The global impact of our research is recognised by all major ratings, including the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. Studies into everything from wheat genomics to vision ecology and animal behaviour attract support from worldwide funders, including BBSRC, NERC, Marie Curie and the EU.
Our degree programmes are flexible, and all students complete field courses or laboratory workshops and independent research projects chosen from a wide range of options.
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- Resilience of vertebrate animals in rapid decline due to manmade threats, study finds 18 November 2021
- Flowering plants: an evolution revolution 17 November 2021
- Rapidly evolving species more likely to go extinct, study suggests 10 November 2021