News & events

News

10
Jul
2018
Within two days of Josh Penalba submitting his PhD, the Biology graduate started working in a lab at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
10
Jul
2018
PhD graduate Regina Vega Trejo will continue her research into inbreeding when she takes up her Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Stockholm
10
Jul
2018
A passion for the business side of science has helped John Rivers land his dream job, just weeks after finishing his PhD.
02
Jul
2018
Unusual portraits of RSB members Marilyn Ball and Jack Egerton are part of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, entitled 'So Fine: Contemporary women artists make Australian History'.

Events

24
Jul
2018
Speaker: Andrew Cockburn, E&E, RSB
In recent years a number of high profile publications have used phylogenetically explicit comparative methods to attempt to explain the distribution of cooperative breeding in birds, which occurs in about 10% of species.  These attempts suffer from a common suite of problems, many of which repres
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31
Jul
2018
Speaker: Matt Hahn, Indiana University
Phylogenomics has revealed unexpected levels of disagreement among gene trees in almost every clade examined.  While error in tree inference must play some role in this discordance, biological causes of discordance—primarily incomplete lineage sorting and introgression—provide rich information ab
07
Aug
2018
Speaker: Tom Walsh, CSIRO (Canberra)
TBA
14
Aug
2018
Speaker: Stephanie Goodhew, Psychology, ANU
For most people, vision is the primary sensory modality, allowing us to navigate through the world and interact with it. It is our means of driving safely through traffic, avoiding obstacles, perceiving food we want to eat, reading, and recognising the face of a loved one.

Event series

Biomedical Science and Biochemistry Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Biomedical Science and Biochemistry

Director's Seminar Series

Speakers selected by the Director to deliver seminars of broad relevance to the School. 

Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Ecology and Evolution (E&E).

Evolutionary Ecology Discussion Group

This is an informal, weekly discussion group, held at 2pm on Wednesdays in the Banks Tearoom, Building 44. We discuss any questions broadly related to evolutionary ecology.

Plant Biology Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Plant Sciences.

Techniques in Computational genomics

The Techniques in Computational genomics (TIC) meetings are aimed at fostering interactions among computational genomic researchers of all levels from across Canberra.

Training, Symposia and Workshops

Lists training and workshops from a number of facilities and services, including the RSB-RSC Mass Spectrometry Facility.

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