Careers bookmark

During the International Day of Women and Girls in Science lecture today the Biology Equality and Diversity Committee will be distributing bookmarks highlighting a new webpage discussing some of the careers options for school students, undergraduates, and postgraduates studying biology. …

February 5, 2019 | International Day of Women and Girls in Science lecture


Watch ‘Narwhal Nights’ lecture online

The International Day of Women and Girls in Science will be marked by a public lecture by Professor Terrie Williams: Narwhal Nights: Discoveries Along The Scientific Road Less Travelled Tuesday 5th February 2019, 1pm at the Byre Theatre. More details …

February 2, 2019 | International Day of Women and Girls in Science lecture


Professor Sascha Hooker

Professor Sascha Hooker joined in the graduation celebrations on Thursday 6 December when she was appointed to the position of professor alongside other colleagues from across the University. As is customary, new professors are presented with a book of their …

January 15, 2019 | Celebrating success


Grant exemplars online

One of our Athena SWAN silver award action points was to ensure there were recent successful grant exemplars online to help colleagues with their applications. These are now available on bioInternal.

January 15, 2019 | New BE&D initiatives


Promotion workshop

The academic promotions workshop took place on the 4th December 2018 in the BMS lecture theatre. There were presentations from Mhairi Stewart (Head of HR) and Malcolm White laying out the structure of the promotions procedure, how it is viewed …

January 15, 2019 | BE&D activities


Resources for post-docs

A new section entitled ‘Resources for post-docs’ has been created on the E&D website, which can be found here. Please let us know (eqdivcom@st-andrews.ac.uk) if there is any other useful information which we have missed.

January 7, 2019 | New BE&D initiatives


Athena SWAN action plan

Implementation of the Athena SWAN action plan is now accessible to all staff, and can be viewed here. Further information on our Athena SWAN silver award submission and feedback can be found here.

January 5, 2019 | New BE&D initiatives


International Day of Women and Girls in Science, 5 February 2019

To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we welcome you to a public lecture by Professor Terrie Williams: Narwhal Nights: Discoveries Along The Scientific Road Less Travelled Tuesday 5th February 2019, 1pm at the Byre Theatre …

January 4, 2019 | International Day of Women and Girls in Science lecture


Marine Mammal Science MSc students meet Dr Asha de Vos

One woman whale show! The Marine Mammal Science MSc students met with the inspirational and charismatic cetacean scientist, Dr Asha de Vos. As a St Andrew’s alumni herself, Asha proved to the excited and awe-stricken students that the sky is …

December 19, 2018 | Student/ECR activities


International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019

We are very pleased to announce that Professor Terrie M Williams will present the 2019 public lecture to celebrate the United Nations International Day of Women and Girls in Science, organised by the Biology Equality and Diversity committee. The lecture ‘Narwhal …

October 3, 2018 | International Day of Women and Girls in Science lecture