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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- Discovery of a druggable pocket in the SARS-CoV-2 Spike protein could stop virus in its tracks 24 September 2020
- Modelling of ancient fossil movement reveals step in the evolution of posture in dinosaur and crocodile ancestors 21 September 2020
- Discovery of a new mass extinction 17 September 2020