University of the Highlands and Islands

  • IV3 5SQ

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The University of the Highlands and Islands gives you the chance to do something different; something special. Our network of colleges and research centres, spread across the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, offers you a natural, supportive environment for studying at university and achieving your ambitions. You can study degrees and postgraduate courses at one of our academic partner colleges, or online from a distance, or you can undertake research at one of our specialist centres.

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    Profiles

    Photo of Richard Abell

    Richard Abell

    • SAMS - Research Assistant in Analytical Chemistry

    Person: Academic Support

    20132018
    Photo of Colin Abernethy

    Colin Abernethy

    • SAMS - Support Scientist

    Person: Academic Support

    20192019
    No photo of Terzungwe Abu

    Terzungwe Abu

    Person: Academic Non Research Active

    Projects

    Research Output

    The late Neolithic midden in Orkney: Decay, assemblages and the efficacy of unwanted things

    Downes, J. & Richards, C., 15 Jan 2021, Far from equilibrium: An archaeology of energy, life and humanity. Boyd, M. & Doonan, R. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow Books, p. 45-56 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • A bheil i beò fhathast? A’ Ghàidhlig mar chànan lìonraidh anns an aonamh linn air fhichead

    Armstrong, T. C., Aug 2020, Litreachas, Eachdraidh & Cànan: Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7. Kidd, S., Clancy, T. & Ó Maolalaigh, R. (eds.).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
    File
  • A-B-Tree: Using tree lore and literature to support creative writing learners

    Haggith, M., 1 Jun 2020, In : Writing in Education. 80

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    Open Access
    File
  • Datasets

    UK Invasive Species Database

    Minchin, D. (Creator), Cottier-Cook, E. (Creator) & Bishop, J. D. (Creator), DAISIE - EU Programme, 2009

    Dataset

    Prizes

    1. Preis Biologie

    Frithjof Küpper (Recipient), 1988

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 1. Preis Biologie

    Frithjof Küpper (Recipient), 1992

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 1st monthly prize

    Frithjof Küpper (Recipient), 1991

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    Pi Lambda Theta (External organisation)

    Mark Lindley-Highfield of Ballumbie Castle FRSA FSA Scot (Member)

    17 Jan 2020

    Activity: MembershipMembership of network

    Talk at Winter Words 2020, Pitlochry

    Jim Hunter (Speaker)

    15 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Ocean Engineering (Journal)

    Steven Benjamins (Peer reviewer)

    20 May 2020

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Press / Media

    Language bonanza at UHI

    Gordon Wells & Conchúr Ó Giollagáin

    16/10/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    College names further and higher education students of the year

    Simon Clarke

    30/09/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Gary Lloyd, UHI Higher Education Student of the Year

    Scott Timpany

    30/09/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

    Sediment Deposition in the Deep Sea: from Seamounts to the Hadal Trenches

    Author: Stehlikova, J., 7 Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Turnewitsch, R. (Supervisor), Howe, J. (Supervisor) & Glud, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

    File

    Organic Enrichment of Scottish Salmon Fish Farm Sediments: A Quantitative Analysis of Sulphur Biogeochemistry

    Author: Gosling, J., 14 Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Crocket, K. (Supervisor), Black, K. (Supervisor) & Stahl, H. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

    File

    Runic writing in Orkney: expression of a Norse identity?

    Author: Freund, A., 26 Feb 2020

    Supervisor: Sanmark, A. (Supervisor) & Brink, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by UHI)

    File