Department of Biology

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The Department came first for research impact in Times Higher Education's ranking of the Research Excellence Framework 2014

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World-class science across the whole spectrum of modern biology, from ecology to biomedicine

Undergraduate study

Upcoming seminars

Tue
7
Jan

Using ancient DNA to investigate the origins and dispersal of the domesticated sunflower

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre (B/K/018)

Dr Nathan Wales, BioArCh, Department of Archaeology, University of York

Thu
16
Jan

Sex, parasites, and coevolution

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Ben Ashby, University of Bath

Fri
17
Jan

TBC

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Professor Fiona Watt

Tue
21
Jan

Title TBC

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre (B/K/018)

Dr Maria Del Carmen Montero-Calasanz, University of Newcastle

Thu
23
Jan

Transitions in sexual system and comparative genomics of sex chromosomes

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Dr Africa Gómez, University of Hull

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Researchers in the spotlight

From rice straw to biofuel
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Professor Simon
McQueen-Mason

An ash tree in a grove

Surviving ash dieback
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Dr Andrea Harper and Professor Ian Bancroft