Author Archives: Celine

Talk on naturalist Carl Linnaeus, Tue 16/10 7pm

The Centre for Nordic Studies’ first talk this semester will be given by Dr Eva Robards (York) at 7pm in the Humanities Research Institute on Tuesday 16 October. Her talk is on, ‘The Swede who organised the world: naturalist Carl Linnaeus’.

For further information, contact Dr Colin Roth by e-mailing Nordic-Studies@Sheffield.ac.uk

Information related to this message is available at https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/nordic-studies/news-and-events

Terry’s group meeting today 1.30pm BMS sem 1

Terry’s group meeting TODAY 1pm BMS sem room2

Terry’s group meeting TODAY 1.30pm sem rm 1

Accommodation for Andrew Beckerman’s visitor

Dear all – I have a visitor from the US from End of May to End of July – does anyone know of, or have a room, that needs letting? Please get in touch with me if you do: a.beckerman@sheffield.ac.uk

Best wishes,
Andrew Beckerman

Terry’s group meeting TODAY 3pm

BMS sem 1

Yorkshire Universities Evolution Group (YUEG) 2018, Sheffield, 25th June

YUEG is an informal meeting for all evolutionary biologists working in the Yorkshire region. It is a great chance to get to know colleagues from neighbouring universities and to discuss a wide range of interesting topics. The one-day meeting will have space for up to 12 talks in 20 minute slots, plus posters. The registration fee (£35) covers room hire, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments.

Book now (deadline Friday 1st June) at:

https://onlineshop.shef.ac.uk/conferences-and-events/faculty-of-science/animal-and-plant-sciences/yueg-conference-2018

Reserve a talk or poster slot by completing this short google form:

https://goo.gl/forms/YJojMOKOBJaMFkcf1

Looking forward to welcoming you to Sheffield!

Celine

Terry’s group meeting TODAY 1pm, BMS seminar room 3

paid field assistant position for the breeding season, Imperial, Silwood Park

Duties include the collection of field data on a wild blue tit population in Silwood Park. You will work in a team of students and technical assistants, collecting data on blue tits breeding in nest boxes. Duties involve nest box monitoring, catching of adults and young birds, ringing, data entry and management. There is the option to also contribute to ongoing research projects. We can offer accommodation on-site. Starting date would be late March but no later than 1st April for approximately 3 months depending on season.

Required skills: passerine handling and ringing skills (license a big plus), team work, field work experience, independence and able to work in a team. Must be conscientious with data.

Must be allowed to work in UK.

The Silwood Park Campus is a vibrant graduate campus one hour by train from London City with more than 120 graduate students from countries all over the world. During summer, there will even be our annual festival, Silfest! https://www.imperial.ac.uk/visit/campuses/silwood-park/prospective-students/life-at-silwood/

Silwood’s academics are world-class scientists, and we offer a range of graduate courses to improve hard and soft skills.
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/visit/campuses/silwood-park/research/

To apply, please send your CV, a motivation letter detailing your relevant expertise, and contact information for two references as soon as possible, to: Julia.schroeder@imperial.ac.uk

Terry’s group meeting today CANCELLED