June 2016 Graduation
Congratulations to our PhD graduates, Meg Murgatroyd, Dominic Henry and Chevonne Reynolds who were capped at the June 2016 Science Faculty graduation ceremony. We also had 1 MSc and 11 CB MSc students graduating.
African Birdlife
We have a regular feature in African Birdlife - The FitzPatrick Report. The latest issue (Mau/Jun 2016) features our new research project on migratory connectivity among intra-African migrant kingfishers, cuckoos and bee-eaters.
PROJECT COORDINATOR - Solar power impacts
We are seeking a project coordinator for a new research programme which will assess and mitigate the environmental impacts of industrial-scale solar electricity generation in southern Africa.
2015 Fitz Annual Report
The 2015 FitzPatrick Institute Annual Report was adopted by the Advisory Board on April 1, 2016 and is now available for download. The report aims to give an overview of the activities of the staff, students and associates of the Fitz during 2015.



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DST-NRF Centre of Excellence*

*Funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) through the National Research Foundation (NRF)

The Institute would like to thank Jill Adams and particularly Norman Arlott for permission to use their illustrations.