This monday a new issue of Phil Trans was published, which might mean my favourite papers of the year by my favourite people have already been published (and it’s only the 5th of January!). First of all, A practical guide to the application of the Red List of Ecosystems criteria is a paper from the RLE team (incl. myself) … More New issue of Phil Trans
Many news this (new) side of the earth … I have been awarded a PhD from Imperial College London in July 2014, after passing my viva with no corrections in May 2014. My thesis was entitled “Resolving the effects of Data Deficient species on the estimation of extinction risk” and comprised four data chapters. You … More New job and new paper
Women in Science Technology Engineering and Technology is a hot topic at the moment – even being covered in Animal Conservation and many blog posts. I just came across this graphic from engineeringdegree.net explaining attrition in the sciences – why women drop out of the science ladder as they progress. It would be great to … More Women in STEM
On Friday the 27th of September, the Natural History Museum London is holding a free evening where the public gets to mingle with scientists, and participate in debates and activities. I am running a debate on “Are all species equal?”, so feel free to pop in – the event runs from 16.00 pm to midnight. … More Science Uncovered
The summer has been extremely busy: coming back from Australia, attending the BES Macroecology Symposium, the International Congress for Conservation Biology and INTECOL, where you might have caught one of my talks. The only thing to show for it is this blurb on the Brisbane Student Conference, published at the Nature Conservancy. Read Eddie Game’s … More End of summer & The Nature Conservancy article
I am giving a seminar this Friday 3rd of May at the University of Queensland, 2pm in room 257 Goddard Building 🙂
Now off the analyze my 1807 crayfish specimens across 563 species. I will see the sunlight again in a few months!