Monthly Archives: January 2015

Job- Genetic Technologist NHS Sheffield

Genetic Technologist (grade 5) in Sheffield Children’s hospital

NHS Jobs website Job Reference: 425-006-15

Accommodation needed for visiting PhD student

Dear All,

Owen Osborne is a visiting PhD student from Petrov’s lab in Oxford who will be spending some time in APS and my lab from mid-February into April. He needs accommodations so if you know of anything please contact him at:

cheers, Patrik

PhD studentships using eDNA at Hull

Three eDNA related PhD studentships available at the University of Hull (in partnership with FERA, CEH and WWT), starting September 2015. The closing date is quite soon (2nd Feb). The projects are:

Hopefully the above links will work, but just in case, full details can be found at

Terry’s next Group Meeting- the first of the year

is this Friday 16/1 from 1.30pm in BMS conference room 1.

Mirre has a baby girl!

Dear all,

here’s a message from Mirre this morning, whose baby daughter was just born this morning: Her name is Selina Rosa Simons and Mirre reports everything’s ok and they are very happy.

Congratulations to Mirre and his family!


NO lab meeting in January

Dear all,

There will be NO lab meeting this month. Next session will be on February 3rd at 11:30 in the common room.

Please remember that as a member of the lab everyone is expected to give at least one talk. Get in contact with me ( should you wish to present your work. Available 30-min slots are on:

April 7th
May 5th
June 2nd
July 7th

Kind regards,


Mauricio Montaño-Rendón

PhD Student
Animal and Plant Sciences
University of Sheffield