News & events

News

11
Apr
2019
Compounds ANU, a library of compounds managed by RSC, is now available to biological and medical researchers across ANU.
08
Apr
2019
Plant biologist and Head of the Plant Sciences Division at the ANU Research School of Biology, Professor Owen Atkin, has been named the 2019 Vice-Chancellor's Entrepreneurial Fellow for his work around entrepreneurial agri-technology.
Working on Country winning photograph, by the Djelk Ranger group from Maningrida: indigenous.gov.au
13
Mar
2019
Would you like to learn more about Indigenous Australian culture and knowledge? Would you like to travel to northern Australia? The RSB is offering up to 8 travel grants to undertake an exchange program at Charles Darwin University in Darwin during July 2019.
05
Mar
2019
An international study has found a drought alarm system that first appeared in freshwater algae may have enabled plants to move from water to land more than 450 million years ago – a big evolutionary step that led to the emergence of land animals, including humans. 

Events

30
Apr
2019
Speaker: Sabine Rumpf, University of Vienna
Mountains harbour disproportionately high biodiversity, including rare and endangered species, but are in general poorly protected.
07
May
2019
Speaker: Emily Remnant, University of Sydney
TBA
13
May
2019
Speaker: Dr Anna Sophie-Jurgens, ANU
“I live off them, they live off me” – Parasites, Clowns and the Circus
14
May
2019
Speaker: Joanna Rutkowska, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University
In the last two decades, sex-specific maternal effects in birds have been a flourishing field of research. Yet, there are several well-established views that need new insight and potential revision. I will present methodological, empirical and meta-analytical examples of this kind.

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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