Cancer Biology
Scientists in CNPS are studying the molecular mechanisms underlying cancer with a view to developing novel treatment strategies.
Cellular Neuroscience
Cellular neuroscientists in CNPS are exploring the properties of single brain cells in order to understand system-level phenomena relevant to brain function and dysfunction.
Social Responsiveness
The Department of Human Biology offers regularly open days and job shadowing opportunities for high school learners - to showcase our research and increase attractiveness of careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).
Bone Boxes
Bone samples provide a rich source to study variation in anatomical features
Stroke Rehabilitation
reScribe is a robotic hand exoskeleton developed as a rehabilitation tool for stroke patients to improve fine motor skills through task oriented handwriting therapy
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Sunday, 29 November 2020
Junior Research Fellow (2-year contract), Biomedical Engineering Research Centre

The Biomedical Engineering Research Centre within the Department of Human Biology seeks to employ a Junior Research Fellow on a two-year contract to conduct interdisciplinary research. | Closing date: 11 Dec 2020 | Download advert

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 13:30
Prof Vicki Lambert in 2020 Web of Science Highly Cited

Congratulations to Prof Vicki Lambert from the Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine for being recognised in the 2020 Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers | WOS Highly Cited 2020

Publication Date:
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 08:45
HUB sports scientists celebrate Tour de France win

In September Tadej Pogačar won the 2020 Tour de France cycle race. Pogačar is a member of the rising UAE Team Emirates, whose medical team is led by Associate Professor Jeroen Swart and includes several other doctors from the Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine in the Department of Human Biology.

Publication Date:
Thu, 29 Oct 2020 - 15:00
Desiree Bowers (left) and Dr Paul Steyn (right)
Ad hominem promotions of Desiree Bowers and Dr Paul Steyn

Congratulations to Desiree Bowers and Dr Paul Steyn to their ad hominem promotions to Principal Technical Officers.

Publication Date:
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 16:30