Friday 09 October 2015, 03:00pm - 06:00pm
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Meridien Junior College is visiting the National University of Singapore on 9 October 2015. The Faculty of Science (FoS) will host a segment of the visit with a Faculty talk as well as a Masterclass lecture on biodiversity and conservation topics.
The guest speaker of the Masterclass lecture is Dr Joanna Coleman from the Department of Biological Sciences. She is an ecologist and conservation biologist, with expertise in studying urban wildlife. Dr Coleman joined the Bachelor of Environmental Studies Programme as a lecturer in late 2012.
The title of Dr Coleman’s talk is “From jungle to concrete jungle – biodiversity in an increasingly urban world”. This talk will focus on the impacts of urban development on biodiversity and its potential to offer solutions to the current biodiversity crisis.