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

    A-B-Tree: Seedlings for Creativity

    Haggith, M.

    1/09/1931/08/20

    Project: Research

    Archipelagoes of Adventure II: Fiji

    Heddle, D. & Sanmark, A.

    1/08/1931/07/20

    Project: Research

    Research Output

    A-B-Tree: Using tree lore and literature to support creative writing learners

    Haggith, M., 20 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Writing in Education. 80

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A citizen science study of short physical activity breaks at school: improvements in cognition and wellbeing with self-paced activity

    Booth, J. N., Chesham, R. A., Brooks, N. E., Gorely, T. & Moran, C. N., 17 Mar 2020, In : BMC Medicine. 18, p. 1-11 11 p., 62 (2020) .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • A critical social perspective on deep sea mining: Lessons from the emergent industry in Japan

    Carver, R., Childs, J., Steinberg, P., Mabon, L., Matsuda, H., Squire, R., Mclellan, B. & Esteban, M., 18 May 2020, In : Ocean & Coastal Management. 193, 10 p., 105242.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 2 Downloads (Pure)

    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), 1992

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 1. Preis Biologie

    Frithjof Küpper (Recipient), 1988

    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

    Embedding Teaching Learning Linkages in the Creative Arts

    Lesley Mickel (Speaker)

    23 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Evidence of 5,000 year old Neolithic fabric found in Orkney

    Nick Card

    3/06/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Cloth evidence found on Orkney is 5,000 years old

    Nick Card

    3/06/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

    The response of arthropod assemblages to peatland restoration in formerly afforested blanket bog

    Author: Fernandez, A. P., 29 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Andersen, R. (Supervisor), Boyd, K. (Supervisor) & Smith, M. (Supervisor)

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

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    ‘Nuclear fission and social fusion’: the impact of the Dounreay Experimental Research Establishment on Caithness, 1953-1966

    Author: Ross, L. M., 4 Sep 2019

    Supervisor: MacPherson, J. (Supervisor), Kirk, N. (Supervisor) & McDonald, M. (Supervisor)

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

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    Eukaryotic Parasites of Toxic and Bloom-forming Diatoms: Molecular insights in their diversity and physiology

    Author: Garvetto, A., 12 Jul 2019

    Supervisor: Gachon, C. (Supervisor)

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

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