19 November 1998 - No 4492



<p>Oxford University Gazette,<br /> Vol. 129, No. 4492: 19 November 1998<br /></p>

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19 November 1998



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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 19 November 1998: University<br /> Acts<br />

University Acts


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CONGREGATION 16 November


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 16 November.

Text of Special Resolution

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

TARANI CHANDOLA, Nuffield College

CHRISTOPHER CONOR WALLACE, Nuffield 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 persons who are qualified for membership of
Congregation:

JOHN THAYER HOEKSTRA, Linacre College

VINCENTIUS ANTONIUS ANGELO JANSEN, Linacre College

ANDREW HARVEY MILLAR, Linacre 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:

Chandola, T., MA, Nuffield

Hoekstra, J.T., MA status, Linacre

Jansen, V.A.A., MA status, Linacre

Maughan, G.N., MA, Wycliffe Hall

Mellman, I.S., MA, Lincoln

Millar, A.H., MA status, Linacre

Thomas, R.P.W., MA, Hertford

Wallace, C.C., MA, Nuffield

Wheeler-Booth, M.A.J., MA, Nuffield

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CONGREGATION 17 November


1 Promulgation of Statute

A form of Statute was promulgated. No notice of opposition having
been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the preamble carried of
the proposed Statute concerning the St Catherine of Alexandria
Prize.



2 Declaration of approval of General
Resolution concerning the salaries of university lecturers and
certain other academic staff

That this House endorse the proposals from Council and the
General Board, as set out in the explanatory note to this
resolution, to provide flexibility in the salaries of the
University, CUF, special non-CUF, and faculty lecturers and
academic research officers of up to five increments within the
salary scale above the normal age–wage point.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 19 November 1998: University<br /> Agenda<br />

University Agenda


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CONGREGATION 23 November


Degree by Special Resolution

The following special resolution will be deemed to be
approved at noon on 23 November, unless by that time the
Registrar has received notice in writing from two or more
members of Congregation under the provisions of Tit. II,
Sect. vi, cl. 6 (Statutes, 1997, p. 15) that
they wish the resolution to be put to a meeting of
Congregation.

Text of Special Resolution

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

KATJA GOEBS, Merton College

VLATKO VEDRAL, Merton College

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 19 November 1998: Notices<br />

Notices


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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS

On the recommendation of the Physical Sciences Board, the
General
Board has assigned the chairmanship of Physics to
PROFESSOR R.A. COWLEY, MA, Fellow of Wadham College and
Professor of Experimental Philosophy, for the period from
1 January 1999 to 30 September 2002.

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DEPARTMENT OF ENGINEERING
SCIENCE

On the recommendation of the Physical Sciences Board, the
General Board has assigned the Department of Engineering
Science to PROFESSOR W.R. EATOCK TAYLOR, MA, Fellow of St
Hugh's College and Professor of Mechanical Engineering,
for a period of five years from 1 July 1999.

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DAN GOWLER PRIZE 1998

The Dan Gowler Prize, awarded by the examiners to the
candidate with the best performance in the Organisational
Behaviour and Human Resource Management paper of the
Final Honour Schools of Engineering, or Materials,
Economics, and Management, has been awarded to DANIEL
PITMAN, Keble College.

Note: the 1997 Prize was awarded to Mr W.H.
Chan, Wadham College; an earlier announcement mistakenly
stated that he had been awarded the prize in 1998.

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CITY CENTRE TRAFFIC

The Oxfordshire County Council is proposing to introduce
traffic calming measures in the Science Area, as part of
the Oxford Transport Strategy (OTS), which promotes
public transport, walking and cycling as sustainable
alternatives to car use. The proposals are intended to
improve conditions for those who cycle or walk. These
proposals are being introduced as a package of measures,
which have been developed with the University's City
Centre Traffic Working Party following the Public Inquiry
into the Central traffic orders.

A public exhibition showing both the proposed traffic
calming scheme (which extends from the High Street-
-Longwall Street junction to the St Cross Road--South
Parks Road junction) and the Science Area cycle route
(from the High Street--Longwall Street junction to the
Parks Road--Banbury Road junction), will be held at
Linacre College from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, 20
November, and from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, 21
November.

Information leaflets will be available at the exhibition
and at Speedwell House, Speedwell Street, and County Hall
until 11 December.

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OXFORD ACADEMIC TRAVEL SCHEME
(OATS)

The Oxford Academic Travel Scheme (OATS) seeks to raise
the profile of the University around the work by matching
groups of alumni and friends of Oxford with academics who
are willing to incorporate speaking or social engagements
within overseas travel.

OATS was established in 1991 by the External Relations
Office in response to the growing number of invitations
extended to current Oxford academics by alumni groups
abroad,including Oxford and Cambridge clubs and the
Oxford Society branches. The scheme involves identifying
travelling academics who are willing to give a talk or
lecture about current Oxford developments or attend a
reception which will link them to alumni keen to hear of
the latest University news.

The University has now agreed to allocate a small travel
grant to those taking part in the scheme. Typically, this
might amount to a sum between £50 and £100 to
pay the marginal costs of an additional overnight stay to
deliver the talk, or travel between the original
destination and where the alumni group is based. However,
the small panel of the International Committee, which
will consider awards, has an open mind on the level os
support to be offered. In addition, OATS is now widening
its remit and will seek to support alumni groups with
speakers even if no Oxford visitor has been
identified.

OATS is now compiling its programme for the coming
academic year. Any member of staff who will be travelling
overseas during 1998–9 (or indeed for subsequent
years), willing to participate in the scheme, should
complete an OATS form, available from the External
Relations Office (telephone: (2)78113), and return it
with a brief curriculum vitae
(of no more than one side) to Wendy Fuggles, Public
Relations Officer, External Relations Office, Magdalen
Street, Oxford. This information will then be forwarded
to the relevant overseas contacts, who will be asked to
advise directly whether or not they are able to accept
the offer. (The brief curriculum
vitae
is useful as the alumni group may use
it as part of the publicity for the event.)

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NOTICE OF ELECTION


Clerical and Library Negotiating
Committee

Notice is given that there will be an election on Friday,
8 January 1999, of four representatives of the Clerical
and Library staff to join the staff-side of the Clerical
and Library Negotiating Committee, which normally meets
twice each term to discuss matters relating to the local
terms and conditions of employment of Clerical and
Library staff. The need for the election has arisen as
the current period of office of four of the present
representatives expires on the first day of Hilary Term
1999. All four representatives are eligible for
re-election and are listed below:

  • Ms G.E. Hicks, Bodleian Law Library
  • Mrs L.A. Mills, Computer Services
  • Vacancy (vice Mrs E. Pilbeam,
    Physiology)
  • Vacancy (vice Ms M. Benson, Physiology)

Those elected will hold office until the first day of
Hilary Term 2001 and will be eligible for re-election.

Those eligible for nomination and those eligible to
propose and second nominations and to vote in the
elections will be all staff, full-time and part-time, who
are employed by the University in its Clerical and
Library scales, and who are not members of UNISON.
(Members of UNISON are represented on the committee
through the University UNISON branch.)

Nominations in writing, indicating the names and
departments of the proposer and the seconder, together
with a statement from the nominee that he/she is willing
to stand for election, should be sent to Miss C.
O'Shaughnessy, University Offices, Wellington Square, so
as to arrive no later than Friday, 27 November. It would
also be helpful if each candidate would, at the time of
nomination, submit a paragraph of 100 words about
themselves and what they hope to contribute as
representatives. This information will be distributed
with the voting papers. Voting papers will be distributed
through departments on Monday, 7 December, to be returned
by Friday, 8 January 1999.

Members of staff wishing to find out more about the
work of the directly-elected representatives are welcome
to contact Mrs L.A. Mills (telephone: (2)73261).

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COMPUTING SERVICES


OxTALENT Web Competition 1998

Awards Ceremony

A competition was run over the summer to find the best
Web sites in Oxford for teaching and learning. This was
conducted by OxTalent (Oxford Teaching and Learning
Enhanced by New Technology).

The awards ceremony will take place on Monday, 30
November, 2.30--4 p.m., in the Hadley Lecture Theatre,
the Ashmolean Museum. Prizes will be presented by the
Vice-Chancellor. The presentation of prizes will be
followed by demonstrations from the three prize-winners
(the Humanities Computing Unit's Poetry Tutorials, the
Beazley Archive, and the Department for Continuing
Education's History On-Line).

Details of the competition, including information on
entrants and winners, may be found at
http://info.ox.ac.uk/oxford/seminars/webaward.html.

Note: gowns should be worn at this ceremony.

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FACULTY OF MUSIC

Opera performance

OPERA SEICENTO, conducted by Vassilis Vavoulis, will
perform Antonio Sartorio's opera Giulio Cesare in
Egitto
(1676), at 8 p.m. on Thursday, 26 November,
and Friday, 27 November, in the Holywell Music Room
(concert performance). Tickets, costing £10
(concessions £5) may be obtained from the Playhouse,
Beaumont Street, or at the door.

This is part of the Workshop-Conference `European Baroque
Opera: Institutions and Ceremonies', 27–9 November
(open to the public; telephone: Oxford (2)76125, fax:
(2)76128).

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Essays for the Theatre: secular cantatas by Rameau

THE BAND OF INSTRUMENTS, with Mark Hilhofer (tenor), will
perform secular cantatas by Jean-Philippe Rameau at 5.30
p.m. on Saturday, 28 November, in the Maison
Française. Tickets, costing £6 (concessions
£3), may be obtained from the Playhouse, Beaumont
Street, or at the door.

This is part of the Workshop-Conference `European Baroque
Opera: Institutions and Ceremonies', 27–9 November
(open to the public; telephone: Oxford (2)76125, fax:
(2)76128).

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Concert

RUTH WATERMAN (violin) and Carole Presland (piano) will
give a recital of violin sonatas by Bach, Mozart, and
Elgar, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, 29 November, in the
Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's
College. Tickets, costing £6 (concessions £3),
may be obtained from the Playhouse, Beaumont Street, or
at the door.

This is part of the Workshop-Conference `European Baroque
Opera: Institutions and Ceremonies', 27–9 November
(open to the public; telephone: Oxford (2)76125, fax:
(2)76128).

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Concert

THE ALLEGRI STRING QUARTET, with Matthew Mills (piano),
will perform Haydn's Quartet in E flat, op. 20, no. 5,
and Shostakovitch's Piano Quintet, op. 57, at 1 p.m. on
Friday, 4 December, in the Holywell Music Room. Tickets,
costing £5 (concessions £2.50), may be obtained
from the Playhouse, Beaumont Street, or at the door.

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 19 November 1998: Lectures<br />

Lectures


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INAUGURAL LECTURES


Professor of Statistical Science

PROFESSOR PETER DONNELLY will deliver his inaugural lecture
at 5 p.m. on Monday, 7 December, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Modelling genes.'

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John M. Olin Visiting Professor of
American Government

PROFESSOR CHARLES O. JONES will deliver his inaugural lecture
at 5 p.m. on Monday, 30 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `The speculative imagination in democratic
lawmaking.'

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WILDE LECTURES IN NATURAL AND
COMPARATIVE RELIGION 1998–9

Religion, restitution, and agency: lectures in medicine and
religious thought

PROFESSOR ROLAND LITTLEWOOD, Professor of Anthropology and
Psychiatry, University College Centre for Anthropology, London,
will deliver the Wilde Lectures at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in Hilary
Term, in the Examination Schools.

20 Jan.: `Extreme experiences and religious
cognitions.'

27 Jan.: ` "Moments of creation"---1: the
bodily idioms of cosmology.'

3 Feb.: ` "Moments of creation"---2: some
generalities in the religious embodiment of women prophets
and divine innovators.'

10 Feb.: `In partial defence of Euhemerus.'

17 Feb.: `Therapeutics of the divine: healing as a
characteristic religious idiom.'

24 Feb.: `Healing and restitution as mutual
transformation.'

3 Mar.: `Satan and the computer: the European
revival of spirit possession.'

10 Mar.: `Naturalistic and personalistic modes of
thought.'

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ASTOR VISITING LECTURE

PROFESSOR ALEKSANDR OSPOVAT, University of Californa, Los
Angeles, Astor Visiting Lecturer 1998, will lecture at 5 p.m. on
Thursday, 26 November, in Room 3, the Taylor Institution (note:
not in 47 Wellington Square).


Conveners: J.A.E. Curtis, MA, D.Phil.,
University Lecturer in Russian, and G.S. Smith, MA, D.Litt.,
Professor of Russian.

Subject: `Hidden political allusions in Pushkin's
late prose.'

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MAURICE LUBBOCK LECTURE IN MANAGEMENT
STUDIES 1998

SIR PETER WILLIAMS, Chairman, Oxford Instruments PLC, will
deliver the third annual Maurice Lubbock Lecture in Management
Studies at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 November, in the Examination
Schools. The lecture will be followed by a reception at the
Schools.

Further information may be obtained from Georgina Denn, Said
Business School (telephone: Oxford (2)88654, e-mail:
george.denn@obs.ox.ac.uk).

Subject: `Barriers to innovation.'

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HUDSON MEMORIAL LECTURE 1998

DR N.A.M. RODGER, author of The Safeguard of the
Sea
, The Admiralty, and The Wooden
World: An Anatomy of the Georgian Navy
, will deliver the
Hudson Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 19 November, in
Room 6, the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Training or education? A naval dilemma over
four centuries.'

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CAMERON MACKINTOSH LECTURES

PROFESSOR THELMA HOLT and others will lecture at 5 p.m. on the
following Fridays in the Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's College.

PROFESSOR HOLT and SIR PETER HALL

20 Nov.: `Theatre—where the imagination
lives.'

PROFESSOR HOLT, with CHRISTOPHER FRAYLING, Rector, Royal College
of Arts; MICHAEL GAMBON, actor; MARK ROSENBLATT, director; MARK
RYLANCE, actor and Director, Globe Theatre; BRIAN SEWELL, art
critic; and JULIET STEVENSON, actress

27 Nov.: `Vision for the future'—a debate
on the future of the arts.

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MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES, MUSIC

HERR GOTTFRIED WAGNER, great-grandson of Richard Wagner, will
speak at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 November, in the Taylor
Institution.

Conveners: R.N.N. Robertson, MA, D.Phil., Reader in
German, and P. Franklin, MA, D.Phil., Reader in Music.

Subject: `The reception of Richard Wagner's anti-semitism
from 1945 to the present.'

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MODERN HISTORY


Special Faculty Lecture

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER WICKHAM, School of History, University of
Birmingham, will deliver the annual Special Faculty Lecture at
5 p.m. on Friday, 27 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `An empire fragments: aristocratic wealth
and peasant autonomy in the post-Roman West, 450–750.'

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MUSIC

European Baroque Opera: institutions and ceremonies

This international workshop-conference, sponsored by the European
Science Foundation, the Faculty of Music, the Maison
Française d'Oxford, and Wadham College, will be held on
27–9 November in the Holywell Music Room and the Maison
Française. There will be fifteen speakers, from eight
countries. The meetings are free, and open to the public.
Concerts, opera tickets, and meals are bookable. Enquiries should
be made to the Faculty of Music (telephone: Oxford (2)76125, fax:
(2)76128).

For further details of the events, see `Notices' below.

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RUSKIN SCHOOL OF DRAWING AND FINE ART

The body opened—a history of seeing anatomy and art

PROFESSOR DR GUNTER VON HAGENS will lecture at 4 p.m. on
Wednesday, 25 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Korperwelten: anatomyart—the new
anatomy.'

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CENTRE FOR SOCIO-LEGAL STUDIES

The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursdays in the
Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, Wolfson College.

Convener: D.J. Galligan, BCL, MA, Professor of Socio-
Legal Studies and Director of the Centre for Socio-Legal
Studies.

DR P. HILLER, Bielefeld

19 Nov.: `The production of legal knowledge in
public organisations.'

PROFESSOR D.S. HAMILTON, University of Texas at Austin

26 Nov.: `Constitutional grounds for
presidential impeachment'.

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North Lecture

VEERLE HEYVAERT, North Fellow, the Centre for Socio-Legal
Studies, will deliver the North Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday,
3 December, in the Examination Schools. The lecture will be open
to the public.

Subject: Institutions for regulating risk: health and
environmental decision-making in the United States, Europe, and
at the international level.'

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NERC INSTITUTE OF VIROLOGY AND
ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY

The following seminars will be held at 4 p.m. on Fridays in the
IVEM seminar room. It is expected that further seminars will be
announced later (for details, see http://www.nerc-
oxford.ac.uk/seminars/michaelmas98.html).

DR G. ROBINSON, Kent

27 Nov.: to be announced.

PROFESSOR L. FORNEY, Groningen

4 Dec.: to be announced.

DR A. WEIGHTMAN, Cardiff

11 Dec.: to be announced.

DR A. CHAKRABARTY, Illinois

15 Jan.: `Environmental signals and host--
pathogen communications in respiratory tract
infections.'

PROFESSOR H. HARMS, École Polytechnique
Fédérale de Lausanne

12 Mar.: `Bioavailability of organic
contaminants in soil—a microscopic view.'

PROFESSOR S. MOLIN, Technical University of Denmark

26 Mar.: to be announced.

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WELLCOME UNIT FOR THE HISTORY OF
MEDICINE

History of tropical medicine and infectious diseases

DR M. HARRISON and DR M. WORBOYS, Sheffield Hallam University,
will give a seminar in this series at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, 24
November, in the Seminar Room, the Wellcome Unit, 47 Banbury
Road. The seminar is given in association with Green College.

Convener: Dr M. Malowany (telephone: (2)74600,
e-mail: maureen.malowany@wuhmo.ox.ac.uk).

Subject: `Smallpox eradication in India.'

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GREEN COLLEGE


Brian Walker Lecture on Environment and
Development

DR R. JOLLY, Special Adviser to the Administrator, United Nations
Development Programme, New York, will deliver the Brian Walker
Lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 26 November, in the Witts Lecture
Theatre, the Radcliffe Infirmary.

Subject: `Human development and environment
priorities: basis for a grand alliance.'

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ST ANNE'S COLLEGE


John Berger Lecture

STEPHEN FARTHING, Ruskin Master of Drawing and Fellow of St
Edmund Hall, will deliver the John Berger Lecture at 4 p.m. on
Thursday, 26 November, in the Mary Ogilvie Lecture Theatre, St
Anne's College.

The John Berger Lectures take place on an occasional basis and
focus on various aspects of art history. The series is organised
by The Laboratory at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art.
The overall title salutes the seminal and ongoing contribution
of John Berger to the study of the visual arts.

Subject: `How to draw a pigeon.'

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

Special Lecture

MICHAEL IGNATIEFF will talk about the writing of his recent
biography of Sir Isaiah Berlin at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 2
December, in the New Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College. The
lecture will be followed by a book-signing.

Admission will be by ticket only, available from the Development
Office, St Antony's (telephone: (2)74496, fax: (2)74494, e-mail:
polly.friedhoff@sant.ox.ac.uk).

Subject: `The shadow cast by a life: a biographer and
his subject.'

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ST CATHERINE'S COLLEGE


Alan Tayler Lecture 1998

PROFESSOR G.I. BARENBLATT, Professor in Residence, University of
California, Berkeley, and G.I. Taylor Professor Emeritus,
Cambridge, will deliver the Alan Tayler Lecture at 5 p.m. on
Monday, 30 November, in the Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's College. Tea will be served from 4.15 p.m.

Subject: `Turbulence: an old challenge and new
perspectives.'

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OXFORD MEDIEVAL SOCIETY

PROFESSOR R. HANNA will lecture at 8.30 p.m. on Thursday, 26
November, in the Kidd Room, Christ Church. Wine will be served
from 8.15 p.m. New members are welcome.

Subject: `Reading Piers Plowman.'

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<br /> Oxford University Gazette, 19 November 1998: Grants and Funding<br />

Grants and Research Funding


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CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES


International Organisations and the
Security Issues of the Post-Cold War Era

The Centre for International Studies invites applications from
members of Oxford University for research grants in the subject
area named above.

Applications are invited for grants of up to £5,000
for research projects in the two areas of transitions from war
to peace, and regionalism and regional organisation. Selections
will be made three times a year.

This competition is an integral part of the Centre's
research programme on International Organisations and the
Security Issues of the Post-Cold War Era. It has four components:
the role of international organisations in transitions from war
to peace; international organisations and new threats to
international peace and security; regionalism, regional
organisations and security; and the attitudes and policies of
states and groups of states towards international organisations.
Details of the programme and its management may be found on the
Centre for International Studies Web site, www.ssfc.ox.ac.uk/cis.

The competition is open to university faculty members and
to research students who have completed doctoral theses.

Applications should be in the form of a letter giving a
brief description of the proposed research and its end product,
and a budget. They should indicate how the project is related to
the objectives of the transitions from war to peace and
regionalism components of the programme. Research students should
also provide a letter of support from their supervisor.

This competition will be managed by the Managers of the
Cyril Foster and Related Funds, to whom applications should be
directed. Applications should be submitted to Marga Lyall,
Secretary, Centre for International Studies, Social Studies
Faculty Centre, George Street, Oxford OX1 2RL, by the end of
seventh week this Michaelmas Term only, and thereafter by the
end of fifth week of each term for consideration at the termly
Committee meeting of the Managers of the Cyril Foster and
Related Funds.

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ROYAL COMMISSION FOR THE EXHIBITION OF
1851

The Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851 offer each year a
number of studentships and fellowships `to increase the means of
industrial education and extend the influence of science and art
upon productive industry'. The commissioners, based in London,
have given notice of two of the annual competitions detailed
below.

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Royal Commission Industrial Fellowships

About six Industrial Fellowships are offered for selected
graduates, working in British industry, who have a good degree
in engineering, science, or medicine.

Those eligible will be British nationals, resident in the UK, who
are employed by a British company. They must have a good first
degree in an appropriate discipline, and have identified a
research and/or development topic, leading to a patent, product,
or process specification within the time-scale of the award. The
fellowship may possibly be held in conjunction with a higher
academic award, with an established link with appropriate staff
at a British university. A willingness to travel is also sought.
Fellows will normally take up their appointment within two years
of graduation, although older candidates may apply.

The award comprises 50 per cent of a fellow's salary, including
the employer's share of national insurance and superannuation,
up to a limit of £15,000, reviewed annually. University fees
are paid, as are travel costs up to a limit of £3,200 per
annum. The fellowship is tenable for up to three years, renewable
annually on receipt of favourable reports. On completion of the
fellowship, the fellow's university will receive an honorarium
of £14,000.

There is a pro-forma application form for these awards, available
from the Careers Service, 56 Banbury Road. In addition,
applicants should submit to the commission their curriculum
vitae
, a description of the proposed programme of work
including milestones and deliverables, a costed proposal for
travel during the fellowship, information about their company,
and endorsements from their technical director and proposed
academic supervisor. The closing date is 29 January 1999.

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1851 Research Fellowships in Science or
Engineering

The scheme of 1851 Research Fellowships is intended to give a few
young scientists or engineers of exceptional promise the
opportunity for conducting research for a further period of two
years. Approximately six awards are made each year.

Candidates in science subjects must be in possession of a
doctoral degree, or in the final stages of their doctoral studies
which must be successfully completed before the provisional award
of a fellowship will be confirmed. Candidates offering
engineering must be at least of postgraduate standing.

The fellowships are open to candidates in any of the physical or
biological sciences, in mathematics, in applied sciences, or in
any branch of engineering. Candidates in mathematics (including
applied mathematics) and the pure sciences who wish to transfer
into engineering or a branch of applied science are particularly
encouraged to apply.

The fellowship stipend is currently £15,735 for the first
year's tenure, and £16,655 for the second year. In addition
a London weighting of £2,134 per annum is payable in
appropriate cases, and an enhanced stipend may be payable to
cover contributions to a personal pension scheme.

A candidate must be British or a citizen of the British
Commonwealth or of the Republics of Ireland or Pakistan, and
should preferably be less than thirty years old on 1 March
1998.

Candidates must be recommended by professors or heads of
department of universities or other institutions of equivalent
status in the United Kingdom. The recommendations will be
considered by the commissioners and the awards made by selection
from among the candidates recommended. If a department recommends
more than one candidate in any one year, the names should be
ranked in order of merit.

A fellowship may be held at any institution at home or abroad
approved by the commissioners, who will express a strong
preference for candidates who wish to work at a university or
institution other than the one at which he or she had completed
her/his studies. A conversion fellowship for mathematicians and
pure scientists should preferably be held at an institution other
than a university.

A fellow will be required to devote herself/himself to research
in some branch of science or engineering. A fellow will be
required to devote her/his whole time to the objects of the
fellowship. A limited amount of time may be devoted to teaching
or lecturing. A fellow will not be debarred from holding another
position of emolument, but the commissioners may at their
discretion modify the value of the fellowship.

Recommendations must be made on the prescribed form on or before
the closing date of 1 March 1999, and should be accompanied by
copies of the relevant published papers, theses, and reports. The
appointments to the fellowship will be made during June. Further
details and an application form may be obtained from Dr J.E.
Sherwood, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford
(telephone: (2)70761, e-mail: jane.sherwood@admin.ox.ac.uk).

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ENTENTE CORDIALE SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME

A number of scholarships will be available in 1999/2000, to
British nationals who wish to proceed to further study,
postgraduate research, or postdoctoral work, in any subject, at
a French university, or a Grande École. Applicants must
expect to graduate with a bachelor's or master's degree in 1999,
or be working towards a doctorate at a UK university. They must
have a good working knowledge of French.

The scholarships are awarded for an academic year and cover
registration fees and living expenses. Allowances are also given
towards the purchase of books and arrival and departure costs.

Further details and application forms are available from the
International Office, University Offices, Wellington Square,
Oxford OX1 2JD (telephone: (2)70241). The closing date for
applications is 30 January 1999.

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ROLLESTON MEMORIAL PRIZE 1999

A prize, worth at least £1,000, is offered for original
research in any of the biological sciences, including the
biomedical sciences. Candidates for the prize should submit an
entry form (see below), together with a brief curriculum
vitae
, and a summary of their research (to be no longer
than five sides of A4). Short-listed candidates will then be
asked to submit their written research. All research submitted
for consideration for the prize should have been undertaken by
candidates after their matriculation.

To be eligible, a candidate (a) must either hold a BA
or BM degree from the University of Oxford, or a BA or MB degree
from the University of Cambridge, or have been admitted as a
student for the degree of M.Litt., M.Sc., or D.Phil. at Oxford,
or as a student for the M.Litt., M.Sc., M.Phil., or Ph.D. at
Cambridge; (b) must not have exceeded a period of six
years from attaining one or other of these qualifications, or
from attaining the first of these qualifications if she or he has
attained more than one; (c) must not have exceeded ten
years from matriculation; (d) must not have been awarded
the prize before.

Applicants should request an entry form from Dr J.E. Sherwood,
Secretary to the Rolleston Memorial Prize Trustees, University
Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD (telephone: (2)70761,
e-mail: jane.sherwood@admin.ox.ac.uk), and return it with the
entry by the closing date of 1 May 1999.

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<br /> Oxf. Univ. Gazette, 19 November 1998: Examinations and Boards<br />

Examinations and Boards


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[Note. An asterisk denotes a reference to a previously
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GENERAL BOARD OF THE FACULTIES

With the approval of the General Board, the following
appointments and reappointments have been made and titles
conferred for the periods stated.

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GENERAL BOARD OF THE FACULTIES

With the approval of the General Board, the following
appointments and reappointments have been made and titles
conferred for the periods stated.

1 Appointments

READER IN ECONOMICS AND DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF THE CENTRE
FOR THE STUDY OF AFRICAN ECONOMIES

Social Studies

MARCEL FAFCHAMPS (Ph.D. Berkeley), Fellow-elect of Mansfield.
From 1 July 1999 until the retiring age.

UNIVERSITY LECTURERS

(From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2003 unless otherwise stated.) Anthropology and Geography STANLEY J. ULIJASZEK (B.Sc. Manchester, M.Sc., Ph.D. London), Fellow of St Cross. In Human Ecology. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003. Biological Sciences JONATHAN A. NEWMAN (BA, Ph.D. New York State), Fellow of St Peter's. In Zoology. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003. Management Studies CLARA C. RAPOSO, MA status (M.Econ. London), Fellow of St Edmund Hall, In Management Studies (Finance). Physical Sciences STEPHEN COLLINS, MA (B.Sc. York, Ph.D. Warwick), Fellow of University College. In Engineering Science. STEPHEN R. DUNCAN (MA Cambridge, M.Sc., Ph.D. London), Fellow of St Hugh's. In Engineering Science. HELENA J. EFSTATHIOU, MA (Ph.D. Durham), Fellow of Pembroke. In Engineering Science. GIDEON M. HENDERSON (Ph.D. Cambridge), Fellow-elect of Linacre. In Environmental Earth Sciences. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003. BRIAN T. HUFFMAN (BS Nebraska, M.Sc., Ph.D. Purdue), Fellow of Lady Margaret Hall. In Physics. PHILIP MOUNTFORD, MA, D.Phil. (B.Sc. Hatfield Polytechnic), Fellow of St Edmund Hall. In Inorganic Chemistry. Social Studies KALYPSO A. NICOLAIDIS (MPA, Ph.D. Harvard), Fellow of St Antony's. In International Relations. From 1 April 1999 until 31 March 2004. DAVID P. MYATT (B.Sc. London, Ph.D. Cambridge), Fellow of St Catherine's. In Economic Theory and Mathematical Economics Theory. UNIVERSITY LECTURERS (fixed-term) Biological Sciences IAN R. MOORE, MA status (B.Sc., Ph.D. Edinburgh). In Plant Sciences. From 1 January 1999 until 30 September 2001. Literae Humaniores PHILIP H. SCOWCROFT (AB Harvard, MA, Ph.D. Cornell). In Mathematical Logic. From 1 September 1998 until 31 August 1999. Mathematical Sciences/Committee on Continuing Education JEFFREY N. DEWYNNE (B.Sc. New South Wales, Ph.D. Wollongong). In Mathematical Finance and Continuing Education. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003.

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Physical Sciences STEPHEN BARLOW, Fellow of Lady Margaret Hall. In Inorganic Chemistry. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2001. Social Studies HOWARD W. SMITH, MA, M.Phil. (MA Glasgow). In Industrial Economics. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2000. UNIVERSITY LECTURERS (CUF)

(From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2003 unless otherwise stated) Modern History SIMON A. SKINNER, MA, M.Phil., Fellow of Balliol. In Modern History. MARK WHITTOW, MA, Fellow-elect of St Peter's. In Modern History. Medieval and Modern Languages PATRICK R.A. McGUINNESS, MA, D.Phil (MA Cambridge, MA York), Fellow of St Anne's. In French. JUNIOR LECTURERS Mathematical Sciences TIMOTHY S. GARDENER, MA, D.Phil. In Mathematics. From 1 October 1999 until 30 September 2002. PAUL M. GARTSIDE, MA, D.Phil. In Pure Mathematics. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2000. Social Studies DOV V. LYNCH, M.Phil. (BA Yale). In Russian and East European Politics. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 1999. Committee for Archaeology PAUL J. GARWOOD (BA, M.Sc. London). In European Prehistory

(half-time). From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 1999.

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TUTOR IN FINE ART (part-time) Ruskin School JULIAN P. STALLABRASS (MA, Ph.D. London). In Contemporary Art History and Theory. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2001.

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2 Reappointments UNIVERSITY LECTURER Social Studies CYRIL Z. LIN, MA, D.Phil. (B.Sc. MIT, MA Harvard), Fellow of St Antony's. In The Economy of China. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003. UNIVERSITY LECTURER (CUF) Law EDWIN J.F. SIMPSON, BCL, MA, Student of Christ Church. In Law. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2000. 3 Conferment of title UNIVERSITY LECTURER (CUF) English SUSAN JONES, MA, D.Phil., Fellow of St Hilda's. In English. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2003. Social Studies OLIVER J. BOARD, BA, Fellow of Brasenose. In Economics. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2003. (Dr Board has been appointed to the substantive post with effect from 1 October 1999). The following holders of the title of university lecturer (CUF) have been appointed to the substantive posts with effect from 1 October 1999. English JONATHAN A. MEE, MA (BA Newcastle, Ph.D. Cambridge), In English. Until 30 November 2001. Law BRONWEN M. MORGAN (BA, LL.B. Sydney), Fellow of St Hilda's. In Law. Until 31 December 2003. Social Studies STEWART M. WOOD, MA (AM Harvard), Fellow of Magdalen. In Politics. Until 30 September 2001.

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4 Appointments by the Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL STUDIES SUSAN M. BURGE, DM, FRCP. From 1 January 1999 until 31 December 2001. UNIVERSITY LECTURER/OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PHYSICIAN KATHERINE M. VENABLES (B.Sc., MB BS, M.Sc., MD London) FRCP. In Occupational Health Medicine. From 16 November 1998 until 15 November 2003. TEMPORARY CLINICAL READERS ANTONY D. FOX (B.Sc., MB BS London) FRCS. In Vascular Surgery. From 1 July 1998 until 31 December 1998. JOSEPH GERADTS (MA California, MD Chicago). In Pathology. From 1 September 1998 until 31 August 2001. CLINICAL LECTURERS MARK J. BENNETT (MB, Ch.B. Liverpool) FRCA. In Anaesthetics. From 1 August 1998 until 31 July 2001. PETER J. HORTON (MA Cambridge, MB, B.Chir. Toronto) FRCS. In Transplantation Surgery. From 1 February 1999 until 31 January 2002. DEBORAH J. PHILLIPS (BMS, BS Nottingham) FRCS. In Vascular Surgery. From 1 October 1998 until 30 September 2001. DUNCAN B. RICHARDS, BA, BM, MRCP. In Clinical Pharmacology and General Internal Medicine. From 1 August 1998 until 31 July 2001. JANE M. THOMAS (B.Sc. London, MB, Ch.B. Liverpool). In Obstetrics and Gynaecology. From 17 August 1998 until 16 August 2001. TEMPORARY CLINICAL TUTOR PATRICK P. DAVEY, BM (BA Cambridge) MRCP. In Medicine. From 1 November 1998 until 31 October 1999. PART-TIME TUTORS IN GENERAL PRACTICE

(From 1 July 1997 until 30 June 2002 unless otherwise stated.) IAN Q. EASTWOOD, MA status (MB BS London). ROBIN FOSTER, BM, B.Sc., MA. DAVID M. STERN, MA status (B.Sc., MB BS London). K.B. WILLIAMSON, BM, MA. STEPHEN J. WOOD, BM, MA. ROBERT T. WALTON, MA status (B.Sc., MB BS London). From 1 December 1998 until 30 November 2003.

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5 Reappointments by the Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL STUDIES J.W. SEAR, MA (B.Sc., MB BS London, Ph.D. Bristol), FFARCS, Fellow of Green College. From 1 October 1998 until 31 December 1998. TEMPORARY CLINICAL READER DEREK E. ROSKELL, BM, MA (MA Cambridge), MRCPath. In Pathology. From 1 January 1999 until 30 September 1999.

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SPECIAL LECTURE LIST


Hilary Term 1999

The Special Lecture List for Hilary Term 1999 will appear shortly
before term, at the same time as the ordinary Lecture Lists. It
will include all appropriate lectures for Hilary Term published
in the Gazette during Michaelmas Term, and also
lectures of which details are received by Monday, 7
December
(ninth week).

Those wishing to contribute to the Special Lecture List are
asked to note that this is a firm deadline, and that items
received after it are unlikely to be included.

Items for the Special Lecture List should be forwarded to Miss
E. Williamson, Gazette and Lecture Lists Assistant,
Press Office, Oxenford House, Magdalen Street, Oxford OX1 3AB
(telephone: (2)78121, fax: (2)78180, e-mail:
lecture.lists@admin.ox.ac.uk).

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Enquiries concerning proposed dates for special lectures

Those responsible for arranging lectures intended to be of
interest to a wide university audience may wish to consult the
editor of the Gazette (fax: 556646, e-mail:
gazette@admin.ox.ac.uk), or the Gazette and Lecture
Lists Assistant (details above), for information on any other
similar lectures, of which details have been received, due to be
given on the proposed date or dates.

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CHAIRMAN OF EXAMINERS

The Vice-Chancellor desires to call the attention of all
examiners to the provisions of Ch. VI, Sect. ii.c, § 1, cll.
1–3, which require examiners in all university examinations
to appoint one of their number to act as Chairman, to notify the
appointment to the Vice-Chancellor, and to publish it in the
University Gazette.

He desires that these appointments shall be notified to the
Clerk of the Schools who will inform the Vice-Chancellor and see
that notice of them is duly published in the University
Gazette
.

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CHAIRMEN OF EXAMINERS

HILARY TERM 1999

Honour Moderations

Classics: S.R. WEST, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Hertford

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Law Moderations

K.D. GREVLING, BCL, MA, Fellow of Magdalen

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Honour School

Natural Science—Physics: R.A. TAYLOR, MA,
Fellow of Queens' (address: Computing Laboratory)

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TRINITY TERM 1999

Honour Moderations

Geography: D.I. SCARGILL, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St
Edmund Hall (address: School of Geography)

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Law Moderations

K.D. GREVLING, BCL, MA, Fellow of Magdalen

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Honour School

Classics and English: A.D. NUTTALL, B.LITT., MA,
Fellow of New College

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Master of Philosophy

English Studies Courses iii, iv, and v: I. RIVERS,
MA, Fellow of St Hugh's

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Master of Science

Computation: R.S. BIRD, MA, Fellow of Lincoln
(address: Computing Laboratory)

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

Software Engineering: J.W.M. DAVIES, MA, Fellow
of Kellogg (address: Computing Laboratory)

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Bachelor of Civil Law

A. BRIGGS, BCL, MA, Fellow of St Edmund Hall

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Bachelor of Theology

M.D. CHAPMAN, MA, D.PHIL., DIP.TH., Tutor at Ripon College,
Cuddesdon

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Magister Juris

European and Comparative Law: A. BRIGGS, BCL, MA,
Fellow of St Edmund Hall

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Certificate

Theology: M.D. CHAPMAN, MA, D.PHIL., DIP.TH., Tutor
at Ripon College, Cuddesdon

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Foreign Service Programme

Certificate in Diplomatic Studies: SIR ROBIN FEARN,
MA, University

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EXAMINATION SCHOOLS


Accommodation for Lectures

Hilary Term 1999

The Chairman of the Curators of the Schools would be grateful if
Professors, Readers, and University Lecturers who wish to lecture
at the Schools in Hilary Term 1999 could inform the Clerk of the
Schools at the end of the present term. It is necessary to know
whether a room suitable for an audience of more than one hundred
persons is required; only the three large writing-schools will
accommodate more than that number.

Leave for the use of rooms for lectures will expire at the
end of the seventh week of Hilary Term.

Afternoon lectures should normally finish by 6 p.m.

Attention is drawn to the fact that overhead projection
equipment and 35-mm projectors are available. When these
facilities are required the Clerk of the Schools should be
notified in advance.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF
PHILOSOPHY

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

Biological Sciences

S. BAKER, St John's: `Temporary breakdown of MLO resistance in barley
to powdery mildew'.

Department of Plant Sciences, Thursday, 17 December,
9 a.m.


Examiners: M.M. Campbell, J. Brown.

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Clinical Medicine

H.M. TAYLOR, Green College: `Organisation and expression of VAR genes
in Plasmodium falciparum laboratory and field isolates'.

Institute of Molecular Medicine, Friday, 4 December,
11 a.m.


Examiners: E.J. Louis, D. Walliker.

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English Language and Literature

K.J. WINN, Christ Church: `The literary work of Herbert Read'.

Wolfson, Wednesday, 25 November, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: J.H. Stallworthy, A. Thwaite.

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Law

A. HALE, Hertford: `Fact, opinion, and freedom of expression'.

Examination Schools, Wednesday, 16 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: S.D. Fredman, E. Barendt.

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Literae Humaniores

A.B. GIRDWOOD, Balliol: `Innovation and development in the psychology
and epistemology of Epictetus'.

St John's, Thursday, 3 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: D.A.F.M. Russell, C. Gill.

M. SHARP, Corpus Christi: `The food supply in Roman Egypt'.

Christ Church, Thursday, 7 January, 2.15 p.m.


Examiners: R.A. Coles, J.L. Rowlandson.

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Mathematical Sciences

A. BELTON, Lincoln: `A matrix formulation of quantum stochastic
calculus'.

Queen's, Wednesday, 23 December, 3.30 p.m.


Examiners: C.M. Edwards, R.L. Hudson.

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M. DUNAJSKI, Merton: `The nonlinear graviton as an integrable
system'.

Mathematical Institute, Friday, 4 December, 9 a.m.


Examiners: K.P. Tod, R.S. Ward.

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Modern History

F.M.S. HENDERSON, Worcester: `New material from the Clarke
manuscripts: political and official correspondence and news sent and
received by the army headquarters in Scotland 1651–60'.

St Peter's, Monday, 14 December, 10 a.m.


Examiners: F.W. Aylmer, J.S. Morrill.

C.P. JONES, Pembroke: `Women in law and Christianity in the later
Roman Empire'.

Keble, Friday, 27 November, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: A.M. Cameron, G. Clark.

A. SATCHELL, Queen's: `The emergence of leper-houses in medieval
England 1100–1250'.

Hertford, Friday, 27 November, 11 a.m.


Examiners: M. Biddle, R.M. Smith.

R. WATSON, Oriel: `Chieftaincy politics and civic consciousness in
Ibadan history, 1829–1939'.

Nuffield, Friday, 4 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: J.G. Darwin, J.D.Y. Peel.

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Physical Sciences

R. BOWYER, Trinity: `Multiple order models in predictive
control'.

Department of Engineering Science, Wednesday, 25 November, 2.15 p.m.


Examiners: B. Kouvaritakis, D. Sandoz.

M.D. DUTA, Worcester: `The study of vigilance using
neural networks analysis of EEG'.

Department of Engineering Science, Monday, 23 November, 2 p.m.


Examiners: A.L. Dexter, R. Prager.

T. FISHLOCK, Trinity: `Imaging and manipulation of atoms by STM at
room temperature'.

Department of Materials, Thursday, 26 November, 10 a.m.


Examiners: G.D.W. Smith, K.-H. Rieder.

P.D. HIGDON, Hertford: `Polarisation effects in scanning optical
microscopy'.

Engineering and Technology Building, Friday, 11 December, 10.30 a.m.


Examiners: S.J. Sheard, M.G. Somekh.

B.J. MARSHALL, Jesus: `Wind flow structures and wind forces in
forests'.

Department of Engineering Sciences, Monday, 30 November, 2 p.m.


Examiners: P.D. McFadden, C.J. Baker.

R. NAYAK, St Cross: `Dimensionally confined semiconductors'.

Department of Materials, Thursday, 10 December, 2.15 p.m.


Examiners: P.R. Wilshaw, A.E. Staton-Bevan.

N. SELBY, Linacre: `Rayleigh wave amplitudes and the attenuation
structure of the Earth'.

Department of Earth Sciences, Monday, 23 November,
2 p.m.


Examiners: A.B. Watts, D. Giardini.

D. SMITH, Linacre: `Measurements of ultrafast dynamics in a
superconductor, YBa, Cu307—and a semiconductor, GaSb'.

Clarendon Laboratory, Friday, 18 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: R.A. Taylor, H.P. Hughes.

C.J. WILLOTT, Worcester: `The nature and evolution of radio galaxies
and quasars'.

Nuclear and Astrophysics Laboratory, Friday, 11 December, 10.30 a.m.


Examiners: G.B. Dalton, J.S. Dunlop.

D.L. WILSON, Christ Church: `An improved planning protocol for the
endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms'.

Department of Engineering Sciences, Tuesday, 1 December, 10 a.m.


Examiners: J.M. Brady, D. Hill.

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Physiological Sciences

F.G. HAJ, Wolfson: `CRYPa expression and ligand binding properties in
the developing chick nervous system'.

Department of Human Anatomy and Genetics, Thursday,
3 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: J.S.H. Taylor, C.E. Holt.

T.J. POWELL, Wolfson: `Characterisation of rat bone marrow derived
dendritic cells'.

Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Thursday, 26 November, 2.30
p.m.


Examiners: P.J. Fairchild, M. Moser.

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Social Studies

J. HENDRON, St Hilda's: `Evaluation of family-based short-term care
for families with disabled children'.

Department of Applied Social Studies, Thursday, 3 December, 1.30 p.m.


Examiners: A. Buchanan, P. Hardiker.

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Committee for Archaeology

E. CAMERON, St Cross: `Sheaths and scabbards in England ad
400–1100'.

Ashmolean Museum, Friday, 18 December, 2 p.m.


Examiners: R.S. Thomson, A.G. Macgregor.

S. EBBINGHAUS, Lincoln: `Rhyta with animal foreparts in the
Achaemenid Empire and their reception in the West'.

Ashmolean Museum, Friday, 18 December, 2.30 p.m.


Examiners: P.R.S. Moorey, D. Williams.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF
SCIENCE

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

Physical Sciences

M. KUDERA, Mansfield: `Biological electrochemistry at microelectrode
array devices'.

Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Wednesday, 9 December,
10 a.m.


Examiners: R.G. Compton, A.R. Hillman.

S.D. RUBIRA, Wolfson: `Linear and fuzzy control and compensation of
unbalanced wind-power systems'.

Department of Engineering Science, Wednesday, 25 November, 9.30 a.m.


Examiners: A.L. Dexter, A.C. Smith.

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Physiological Sciences

R. DICKINSON, Keble: `The role of map-kinase phosphatases in murine
embryogenesis'.

Department of Human Anatomy, Tuesday, 1 December,
2 p.m.


Examiners: A.W. Stoker, R. Old.

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Colleges, Halls, and Societies


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OBITUARIES


Linacre College

PROFESSOR MARGARET MARY GOWING, CBE, MA (B.SC. (ECON.)
London), FRS, FBA, 7 November 1998; Professorial Fellow
1972–86, Emeritus Fellow 1986–98. Aged 77.

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St Hilda's College

(WINIFRED) MARGARET JONES (née
Hooper), MA, DIP.ED., 19 October 1998; commoner
1950–3, 1954–5. Aged 66.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE


Hertford College

A Memorial Service for DR MARY GILLAN will be held at
2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 28 November, in the chapel,
Hertford College.

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ELECTIONS


All Souls College

To a Fellowship by Examination (with effect from 7
November 1998):

ANDREW NEIL RESTON, Balliol College

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Christ Church

To a Bostock Exhibition:

TIMOTHY FELTON,
formerly of Hall Cross Comprehensive School

To a Boulter Exhibition:

STEPHEN AYRE, formerly
of Maidstone Grammar School

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To an Instrumental Exhibition:

THOMAS LAMBOURN,
formerly of Wellington College

To an Exhibition:

M. ALEX BURGHART, formerly of
Millfield School

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St Catherine's College

To the Sembal Scholarship:

KATHARINE A. HODBY

To the Garrett Scholarship:

MATTHEW T.
WILLIAMSON

To St Catherine's Scholarships:

FAYE L. ALLARD

SIMON J. AMEY

JESSICA E. BARNES

ANDREW M. BENNETT

BENJAMIN BROOKES

SIMON DAY

NATALYA I. ELLIOTT

ROBERT W. MURPHY

EDWARD P.W. PAILTHORPE

SAUL R. PARKER

PAUL J. PEARSON

PAUL D. PRICE

DAVID J. SMITH

SALLY WAPLES

ALEXANDER T. WINTER

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To St Catherine's Exhibitions:

AMANDA BEERY

JOANNA CROSS

PHILIP MASSON

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St Peter's College

To Latner Scholarships:

ROBERT JAMES CAIN, formerly of Baines School

BEN LESTER, formerly of St Paul's School, London

ROBERT JAMES MCALLISTER, formerly of Epsom College

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To College Scholarships:

ALISON LEIGH BARTLETT, formerly of Chichester Girls High
School

PAUL DAMON BRACKLEY, formerly of Crofts School

ANDREW THORNTON JAMES BYFIELD, formerly of Colchester
Sixth-form College

STEPHANIE ANDRUS CARDON, formerly of Malvern College

JOANNA MARY CARGILL, formerly of the Oldershaw School,
Wallasey

TRISTAN CHRISTOPHER DANIEL, formerly of Birkenhead School

SOPHIE KATE DONALDSON, formerly of Redland High School,
Bristol

RICHARD GRAHAM GILES, formerly of King Edward VI School,
Southampton

JULIA HELEN HOSKINSON, formerly of Withington Girls'
School, Manchester

MARCUS MORISHIMA JENKINS, formerly of Shrewsbury School

KIMULI KUMIHARA KASARA, formerly of Wycliffe College

PETER MICHAEL KELLY, formerly of Watford Grammar School

DAVID LAMPER, formerly of St. Dunstans College

ANDREW WILLIAM MCGUFFIE, formerly of Blue Coat, Oldham

STEPHEN CHARLES MOSSMAN, formerly of Westcliff High
School for Boys,
Essex

MARK ANDREW NEWMAN, formerly of Westcliff Boys High
School

JOHN JAMES O'ROURKE, formerly of Sacred Heart High School

CHRISTOPHER GARY PILBEAM, formerly of Heathfield School
and Community
College

SEBASTIAN STRAUBE, formerly of JD-Christophorusschule,
Rostock, Germany

GIACOMO TORTORA, formerly of Liceo Righi, Rome

PETER ROBERT WICKS, formerly of Godalming College

PETER JOHN WIGLEY, formerly of King Edward's School,
Birmingham

JAMES WILKINSON, formerly of Lancaster Royal Grammar
School

IAN PHILIP ZEIDER, formerly of City of London School

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To a Choral Scholarship:

ROBIN JAMES WHITEHOUSE,
formerly of Reigate Grammar School

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To Instrumental Scholarships:

DELPHINE MELISSA MORDEY, formerly of Queen Elizabeth's
Grammar School, Ashbourne

JENA PANG, formerly of Westcliff High School for Boys

PETER NEIL THOMAS, formerly of Shrewbury School

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To an Organ Scholarship:

RALPH RUTHERFORD KERR,
formerly of Glenalmond College

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To College Exhibitions:

JOSHUA ROBERT DOCTOR, formerly of JFS Comprehensive
School, Camden

STUART FRIZELL, formerly of the NelsonThomlinson School,
Wigton

YASMIN KHAN, formerly of King Edward School, Witley

ALEXANDER NAQVI, formerly of Malvern College

BETHANY WRIGHT, formerly of Haberdashers' Monmouth School
for Girls

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To Choral Exhibitions:

MARK NICHOLAS DAVID EVANS, formerly of Royal Grammar
School, Guildford

CORINNE LOUISA SPARKES, formerly of Queenswood School

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PRIZES


St Peter's College

Bailey Prize:

MARCUS MORISHIMA JENKINS

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Carl Albert Award:

JONATHAN GREVILE WOODS CONLIN

IAN MARCUS EDWARDS

MICHAEL CHARLES WYKES

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Charles Caine Mathematics Prize:

ALEXANDER WILLIAM DENT

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Houghton Prize :

DUNCAN BENEDICT HOOPER

SB Pharmaceutical Award:

MARCUS MORISHIMA JENKINS

Smith Prize:

JULIA HELEN HOSKINSON

Sutton Prize:

ALEXANDER WARWICK RICHARD OKINES

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Regent's Park College

George Cockle Prize:

JESSICA HEYES

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S.W. Green Greek Prize:

JOHN WESTERN

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Anthony Phillips Memorial Prize:

SIMON NORMAN

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Eliza Fitzgerald Prize:

JOSEPH MOESEL

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Ramsbottom Preaching Prize:

BRUCE NADIN

W.W. Sidney Prize:

PAUL DRISCOLL

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W.W. Winfield Christian Missions Prize:

MICHAEL GREGORY

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NOTICES


Balliol College


Tutorial Fellowship in Law

Applications are invited from men and women for a Tutorial Fellowship
in Law with effect from 1 October 1999.

The fellowship will be held in conjunction with a Titular
University Lecturership (CUF), for which no separate
application is required.

The successful applicant will be expected to undertake research
and to make a major contribution to teaching Law to undergraduates at
Balliol College within the context of Law Moderations and the Honour
School of Jurisprudence. He or she will also be expected to provide
teaching for the Law Faculty on appointment, or at a reasonable time
thereafter, in at least one of the follow-ing subjects: Corporate
Law, European Union Law, Tort, Competition Law, and Public Law
(including Human Rights).

Further particulars and application forms may be
obtained from the College Secretary, Balliol College,
Oxford OX1 3BJ, to whom applications, with the names of three
referees, should be sent by Saturday, 12 December. Referees should be
asked to write directly to the Acting Master by the same date.

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James Stirling Junior Research Fellowship
in Mathematics

Balliol College proposes to elect a Junior Research Fellow in
Mathematics for a period of three years from 1 October 1999. The
fellow elected will be a Junior Research Fellow
of the college as defined by the college statutes. He or she will be
required to undertake reseach in pure or applied mathematics. The
stipend starts of £12,241 per annum
in the first year with superannuation, free meals and rooms (or, in
the case of a married fellow, a housing
allowance).

Other things being equal, preference will be given to (1) a
graduate of the University of Glasgow, (2) a graduate of any other
Scottish university.

Applications should be sent to the College Secretary, Balliol
College, Oxford OX1 3BJ, from whom further
details and application forms may be obtained, not later than
Thursday, 17 December.

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Jowett Senior Scholarships

Balliol College proposes to elect two Jowett Senior Scholars. The
scholarships, which will be awarded solely on the basis of academic
merit, are open to graduates currently working in Oxford who are
reading, or intend to read, for a D.Phil. It is expected that
applicants will normally be
in at least their first year and not later than their second year of
graduate work. The scholarships are tenable in any subject for which
the college admits students.

The scholarships will be awarded for a maximum of two years.
Scholars will take up their award on 1 October 1999.
The value of the scholarships is £1,550 a year. In addition,
scholars will receive free meals, and they will be
entitled to dine twice a week at high table. The scholars will be
entitled to accommodation (for which they will be charged) until they
have completed their university residence requirements. This
accommodation will be in the Graduate Centre at Holywell Manor.

There will also be Jowett Exhibitions, up to the value of
£1,000 each for candidates who are runners-up for the Jowett
Senior Scholarships. These will be restricted to members of Balliol
College.

The exhibitions are tenable for one year only.
Application forms may be obtained from the Senior Tutor's Secretary,
Balliol College, Oxford OX1 3BJ; they should be returned by Friday,
22 January 1999. There is no separate application form required for
the exhibitions. The college hopes to interview short-listed
applicants during the week commencing 22 February 1999 (sixth week).

Balliol College is an equal opportunities employer and a charity
which exists to promote excellence in education and research.

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Hertford College


Appointment of College Accountant and
Assistant Bursar

A fully qualified graduate accountant is required to take major
responsibility for the finances and to assist in the day-to-day
management of this Oxford University college. Salary in the region of
£30,000, plus other benefits. Further details and application
forms may be obtained from the Bursar, Hertford College, Catte
Street, Oxford OX1 3BW (telephone: Oxford (2)79414, fax: (2)79466,
e-mail: peter.baker@hertford.ox.ac.uk). Deadline for applications: 27
November.

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Linacre College


Junior Research Fellowships

Linacre College proposes to make elections to not more than three
Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for one year in the first
instance from 1 October 1999 and renewable for a second year. Junior
Research Fellows will receive a book allowance of £250 per annum
and enjoy dining rights in college. The fellowships are open to men
and women graduates of any university; there is no restriction of
subject, but candidates should be intending to engage in research at
postdoctoral level.

Applicants will normally be expected to have submitted for a
higher research degree before taking up a Junior Research Fellowship;
and to be assured of adequate funding for the duration of a Junior
Research Fellowship.

See below for method of application.

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EPA Cephalosporin Junior Research
Fellowships

Linacre College proposes to make elections to not more than three EPA
Cephalosporin Junior Research Fellowships, tenable for one year in
the first instance from 1 October 1999 and renewable for a second
year. Junior Research
Fellows will receive a book allowance of £250 per annum and
enjoy dining rights in college. The fellowships are open to men and
women graduates of any university, but candidates should be intending
to engage in research at postdoctoral level in the fields of the
medical, biological, or chemical sciences.

Applicants will normally be expected to have submitted for a
higher research degree before taking up a Junior Research Fellowship;
and to be assured of adequate funding for the duration of a Junior
Research Fellowship.

Application for any of the Junior Research Fellowships
detailed above, on a form available from the College
Secretary, should be made to the Principal, Linacre College, Oxford
OX1 3JA, giving details of the applicant's academic record and
proposed course of research. Two referees should be asked to write
directly to the Principal by the closing date for applications, 31
January 1999.

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Heselton Legal Research Scholarship

This scholarship, of a value of £1,000 per annum, is open to a
suitably qualified student studying, or intending to study, for a
research degree in an area of English Law or European Community Law.

The scholar must be accepted by Oxford University to read for a
higher degree, and must be, or become, a member of Linacre College.
The scholarship, tenable from 1 October 1999, will be awarded for two
years in the first instance, and may be
extended for a third and final year.

Application forms may be obtained from the College Secretary,
Linacre College, Oxford OX1 3JA. Closing date for applications: 1
March 1999.

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Domus Research Studentships

Linacre College proposes to elect to not more than four Domus
Studentships, tenable in the first instance for two years from 1
October 1999, with the possibility of election for a third year
subject to satisfactory work and progress. The value of these
studentships will be £250 per year. They will not normally be
tenable after the students' liability for university and college fees
has ended.

Holders of Domus Studentships will be given priority in the
allocation of college accommodation.
Candidates for these studentships will be either students who intend
to begin reading for a higher degree or diploma at the University in
October 1999, or current students of Linacre College in their first
or second years. There is no restriction of subject.
Candidates for these awards should submit an account of their
previous academic work and a brief description of their proposed
topic of research to the Principal, Linacre College, Oxford OX1 3JA,
before 31 January 1999, and should ask two academic referees to write
directly to the Principal about them by that date.

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Merton College


Domus Graduate Scholarships

Merton College is offering three or four Domus Graduate Scholarships
in 1999, in two separate competitions, A and B. The scholarships are
intended to assist students of outstanding academic excellence who
for financial reasons would not otherwise be able to study at the
University of Oxford. They cover full board and accommodation in the
college, college and university fees, and an additional grant of
£2,500 (under review for 1999); this makes a total annual value
of about £9,800–£22,700, depending on the origin of
the student and subject studied. Subject to satisfactory progress,
the scholarships will be tenable for three years.

These scholarships replace the college's previous Domus and
Harmsworth Senior Scholarship competition.
Competition A is open to graduates of any university, who are not
ordinarily resident in the UK, and have not done more than two years
of postgraduate study or
research, and propose to begin a course of study leading to a
doctorate at the University of Oxford in October 1999 in any of the
subjects normally acceptable for graduate study at the college, and
have no other funding which would allow them to do so. The college
intends to award two scholarships. The closing date for this
competition is 7 April 1999, by which date all applicants must have
been accepted as doctoral students by the relevant faculty or
department of the University. This process, over which the college
has no control, may take about two months. Those interested in
applying should contact the Assistant
Tutorial Secretary, Merton College, Oxford OX1 4JD (telephone: Oxford
(2)76299, fax: (2)86500, e-mail: julie.
gerhardi@merton.ox.ac.uk), as soon as possible to ask for further
particulars. Those who have not already applied for admission to the
University are advised to contact the Oxford University Graduate
Admissions Office (University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1
2JD, e-mail:
graduate.admissions@admin.ox.ac.uk), or the relevant
department of the University. They should also consult the
University's Graduate Prospectus, obtainable from the Graduate
Admissions Office, and on the University's home page
(http://www.ox.ac.uk), where departmental
addresses (Appendix 1) and much other important information may be
found.

Competition B is open to graduates of any university with a
first-class honours degree, who are ordinarily resident in the UK,
and have not done more than two years of postgraduate study or
research, and have been accepted to begin a course of study leading
to a doctorate at the University of Oxford in October 1999 in any
subject normally accepted for graduate study at the college, and have
no other funding which would allow them to do so. The
college intends to award one or two scholarships. Those interested in
applying should contact the Assistant Tutorial Secretary at the
address given above. Inquiries may be made at any time after 1
January 1999, but applications should be submitted no earlier than 15
August 1999. The closing date will be 6 September 1999.

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Appointment of Library Assistant

Applications are invited for the post of Library Assistant in Merton
College Library, starting on Monday, 4 January 1999. The hours of
work are as follows: late September to early July: three weekday
mornings, 8.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.; early July to late September:
three weekday mornings, 9 a.m.–1.30 p.m.

The duties involve staffing the issue desk and running the
borrowing system, supervising the entrance to the Library, answering
enquiries, and other clerical tasks. The rate of pay is £4.40
per hour. The Library is normally closed for a week at Christmas and
a week at Easter, for which times the assistant will be paid. Other
holiday, without pay, may be taken by arrangement. Appointment will
be until 31 December 1999 in the first instance.

Written applications, including a curriculum vitae,
should be sent to reach Dr A.S. Bendall, Librarian, Merton College,
Oxford OX1 4JD, by Friday, 4 December. Applicants should also arrange
for two referees to send references to arrive by that date.

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Nuffield College


Postgraduate Studies and Funding in the
Social Sciences

Nuffield College welcomes applications from women and men graduates
for research or postgraduate study. The college's main fields of
interest are in economics, politics, and sociology, and it has
special interests also in the
following fields: recent social, political, and economic
history, social and medical statistics, medical sociology,
international relations, social policy, American studies,
Commonwealth history, social geography, and European studies. The
college normally takes about twenty-five
students a year.

The college offers a number of Nuffield Funded Studentships, open
to both UK and overseas students, to cover fees and maintenance.
In addition students of any college of the University who want to
start a new postgraduate degree may apply to the college for a funded
studentship.

Particulars and application forms are available from the Student
Administrator, Mrs Glynis Baleham (direct telephone line: Oxford
(2)78515/603; e-mail: glynis.baleham @nuf.ox.ac.uk).

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St Hilda's College


Appointment of IT Manager

St Hilda's College seeks to appoint a full-time IT Manager to manage
all aspects of Information Technology within the college. The
post-holder will work with the Oxford University Computing Services
to maintain the college's three networks, and will be responsible for
the administration of hardware and software, the maintenance and
development of administrative databases (currently Access and
Raiser's Edge), and the support of users throughout the college in
the use of Internet and other electronic
resources. The appointment will begin as soon as possible, and will
be for two years in the first instance. Serious
consideration will be given to a job-share arrangement.

The college wishes to appoint at a starting salary of not less
than £25,000, depending on qualifications and experience. Good
applicants with the relevant skills but less
experience are encouraged to apply, and may be appointed at a
slightly lower level. Benefits include a contributory
superannuation scheme.

Further particulars are available at the `News' section
of http://www.sthildas.ox.ac.uk/, or from Ms G. Stanley,
Bursar's Secretary, St Hilda's College, Oxford OX4 1DY (telephone:
Oxford (2)76809, fax: (2)76838, e-mail: gillian.
stanley@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk).

The closing date for applications is Wednesday, 9 December.
St Hilda's College is an equal opportunities employer.

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St John's College


Opening of collection of medieval
vestments

St John's College intends to open to the public its collection of
medieval vestments on Saturday, 28 November, 2–5 p.m. The
collection is displayed in the Garden Quadrangle and entrance, free
of charge, will be via the Parks Road Lodge or the Main Lodge.

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St Peter's College


Leonard Theberge Essay Prize

The Age of Johnson

St Peter's College offers an annual prize of £300, which has
been endowed in honour of the late Mr Leonard J. Theberge of
Washington, DC, an old member of the college, by his friends.
The prize is open to all undergraduate members of
Oxford University and to graduate members within their first two
years from graduation, or within their first
two years of full-time graduate study. It will be awarded for the
best essay submitted on a topic connected with `The Age of Samuel
Johnson': this includes any aspect of British history or culture in
the eighteenth century, and of British North America down to 1783.

Essays must be typed
with footnotes at the bottom of the page; they must not exceed 10,000
words in length including references and bibliography.
Entries should be submitted anonymously, but accompanied by a sealed
envelope containing the author's identity and a certificate of the
candidate's undergraduate or graduate status from his or her society.

Entries must reach the College Secretary, St Peter's College,
clearly marked `Theberge Prize', by Friday, 26 February 1999. The
judges, who are appointed by the college, reserve the right to make
no award or a lesser one if no entry of sufficient merit is
submitted.

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Oxford University Museum of
Natural History Shop

From amber to zeolite, the shop presents
an interesting range of natural history related gifts for
all ages. Animal carvings, bookends, candle-holders, and
jewellery abound in the new hand-picked geological range.
For long evenings we offer kits for model makers, and
reference and activity books. There's Christmas and animal
stationary, and, amidst a widening choice of Dodo items,
there's still room for the traditional Dodo Pad Diary and
its new companion for 1999—the Dodo Wall Pad. Do call
to see the rest! Open during Museum hours, 12 noon–5
p.m., Mon.–Sat.; admission free.

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Bodleian Shop

The Bodleian Christmas cards have
arrived! Six new cards and some old favourites, as well
as a big range of bookish gifts—many
exclusive—on sale now in the Bodleian Shop, open:
Mon.–Fri., 9 a.m.–6 p.m., and Sat. 9
a.m.–12.30 p.m. Find us in the entrance to the Old
Library, access from Radcliffe Square, Broad Street, and
Catte Street.

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Ashmolean Shop

The Ashmolean Shop is open
Tues.–Sat., 10 a.m.–2 p.m. During the course of
Dec. it will also be open on Mon. The shop is currently
stocking a range of some 40 Card-Aid charity Christmas
cards. In addition, the Shop has a large range of the
Museum's own Christmas cards together with gift wrap,
diaries, calendars, jewellery, and exclusive giftware.
Please present University staff card to qualify for
discount. A mail-order catalogue is available on
application to the Publications Department, tel.: Oxford
(2)78010, e-mail: publications@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.

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Research Staff Society

The Research Staff Society is an
informal social society for Postdocs/JRFs and Research
Assistants. Events range from trips to Stratford to
greyhound racing! Further details can be found on the
Internet at: http://www.robots.ox.ac.uk/~rph/RSS.
Alternatively, contact Steve Culliford, tel.: Oxford
(2)71860, e-mail: steven.culliford@pharm.ox.ac.uk.

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Tuition Offered

Piano tuition. Experienced teacher of
adults and children; all grades. Beginners welcome. contact
Miss P. Read BA (Hons) LRAM. Jericho, tel.: Oxford 510904.

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Services Offered

Tax advice. Ex-KPMG Chartered Accountant
specialises in assisting professionals and small
businesses with tax problems including self-assessment.
Convenient North Oxford premises. To receive further
information please tel.: Oxford 513381, e-mail:
100430.145@compuserve.com.

Persian carpet dealers Frederick and
Sudabeh Hine stock handknotted rugs, runners, and carpets,
both old and new. We import direct from Iran and offer
guaranteed provenance at unbeatable prices on all Persian
tribal, village, and workshop pieces. From time to time we
also have genuine Old Chinese, Afghan, and Turkish goods,
including kilims and cushion bags, which come to us
indirectly from various sources. Home trial. Repairs and
cleaning. House calls and out-of-hours appointments without
obligation. Our usual business hours are 10 a.m.–6
p.m., Mon.–Sat. Ring first to be sure or just drop in
if you are passing. Side gate, 16 Linton Road, North
Oxford, tel.: Oxford 559396.

Fully-furnished serviced offices and board
room, computer-compatible, available to rent by the hour,
day, month, or longer at Clarendon House, Cornmarket
Street. Catering and other services available. Contact
Julian Cooper, tel.: Oxford 304000, fax: 304001.

Personal computer Consultants: we offer
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 now supply
our range of personally-built to your own specifications K
Tec computers. We will also supply or source software to
match your requirements. For a quality service matched with
competitive prices, contact Chris Lewis, tel.: Oxford
461222, fax: 461333.

English tuition, proof-reading, copy-
editing. English graduate (first class Honours) with TEFL
qualification and publishing experience offers help with
all aspects of written and spoken English to overseas
academics and students. Advice given on essays, theses, and
manuscripts, plus tuition in business and general English
at all levels. Reasonable rates. References available.
Contact Julie Highmore, tel.: Oxford 241059, e-mail:
JPHighmore@aol.com.

A well-designed garden can increase your
pleasure and add to the value of your property. Let me
help you with a short consultation or a full-scale
design. Judith Walton, tel.: Oxford 735179.

Woodstock bookshop: 3 Market Place,
Woodstock. Open 7 days a week. Second-hand and review
copies, academic books, literature, literary criticism, and
others.

Oxuniprint, Oxford University
Press—the University Printers: specialising in
booklet and publicity material, typesetting, printing,
and finishing. Output Bureau provides high-quality output
from disc from all major DTP programs onto paper,
bromide, colour-separated positive or negative film;
high-quality specialist colour copier service. For
service, quality, and competitive prices contact
Oxuniprint, Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon
Street, Oxford. Tel.: Oxford 514691, fax: 514010.

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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.

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Situations Vacant

Magdalen College School: a part-time
permanent secretary is required, 4 hours per day,
Mon.–Fri., including school holidays and occasional
Saturday mornings. Normal holiday entitlement applies. The
duties include supporting the secretaries to the Master and
Bursar with routine typing and generally assisting in the
school office. We are looking for an experienced secretary
who is computer literate. The post may become full-time in
Sept. 1999. For further details please contact The Bursar's
Secretary, Magdalen College School, Oxford, tel.: Oxford
242191.

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Houses to Let

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.

Make finding accommodation a pleasure,
not a chore. Finders Keepers is dedicated to making it
easy for visitors to Oxford to find the right property.
Browse through our Web site for up-to-date detailed
information on properties available and make use of our
interactive database, priority reservation service
(credit cards accepted), welcome food pack, personal
service, and much more. Call us and you will not need to
go elsewhere. For further information contact Finders
Keepers, 73 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE. Tel.: Oxford
311011, fax: 556993, e-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk;
Internet site: http://www.finders.co.uk.

Semi-detached family home in Oxford
(Marston), 2 bedrooms and large study, light and airy
rooms, south-west-facing back facade with garden, c.h. and
gas fire in sitting-room. Pleasant walk or cycle through
parks to city centre, also close to Oxford Brookes
University and John Radcliffe Hospital; easy access to
London commuter coach (runs 24 hours/day). Available to
non-smokers for 3 weeks over Christmas/New Year
(approximate dates 15 Dec.–6 Jan.); rent £150
p.w. or negotiable for 3 weeks. Tel./fax: Oxford 434727.

Central North Oxford, available Feb. 1999,
£950 p.c.m. Superb furnished Victorian terrace, 2
bedrooms, bathroom, living-room, study, maple-fitted
kitchen/diner, wooden floors, c.h., all mod. cons., garden,
perfect location. E-mail: sandra.pyne@ibm.net for full
details.

East Oxford furnished house, close to
amenities; 2/3 bedrooms, sitting-room, kitchen, bathroom.
Good back garden with glass porch, shed, street parking.
£450 p.c.m. Tel.: 01452 813282.

Charming 18th-c. cottage, 7 miles north of
Oxford. Two double bedrooms. Living room, open fire.
Bathroom, w.c., bath, shower. Utility room, washing
machine, tumble drier. Kitchen, microwave, fridge/freezer,
dishwasher. Secluded garden, off-street parking. £850
p.m. Tel.: 0181 248 6434 (evenings).

Short let, central North Oxford. Lovely
detached house, light and spacious, furnished with all mod.
cons including c.h. Four bedrooms, 2 reception,
kitchen/dining room, 2 off-street parking spaces, large
private garden. Walking distance to shops, community
centre, university buildings, and indoor pool. Available 14
Dec. 1998–10 Jan. 1999. Tel.: Oxford 513321 (home) or
284238 (work).

Two-bedroom Victorian terrace, Iffley
Fields. House with great character and interesting decor,
owned by two artists. Two reception rooms, large kitchen,
large bathroom, c.h., garden. Quiet, friendly
neighbourhood. Available 18 Dec. 1998–25 Mar. 1999.
£675 p.c.m. Tel.: Oxford 727269.

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Flats to Let

Central Woodstock: 2-bedroom
luxuriously-furnished flat in 18th-c. house. Hall,
kitchen, sitting-room, dining-room, bathroom. £650
p.m. plus utilities. Available mid-Jan. forrrr 1 year.
Tel.: 01993 811488 until 31 Nov.

Central North Oxford: 10 minutes' walk
from city centre, all main university buildings, and
parks, and very close to the river. Available now for
short/long let. Two exceptionally well-furnished,
comfortable flats in extremely quiet, civilised, large
Victorian house in this exclusive, leafy, residential
Victorian suburb, with large, light, airy rooms. (1)
First-floor: double bedroom, drawing-room, kitchen,
bathroom. (2) Ground-floor: 1 double, 1 single bedroom,
drawing-room, kitchen, bathroom. Off-street parking;
large secluded garden. Regret no children or pets.
Tel./fax: Oxford 552400.

Summertown: 2 self-contained furnished
flats with gas c.h. in detached house in quiet cul-de-sac.
Shared gardens; parking spaces. (1) Ground floor: 1 double
bedroom; £400 p.c.m. plus bills. (2) First floor: 1
double bedroom, 1 single/study; £500 p.c.m. plus
bills. Tel.: Oxford 556877 or 01482 466548 (answerphone).

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Accommodation Offered

Bed-and-breakfast available in the warm
comfortable home of a semi-retired academic couple in
exclusive, leafy, central North Oxford; within easy
walking distance of the city centre and all main
university buildings; a stone's throw from the river,
parks, excellent pubs and restaurants and a 9–9
corner shop. All rooms have colour TV, microwave, tea-
and coffee-making facilities, c.h., and independent
heating. Refrigerators available. Very moderate terms.
Tel./fax: Oxford 557879, mobile: 0374 434489.

Central London: London University
professor seeks academic tenant to rent superb, large, 2-
bedroom flat in sought-after area of Notting Hill.
Available spring/summer 1999 to autumn 2000. Rent
negotiable to right tenant. Tel.: 0171 727 9750.

Good-humoured female wanted to share
bright, spacious flat, Woodstock Road (washing machine,
stripped floors, shared garden) with D.Phil. student
(female), now writing up. Might suit visiting academic/JRF.
Rent £250 p.m. plus bills and Council Tax (if
appropriate). Available Dec./Jan. onwards. Tel.: 556225
(after 6 p.m.).

Stanton St John. Spacious and interesting,
newly-converted, self-contained annexe, with own front
door, parking, garage (possible), c.h. One double bedroom,
living-room, dining area, kitchen, bathroom, separate study
area, no garden. Suit single mature student(s)/couple; no
children or pets. Rent £600 p.c.m. plus gas. Tel.:
Oxford 351566 for details.

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Accommodation Sought

Woman university professor seeks house
to sit, care of pets, plants, etc. in Oxford or nearby
during any period between 1 Dec. 1998 and 1 Jan. 1999.
Also small 1-bedroom apartment available for holiday
sublet in Santa Barbara, California same period. Tel.:
Oxford 512747, e-mail: Moyabren@aol.com.

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.

Mallams Residential Letting is well
placed to help with your letting and management
requirements. Based in Summertown, we offer a
professional service tailored to your individual
requirements. If you are thinking of letting your
property, please call us. Tel.: Oxford 311006, fax:
311977.

Finders Keepers specialises in managing
your home or investment. We have celebrated 25 years in
Oxford letting and managing properties—try us first!
Many of our landlords have remained with us since we
opened and are delighted with our service—why not
pop in and read their comments? Contact Finders Keepers,
73 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE. Tel.: Oxford 311011,
fax: 556993, e-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk, Internet site:
http://www.finders.co.uk.

Academic family seeks furnished 2-bedroom
flat or house in North Oxford or around central Oxford from
6 Dec. 1998–9 Jan. 1999. Please reply to Professor
David Pettifor, tel.: Oxford (2)73751, e-mail:
david.pettifor@materials.ox.ac.uk.

Academic married couple from Denmark, non-
smoking, no pets, no children, seeks an apartment/small
house in Oxford from 1 Jan. 1999. Long term let preferred.
Please tel.: 01223 301 324, e-mail: cw243@newton.cam.ac.uk.

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Accommodation Sought to Rent or
Exchange

House or apartment wanted near central
Oxford for academic year 1999. Exchange offered for 10-acre
ranch 10 minutes from downtown Boulder Colorado: 5
bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, barn, office, views of Rocky
Mountains, etc. E-mail: bilham@stripe.colorado.edu.

Wanted: house or flat in Oxford,
preferably with room for 2 separate studies as well as
living-room, bathroom, kitchen, and at least some of the
usual amenities. Required Sept. 1998–Mar. 1999,
possibly June 1999. Or exchange for house in La Jolla (San
Diego): large living-room (piano) family/dining-room,
kitchen, 4 bathrooms, 2 baths, large library, and separate
study. All amenities inc. jacuzzi. Walking distance UCSD;
less than 5 minutes by car to beach. Close to school,
shopping. Exchange starting times flexible: any time after
1 July. Prefer at least to middle/end Mar. 1999, also
possible to end June 1999. contact Tracy B. Strong, UCSD
0521, Political Science, La Jolla, CA 92093. Tel.: 619 453
7672, e-mail: tstrong@weber.ucsd.edu.

Canadian academic and spouse from
Vancouver BC area seek accommodation in Oxford or vicinity
for 3 months during period Apr.–Aug. 1999. House swap
most desirable, rental considered. contact Michael Kenny,
fax: 604 291 5799, e-mail: Michael_Kenny@sfu.ca.

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Holiday Lets

Tuscany: small traditional farhouse in
olive groves overlooking unspoilt valley and Siena (20
minutes). Sleeps 5; simply but comfortably equipped;
cleaning and linen included; small pool, idyllic
surroundings. Car essential. Tel.: 0171 607 0117, e-mail:
nmann@sas.ac.uk.

South-west France, Tarn, close
Albi/Cordes, convenient Toulouse: 18th-c. farmhouse and
cottage with beamed ceilings, terra-cota floors, wood-
burning stoves, and c.h. Beautifully-restored and
furnished. Sleep 6 and 4. Two-plus-acre garden with pool,
in lovely country setting. Available year round. Rented to
only 1 party per period. Tel.: (UK) 01536 330573 or (USA)
907 346 8350, e-mail: akscott@alaska.net.

Greece: Island of Hydra. Furnished family
house to let, sleeps 5. Terraced garden. Ideal for writers
or painters. Available from 1 Dec. at £200 p.w.
(reduced rent for long lets). Contact Mrs Diana Holland-
Martin, Sunnybank, Overbury, Tewkesbury, GL20 7DB.

Comfortable Victorian stone villa in 3/4-
acre garden; many original furnishings. Three sitting-
rooms, 5 bedrooms, large games-room; sleeps 9+. Coal/log
fires, electric storage heaters. Good walking, cycling;
magnificent sea and mountain views. Adjacent well-stocked
licensed shop; excellent sea-food pub half-hour by car and
ferry. Lismore is accessible by car-ferry from Oban and
passenger-ferry from Port Appin. Available Oct. onwards,
inc. Christmas/New Year. £200–£350 p.w.,
inc. electricity and fuel. For brochure/booking, tel.: 0141
339 5433 or 01631 760 251.

Tuscany: family-owned farm, former
Machiavelli property, producing high-quality wine and
cheese, offers farmhouses (sleeping up to 14) and
apartments, and pool. Half hour central Florence. Tel./fax:
0039 055 824 9120, e-mail: pgklpoggio@FTBCC.it; Fattoria
Corzano and Paterno.

Pantelleria: unspoilt island between
Sicily and Tunisia. Traditional domed houses
(dammusi) in peaceful seaside location.
Available Apr.–Oct. Small (sleeps 6) from 3,000,000
lire p.m.; large (sleeps 9) from 3,800,000 lire p.m.
(£1 = 2,700 lire approximately). Contact J. Johns,
Wolfson College, Oxford OX2 6UD.

Andalucia, Gaucin. Divided house with
pool to let. Magical Medieval village with stunning
landscape. Our house is at the front of the village with
unobstructed views past Gibralter and the Med. to the Rif
mountains of Morocco. Excellent walking and bird
watching. Visit Granada, Cordoba, Ronda, Seville, Cadiz,
and Morocco. Reduction long let. Dr Campbell, tel.:
Oxford 513935, e-mail: L.Lust

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Houses for Sale

Bletchingdon: attractive semi-detached
stone cottage (c.1890) with easy access to Oxford (6
miles). Downstairs: kitchen, cloakroom and utility room,
sitting-room with original brick fireplace and wood-burning
stove, dining-room. Upstairs: 4 good-sized bedrooms,
bathroom. Large rear garden with mature apple and walnut
trees. Garage and additional parking. £175,000. Tel.:
01869 350136 (after 7 p.m.).

Modern 4-bedroom detached house in quiet
North Abingdon cul-de-sac with easy access to A34.
Downstairs cloakroom, main bedroom with shower en
suite
, double garage, good-sized garden. West-
facing corner plot. £134,950. No chain. Tel.: 01235
543092.

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Flat for Sale

Grandpont, Oxford. Brand new apartment
by Berkeley Homes. Two bedrooms, private parking. Within
half a mile, by foot, of shops in city centre, river
walks, and nature reserve. Show apartment open 7 days a
week, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Prices from £110,000.
Joint agents Andrews Land and New Homes; and Carter
Jonas. Tel.: Oxford 241026.

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For Sale

Pictures of Oxford, collected by the
late Professor David Lewis. Various engravings of Christ
Church and Corpus. Framed engravings of Christ Church by
Edmund Hort, New 1916. Original painting by Nina Carroll
of Oxford Market (framed). Tel.: Oxford 515440, fax:
511568.

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<br /> Ox. Univ. Gazette: Diary, 20 November<br /> - 2 December

Diary


Contents of this section:

Academic Staff
Development 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 20 November

DR I. FOWLER and Mrs E.M. Chilver: `The ethnographer in
the last decades of colonialism and now' (Ethnicity and
Identity Seminar: `The identity of the fieldworker---"me"
and others' "me" '), Institute of Social and Cultural
Anthropology, 11 a.m.

SEMINAR SERIES on the Report of the Working
Party on Governance
: `Academic Services', Room 1,
Schools, 11 a.m. (for further details, e-mail:
Jeremy.Whiteley@admin.ox.ac.uk).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Nineteenth-century
landscape painting', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel.
for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.--1 p.m.)

PROFESSOR THELMA HOLT and Sir Peter Hall:
`Theatre---where the imagination lives' (Cameron
Mackintosh Lectures), Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St
Catherine's, 5 p.m.

OXFORD UNIVERSITY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA (with soloist
Simon Fischer) perform works by Brahms, Beethoven, and
Schubert, Sheldonian, 8 p.m. (Tickets £6/£3
from Oxford Playhouse, or at the door. Concert sponsored
by Oxford University Press.)

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Sunday 22 November

PROFESSOR DAVID MARQUAND preaches the Sermon on the Sin
of Pride, St Mary's, 10 a.m.

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Monday 23 November

CONGREGATION meeting, 11.30 a.m. (conferment of honorary
degrees on the Presidents of Harvard and Yale
Universities).

PHYSICAL SCIENCES Faculty Board election, 17 December
(one ordinary member): nominations by two electors to be
received at the University Offices by 4 p.m.

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Tuesday 24 November

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM study-day: `Tiles from East and West',
9.15 a.m.--4 p.m. (tel. for further information and
bookings: (2)78015).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Asian arms and
armour', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings:
(2)78015, 9 a.m.--1 p.m.)

PROFESSOR PETER HAGGETT: `The spatial containment of
epidemics' (Clarendon Lectures in Geography and
Environmental Studies: `On the geographical nature of
epidemics'), Senior Common Room, School of Geography, 5
p.m.

C. PALMER: `Foucault, power, and animals' (Oxford
Centre for the Environment, Ethics, and Society seminar),
Council Room, Main Building, Mansfield, 5 p.m.

A. VIALA: `Les Don Juan et la modernité'
(lecture series: `Thêatre et littérature,
mots et images'), Maison Française, 5.15 p.m.

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Wednesday 25 November

SEMINAR SERIES on the Report of the Working Party
on Governance
: `Structures in the Sciences',
Weiskrantz Room, Department of Experimental Psychology,
10 a.m. (for further details, e-mail:
Jeremy.Whiteley@admin.ox.ac.uk).

ALLA SIRENKO: `A Ukrainian composer today' (public
lecture series: `The composer speaks'), Holywell Music
Room, 4.30 p.m.

PROFESSOR P. MOMMAERS: `The inner and the outer: the
spirit and the image' (Martin D'Arcy Lectures: `The
riddle of Christian mystical experience: the role of the
humanity of Jesus'), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR J.G. GALATY: `Pastoralists and forced
migration' (Refugee Studies Programme: Seminars on Forced
Migration), Library Wing Seminar Room, Queen Elizabeth
House, 5 p.m.

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Thursday 26 November

DR M. JOHNSON: `Gender, health, and human rights' (Centre
for Cross-Cultural Research on Women seminars: `Gender,
change, and human rights'), Library Seminar Room, Queen
Elizabeth House, 2 p.m.

PROFESSOR A. ACTON: `Globalisation, Romani
communities, and Gypsy politics' (ESRC Research Programme
on Transnational Communities--- seminars: `Globalisation
and the "old" diasporas'), Senior Common Room, School of
Geography, 2 p.m.

SEMINAR SERIES on the Report of the Working
Party on Governance
: `Structures in the Arts',
Lecture Room 2, Taylor Institution, 2.30 p.m. (for
further details, e-mail: Jeremy.Whiteley@admin.ox.ac.uk).

SIR PETER WILLIAMS: `Barriers to innovation' (Maurice
Lubbock Lecture in Management Studies), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR A. OSPOVAT: `Hidden political allusions in
Pushkin's late prose' (Astor Visiting Lecture), Room 3,
Taylor Institution, 5 p.m.

DR R. JOLLY: `Human development and environment
priorities: basis for a grand alliance' (Brian Walker
Lecture on Environment and Development), Witts Lecture
Theatre, Radcliffe Infirmary, 6 p.m.

OPERA SEICENTO, with Vassilis Vavoulis, conductor,
perform Antonio Sartorio's opera Giulio Cesare in
Egitto
, Holywell Music Room, 8 p.m. (tickets,
£10 (concessions £5) from the Playhouse,
Beaumont Street, or at the door).

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Friday 27 November

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP-CONFERENCE (first session in
Holywell Music Room, 9.30 a.m.): `European Baroque opera:
institutions and ceremonies'. (Continues tomorrow and
Sunday; tel.: Oxford (2)76125, fax: (2)76128. Meetings
free and open to the public.)

DR M. MCDONALD: `An anthropologist at the European
Commission' (Ethnicity and Identity Seminar: `The
identity of the fieldworker---"me" and others' "me" '),
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, 11 a.m.

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Egyptian gods and
goddesses', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for
bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.--1 p.m.)

PROFESSOR C. WICKHAM: `An empire fragments:
aristocratic wealth and peasant autonomy in the
post-Roman West, 450--750' (Faculty of Modern History:
Special Faculty Lecture), Schools, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR THELMA HOLT, with Christopher Frayling,
Michael Gambon, Mark Rosenblatt, Mark Rylance, Brian
Sewell, and Juliet Stevenson: `Vision for the future'
(Cameron Mackintosh Lectures), Bernard Sunley Lecture
Theatre, St Catherine's, 5 p.m.

THORVALD STOLTENBERG: `Norway's relationship with the
European Union' (conclusion of series `European Union
enlargement---prospects and problems'), European Studies
Centre (70 Woodstock Road), 5 p.m.

OPERA SEICENTO, with Vassilis Vavoulis, conductor,
perform Antonio Sartorio's opera Giulio Cesare in
Egitto
, Holywell Music Room, 8 p.m. (tickets,
£10 (concessions £5) from the Playhouse,
Beaumont Street, or at the door).

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Saturday 28 November

MAISON FRANÇAISE meeting, 9 a.m.--5 p.m.: `Au
commencement était le verbe: the morphology,
syntax, and semantics of the French verb' (Society for
French Studies) (tel. for details: (2)74220).

CENTRE FOR CROSS-CULTURAL RESEARCH ON WOMEN workshop:
`Gender, conflict, ethnicity, and reconciliation:
perspectives from Algeria and Ireland', Queen Elizabeth
House, 9.30 a.m.–4.30 p.m. (further details from
CCCRW).

DEGREE CEREMONIES, Sheldonian, 11.30 a.m. and 2.30
p.m.

THE BAND OF INSTRUMENTS, with Mark Hilhofer (tenor),
perform secular cantatas by Jean-Philippe Rameau, Maison
Française, 5.30 p.m. (tickets £6 (concessions
£3) from the Playhouse, Beaumont Street, or at the
door).

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Sunday 29 November

THE REVD JOHN CLARKE preaches the Advent Sermon,
Cathedral, 10 a.m.

RUTH WATERMAN (violin) and Carole Presland (piano):
recital of violin sonatas by Bach, Mozart, and Elgar,
Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's, 3
p.m. (tickets £6 (concessions £3) from the
Playhouse, Beaumont Street, or at the door).

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Monday 30 November

PROFESSOR J. BRIGGS: ` "Teaching the young idea":
children's books and education in the first half of the
eighteenth century' (Friends of the Bodleian
thirty-minute lecture), Cecil Jackson Room, Sheldonian, 1
p.m. (tel. for further information: (2)77234).

OXTALENT Web competition: awards ceremony, Hadley
Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean, 2.30–4 p.m. (see details
at: http://info.ox.ac.uk/oxford/seminars/webaward.html).

PROFESSOR C.O. JONES (Olin Visiting Professor of
American Government): `The speculative imagination in
democratic lawmaking' (inaugural lecture), Schools, 5
p.m.

PROFESSOR G.I. BARENBLATT: `Turbulence: an old
challenge and new perspectives' (Alay Tayler Lecture),
Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St Catherine's, 5 p.m.

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Tuesday 1 December

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Dressing for warmth',
1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015,
9 a.m.--1 p.m.)

CONGREGATION meeting, 2 p.m. (discussion of Report of
Working Party on Governance).

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Seminar: `Common student
problems', 5.15 p.m. (see information
above
).

PROFESSOR W. JAMES: `Questions old and new in the
anthropology of religion' (interdisciplinary seminars:
`Methodological approaches to the study of religions'),
Christ Church, 5 p.m.

J. PAAVOLA: `Environmental problems and policy: an
institutional approach' (Oxford Centre for the
Environment, Ethics, and Society seminar), Council Room,
Main Building, Mansfield, 5 p.m.

H. PHILLIPS: `Autour de Racine et du thêatre
classique: nouvelles perspectives' (lecture series:
`Thêatre et littérature, mots et images'),
Maison Française, 5.15 p.m.

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Wednesday 2 December

ACADEMIC STAFF Development Seminar: `Memory skills', 1.30
p.m. (see information above).

D. DE JONG: `European immigration and asylum policy'
(Refugee Studies Programme: Seminars on Forced
Migration), Library Wing Seminar Room, Queen Elizabeth
House, 5 p.m.

MICHAEL IGNATIEFF: `The shadow cast by a life: a
biographer and his subject' (discussion of recent
biography of Sir Isaiah Berlin, to be followed by book-
signing), New Lecture Lecture Theatre, St Antony's, 5
p.m. (admission by ticket, from St Antony's Development
Office: tel. (2)74496, fax (2)74494).

UNIVERSITY CLUB wine-tasting: Wines for the festive
season, 5.45 p.m. (admission for members and guests,
£2 per person).

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