BBSRC-funded Industrial CASE Studentship PhD

The School of Biological Sciences, Royal Holloway University of London, is pleased to announce one fully funded, 3-year BBSRC-funded Industrial CASE Studentship PhD in partnership with the global biopharma leader UCB Celltech in the field of Applied Plant Molecular Sciences and Industrial Biotechnology. Eligibility Applicants are expected to hold, or to be awarded a first … Read moreBBSRC-funded Industrial CASE Studentship PhD

Bronze Athena SWAN award 2015

The School of Biological Sciences at Royal Holloway University of London has been awarded Bronze Athena SWAN award for its commitment to diversity and equality. Announced on 23 April, the national awards recognise and celebrate good practice in advancing women’s careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) in higher education and research. Congratulatory … Read moreBronze Athena SWAN award 2015

Japan Visiting Scientist 2014

This visit follows from that in July 2012. See also http://pgn.riken.jp/English/news_e.html July 2012. Alessandra Devoto (visiting scientist at RIKEN CSRS, Yokohama, Japan) returns to RIKEN CSRS, Japan, to drive the Royal Society International Collaborative Project ‘Analysis of chromatin remodelling during drought and hormone treatment’.See also http://pgn.riken.jp/English/index.htm April 2010. Alessandra Devoto was awarded an Invitation Fellowship … Read moreJapan Visiting Scientist 2014

Inference and Modelling of Regulatory Networks in Multicellular systems 2010

Alessandra organized together with Dr Nick Monk, Centre for Plant Integrative Biology, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham) and Dr Motoaki Seki, the International Workshop: Inference and Modelling of Regulatory Networks in Multicellular systems. Yokohama (Japan) 11-12/06/10. Funded by BBSRC/Tokyo Embassy (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council).