University of Dundee

Level 4 undergraduates commence Honours Projects

12 Oct 2021

The new academic year 2021/22 has started and the School has welcomed the new intake of Honours project students. Over the next semester, level 4 undergraduates on the Biological and Biomedical degree programmes will be completing their research projects. The types of project available cover:  

  • Individual lab-based research in SLS, James Hutton Institute or the Medical School 

  • Group lab based research projects 

  • Literature review with data analysis 

  • Science communication  

  • Bio-business 

A few students have shared photos of their first days undertaking their projects: 


In the lab - clockwise from top left: Hannah Cohn-Simmen, a student in Kate Storey’s lab investigating human pluripotent cell derived neural rosettes; Wing-Lam Emily Shak busy doing an experiment in Kim Dale’s lab; Katie Arnton and Liam Sloane ready to investigate how plant genes shape the soil microbiome in Davide Bulgarelli’s lab at the James Hutton Institute and Ricarda Dobrinsky in action in the lab at the microscope in Jens Januschke’s lab. 

Science Communication Honours Project Students 2021: in-person and virtually!