Recruitment at RSB

The Research School of Biology is recruiting up to six Academic Level B/C positions across the three divisions of the school. 

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Students in the field - Field studies in functional ecology, in the Daintree rainforest

If you want to learn about plant and animal ecology properly, you need to be surrounded by it. And that’s exactly what this course does.

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Field Studies in Functional Ecology

Don't forget nitrogen, when looking at how plants capture CO2

Every time you breathe you are producing carbon dioxide and taking up oxygen from the atmosphere.

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Dr Florian Busch with his revamped photosynthesis model

Celebrating 50 years of biology at ANU

This December, the ANU Research School of Biology celebrates its 50th anniversary.

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50 years of Biology at ANU

We are celebrating 50 years of biology at ANU!

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Plants release more carbon dioxide into atmosphere than expected

A new study involving ANU and international collaborators has found plants release more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere through respiration than expected, and the problem will worsen with climate change.

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ARC grant success

The Australian National University (ANU) has won $24 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding for 58 research projects across the University. 

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How does the crested pigeon make their mysterious alarm sound?

Scientist have solved the mystery of how crested pigeons create an alarm without using their voice to prompt other birds to flee danger.

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How does the crested pigeon make their mysterious alarm sound?

The ANU Research School of Biology (RSB) carries out research in a wide range of biological and biomedical sciences. It also oversees the University's Biology curriculum, with a diverse offering of courses across both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

Job opportunities

Up to seven RSB positions are on offer, until 11/02/2018. Read more.
 

Research opportunities

Interested in holding an ARC or NHMRC fellowship at RSB? See what RSB can offer you.

Interested in doing a PhD at RSB?

News

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Jan
2018
If you want to learn about plant and animal ecology properly, you need to be...
19
Dec
2017
Every time you breathe you are producing carbon dioxide and taking up oxygen...
14
Dec
2017
The Research School of Biology is recruiting up to six Academic Level B/C...
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Dec
2017
This December, the ANU Research School of Biology celebrates its 50th...
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Nov
2017
Congratulations to all 91 students who presented at the 2017 RSB student...

Events

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Jan
2018
The mitotic spindle is a large molecular machine that controls chromosome...

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