Climate change and the evolution of insect mating systems
Dr SJ Cornell, Dr T Price
Applications accepted all year round
The pervasiveness among animal species of polyandry – i.e., females mating with multiple males – perplexes evolutionary biologists, because it is costly to females (e.g.
Conservation genetics and infectious disease in Brandt’s bats
Prof S Paterson, Dr K Zeng, Dr T Lilley
9 January 2019
There are hundreds of species of bats, each adapted to its environment. This project will use latest methods in genome sequencing to understand bat biodiversity, evolution and resistance to infectious disease.