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.


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CBER News and Events

Ben Collen wins Marsh Award

Dr Ben Collen, was awarded the Zoological Society of London's Marsh Award for Conservation Biology. The Award is given to those who make a contribution to science and the application of animal species and habitat.  More...

Published: Jul 13, 2015 12:18:03 PM

Prof Kate Jones talks to The Life Scientific

Professor Kate Jones talks about her research on bats, conservation, and predicting zoonotic diseases on 'The Life Scientific' on BBC Radio 4 with Jim Al-Khalili, broadcast on 23rd June 2015. More...

Published: Jun 24, 2015 4:08:44 PM

Letter published in the Sunday Times

Professor Georgina Mace, Director of CBER, wrote a letter which was published in the Sunday Times, in response to Steve Hilton's suggestion that climate change concerns were eclipsing species conservation.  More...

Published: Jun 15, 2015 10:57:12 AM

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