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Gilson Le Cren Memorial Award

Gilson Award
The Gilson Le Cren Memorial Award is an annual grant (up to £4000) given by the FBA to support scientific research into freshwater biology. Applications for this year’s award are invited between 15 August and 15 September 2016. Application is open to FBA members in good standing who joined the FBA on or before 1 May 2016. The award will be made in February 2017 and last for a period of 12 months. Visit the FBA website for terms and conditions, and more details about the application process here

The FBA has published the Phase I data for the River Eden Demonstration Test Catchment

Eden DTC Datasets
The Freshwater Biological Association has published the thirty four datasets that comprise the River Eden DTC Phase I data via its data-archiving website This completes the publication of Phase I datasets for all the DTC consortia. The list of River Eden DTC datasets can be seen here

Marketing Manager - Applications Closed

(Full time) 37 hours per week
£28,000 to £33,000
The Ferry Landing, Far Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LP
Closing date: Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Frist interviews: w/c 15th August

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Shivani Smith, Principal Consultant, M: 07985 712 387 E:

The FBA is looking for a Marketing Manager who will be able to take on the challenge of marketing a complex, specialist organisation to a variety of audiences. They will need to be an excellent communicator and build relationships externally while delivering operational excellence. The position is based at our Windermere site on the shores of the Lake.

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