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Annual Research Group Hike


Thursday, July 1st, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.


Welcome to Sarah Scriven


Thursday, July 1st, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Welcome to Dr Sarah Scriven, who will be working with Jen on analysis of biodiversity datasets from oil palm landscapes.

You can read more about Sarah’s research on her CERO web page

Dr Sarah Scriven


Can a generalist parasitoid act like’s Paines starfish?


Thursday, June 10th, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Jinlin Chen and Chris Terry have written a nice blog post for Journal of Animal Ecology, discussing our latest paper in that journal exploring species interactions and coexistence in rainforest Drosophila and their parasitoids

Can a generalist parasitoid act like Paine’s starfish?


Mirjam’s thesis submitted


Tuesday, April 27th, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Congratulations to Mirjam for submitting her thesis!


Congratulations to Christina


Tuesday, January 26th, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Very many congratulations to Christina Hunt who has passed her viva!  Many thanks to Katrina Davis and Stephanie Green (Alberta) for examining.


Congratulations Mark!


Saturday, November 14th, 2020. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Many congratulations to Dr Mark Wong who has aced his DPhil viva! Mark now starts a postdoc in Switzerland at the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research.

Thanks so much to Kate Parr and Michelle Jackson for examining. We look forward to seeing Mark back in Oxford some time in 2021 for a non-virtual celebration!

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Welcome to Michael Tansley


Friday, October 16th, 2020. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Welcome to new DPhil student Michael Tansley who joins us following an MRes at Imperial College. Michael will be working on the effects of environmental change on functionally-important insects in UK agro-ecosystems. Check out his group web page.


Thesis submission time: congratulations Liam, Mark, Abby and Christina


Saturday, October 10th, 2020. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Busy times at CERO where Liam Crowley, Mark Wong, Abby Bailey and Christina Hunt have all submitted their PhD/DPhil theses in the past month.

Congratulations to all 4 of them.


Welcome to Ellen Baker and Will Langdon


Monday, August 10th, 2020. Posted by Owen Lewis.

We are pleased to welcome Ellen and Will to our research group, funded by the NERC Environmental Research Doctoral Training Programme.

You can find out more about their research plans by clicking through to their individual pages:

Will Langdon

Ellen Baker

 


Lockdown ecology and entomology


Saturday, June 6th, 2020. Posted by Owen Lewis.

CERO’s Liam Crowley has been helping our Oxford friend and colleague Dr Lindsay Turnbull with her excellent ‘Back Garden Biology‘ series. Check out the latest podcast on iridescence.