Dispersal of Microplastics in the Marine Environment
Dr S Neill
27 January 2019
With an estimated 8 million tonnes of plastic entering our oceans each year, marine plastics are one of the biggest and most immediate threats facing the marine environment.
Microbial lipid cycling in the oceans: an integrated ‘omics’ approach
CENTA - Central England NERC Training Alliance
Dr Y Chen, Prof D J Scanlan
21 January 2019
Project Highlights. Marine microbes meet omics. World-leading supervisory team on marine microbiology and ecology. Uniquely opportunity at Warwick to apply cutting-edge techniques on integrated omics.
Nutrient Resources in a Future Ocean
Dr S Reynolds,, Dr F Ragazzola, Dr M Hale
17 February 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded three year PhD to commence in October 2019. The PhD will be based in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and will be supervised by Dr Sarah Reynolds, Dr Federica Ragazzola and Dr Michelle Hale.
Microbial Drivers of Coralline Algae Ecosystem Function
Institute of Life and Earth Sciences
Dr H Burdett
1 February 2019
This project will combine advanced microbial ecology, biogeochemistry and ecological techniques to investigate the role of microbial communities in driving ecosystem function in maerl beds.