Edge Hill’s Biology researchers bridge the gap between academic research and practical conservation.
2018 Sandwich Placement Award nominee, Ashley Tufﬁn, has forged a new partnership between Edge Hill University’s Department of Biology and The Morton Arboretum in Illinois.
Industry experience gained from a third year placement at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, helped Charlotte secure a prestigious Medical Research Council Industrial Collaborative Award in Science and Engineering (iCASE) studentship.
Leaving university with a First Class honours degree and securing a top graduate position in the competitive ﬁeld of Biotechnology was made possible due to Kayleigh’s dedication to her course and the support of her tutors.
As well as attending every departmental event and volunteering to assist with research projects, Elisha Peers successfully bid for a grant to fund her dissertation and presented her ﬁndings at an international conference.
Biology graduate Emma Easton-Powell found an enterprising way to make some extra money while studying that combined her entrepreneurial ﬂair with her love of horses.
After graduating from her undergraduate degree in Human Biology, it took Laia just three months to secure a highly competitive, fully funded, four year PhD in Microbiology at the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Science.