John Collier Jones

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John Collier Jones (1770 – 7 August 1838) was an academic administrator at the University of Oxford in England.

Jones was Rector of Exeter College, Oxford from 6 November 1819 until his death in 1838.[1] He was also Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University from 1828 to 1832.[2]

His portrait was painted by Thomas Phillips and a mezzotint engraving was produced by Samuel Cousins and published by James Ryman in 1834.[3] His papers are in the Bodleian Library at Oxford.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ H. E. Salter and Mary D. Lobel, eds. (1954). "Exeter College". A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 3: The University of Oxford. Victoria County History, UK. pp. 107–118. Retrieved July 13, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Previous Vice-Chancellors". University of Oxford, UK. Retrieved July 13, 2011. 
  3. ^ "John Collier Jones". NPG D36717. National Portrait Gallery, London, UK. Retrieved July 13, 2011. 
  4. ^ "University of Oxford Vice-Chancellor's papers, chiefly concerning the Vice-Chancellorships of two Rectors of Exeter College, Dr John Collier Jones, October 1828-October 1832, and Dr John Prideaux Lightfoot, October 1862-October 1866, with some Curators' papers". Collection Level Description: Oxford University Papers. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, UK. Retrieved July 13, 2011. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
John Cole
Rector of Exeter College, Oxford
1819–1838
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Richard Jenkyns
Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University
1828–1832
Succeeded by
George Rowley