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Young minds to tackle tropical challenges

PRESS RELEASE\r\n\r\nAs the tropics become more populous, many minds are needed to tackle urgent problems including diseases, conflict and environmental degradation.\r\n\r\nThe annual Tropical Research Network (TRN) Conference this week in Cairns has brought together some of the best young researchers from seven universities in Australia. They will form new collaborations to deal with the challenges [...]

By | 2017-07-01T11:25:47+00:00 November 4th, 2014|TRN|Comments Off on Young minds to tackle tropical challenges

Best and brightest tropical researchers meet

PRESS RELEASE\r\n\r\nYoung, up-and-coming researchers are meeting at The Cairns Institute at James Cook University this week to develop innovative solutions to the unique challenges associated with global tropical regions.\r\n\r\nThe tropics are home to half of the world’s population, and host around 80 per cent of global biodiversity.\r\n\r\nIn Australia, the tropics represent 40 per cent of [...]

By | 2017-07-01T11:25:47+00:00 November 6th, 2013|TRN|0 Comments

Tropical research leaders nurtured

PRESS RELEASE\r\n\r\nAn innovative collaboration by eight Australian universities will nurture the next generation of tropical research leaders to ensure the nation plays a leading role in tackling the unique challenges facing the tropics.\r\n\r\nThe 27 PhD students selected for the Graduate Network in Tropical Research will attend its inaugural conference next week, October 29- November 2, [...]

By | 2017-07-01T11:25:47+00:00 October 25th, 2012|TRN|Comments Off on Tropical research leaders nurtured

New PhD network to tackle tropical challenges

PRESS RELEASE\r\n\r\nEight of Australia’s universities have joined together to develop a novel approach to PhD training in tropical research.\r\n\r\nThey have established the Graduate Network in Tropical Research, which will offer a collaborative PhD program that incorporates coursework, shared infrastructure and an annual workshop/conference for students.\r\n\r\nIt will draw on supervisory expertise and infrastructure from across the [...]

By | 2017-07-01T11:25:47+00:00 March 20th, 2012|TRN|0 Comments