Nalini (EvoLab), Joelle (EcoLab) and Karen (MarBio Lab) will be featured in the March 2008 issue of Her World Magazine.
Nalini’s having her photoshoot in the insectary now! [posted during the shoot]
Check Evolab door for more details (we WILL paste the entire issue of Her World on the door).
Teaching Assistants Nalini Puniamoorthy, Ng Ngan Kee and Zeehan Jaafar receive their teaching awards at the Faculty of Science Faculty Awards 2008 ceremony last week.
Congratulations to the three TAs for maintaining their high standard of undergraduate teaching!
Also receiving honours from the Faculty of Science (FOS) were Li Daiqin for the FOS Outstanding Scientist Award 2007 and Rudolf Meier for the Faculty Teaching Excellence Award 2006/07
Science has a letter by one of our instructors, Matthew Lim. The longer version of this article has been commissioned by Trends in Ecology & Evolution. – Navjot Sodhi
Read it online: Lim, MLM, N. Sodhi, JA Endler, 2008. Conservation with Sense. Science, 319 (5861): 281.
One of our graduate student’s (Rueben’s) paper in Biology Letters was featured by Nature.
“Snail shell takes a weird turn,” by Nicola Jones. Nature News, 08 Jan 2008. She reports on Clements, R., Liew, T.-S., Vermeulen, J. J. & Schilthuizen, M. Biol. Lett. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2007.0602 (2008)
W.e.f. 1 Jan 2008
David Bickford joins the department as an Assistant Professor.
Instructors Peter Todd and Tan Heok Hui to Lecturer and T. A. Ng Ngan Kee to Instructor.
Heok Hui and Ngan Kee after we congratulated them. Thanks to Joelle Lai for the picture.