biotechnology

Take the next step with a postgraduate masterclass

The University of Lincoln is offering a series of free masterclasses in more than 20 different subject areas, giving visitors the chance to get a flavour of postgraduate study. If you have ever considered undertaking a Master’s level qualification to enhance your skills, build your knowledge or to boost...

New courses create even more career options

Students interested in wildlife management, medical research, animal ecology, pharmaceutical sciences and veterinary medicine have now even more options when it comes to degree courses. To satisfy an increased demand in science-related subjects three new BSc (Hons) degrees in Biochemistry, Zoology and Pharmaceutical Sciences are being introduced at the...

Measuring and understanding mood in animals

As our knowledge of animal behaviour and cognition grows, we are becoming more effective at assessing animal welfare. Dr Oliver Burman, Senior Lecturer in the School of Life Sciences, was recently awarded a substantial grant from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council to develop a new approach that will...

Multi-million pound science and innovation park announced

Lincoln is to become home to some of the finest scientific minds and most innovative high-tech businesses in the UK, thanks to ambitious plans announced today (Thursday 2nd August 2012). The University of Lincoln and Lincolnshire Co-operative are joining forces to transform a disused 10-acre site in the heart...