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Election, appointments, reappointments, and grants of title

The following election, appointments, reappointments, and grants of title have been made:

Election

Professor Alun Williams, Ph.D., W, B.V.M.S., Glasgow, Professor of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Veterinary College, University of London, elected Professor of Veterinary Diagnostic Pathology with effect from 1 October 2009.

Appointments

In their Report of 13 May 2009 on Senior Academic Promotions (Reporter, p. 735) the General Board recommended the establishment of twenty-seven Professorships and twenty-seven Readerships. In Paragraph 5 it was stated that the Board would announce the titles at a later date after consultation with the individuals concerned. The recommendations of the Report were approved by Grace 6 of 3 June 2009. The following list of appointments includes the titles that have been agreed.

Professorships

(with effect from 1 October 2009)

School of Arts and Humanities

Dr Janet Martin Soskice, JE, appointed Professor of Philosophical Theology in the Faculty of Divinity

Dr Peter Leslie de Bolla, K, appointed Professor of Cultural History and Aesthetics in the Faculty of English

Dr Maria Manuel Gabao Lisboa, JN, appointed Professor of Portuguese Literature in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese

School of the Biological Sciences

Dr Nicholas John Gay, CHR, appointed Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry in the Department of Biochemistry

Dr John Michael Edwardson, CHR, appointed Professor of Molecular Pharmacology in the Department of Pharmacology

Dr Anne Jennifer Morton, N, appointed Professor of Neurobiology in the Department of Pharmacology

Dr William Henry Colledge, CHU, appointed Professor of Reproductive Physiology in the Department of Physiology, Development, and Neuroscience

Dr Angela Charlotte Roberts, G, appointed Professor of Behavioural Neuroscience in the Department of Physiology, Development, and Neuroscience

School of Clinical Medicine

Dr David Jonathan Owen, appointed Professor of Structural and Molecular Biology in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry

Dr Antonio Vidal-Puig, appointed Professor of Molecular Nutrition and Metabolism in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry

School of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr William Clement McGrew, CC, appointed Professor of Evolutionary Primatology in the Department of Biological Anthropology

Dr Peter Mandler, CAI, appointed Professor of Modern Cultural History in the Faculty of History

Dr Jonathan Philip Parry, PEM, appointed Professor of Modern British History in the Faculty of History

Dr Manuel Peter Eisner, appointed Professor of Comparative and Developmental Criminology in the Institute of Criminology

School of the Physical Sciences

Dr Keith Ferrin Priestley, Q, appointed Professor of Seismology in the Department of Earth Sciences

Dr Neil Wyn Evans, K, appointed Professor of Astrophysics in the Institute of Astronomy

Dr Craig Douglas Mackay, CC, appointed Professor of Image Science in the Institute of Astronomy

Dr Paul Brett Davies, CC, appointed Professor of Spectroscopy in the Department of Chemistry

Dr Serena Michelle Best, JN, appointed Professor of Materials Science in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy

Dr Ruth Elizabeth Cameron, LC, appointed Professor of Materials Science in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy

Dr Valerie Gibson, T, appointed Professor of High Energy Physics in the Department of Physics

Dr Neil Clement Greenham, CL, appointed Professor of Physics in the Department of Physics

School of Technology

Dr John Gustav Daugman, appointed Professor of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition in the Computer Laboratory

Dr Anuj Dawar, R, appointed Professor of Logic and Algorithms in the Computer Laboratory

Dr Epaminondas Mastorakos, F, appointed Professor of Energy Technologies in the Department of Engineering

Dr Florin Udrea, EM, appointed Professor of Semiconductor Engineering in the Department of Engineering

Dr Markus Kraft, CHU, appointed Professor of Chemical Engineering in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Readerships

(with effect from 1 October 2009)

School of Arts and Humanities

Dr Robert Douglas Hedley, CL, appointed Reader in Hermeneutics and Metaphysics in the Faculty of Divinity

Dr Laura Charlotte Wright, LC, appointed Reader in English Language in the Faculty of English

Dr Marina Frolova-Walker, CL, appointed Reader in Music History in the Faculty of Music

School of the Biological Sciences

Dr Guy Charles Brown, DOW, appointed Reader in Cellular Biochemistry in the Department of Biochemistry

Dr Sarah Catherine Ruth Lummis, K, appointed Reader in Molecular Neurobiology in the Department of Biochemistry

Dr James Phillip Haseloff, appointed Reader in Synthetic Biology in the Department of Plant Sciences

Dr Rebecca Mary Kilner, SID, appointed Reader in Evolutionary Biology in the Department of Zoology

Dr Richard Charles Preece, appointed Reader in Quaternary Malacology in the Department of Zoology for so long as he holds the office of Senior Assistant Curator in Malacology (Watson) in the Museum of Zoology

Dr Pietro Mastroeni, DAR, appointed Reader in Infection and Immunity in the Department of Veterinary Medicine

School of Clinical Medicine

Dr Ismaa Sadaf Farooqi, appointed Reader in Human Metabolism in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry

Dr Stephen James Sawcer, JE, appointed Reader in Neurogenetics in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Paul David Peter Pharoah, CAI, appointed Reader in Cancer Epidemiology in the Department of Public Health and Primary Care1

School of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr David Andrews Sneath, CC, appointed Reader in Anthropology of Political Economy in the Department of Social Anthropology

Dr Solomis Nicolaou Solomou, PET, appointed Reader in Economics and Economic History in the Faculty of Economics

Dr Joya Chatterji, T, appointed Reader in Modern South Asian History in the Faculty of History

Dr David Walter Runciman, TH, appointed Reader in Political Thought in the Department of Politics and International Studies

Dr Eleanor Robson, appointed Reader in Ancient Middle Eastern Science in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science

School of the Physical Sciences

Dr Gordon Ian Ogilvie, CL, appointed Reader in Mathematical Astrophysics in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Dr Jonathan Michael Goodman, CL, appointed Reader in Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry

Dr Jochen Reinhold Guck, appointed Reader in Biophysics in the Department of Physics

School of Technology

Dr Kamal Ahamed Munir, appointed Reader in Strategy and Policy in Judge Business School

Dr Steven Michael Hand, W, appointed Reader in Computer Systems in the Computer Laboratory

Dr Cecilia Mascolo, appointed Reader in Mobile Systems in the Computer Laboratory

Dr Andrea Carlo Ferrari, PEM, appointed Reader in Nanotechnology in the Department of Engineering

Dr Andrew John Flewitt, SID, appointed Reader in Electronic Engineering in the Department of Engineering

Dr Robert John Miller, CAI, appointed Reader in Energy Technology in the Department of Engineering

Dr Timothy David Wilkinson, JE, appointed Reader in Photonic Engineering in the Department of Engineering

Other Appointments

University Lecturers

Judge Business School. Dr Shahzad Mumtaz Ansari, M.Phil., Ph.D., ED, appointed from 1 April 2009 until the retiring age and subject to a probationary period of five years.

Psychiatry. Dr Paul Oliver Wilkinson, B.A., M.B., B.Chir, M.D., Cambridge, DCH, MRCPsych, CCT, appointed from 1 May 2009 until the retiring age and subject to a probationary period of five years.

Associate Lecturers

Radiology. Dr Ashley Shaw, MB.ChB., Sheffield, MRCP, London, FRCR, appointed from 1 June 2009 for five years.

Clinical Lecturers

Haematology. Dr Philip Anthony Beer, B.Med.Sci., B.M., B.S., Nottingham, MRCP, MRCPath, appointed from 1 June 2009 for four years.

Head of Department

History of Art. Dr Frank Salmon, appointed from 1 October 2009 for three years.

Assistant Registrary

University Offices (Academic Division). Miss Laura Clare Smethurst, M.St., Oxford, B.A., Durham, appointed from 1 April 2009 until the retiring age and subject to a probationary period of nine months.

Administrative Officers

University Offices (Academic Division). Ms Marina Ballard, M.Sc., B.Sc., London, appointed from 1 May 2009 until the retiring age and subject to a probationary period of nine months. Mr Benedict Andrew Warn, B.A., Leeds, appointed from 9 March 2009 until the retiring age and subject to a probationary period of nine months. Dr Jurgen Wastl, Ph.D., Marburg, Germany, B.Sc., Bayreuth, Germany, appointed from 1 September 2008 until the retiring age.

Computer Officers

Physics. Mr Mark Alexander Hayes, B.A., K, appointed from 1 May 2009 until the retiring age.

Reappointments

Associate Lecturer

Pathology. Dr John William Grant, EM, reappointed from 1 October 2009 for five years.

Clinical Medicine. Mr Roger Frank Gray, reappointed from 1 May for five years. Dr Kottekkattu Kurjakkan Balan, reappointed from 1 June 2009 for two years. Mr Neville Victor Jamieson, TH, reappointed from 1 June 2009 for five years. Dr Anthony Jay Jaffa, JE, reappointed from 1 September 2009 for five years. Dr Rajini Ramana, reappointed from 1 November 2009 for five years.

Grants of Title

Affiliated Lecturers

Earth Sciences. Professor Ann Grace Wintle has been granted the title of Affiliated Lecturer from 1 October 2009 for two years.

Psychiatry. Dr Pradeep J. Nathan has been granted the title of Affiliated Lecturer from 1 July 2009 for two years.

Zoology. Dr David Christopher Aldridge, CTH, has been granted the title of Affiliated Lecturer from 1 August 2009 for a further two years.

1 Reassigned by Grace 5 of 8 July 2009.


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