Tag Archives: Claire Marris

SSHM Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Associate SynbiCITE

Postdoctoral Research Associate – SynbiCITE Reference: THW/14/059639/512 We invite applications for a post of Postdoctoral Research Associate to participate in an exciting and innovative collaboration with synthetic biologists at Imperial College and its Partners in the SynbiCITE programme which is funded … Continue reading

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United Nations launch of SSHM report on Synthetic Biology and Biosecurity

A report on synthetic biology and security by SSHM researchers Catherine Jefferson, Filippa Lentzos and Claire Marris will be launched at the United Nations in Geneva on 6 August 2014. The event coincides with the annual meeting of bioweapons experts, and will … Continue reading

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Synthetic biology: How scared should we be?

Experts are meeting tomorrow, February 28th, at King’s College London to address some of the key security questions raised by the emerging field of synthetic biology: Will it enable the creation of dangerous viruses from scratch? Will synthetic organisms be … Continue reading

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Register now for mini-symposium on ‘Citizen participation in science and medicine’, Feb 13, 2014

We are delighted to invite you to a mini-symposium on ‘Citizen participation in science and medicine‘ to take place on Thursday, 13 Feb, 12.00-15.00, in K2.29 [Council Room]. It is on the 1st floor of the King’s Building, Strand Campus, and clearly signposted from the … Continue reading

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