The Oxford Preservation Trust has awarded an 'Outstanding contribution to Oxford' award to All Souls College for the 'Restoration of its public facing façade, including replacement of intricate stone chimneys'.
Friday, 5 March - 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
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The Warden and Fellows of the College have elected to Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships:
Alison John (Ghent; Classics)
Rustam Jamilov (London Business School; Economics)
Christopher Scambler (New York University; Philosophy)
Alexandros Hollender (Oxford; Theoretical Computer Science)
Takato Yoshimura (Tokyo Institute of Technology; Theoretical Physics)
It is with great sorrow that the College reports the death of Professor Roger Hood CBE, QC (Hon), FBA, on Tuesday 17 November, following a short illness.
Professor Hood was Director of the University’s Centre for Criminology and a Fellow of the College from 1973 until retirement in 2003, when he became an Emeritus Fellow
Christopher Codrington, a former Fellow of All Souls, died in 1710, leaving a bequest of £10,000 to the College for building a new library and stocking it with books; this new library became generally known as the Codrington Library, although that name was never formally adopted by the Statutes of the College. Codrington’s wealth derived largely from his family’s activities in the West Indies, where they owned plantations worked by enslaved people of African descent.
Professor Colin Burrow and Professor Stathis Kalyvas, Fellows of All Souls College, have been elected Fellows of the British Academy.
Applications may now be made for Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships in Classics (excluding ancient philosophy), Economics, Philosophy, Theoretical Computer Science and Theoretical Physics, tenable from October 2021. See Further Particulars and Online Application Form.
Closing date for applications: Friday 11 September 2020, 12 noon (UK time).
With regret the College has decided to cancel the 2020 Prize Fellowship Examination because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The College has elected to Senior Research Fellowships:
Miriam Meyerhoff (Linguistics, Victoria University of Wellington)
Vladimir Markovic FRS (Mathematics, Caltech)
The College has elected Dr Rima Dapous to succeed Dr Sarah Beaver as Domestic Bursar in September 2020.
Friday, 6 March - 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
All Souls College Hall
Sir Keith Thomas FBA has been made a Companion of Honour in the New Year’s Honours list for services to the Study of History. Sir Keith was a Prize Fellow at All Souls in the 1950s and returned as a Distinguished Fellow (2001-15) having been President of Corpus Christi College. He is currently an Honorary Fellow of the College.
It is with great sorrow that the College reports the death of Professor Sir Michael Howard OM CH MC FBA on Saturday 30 November, the day after his 97th birthday, following a short illness.
Sir Michael was a Fellow of All Souls from 1968 to 1980, when he moved to the Regius Professorship of Modern History, and later became an Honorary Fellow. In the late 1970s he was Chichele Professor of the History of War.
The funeral will be private and a memorial service is expected in the New Year.
The Warden and Fellows have today elected Alexander Georgiou (Law, Brasenose) and Lucas Tse (History, Hertford) to Fellowships by Examination at the College.
It is with great sadness that the College reports the death of Myles Burnyeat CBE, FBA, Senior Research Fellow of the College from 1996 to 2006, and subsequently an Emeritus Fellow.
It is with great sadness that the College reports the death of Stephen Cretney QC, FBA, Senior Research Fellow of the College from 1993 to 2001, and subsequently an Emeritus Fellow.
Professor Andrew Burrows QC, Fellow of All Souls College, has been appointed as a Justice of the Supreme Court.