Posted on Thursday 14 December 2017
Biology Christmas Social in aid of National Christmas Jumper Day 2017
Posted on Thursday 9 November 2017
We are delighted with our Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES) results for 2017 in the Department of Biology.
Posted on Wednesday 8 November 2017
The inaugural Sabrina Jones Prize for Achievement by a Biochemistry Student in Stage 1 was awarded to Lauren Woolley on 26 September 2017.
Posted on Friday 29 September 2017
Former Department of Biology student, Andy Maxwell, has become a co-author on a paper published in Molecular Cell.
Posted on Thursday 7 September 2017
As Vice-President, Dr O’Toole will be supporting the current President Professor Michelle Peckham in forming the strategy for the RMS and managing its ongoing activities
Posted on Tuesday 29 August 2017
A consortium of 10 academic and industrial partners located across the EU, including Prof Mark Leake from York’s departments of Physics and Biology, has been awarded a research grant for the project ‘SynCrop’ to investigate and develop cutting-edge methods to improve food production using novel synthetic biology tools.
Posted on Monday 24 July 2017
Many congratulations to Jenny Purcell who came runner up for "Best Organised Event" at this year's Yorkshire PA of The Year Awards
Posted on Friday 21 July 2017
Congratulations to everyone who Graduated this week
Posted on Wednesday 12 July 2017
Congratulations to Dr Peter O'Toole who has been elected Vice President of the Royal Microscopical Society.
Posted on Thursday 1 June 2017
Jenny Purcell is nominated in 2 categories which are for her work in the Biology Department
Posted on Thursday 18 May 2017
The York Press reports on a Civic visit to the Jack Birch unit in this its 25th year.
Posted on Tuesday 16 May 2017
Many congratulations to PhD student Rebecca Hall who has been selected as a finalist for the Microbiology Society's Sir Howard Dalton Young Microbiologist of the Year Competition.
Posted on Tuesday 2 May 2017
Nathaniel Holman wins Microbiology Society Journals' ‘Most Promising Science’ Prize.
Posted on Monday 24 April 2017
An academic from the Department of Biology has been awarded a prestigious award for the People’s Choice Life Science Video of the Year by Select Science.
Posted on Thursday 9 March 2017
A tribute to the 8 women who have distinguished themselves in the bioeconomy in 2016
Posted on Monday 9 January 2017
Work recently published by York graduate Justin Byrne (Biology with a Year in Industry, 2015) has been awarded the Chair's Prize for the best Bioscience Horizons research paper of 2016.
Posted on Wednesday 4 January 2017
Professor Ottoline Leyser FRS has been appointed Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to plant science, science in society, and equality and diversity in science.