University Pro-Proctor

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Category: News

The Proctorial team from Kellogg College

From left to right: the Proctorial team from Kellogg College – Jeremy Gibbons, Elizabeth Gemmill, Alis Oancea and Jonathan Michie. Photo: John Cairns

On Wednesday 15 March Professor Alis Oancea concluded her term as a Pro-Proctor of the University at a ceremony at the Sheldonian Theatre.

The office of Proctor dates from at least 1209. Oxford’s two Proctors and the four Pro-Proctors who deputise for them are senior academic officers of the university who ensure that the University operates according to its statutes. They also help officiate University degree ceremonies and perform a range of other ceremonial functions on behalf of the University. They are elected by the colleges.

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