Postgraduate Research Showcase

8 November 2012

Join us for this important event on the School's calendar, which showcases the abundant talent of the School's postgraduates. This is a great opportunity for you to interact with our Postgraduate students and learn about the wide range of projects they are researching.

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Co-Chairs TBA


1.15pm - 1.30pm Registration

1.30pm Welcome by the Chair of the Postgraduate Research Committee
Associate Professor Peter Banks

Winner of the 2012 Postgraduate Excellence Prize announced
Presented by Head of School, Professor Robyn Overall

Oliver Paul
Molecular Systematic and Biogeography of Polyosma (Escalloniaceae) in Australia and Papua New Guinea

Alicia Burns
The functions and mechanisms of behavioural syndromes: How individual personality affects the behaviour of a group

Ensiyeh Ghanizadeh Kazerouni
Do UV radiation and temperature interact to determine animal performance?

Sarsha Gorissen
Conserving the endangered fauna of highland swamps

3.10pm Afternoon Tea

Oliver Griffith
Function and evolution of placentation in reptiles

Siti Nurfadhlina Mohd Noor
Characterisation of transport proteins on the symbiosome membrane of soybean (Glycine max)

Mang Shi
Patterns and Determinants of Cross-Species Virus Transmission and Emergence

4.30pm 2nd Year Poster Presentations

5.15pm Refreshments

Time: 1.30pm - 5.30pm

Location: DT Anderson Lecture Theatre

Cost: No cost

Contact: Joanna Malyon

Phone: +61 2 9351 2369

Email: 0820063a241865581b0f2039083a5c3215583401792b213f180507