News & events

News

25
Jun
2019
Distinguished Professor Graham Farquhar has been honoured with a tapestry representing his life's work, including his Kyoto Prize, unveiled at University House.
11
Jun
2019
Professor Geoff McFadden, whose research has led to a paradigm shift in understanding the malaria parasite, has been awarded the Ralph Slatyer Medal for outstanding biological research for 2019.
20
May
2019
A region's climate has a greater impact than landscape on how many languages are spoken there, new research from The Australian National University (ANU) shows.
2019 ANU Federal Election Conversation Series - Food security
14
May
2019
Professor Owen Atkin and Professor Robert Furbank from RSB analyse the ongoing issues around food security and the policy direction needed to ensure Australia's ongoing prosperity.

Events

22
Jul
2019
Speakers: Professor David Raubenheimer, Leonard P. Ullman Chair in Nutritional Ecology and Nutrition Theme Leader
Charles Perkins Centre and School of Life and Environmental Sciences University of Sydney
Traditional foraging models are based primarily on a single dietary currency, usually energy or less commonly protein.
23
Jul
2019
Speaker: Yong Foo, University of New South Wales/University of Western Australia
Evolutionary theories suggest that women prefer masculine facial features in men because facial masculinity is an honest signal of men’s immune function.
30
Jul
2019
Speaker: Andreaz Dupoue, Monash University
TBA

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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