Prof Elizabeth Cottier-Cook leads the GlobalSeaweedSTAR project and the Erasmus Mundus ACES Masters programme at SAMS.
A marine ecologist, identified as rising star of UK research, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship to address global food shortage by recycling waste from food production industries – all with the help of the humble sea cucumber.
A researcher has become the first person to graduate with a doctorate from the University of the Highlands and Islands.
A team from SAMS, in Oban, led by oceanographer Professor Mark Inall, will deploy a small ecoSUB, to the foot of a melting glacier in Arctic Norway to help scientists understand the true extent of melting from Arctic glaciers.
For the first time there was two overall joint winners.