ISEC2022 to be hosted by SEEC

The 8th biennial International Statistical Ecology Conference (ISEC) will be hosted by SEEC and the Stats Department from 27 June to 1 July 2022 at the Breakwater Lodge, Cape Town. See the conference website

MASHA short course

Sign up for an interesting course offered by the Modelling and Simulation Hub, Africa (MASHA). The short course will be about Mathematical Modelling for Infectious Diseases from 4 to 14 May 2020 at UCT.

MSc position available with the CIB looking at iNaturalist data

Interested in applying for an MSc using citizen science to understand the distribution of introduced species? The DST-NRF Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology is hosting a MSc project which will assess the value of iNaturalist data for i

Job opening - research officer

We are seeking a full-time Research Officer on a one-year contract to work on various projects that form part of the SEEC-SANBI collaboration. These include analysis of large-scale biodiversity data, piloting data pipelines and giving inputs on monitor

Postdoc position open in remote sensing

UAV ("drone") image of the Drie Kuilen study site where some of our experimental work is taking place (Picture: Adam West and Justin van Blerk).   We are looking for a postdoc interested in working at the interface of

New paper - standards for SDMs

SEEC alumnus, Raquel Garcia was recently part of a large team of international researchers who published a paper in Scientific Advances on standards for species distribution modelling.

PhD and MSc opportunities in remote sensing

The SAEON Fynbos and Ndlovu Nodes have developed a collaboration with researchers at SEEC and Rhodes University, and provincial conservation agencies to develop rapid and repeatable tools for monitoring and mitigating global change impacts on natural r

Congrats to SEEC PhD graduates

Congratulations to Greg Duckworth and Alecia Nickless who both graduated with their PhDs this December. We are very proud of you! Greg did his PhD on the effects of protected areas and climate change on the occupancy dynamics o

African Bioacoustics Community Conference

SEEC researcher, Tess Gridley, is organising a conference in Cape Town on all aspects of bio-acoustic research this December. Further information about the conference can be found on the

Congratulations to Danielle on her MSc graduation

Congratulations to Danielle Boyd who graduated with a M.Sc. in Statistical Ecology this month. We are proud of you Danielle! The title of Danielle's thesis is "Fishery, population dynamics and stock assessment of geelbek (At

Data for Climate Action win!

Congratulations to Jasper and his team, who won one of the 3 thematic awards at the Data for Climate Action (D4CA) challenge award ceremony at COP23! D4CA is a competition under the UN Globa