Keep up to date with the latest news from the School of Biological Sciences.

  • Growing the next generation of kauri guardians

    Dr Monica Gerth from Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Biological Sciences recently received funding from the Unlocking Curious Minds fund for her mobile classroom initiative to help educate New Zealand children about kauri dieback disease and the importance of kaitiakitanga (guardianship of the environment).

  • PhD available

    PhD position available in New Zealand – Kaikoura region abalone (paua) population genetics based on GBS-derived SNPs

  • Evan looks off past the camera, smiling. Behind him are storage boxes and the top of a microscope.

    Study puts management of pests to the test

    Victoria University of Wellington research into some of New Zealand’s introduced pests has revealed the complexity of managing disease amongst species.