News

Paper accepted: Diversity, duplication and genomic organisation of homeobox genes in Lepidoptera


Friday, December 2nd, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Mulhair, P.O., Crowley, L., Boyes, D.H., Harper, A., Lewis, O.T., Darwin Tree of Life Consortium, Holland, P.W.H. (2022). Diversity, duplication and genomic organisation of homeobox genes in Lepidoptera. Genome Research, in press.


Congratulations Jinlin!


Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Many congratulations to Jinlin for passing her viva on ‘Experimental thermal and community ecology of rainforest Drosophila and their parasitoids’. Many thanks to examiners Jake Alexander and Ailsa McLean, and Chris Terry for the amazing Drosophila cake!
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Paper accepted: Enhancing the ecological value of tropical agriculture through set-asides


Tuesday, November 15th, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Bicknell, J.E., O’Hanley, J.R.O., Armsworth, P.R, Slade, E.M., Deere, N.J., Mitchell, S.L., Hemprich-Bennett, D., Kemp, V., Rossiter, S.J., Lewis, O.T., Coomes, D.A., Agama, A.L., Reynolds, G., Struebig, M.J., Davies, Z.G. (2022). Enhancing the ecological value of tropical agriculture through set-asides. Nature Sustainability, in press.


Two theses submitted: Jinlin and Jamal!


Sunday, October 16th, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Congratulations to Jinlin and Jamal who submitted their DPhil theses two days apart this month! Jamal returns to his native Indonesia to take up a lectureship at Universitas Gadjah Mada. Jinlin will start a postdoc with Owen in Oxford in January.


Featured new paper: Trait-mediated competition drives an ant invasion and alters functional diversity


Saturday, July 2nd, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Check out Mark’s excellent thread on his latest paper, or read the full paper in Proc. Roy Soc.


Congratulations Emily!


Friday, February 11th, 2022. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Congratulations to Emily on passing her viva!


Research Group Christmas Dinner 2021


Friday, December 3rd, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.


UK Butterflies Outstanding Contribution Award for Will Langdon


Friday, December 3rd, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Congratulations to Will on his UK Butterflies Outstanding Contribution Award for his work on the Large Tortoiseshell butterfly!


Thesis submitted: Emily Warner


Friday, December 3rd, 2021. Posted by Owen Lewis.

Emily’s thesis entitled ‘The effect of forest establishment on biodiversity and ecosystem function’ is now submitted. Many congratulations to Emily.


Annual Research Group Hike


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