European Journal of Soil Science Editor in Chief recognised for her services to Pedometrics

30th March 2016

Professor Margaret Oliver has been recognised by the International Union of Soil Sciences in a brand new award which is intended to recognise up-and-coming talent in Pedometrics.

The prize will be awarded at each biennial international meeting of the pedometrics Commission from 2017. The recipient will be given the award in Wageningen, Netherlands and will also receive  £50 voucher from Wiley and a complimentary year's membership of the British Society of Soil Science.

Nominations for membership of the NERC Training Advisory Group

2nd March 2016

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is seeking new members for its Training Advisory Group (TAG).

TAG is the key source of advice to the NERC Executive on the strategic direction and success of NERC training investments, including NERC's role and strategy in meeting skills shortages and other training priorities, on driving up the quality of training, and on recommendations on the award of training funds.