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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- Motor-boat noise makes fish bad parents, leading to the death of their babies 22 June 2017
- Dr Shelby Temple was awarded the BBSRC Innovator of the Year award for 2017. 22 June 2017
- RelTime rates collapses to a strict clock when estimating the timeline of animal diversification 26 May 2017