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

    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

  • Accumulation of ambient phosphate into the periplasm of marine bacteria is proton motive force dependent

    Kamennaya, N., Geraki, K., Scanlan, D. & Zubkov, M., 26 May 2020, In : Nature Communications. 11, 1, 2642 (2020).

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 2 Downloads (Pure)

    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
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
    4 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

    The King of Jigs: A Portrait of a 20th Century South Uist Piper

    John Decker Forrest (Speaker)

    24 Jun 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    Program Choinnich BBC Radio nan Gàidheal

    John Decker Forrest (Member)

    27 Jun 2020

    Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

    Talk to ARCH (Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands), Dingwall

    Jim Hunter (Speaker)

    25 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Back in the Day: Why emigration became part of Scottish culture

    Marjory Harper

    11/08/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Ancient Viking waterway discovered in Orkney

    Alexandra Sanmark

    4/08/205/08/20

    20 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Revealed: The Viking mystery of inland maritime place names

    Alexandra Sanmark

    4/08/205/08/20

    2 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

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

    Author: Gosling, J., 14 Jan 2020

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

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

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    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