Centre for Biodiversity and Environment Research (CBER)


Seychelles by air - Ben Collen

CBER is an interdisciplinary centre within UCL’s Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment

Staff and students in the centre undertake research at the interface between biodiversity and environmental change, and are actively engaged in communicating new research and relating findings to policy. 

CBER offers training opportunities, including hosting postdoctoral fellows and supervising research students through the NERC London Doctoral Training Partnership and MRes in Biodiversity, Evolution and Conservation.


CBER News and Events

Human activity puts Earth’s systems at risk

A paper coauthored by CBER's Director, Professor Georgina Mace, was published in Science today. More...

Published: Jan 16, 2015 12:21:01 PM

NERC Short Course - Species Distribution Modelling Videos

The set of talks which were filmed over two days in November 2014, which introduces the field of Species Distribution Modelling (also called Ecological Niche Modelling) are now available to view via YouTube. More...

Published: Jan 14, 2015 3:29:55 PM

Ant Colony Size Predicts Division of Labour

A new report published today in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, by CBER, ZSL and UEA student Henry Ferguson-Gow found that the division of labour within an ant colony depends on the colony size. More...

Published: Aug 27, 2014 3:07:43 PM

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