News and Events
Dr James Higgins joined the department as a Lecturer in Plant Science.
Will Norton has started work as a lecturer in the department, working on genes and neural circuits that control zebrafish behaviour.
Emeritus Professor Clive Stace has had a new species of grass, Brachypodium stacei, named in his honour. The full story can be accessed at http://www2.le.ac.uk/news/blog/2012/january/the-naming-of-names-new-grass-species-honours-emeritus-professor
Tim Mackerill, PhD student with David Harper, presented his findings on the breeding sites of ospreys to the British Ecological Society's annual meeting (click here for more details).
David Harper has been awarded a University Teaching Fellowship in recognition of his innovative curricular developments at undergraduate and postgraduate levels within the Department of Biology.