 1 hr. from Verona, Vincenza, and Ferrara, 45 mins. to Venice by train.
Sleeps 4/5. Contact: fratucello@aol.com, or tel.: 0181 348 8528.

Catalonia. Well appointed, 3-bedroom house in the unspoilt
Catalonian village of Regencos (about 60 miles north-east of Barcelona, and 4
miles inland), near Palafrugell; available 1 April—31 Aug. Several superb
beaches within a radius of 6 miles. The house, which sleeps 6, is on 2 floors,
each of which is a self-contained flat with kitchen, bathroom, and
lounge/dining area. The ground floor has a large double bedroom, while the
upper floor has a similar double bedroom and a further twin-bedded room.
Attractive roof garden with superb views over surrounding countryside.
Spanish maid visits every Sunday, and will cook delicious meals. £1,000
p.c.m., £550 per fortnight, or £300 per week. Ring Dr. Charles Mould,
01844 208234, fax: 01844 202613, or e-mail: charles.mould@stx.ox.ac.uk, for
further particulars.

Self-catering accommodation 5 minutes walk to city centre.
We have 4-bedroom self-contained flats to let from July to Sept., fully
equipped kitchens for groups or families. Close to shops, restaurants and
buses. A 24-hour lodge with CCTV. Pleasant gardens in tranquil surroundings.
Use of the adjacent sports ground. Washing machines on site. Free off-road
parking. For rates tel./fax Oxford 725364.

Tuscany, Italy. Charming 17th-c. farmhouse in unspoilt
mountain village with magnificent views. Spacious accommodation, fully
modernised, with lovely garden and swimming pool. Near Lucca; easy access
to Pisa and Florence. Sleeps 8—10. Not available in August. Tel.: 0181 446
4913.

Lovely Greek house on the beautiful island of Skopelos.
Comfortably sleeps 4 but will sleep 6. Two bathrooms, well equipped kitchen,
air conditioning. Covered roof patio overlooks harbour which is 2 mins., away.
Available June—Sept. For details and illustrated brochure tel.: 01952
510724 or e-mail: gerry.caulfield@dknet.uk.

Umbria/Tuscany border. Delightfully restored, spacious
farmhouse for rent, 2 double bedrooms sleeping 4. Also cottage nearby
sleeping 2. For colour brochure tel.: 01923 497845, fax: 01923 354174.

Algarve. A well furnished, modern, spacious ground floor
apartment at Praia da Luz near Lagos, with 2 twin bedrooms, lounge/dining
room with double sofa bed, a well equipped kitchen including microwave,
bathroom with bath and shower, 2 balconies with sea-views, and small garden
with barbecue. The apartment is adjacent to the Ocean Club to which full
membership is available, offering 3 swimming pools, children's splash pool,
tennis courts, Jonathan Markson Tennis Centre (courses and private coaching
available), and restaurant. The apartment is within 200 metres of the centre
of town, which has a good variety of restaurants and bars, and 300 metres
from the beach. There are 3 golf courses within 10 mins. drive. Maid service
3 times per week, linen, towels, electricity and gas are all included. Tel.: 01582
761510, or e-mail: jflangdon@aol.com.

Dordogne Valley, South West France. Stone built house in an
acre of garden in Lostanges, a small hamlet in the eastern part of the
Dordogne valley, with a 270 degree view across a fabulous valley from a large
elevated terrace. Swimming, lake club, tennis and golf nearby. Great cycling,
walking and charming villages everywhere. Sleeps 8—10. Available from
£200—£550 per week. Call Peter Whitehead on 01295 670320 for
more details and/or brochure.

Holidays in Brittany, for those in search of peace,
tranquillity, uncrowded roads, safe, clean beaches, cycling, walking, riding,
and high class restaurants at low cost prices, Maison Selecte offer a range of
charming properties in the Cote d'Armor area of Brittany. Choose from, one
bedroom country cottages to four-bedroom farmhouses. For further details,
and brochure, tel.: Maison Selecte Properties 00 33 2 96 84 86 50, fax: 00 33
2 96 84 85 19, e-mail: maisonprop@aol.com, or write to Le Bourg Tremeur 22250,
Brittany, France.

French country house, 45 mins SE of Bordeaux. Simple but
well equipped, flexible accommodation suits 2 to 12 or more. 5km from village
with basic shops, weekly market, tennis court. Choice of market towns 15-20
mins. Sea 1 hour away. £500 p.w. July and August. £350 other times.
Tel.: 01235 751633.

Italy, Umbria. `Casa Colonica' on its own road in hills 5 miles
N.E. of Assisi, in National Park, superb views, wild life, kitchen, dining/sitting
room, 2 double bedrooms, large bathroom, car essential; Lombardia, Lake Como,
in village house, closely overlooking lake, 25 minutes from Como city. One
double bedroom, sitting/dining room, kitchenette, bathroom, open terrace. For
either let, £300 p.w., £550 fortnight. Tel.: Oxford 768775.

Tuscany. Family-owned Wine Estate, producing highly
recognised wines, olive oil and cheese, offers ancient farmhouse and
apartments, accommodating 2 up to 12 plus. Pool, secluded rural setting, half
hour central Florence. Tel./fax: (0039) 055 824 9120, e-mail: pgklpoggio@ftbcc.it.
`Fattoria Corzano and Paterno'.

Traditional Andalusian house in mountain village. Sleeps 6.
Immaculate and newly furnished, spacious with large roof terrace overlooking
orange groves and hills. Dishwasher, washing machine. Sea 25 minutes.
Granada 20 minutes. Sierra Nevada peaks 40 minutes. Summer and Easter
£380 per week, otherwise £260 per week – both incl. linen and
cleaner. Tel.: Oxford 515778.

Crete. A traditional Cretan house in old town Rethimno,
superbly renovated to provide space and comfort in beautifully furnished
surroundings. Elevated, vine-covered, sitting area with brick
barbecue—perfect for alfresco dining. It is in a quiet area, and close to
long, sandy beach, taverns, shops, and the many interesting sights in and
around this historic area. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 1 twin). Available all year round.
£280 p.w., £1,000 p.m. All linen, electricty and cleaning inc. Tel./fax:
Nikolaos Glinias, 0030 831 56525, e-mail: nglynias@ret.forthnet.gr.

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<br /> Ox. Univ. Gazette: Diary, 11 February<br /> - 24 February

Diary


Contents of this section:

Academic Staff
Development Programme Seminars
: places should be booked in advance
through
the Staff Development Office, University Offices,
Wellington Square (telephone: (2)70086).

For the full list of courses, see the HREF="http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/training/">Staff Development
ProgrammeWeb site.

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Friday 11 February

THE ALLEGRI STRING QUARTET, with Edith Coakley, viola, perform Mozart's
Quintet in C major, K.515, and John Woolrich's The Death of King
Renaud
, Holywell Music Room, 1 p.m. (tickets £5/£2.50 from the
Oxford Playhouse or at the door).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Ceramics: reflections on Islamic lustreware',
1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.)

DR J. WALDREN: `Death in Majorca; sharing eternity with "the Other" '
(Ethnicity and Identity Seminar: `Death'), Institute of Social and Cultural
Anthropology, 11 a.m.

SIR KEITH THOMAS: `Honour and reputation' (Ford's Lectures in British
History: `The ends of life: roads to human fulfilment in early modern
England'), Schools, 5 p.m.

BARONESS KENNEDY: `Reaching the parts beyond formal diplomacy' (St Antony's
College Jubilee Lecture Series), New Lecture Theatre, St Antony's, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS HYTNER lectures, Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's, 5 p.m.

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Saturday 12 February

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM study-day: `Gino Severini—from Futurism to
Classicism', 10 a.m.–4 p.m. (Cost of attendance £18. Booking essential:
tel. (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.)

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Sunday 13 February

THE REVD CANON PROFESSOR KEITH WARD preaches a Sermon on Religion and
Science (second in series, by different preachers), St Mary's, 10 a.m.

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Monday 14 February

R. BARBER: `Looking after children: child public health' (Fertility and
Reproduction Seminars), basement Seminar Room, Institute of Social and
Cultural Anthropology, 11 a.m.

DR K. FISHER: `The understanding and practices of birth control' (seminar
series: `Understanding twentieth-century health-care through oral history'),
Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, 2 p.m.

RT. HON. GERALD KAUFMAN, MP: `Commons Select Committees under Blair'
(seminar series: `Political and Constitutional Reform'), Summer Common Room,
Magdalen, 5 p.m.

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Tuesday 15 February

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Programme seminar: `Negotiation and dealing
with conflict', 9 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Yesterday's Valentines', 1.15 p.m. (Cost:
£1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.)

PROFESSOR P. WEINDLING and Dr M. Black: `German representation in the
League of Nations health organisations: the role of the malariologist, Bernard
Nocht' and `The History of UNICEF' (workshop series: `NGOs, international
organisations, and tropical health and medicine'), Wellcome Unit for the History
of Medicine, 2 p.m.

PROFESSOR D. GREENHALGH: `Optical diagnostics in gas flow and combustion'
(Graduate Interdisciplinary Lectures: `Seeing things in a new light—laser
applications in science and technology', Lindemann Lecture Theatre, Clarendon
Laboratory, 4.15 p.m.

A. CHESTER: `Land and nation' (Speaker's Lectures in Biblical Studies: `Future
hope and present reality'), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR A. HASTINGS: `The twentieth century' (Lecture series to celebrate
the start of a new millennium: `The history of Christianity—how we got to
where we are now'), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR D.L.T. ANDERSON: `Physics of climate' (Wolfson College Lectures:
`Physics at the boundaries'), the Hall, Wolfson, 5 p.m. (open to the public).

J. MEADOWCROFT: `Implementing sustainability in high-consumption societies'
(Oxford Centre for the Environment, Ethics, and Society seminars), Council
Room, Main Building, Mansfield, 5 p.m.

R. GILDEA: ` "Ici commence la France libre"? Ironies of the Liberation,
1944–5' (Seminar in Modern French History and Politics), Maison
Française, 5 p.m.

D. MAGETTI: `La littérature de langue française en Suisse'
(French Language-World Literature Seminar), Maison Française, 5 p.m.

K. RUSSMAN: `The United States's policy of incorporating music performance
in its psychological warfare strategy during the Cold War and its
consequences' (Graduate Students' Colloquia), Music Faculty, 5.15 p.m.

DR C. BROCK: `Female education in developing countries' (St Hugh's College
MCR Maplethorpe Lectures: `Crisis, transformation, and development'),
Wordsworth Room, St Hugh's, 6 p.m.

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Wednesday 16 February

PROFESSOR D. KARLIN: `The figure of the singer' (F.W. Bateson Memorial
Lecture), Schools, 5 p.m.

MS C. BRUN: `Newcomers and hosts: internally displaced Muslims in Puttalam
District, Sri Lanka' (Refugee Studies Centre seminars: `Perspectives on forced
migration'), Library Wing Seminar Room, Queen Elizabeth House, 5 p.m.

PAULA CLAIRE: lecture-performance in response to the exhibition `Gino
Severini—from Futurism to Classicism', Ashmolean Museum, 5 p.m.
(admission free).

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Thursday 17 February

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Programme seminar: `Recruitment and selection
for occasional recruiters', 9.30 a.m. (see information
above
).

S. POOLE: `Women, borders, and boundaries in the Francophone literature of
Algeria's war' (Centre for Cross-Cultural Research on Women seminars: `Cross-
border narratives—between North and West Africa'), Library Wing Seminar
Room, Queen Elizabeth House, 2 p.m.

PROFESSOR R. HEWISON: ` "A new and noble school in England": Ruskin and
the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood' (Slade Lectures: `Ruskin today'), Lecture Hall,
University Museum of Natural History, 5 p.m. (open to the public).

DR THOMAS MICHEL: `God's unity and trinity: the Islamic–Christian debate'
(Martin D'Arcy Memorial Lectures: `Paul of Antioch and Ibn Taymiyya: the
modern relevance of a medieval polemic'), Schools, 5 p.m.

DR C. JUMA: `International trade and environment' (Linacre Lectures:
`Consciousness of connections: global environments in the new millennium'),
Lecture Theatre A, Zoology/Psychology Building, 5.30 p.m.

E. TERRAY: `La politique contre la loi' (lecture), Maison Française, 8 p.m.

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Friday 18 February

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Glass through the ages', 1.15 p.m. (Cost:
£1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.)

DR J. HOCKEY: `Social death before death: social life after death' (Ethnicity
and Identity Seminar: `Death'), Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology,
11 a.m.

SIR KEITH THOMAS: `Friendship and sociability' (Ford's Lectures in British
History: `The ends of life: roads to human fulfilment in early modern
England'), Schools, 5 p.m.

MS BRIDGET KENDALL: `Kosovo and after: the future of spin in the digital age'
(St Antony's College Jubilee Lecture Series), New Lecture Theatre, St Antony's,
5 p.m.

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS HYTNER lectures, Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's, 5 p.m.

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Saturday 19 February

KEBLE COLLEGE: one-day programme of events to commemorate the hundredth
anniversary of the death of William Butterfield, architect of the college (details
from the College Development Office: (2)82338).

JAMES BUSWELL (violin), Caroline Wolff (viola), and Colin Carr (cello) perform
chamber music by Schubert, Ravel, Ysaye, and Mozart, Garden Quadrangle
Auditorium, St John's, 8 p.m. (admission by free programme, available from the
college lodge; reserved for members of St John's until ten days before the
concert).

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Sunday 20 February

DR PAULINE RUDD preaches a Sermon on Religion and Science (third in series,
by different preachers), St Mary's, 10 a.m.

JAMES BUSWELL: master-class, Garden Quadrangle Auditorium, St John's, 10
a.m. (admission by free programme, available from the Porters' Lodge, St
John's; reserved for college members until ten days before the event).

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Monday 21 February

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Programme seminar: `Recruitment and selection'
(day 1), 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

DR S. TREMAYNE: `Population policy in post-revolutionary Iran' (Fertility and
Reproduction Seminars), basement Seminar Room, Institute of Social and
Cultural Anthropology, 11 a.m.

DR D. ATKINSON: `A history of learning disabilities' (seminar series:
`Understanding twentieth-century health-care through oral history'), Wellcome
Unit for the History of Medicine, 2 p.m.

PROFESSOR D. BORCHMEYER: `Goethe's musical horizon' (public lecture),
Holywell Music Room, 5 p.m.

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Tuesday 22 February

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Programme seminar: `Recruitment and selection'
(day 2), 9 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Gino Severini: from Futurism to Classicism'
(special exhibition), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9
a.m.–1 p.m.)

PROFESSOR D. PAYNE: `The optical telecommunications revolution' (Graduate
Interdisciplinary Lectures: `Seeing things in a new light—laser applications
in science and technology', Lindemann Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory,
4.15 p.m.

P. CLAVAL: `The regional approach in geography' (lecture, in Maison
Française series), School of Geography, 4.30 p.m.

A. CHESTER: `Kingdom and Messiah' (Speaker's Lectures in Biblical Studies:
`Future hope and present reality'), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR D.A. KING: `Atoms at the surfaces of solids: structure, bonding,
magnetism, and reactivity at solid surfaces' (Wolfson College Lectures: `Physics
at the boundaries'), the Hall, Wolfson, 5 p.m. (open to the public).

C. REDGWELL: `New mechanisms for ensuring state compliance with international
environmental obligations' (Oxford Centre for the Environment, Ethics, and
Society seminars), Council Room, Main Building, Mansfield, 5 p.m.

W.M. MORGAN: `Problems and possibilities in the comparative study of religions'
(Interdisciplinary Seminars in the Study of Religions: `Comparative approaches
in the study of religions'), Blue Boar Seminar Room, Christ Church, 5 p.m.

A. KAHAN: `Endings and beginnings: political discourse in nineteenth-century
France' (Seminar in Modern French History and Politics), Maison
Française, 5 p.m.

H. MACDONALD: `Beethoven's game of cat and mouse' (Graduate Students'
Colloquia), Music Faculty, 5.15 p.m.

C. GRIFFITHS: `Women and social development in francophone Africa' (St Hugh's
College MCR Maplethorpe Lectures: `Crisis, transformation, and development'),
Wordsworth Room, St Hugh's, 6 p.m.

P. CLAVAL and Professor Ceri Peach: `The evolution and specifities of French
geography' (debate), Maison Française, 8 p.m.

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Wednesday 23 February

TERESA CAHILL, soprano, leads a masterclass for student singers from the
Faculty of Music, Denis Arnold Hall, Music Faculty, 2 p.m. (open to the
public).

PROFESSOR E. ULRICH: `Hebrew texts of the Psalter and the Septuagint
translation' (Grinfield Lectures on the Septuagint: `The Septuagint in light of
the Qumran Scrolls'), Schools, 5 p.m. (followed by discussion).

DR N. AL ALI: `Problematising "transnational communities": a case study of
Bosnian refugees' (Refugee Studies Centre seminars: `Perspectives on forced
migration'), Library Wing Seminar Room, Queen Elizabeth House, 5 p.m.

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Thursday 24 February

N. HITCHCOTT: `Migrating genders in Calixthe Beyala's fiction' (Centre for
Cross-Cultural Research on Women seminars: `Cross-border
narratives—between North and West Africa'), Library Wing Seminar Room,
Queen Elizabeth House, 2 p.m.

PROFESSOR R. HEWISON: ` "The two paths": Ruskin after 1860' (Slade
Lectures: `Ruskin today'), Lecture Hall, University Museum of Natural History,
5 p.m. (open to the public).

PROFESSOR E. ULRICH: `The Septuagint translation of Daniel' (Grinfield
Lectures on the Septuagint: `The Septuagint in light of the Qumran Scrolls'),
Schools, 5 p.m. (followed by discussion).

DR THOMAS MICHEL: `Sin and redemption in Christianity and Islam' (Martin
D'Arcy Memorial Lectures: `Paul of Antioch and Ibn Taymiyya: the modern
relevance of a medieval polemic'), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR S. YEARLEY: `Social movements as problematic agents of global
environmental change' (Linacre Lectures: `Consciousness of connections: global
environments in the new millennium'), Lecture Theatre A, Zoology/Psychology
Building, 5.30 p.m.

D. BENSAÏD and S. Budgen: `A new radicalism in French political
philosophy' (debate), Maison Française, 8 p.m.

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