AIAS has received 161 applications from researchers from all over the world in the last and fourth call for AIAS-COFUND fellowships. Applicants will receive answers in June 2017 after an extensive triple peer-review and selection process.
On 1 February 2017, the last 4 fellows of a cohort of 13 researchers selected in June 2016 will commence their fellowship at AIAS.
Maya Jepsen has joined AIAS as deputy director from 1 January 2017.
Jessica L. Barker is first-author of the article 'Synthesizing perspectives on the evolution of cooperation within and between species' in Evolution, 8 February 2017. Read an abstract here.
Consuelo Manetta gave the paper 'Contextualising the Past in the Alban Hills: Places for Life and Death, for Production and Otium' at the workshop 'Tra Appia e Latina: dinamiche insediative e sviluppo del territorio alle pendici dei Colli Albani', 9 February 2017, at the Koninklijk Nederlands Instituut in Rome, Italy.
Martin Holmstrup is first-author of the article 'Long-term and realistic global change manipulations had low impact on diversity of soil biota in temperate heathland' in: Nature Scientific Reports, 25 January 2017. Read an abstract here.