Posted on Wednesday 30 November 2016
Professor Jane Hill will be swapping the lab bench for the backbench when she visits the House of Commons this week to shadow the York Central MP Rachael Maskell, Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Posted on Tuesday 29 November 2016
The University of York has been awarded £1.79m to support the growth of Yorkshire businesses that deliver products, processes or services related to renewable, biological resources.
Posted on Wednesday 5 October 2016
Professor Nia Bryant and Dr Allison Green (CII) strengthened their links with the York and District Diabetes UK group by hosting a visit on September 7th 2016.
Posted on Thursday 11 August 2016
Dr Karen Hogg, Experimental Officer in the Department of Biology's Imaging and Cytometry Technology Laboratory, has been awarded the inaugural Royal Microscopy Society (RMS) Medal for Flow Cytometry for her outstanding achievements applying flow cytometry in Life Sciences in fields from immunology to cell biology, bacteriology to plant studies.
Posted on Tuesday 2 August 2016
Professor Katherine Denby and her group joined the Department in June
Posted on Friday 15 July 2016
A selection of photos taken at the Reception held in Biology for those students graduating on July 14th. Congratulations to everyone!
Posted on Monday 4 July 2016
Kuntal Singh, a third year PhD student in the Biology Department, has won the University of York’s '3-Minute Thesis' competition organised by the Research Development Team.
Posted on Tuesday 21 June 2016
The N8 AgriFood Resilience programme hosted at York will be formally launched in Manchester on 21st – 22nd June.
Posted on Monday 13 June 2016
Professor Caroline Dean OBE FRS, of the John Innes Centre, has received this accolade in the Queen’s birthday honours.
Posted on Monday 13 June 2016
Congratulations to Emma Rand who won Teacher of the Year at the YUSU Excellence Awards 2016.
Posted on Thursday 26 May 2016
Newly elected member of EMBO
Posted on Thursday 19 May 2016
The Wellcome Trust Investigator Awards aim to build on the Trust's strategic goal of supporting the brightest researchers with the best ideas in Biomedical Research and are extremely competitive and prestigious awards.
Posted on Thursday 12 May 2016
Pint of Science 2016
Posted on Friday 29 April 2016
Congratulations to Professor Ian Graham on his election to the fellowship of the Royal Society, the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
Posted on Tuesday 19 April 2016
The Royal Society of Biology (RSB) held an awards ceremony at the Houses of Parliament on 14th April 2016.
Posted on Friday 15 April 2016
A University of York postgraduate has won The American Naturalist 2016 Student Paper Award for his research into insect evolution.
Posted on Thursday 14 April 2016
Emma Stewart, a first year PhD student with Dawn Coverley, has just won the British Society for Cell Biology poster prize.
Posted on Thursday 7 April 2016
Scientists at the University of York aim to unleash the untapped potential of the physical sciences in the search for new treatments for human infection and inflammatory diseases.
Posted on Monday 4 April 2016
Professor Graham, Head of the Department of Biology and former Director of the Centre for Novel Agricultural Products (CNAP), has won the Biochemical Society 2017 Heatley Medal and Prize from a 'very competitive field of candidates'. He will give a lecture at a Biochemical Society conference during 2017 as well as being invited to submit an article related to the lecture to one of the Society's learned publications.
Posted on Tuesday 15 March 2016
Professor Sue Hartley, Director of the York Environmental Sustainability Institute (YESI) and a member of the Department of Biology, was appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew for the next three years by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Minister Lord Gardiner.
Posted on Tuesday 26 January 2016
A selection of photos taken at the Reception held in Biology for those students graduating on January 22nd. Congratulations to everyone!