Evolution and Behaviour MRes

University of Sheffield

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Work alongside students and staff who are at the forefront of research into organism evolution and behaviour.Course descriptionThe connection between how organisms have evolved and how they behave is a fundamental principle of biology. It can show us why organisms are the way they are, and answer deep questions about the diversity of life on earth.Our world-class research in this area spans topics including animal behaviour, molecular ecology, sexual selection and sexual conflict, speciation, ... READ MORE

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7th / 131
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26th
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15th

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SEP-22
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1 year

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A 2:1 BSc honours degree, or equivalent, in biology or a closely related quantitative subject. In addition, you should be able to demonstrate evidence of aptitude and enthusiasm for research eg an undergraduate research project.

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Evolution and Behaviour MRes

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University of Sheffield

Western Bank Sheffield
S10 2TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.7 miles away

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