PALAEO is an interdisciplinary research centre in human evolution and palaeoecology that brings together York’s world-leading expertise in evolutionary anatomy, ancient DNA, biodiversity, psychology, palaeoenvironmental studies, prehistory and geochronology. The exceptional breadth of PALAEO allows the centre to take a fully-integrated, cross-disciplinary approach to major research questions in human evolution and its environmental setting. PALAEO is open to all York researchers in this exciting field, and to their collaborators elsewhere.
Posted on Friday 6 December 2013
Two new posts are advertised at the Environment Department: A PhD in Coastal Change and a Pollen Assistant.
Posted on Monday 21 October 2013
An investigation led by researchers in the Department has revealed surprising similarities between human and chimpanzee communication.
Posted on Monday 16 September 2013
The medal will be awarded at a lecture given by Prof. O’Higgins at 4:00 on October 24th in Lecture Hall 2 in the Wang Center at Stony Brook University. The title of his lecture will be “The measure of things: pattern process and morphometry.” The lecture is also part of the Provost Lecture Series at Stony Brook University and is co-sponsored by the Rohlf Medal Fund and the Department of Ecology and Evolution.