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SEEC Student Symposium 2016
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 08:30

Come along to hear about all of the interesting research projects being undertaken by SEEC students!

Post-doc on estimating biodiversity in the Karoo with SEEC
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 15:30

Postdoc opportunity at SEEC - deadline 10 June.

Kyle Lloyd's Masters thesis is accepted
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 14:15

Kyle Lloyd has just had his Masters thesis accepted! Congratulations Kyle. Below you can read Kyle's abstract on his project on nest predation in sociable weavers.

Cookie-cutter shark bitemarks on whales!
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 08:45

Peter Best and our very own Theoni Photopoulou recently published a paper on a rather bizarre natural phenomenon.

Species distribution modelling workshop at SANBI
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 11:45

Vernon Visser will be running a workshop on behalf of SANBI on species distribution modelling (SDM) in R (with a focus on marine environments). 

Theoni Photopoulou’s recent trip to Scotland
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 11:45

This year I was lucky to be awarded some funding under a postdoctoral exchange scheme, hosted by the Marine Alliance for Science and Technology Scotland (MASTS). Thanks to this funding, I was able to carry out research visits to two Scottish institutions, the Universities of St Andrews and Glasgow, between June and August 2015.

Ian Durbach’s tour of European universities
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 10:45

In July and August I attended the MCDM (Society for Multicriteria Decision Making) conference in Hamburg, presenting work on “Eliciting probabilistic long-term forecasts for the drivers of greenhouse gas emissions in South Africa“. 

SEEC student symposium 2015 – synopsis
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 11:45

The 2015 SEEC student symposium was held at the UCT Research Office at Cormack House in Mowbray on Friday 16 October, and was well attended by postgraduate students, postdoctoral researchers, staff, and a few visitors.

Bayesian integrated population modeling (IPM) using BUGS and JAGS
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 11:45

SEEC is hosting Michael Schaub & Marc Ke’ry of the Swiss Ornithological Institute, and Sarah J. Converse of the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center​ for a week-long course on Bayesian integrated population modelling (IPM) using BUGS and JAGS.