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2017 Science Awards: Nominations now open

The state’s most prestigious science awards are back and we need your help to find our brightest scientists, researchers and educators.The 2017 South Australian Science Excellence Awards recognise the achievements of talented individuals, including recent PhD graduates and science and technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) professionals who have made a significant contribution in their field […]

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2017 Clunies Ross Awards Nominations NOW OPEN

The Clunies Ross Awards recognise contributions by dedicated individuals to the application of technology for the benefit of Australia. Do you know a science and technology entrepreneur? Someone who has commercialised technology?  Or someone who had led the adoption of technology? NOMINATE THEM FOR A 2017 CLUNIES ROSS AWARD Nominations are now open and must […]

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Professor Rob Fitzpatrick (School of Biological Sciences), Director of the Acid Sulfate Soils Centre and Centre for Australian Forensic Soil Science (CSIRO) has won the inaugural award for outstanding international contributions to Forensic Geology & Forensic Soil Science by the International Union of Geological Sciences, Initiative on Forensic Geology.  The award was recently presented to […]

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At the annual SA Spatial Excellence Awards dinner on 19 August at the Adelaide Convention Centre two School of Biological Sciences members were recipients of individual awards: Alicia Caruso won the 2016 South Australian Spatial Excellence Undergraduate Award for her Honours project ‘Understanding Source Water and Surface Processes of Mound Springs using Remote Sensing’ completed […]

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Congratulations to Atma Ivancevic, a PhD Student in Adelson Lab, who is one of five winners for the Publishing Better Science through Better Data writing competition. Publishing Better Science through Better Data is a free, full day conference focussing on how early career researchers can best utilise and manage research data. The conference is to […]

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Peer Prize for Women in Science

Please find below information about the Peer Prize for Women in Science: A new major Australian research prize has been launched called The Peer Prize for Women In Science.  The inaugural year is focused on Life Sciences & Earth Science. To enter, researchers simply share a recent publication to showcase.  Then thousands of verified peers around […]

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Congratulations to Jasmin Martino, a PhD student supervised by Bronwyn Gillanders, Zoe Doubleday and Tony Fowler (SARDI), has won the 2016 SARDI Science Bursary for Women. Jasmin will use the $1500 bursary to support her thesis, ‘Reconstructing the growth and physiological histories of an iconic Australian fish species’. The bursary will be used to support a crucial […]

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Congratulations to Erinn Fagan-Jeffries, (Andy Austin’s Lab), who has won the national finals of ‘FameLab’ the British Council’s science communication competition, last Thursday night (5th May), and is now off to the international finals in the UK in June. Good luck Erinn.

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School in Media

A recent PlosOne publication from You-You Li’s UA/SA Museum PhD project was showcased by The Advertiser thanks to the media work of Professor Steve Cooper (SA Museum / University of Adelaide). http://www.news.com.au/national/south-australia/sa-museum-research-shows-mount-lofty-ranges-bandicoots-need-room-to-mingle/news-story/6b4261a1e22160972d9b515c43ee684e    

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Congratulations to José Facelli / Robert Cirocco (Plant Ecology Laboratory) who’s research was featured in an article in New Scientist. Here is a link to that article https://www.newscientist.com/article/2085389-vampire-vine-helps-to-destroy-alien-european-weeds-in-australia/

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