PhD Studentship

PhD Studentship at Aberdeen University advertised at this link:  

April 5, 2017 | EMMS

2 PhD studentships: seal spatial ecology and offshore structures

  See following link:

March 22, 2017 | EMMS

Sharks, skates and rays in the offshore region and coastal zone of Scotland – shark tagging database developer

Announcement of Opportunity The MASTS Community Project SIORC announces a 3-month paid internship to overhaul a database on shark tagging data. The project is jointly funded by the MASTS Coastal Zone and Fisheries Fora. The internship is a unique opportunity …

November 8, 2016 | EMMS

Science in verse

One of our previous students Richard Cottrell  had his masters dissertation work published. His wife thought it was a bit impenetrable so she created this poem for his family.

October 25, 2016 | EMMS

Spitfire DTP NERC studentship

NERC DTP SPITFIRE PhD project, entitled “Climate change and changes in zooplankton biomass in the North Atlantic” Please click to see to the studentship advert. Information for applicants on how to apply can be found at:

October 24, 2016 | EMMS

Words from one of our alumni …..

My masters year studying EBMMS at St Andrews and SAMS was a fantastic and incredibly useful investment in my future. While I enjoyed my undergraduate degree in Biology several years earlier, I found myself lacking quantitative skills that were becoming …

April 4, 2016 | EMMS

News from Tammi Warrender – EMMS student graduated 2015

I am currently living and working in the Cayman Islands and have been since New Year. I am working for the Cayman Government, Department of Environment (DoE) who are involved in many collaborative and independent research projects. My curiosities still …

March 23, 2016 | EMMS

Antarctic expedition underway!

The 4th Antarctic expedition of our MSc students is underway – This is the field course component of the optional module top predator ecology in polar regions. You can read about our exploits on the Antarctic expedition blog……

March 16, 2016 | EMMS

New publication by one of our EMMS graduates

A new publication by one of our EMMS graduates can be viewed here:

February 2, 2016 | EMMS

Reflections from a newly graduated student

Having already completed an undergraduate degree at the University of St Andrews, my decision to remain and complete a postgraduate degree was in some ways both difficult and easy – difficult in the sense that I was keen to broaden …

December 10, 2015 | EMMS

Internships available with CEFAS for MSc or PhD students

Two, 3 month internships are being offered by the MASTS Oil & Gas Forum in conjunction with CEFAS in Lowestoft. Each internship is being offered with a stipend of £3k. One internship will look at the “Comparison of Substitution Status …

December 8, 2015 | EMMS

R- reflections and a student’s self-conversation

These are the musings of one of our current MSc students tussling with coursework. Comments (in the form of annotating R-code with a #)  are copy-pasted from Sarah’s second assessed R assignment (these are from the pre-submission version!). #check with …

November 27, 2015 | EMMS

Statistics PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships in St Andrews    

November 25, 2015 | EMMS