News and events
Michael F. Land, Emeritus Professor, died on 14 December 2020 aged 78.
A research fellow has collected and shipped science equipment to help establish a laboratory in Nigeria, following a call for donations.
A new study shows what could be happening in the brain when learning new patterns, challenging the classic understanding of how mammalian brains work.
The University of Sussex is celebrating LGBTQ+STEM Day with a special online event on 18 November.
When studying vulnerable groups, scientists should always be aware of the context their studies take place in.
A PhD student is hosting two online discussions to share the successes and challenges experienced by a panel of BAME scientists.
Sussex researchers identify unique biomarker opening the door to future developments which allow for quicker diagnosis.
A PhD student aims to increase the visibility of role models in science for BAME students by building a community that extends beyond the School.
When one pixel is enough: ‘single pixel’ vision in fish could help scientists understand how humans see tiny detail
Recently discovered ‘single-pixel vision’ in fish could help researchers understand how humans are able to spot details like stars in the sky.
A rising star researcher has received funding from the Wellcome Trust to set up a new lab in the University’s School of Life Sciences.
A neuroscientist at the University of Sussex has received a prestigious award from the Wellcome Trust.
Communities could help meet demand for health supplies during Covid-19 with open access hardware and 3D printing
Free open source hardware and 3D printing could help to alleviate the burden of Covid-19 on global health systems, according to Sussex scientists.
Noora Nevala successfully defended her PhD via Zoom. If you have your viva coming up and aren’t sure what to expect, Noora has answered some questions
Researchers are hosting a free event in order to share their dementia research with members of the public on 10 March 2020.
The School of Life Sciences is hosting an event to raise the visibility of LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender plus) scientists
The global engagement team received a high level delegation from Southwest University mid January.
A Sussex research fellow is calling for donations of unused or unwanted, but functional science equipment to help equip a laboratory in Nigeria.
Sussex neuroscientist wins Nature award in recognition of positive impact his work has had on society
A neuroscientist at the University of Sussex has become the first winner of the Nature Research Awards for Driving Global Impact.
A neuroscientist at Sussex is hoping to improve science communications in Nigeria, launching workshops partnering top journalists with scientists.
An upcoming workshop will showcase notable Black British professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).