Every year the School of Applied Sciences runs a series of research lectures. Academics and researchers from across the UK will speak on a range of topics, including counterfeit medicines, the evolution of running in humans and more.
All staff and students from across the University are invited to attend.
The programme for 2011/12 is below:
11 October 2011
Dr Genoveva Esteban (School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University). Cryptic biodiversity: Microscopic Life Out of Sight Out of Mind
25 October 2011
Dr. Demetra Andreou (School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University). Host-Parasite Interactions and Impact on Host Populations
8 November 2011
Professor Anthony Moffat (School of Pharmacy, University of London). Identifying Counterfeit Medicines
22nd November 2011
Professor Nick Barton (Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford). Modern Humans and the Origins of Symbolic Behaviour in Prehistoric North Africa
6th December 2011
Dr. Josh Pollard (Archaeology department, School of Humanities, University of Southampton). Between the Monuments: Life in the Avebury Landscape
31st January 2012
Dr. Bill Sellers (Faculty of Life Sciences, the University of Manchester). Tendon Pogo and the Evolution of Running in Humans.
14th February 2012
Dr. John Stewart (School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University). Evolution and Climate Change: The Significance of the Individualistic Response of Species and the Adoption of New Refugia by Expanded Populations
28th February 2012
Dr. Emma Jenkins(School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University). Life on the Wadi Edge: The Excavation of WF16, an 11700 year old settlement in Southern Jordan
13th March 2012
Professor John Fa (Chief Conservation Officer, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust). Impact of Hunting on Mammals in African Tropical Moist Forests
27th March 2012
Dr. Dan Franklin(School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University). Cell death in microalgae: evolutionary and ecological perspectives
The lectures are free to attend. Please contact Gill Seaton for more information and to book a place.