Exploration of the long-term antecedents of diversity training outcomes
Dr S Nachmias
Applications accepted all year round
Discrimination on the basis of age, gender, ethnicity and other factors is still a major organisational issue. The challenge for organisations is to develop strategies that would enable organisations to address the changing employment relationships (Ehrke, Berthold and Steffens, 2014).
Global diversity and ecosystem functions of a newly discovered plant-microbe symbiosis
CENTA - Central England NERC Training Alliance
Prof G Bending
21 January 2019
Project Highlights. We have discovered a previously unknown plant-microbial symbiosis with global distribution. You will unravel the diversity of the fungal symbionts involved, the factors which control their distribution, and determine its potential contribution to ecosystem processes through genome analysis.
The Soil Microbial Black Box - Does What’s Inside Matter?
Dr M Giles, Dr E Paterson, Prof L Baggs, Dr R Neilson
4 January 2019
A single gram of soil can harbor in the order of 1010 bacteria and up to 52 000 individual species. However, the role of this diversity in regulating soil functions (e.g.