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No 6178

Wednesday 10 February 2010

Vol cxl No 19

pp. 533–544

College Notices

Emmanuel College


Lawrence Worms (Ash Rare Books) will give a seminar entitled Seller, Pepys, and the seventeenth-century London map trade, at 5.30 p.m., on Tuesday, 23 February 2010, in the Gardner Room, Emmanuel College, St Andrew’s Street. All are welcome. Refreshments will be available after the seminar.

For any enquiries, please contact Sarah Bendall (email, tel. 01223 330476). Details are also available at


Richard Ovenden, FRSA, FSA, Keeper of Special Collections and Associate Director, Bodleian Library, will give a lecture entitled The Bodleian Library: a national library?, at 2.30 p.m., on Thursday, 18 February, in the Auditorium, The Queen’s Building, Emmanuel College. All are welcome.

New Hall (Murray Edwards College)


The next Environment on the Edge lecture, entitled Geoengineering the climate, will be given by Professor John Shepherd, National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton, on Thursday, 18 February 2010, at 5.15 p.m., in the Buckingham House Lecture Theatre, Murray Edwards College (New Hall). To register, email For further information, see


The following elections were made with effect from 5 January 2010:

Honorary Fellowships

Dr Noel Robert Malcolm, M.A., Ph.D., FBA

The Rt. Hon. Sir Charles Declan Morgan, Kt, PC, M.A.

The Rt. Revd. Dr Peter Knight Walker, M.A., D.D.

Robinson College


The College wishes to appoint a Fellow in Engineering who currently holds an existing research or teaching appointment in the Department of Engineering with effect from 1 July 2010 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for up to five years in the first instance. Candidates may be specialists in any field of Engineering. The Fellowship would be held concurrently with their Departmental post. The successful candidate would assist in supervising as well as in student admissions, and would be provided with the usual benefits of a Fellow in the College.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a statement of current research and teaching interests, and the names of three referees should be addressed to the Senior Tutor by the closing date of 10 March 2010. Applicants are asked to arrange for references to be sent from their three referees directly to the Senior Tutor, Robinson College, Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AN (email, fax 01223 464806) by the closing date. Interviews will be held in April.

St John’s College


St John’s College intends to appoint two College Research Associates during the Easter Term 2010. Candidates must be of post-doctoral standing, and may be graduates of any university. They must hold awards made in a national or international competition (for example, those for Royal Society University Research Fellowships, British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, Research Council Fellowships, or Wellcome Trust Career Development Fellowships) for the purpose of conducting research in the University of Cambridge or at an approved non-University research institution. No conditions of age or subject are attached to these positions, but the successful applicants are likely to be within six years of having completed the requirements for the Ph.D. (or equivalent) Degree. Candidates will be selected by reference to their ability to contribute to the intellectual, educational, and social life of the College. While no stipend or honorarium is payable, a number of Collegiate benefits apply. Successful candidates will take up their College Research Associateships from 1 September 2010.

Further particulars, and details of how to apply, may be found on the College website (

Trinity Hall


A memorial service for Dr Shaun Wylie, Mathematician, Bletchley Park code-breaker, Fellow (1939–58), and later Honorary Fellow of Trinity Hall, will be held in the Chapel of Trinity Hall, on Saturday, 24 April 2010, at 2.30 p.m.

Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Master’s Lodge. Those wishing to attend should notify Anna Walford, Master’s Office, Trinity Hall, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ (tel. 01223 332540, email Please see the Trinity Hall website for more details (