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Congratulations to Amelie Jeanneau, PhD Student with Bertram Ostendorf, who has won the Soil Sciences Australia ‘SA Student Travel Award’ to attend the National Soils Conference 2018 in November in Canberra. The award is valued at $500 which will cover the conference registration cost.

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Assoc. Prof Jeremy Austin, Dr Denice Higgins and Felicia Bardan won the ‘Best Poster’ award in the Biological Criminalistics category at the Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society Symposium held in Perth. Congratulations to the team as they also won the best poster award in the same category at the last Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Symposium […]

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PeiQin Ng, (MPhil student in the Searle Laboratory), was awarded a Travel Scholarship from the Australian Society of Plant Scientists (ASPS) to attend the ComBio conference in Sydney September 2018. The travel scholarship covers all flight costs. Jun Li (PhD student in the Searle Laboratory) was awarded a Travel Scholarship to attend the 2nd Joint […]

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Recent Student Successes Almendra Rodriguez (Ivan Nagelkerken Lab) was awarded the Ernest Hodgkin Estuary Research Award at AMSA (Australian Marine Science Association) 2018 Conference for best student oral presentation.  Erin Brazel (Chris McDevitt Lab) won the Australian Society for Microbiology SA/NT Student Award. Erin won a bursary to present her PhD research at the Australian Society for Microbiology […]

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The University of Adelaide (School of Biological Sciences) has won 2 Awards in the University BioQuest – QuestaGame. University BioQuest, is a competition between universities to locate and identify animals. Professor Rob Reid has run an innovative exercise in level 1 Concepts in Biology and the University of Adelaide won the Top Spotters in the Universities category […]

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Congratulations to Dr Iffat Ara, who has won the 2017 Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute Postgraduate Student of the Year award for her PhD research ‘A Spatial Analysis of Food Security in Bangladesh, based on Climate Change, Management Practices, and Socio-economic Variables’.  For this award, Iffat was selected from six state postgraduate award winners. Iffat […]

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Congratulations to Dr Zoë Doubleday who was recently appointed to the Board and Executive of Science & Technology Australia under the presidency of Prof Emma Johnston (Dean of Science UNSW) https://scienceandtechnologyaustralia.org.au/. STA is Australia’s peak body in science and tech and represents about 70,000 Australian scientists across all disciplines and also runs the Superstars of […]

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Congratulations to NHMRC Winners

Congratulations to all those who were successful in the latest round of announcements from the NHMRC. A/Prof. Michael Beard – $556,127 (2018-20) to study “The interplay between viperin, peroxisomes and the cellular innate antiviral response” A/Prof. Christopher McDevitt – $843,035 (2018-20) to investigate “Novel insights into the molecular mechanisms of manganese recognition and acquisition by […]

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Congratulations – ARC Grant Winners

Congratulations to all those who were successful in the latest round of announcements from the ARC. The following projects received funding: ARC DECRA Dr Christian Huber – Palaeo-population genomics: studying adaptation using ancient human DNA. ARC DECRA Dr Vicki Thomson – The role of epigenetic modifications in tiger snake adaptation. ARC Discovery Professor Steven Cooper; […]

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Congratulations – Winner of the Inaugural Community Volunteering Award

Please join with me in congratulating Associate Professor David Paton, the winner of the Inaugural Community Volunteering Award for University staff. This award is given by the University in recognition of outstanding achievements by individual staff members who have given voluntary service to communities or causes outside of their workplace. David is a founding Director […]

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