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Divisional Board meets on Fridays of Weeks Two and Seven of Full Term at 2pm.

The Board's terms can be found on the University website under 'Divisions and Divisional Boards'.

For more information about Divisional Board contact Dr Tracy Gale.



  • Sam Howison (ex officio: Head of Division)
  • Mark Brouard (ex officio: HoD Chemistry)
  • Mike Woolridge (ex officio: HoD Computer Science)
  • Chris Ballentine (ex officio: HoD Earth Sciences)
  • Ron Roy (ex officio: HoD Engineering Science)
  • Angus Wilkinson/Pete Nellist (ex officio: HoD Materials)          
  • Mike Giles (ex officio: HoD Maths)
  • Ian Shipsey (ex officio: HoD Physics)
  • George Ratcliffe (ex officio: HoD Plant Sciences)
  • Alison Etheridge (ex officio: HoD Statistics)
  • Tim Coulson (ex officio: HoD Zoology)

Elected members:

  • Stuart McKenzie (Chemistry)
  • Christopher Schofield (Chemistry)
  • Andrew Simpson (Computer Science)
  • Tamsin Mather (Earth Sciences)
  • Stephen Payne (Engineering Science)
  • Martin Booth (Engineering Science)  
  • Nicole Grobert (Materials)
  • Dmitry Belyaev (Maths)
  • Jon Chapman (Maths)
  • Arzhang Ardavan (Physics)
  • Laura Herz (Physics)
  • John MacKay (Plant Sciences)
  • James Martin (Statistics)
  • Ben Sheldon (Zoology)
  • Kathy Willis (Conference of Colleges)
  • Ali Rogers (Conference of Colleges)
  • Holly Reeve (OxRSS representative)
  • Mark Sansom (co-opted MSD representative)
  • Bernard Taylor (co-opted external representative)


Officers to attend:                                            

  • Deputy Head of Division and Associate Heads
  • Senior or Junior Proctor