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UK climate change adaptation – priorities, the strategic pathway to net zero emissions, and ambitions for COP26

Tuesday 8th December
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Water Framework Directive Stakeholder Webinar

Tuesday 15th December
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QUB Environmental Placements 5 November 2020

At QUB, School of Biological Sciences our undergraduate and postgraduate students are sourcing placement opportunities from the below course areas:

  • UG Environmental Management – up to 40 weeks placement commencing from May – September 2021
  • UG Zoology – up to 40 weeks placement commencing from May – September 2021
  • UG Marine Biology – up to 40 weeks placement commencing from May – September 2021

PG students may also be an option to your organisation, details below:

  • PG Leadership for Sustainable Development – 8 weeks placement in January and 8 weeks placement in April (all with a research project included)
  • PG Ecological Management and Conservation Biology – 12 weeks placement between May and August with a research project included
  • PG Animal Behaviour and Welfare – 12 weeks placement between May and August with a research project included

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Placements and industry links are as important now as ever before, in helping to prepare and improve future prospects. 

We fully understand the challenges currently facing many employers at the moment and appreciate all the support and contributions which can be offered to students, flexibility is open to working with hosts and adapting where possible to continue collaborations.

We would be delighted to connect and discuss opportunities throughout 2021/22.  See link here to access our placement brochure for more detail.

Contact Dionne Alexander at d.alexander@qub.ac.uk

NIEL Members

If any members are interested in hosting a student please let Iona know iona@nienvironmnetlink.org 

We would appreciate it if you could let us know when you could take them, how many you could take and outline what you can offer a student e.g. is it fieldwork or research on freshwater or marine or species or habitats and so on.