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Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The School of Biological Sciences comprises two main research groups: Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour and Environmental Economics (which includes Quercus) and Molecular Biosciences. In addition, the School houses the Institute for Global Food Security, the Gibson Institute and the Queen's University Marine Laboratory in Portaferry. Hence, the education and research programmes supported by the School are among the most diverse in the University, with emphasis on biosciences at molecular to ecosystem levels.

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    Hasina Afroz

    Person: Doctor of Philosophy

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    Research Output

    A 20-year analysis of reported food fraud in the global beef supply chain

    Robson, K., Dean, M., Brooks, S., Haughey, S. & Elliott, C., 24 Apr 2020, In : Food Control. 107310.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • A cultural selection analysis of human-dog interactions - a primer

    Pfaller-Sadovsky, N. & Hurtado-Parrado PhD, C., 01 Jul 2020, (Accepted) In : European Journal of Behavior Analysis. 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • A fast magnetic bead-based colorimetric immunoassay for the detection of tetrodotoxins in shellfish

    Campàs, M., Reverté, J., Rambla-Alegre, M., Campbell, K., Gerssen, A. & Diogène, J., Jun 2020, In : Food & Chemical Toxicology. 140, p. 111315

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Datasets



    2018 Best Referee Award of the European Review of Agricultural Economics

    Bozzola, Martina (Recipient), 2019

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 2nd place winner in research competition

    Su, Qiaozhu (Recipient), 01 Oct 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    30 under 30 Outstanding Young Scientists

    Marshall, Helina (Recipient), 2020

    Prize: Other distinction

  • Activities

    International Journal of Dairy Technology (Journal)

    Alison Calvert (Peer reviewer)

    01 Jan 2021

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    Secretary for Northern Ireland Royal Society of Biology Chapter

    Michael Dillon (Advisor)

    01 Jan 2020 → …

    Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

    Press / Media

    Home cooking during the Covid19 pandemic

    Danielle McCarthy


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Home cooking, an opportunity to change food habits for good

    Danielle McCarthy


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Strongest link yet between nitrites and cancer

    Brian Green


    3 Media contributions

    Press/Media: Research


    Conservation of Maerl (Calcareous red seaweed) in Europe

    Daryl Birkett (Participant), Christine Maggs (Participant), Matthew Dring (Participant), Charmaine Blake (Participant), Sian Wilson (Participant), Paula Reimer (Participant) & Mark Johnson (Participant)

    Impact: Public Policy Impact, Environmental Impact