School of Life Sciences


Events, seminars and conferences

We run an exciting schedule of events, seminars and conferences throughout the year.  

Research seminar series

Throughout the year we hold a research seminar series featuring guest experts from other institutions, as well as new researchers in our School, to discuss their work.

Autumn term 

3rd December 2020 - "Zoonotic potential of bat Influenza A viruses" - Dr Stathis Giotis, University of Essex.

10th December 2020 - "Who's in charge? Fungus-bacteria interactions in decomposing wood" - Dr Sarah Christofides, Cardiff University.

17th December 2020 - "The marine and aquatic civil servants - applying science into policy for a sustainable blue future" - Dr Ewan Hunter, Center for the Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas).

Spring term

14 January 2021 - "Science and campaigning: how research can change the world" - William McCallam, Greenpeace.

18 February 2021 - "Canonical vs non-canonical NF-kappaB signaling in lung carcinogenesis" - Professor Evangelos Kolettas, University of Ioannina.


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Science and campaigning: how research can change the world

This research seminar, hosted by the School of Life Sciences, will feature William McCallam discussing his work with Greenpeace, and the essential role that science plays in campaigning.

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