In this lecture, Sean May, School of Biosciences, will explore the evolution of genetic engineering technology. Part of the Popular Culture Lecture Series.
Dr Erik Murchie, Associate Professor in the School of Biosciences, presents ‘Photosynthesis: the engine of food production’. Part of the Science Public Lecture Series.
In this inaugural lecture, Professor Martin Broadley will describe how plant evolution, compounded by profound geographical factors (physical and cultural), causes widespread human micronutrient deficiencies across the globe.
In this inaugural lecture, Professor Ritz will reveal some new views of the normally unseen underworld, and explain how understanding the origins and consequences of soil biodiversity can provide a means for us to manage, monitor and protect soils more effectively.
The University has been recognised for supporting women in science subjects.
Appears in Issue 69
Tags: Athena SWAN Bronze Awards, Athena SWAN Charter, Athena Swan Project Officer, Biosciences, Chief Medical Officer for England, Dame Sally Davies, Dr Marion Walker MBE, Dr Tony Stevens, Faculty of Engineering, Pharmacy, Professor in Stroke Rehabilitation, School of Community Health Sciences, School of Physics and Astronomy, School of Psychology, Silver Athena Scientific Women’s Advancement Network, Silver Awards., SWAN Award., The School of Mathematical Sciences
Eighty-four students made history on 22 July 2011 when they graduated from the first purpose-built vet school in Britain for 50 years.
Appears in Issue 50
Tags: Bachelor of Veterinary Medical Sciences (BVMedSci), Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM), Bachelor of Veterinary Surgery (BVS), Biosciences, Prof Gary England, Prof Lance Lanyon, The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons