University of Oxford Zoology Seminars

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University of Oxford Zoology Seminars

Seminars and Events

Tinbergen Building ClosureDue to the closure of the Tinbergen building from the 13th Feb, all seminars and events will be moved to alternative venues. Please check here for updated information and the Department’s Twitter Feed29-30th August 2017Conference title: Oxford Venoms 2017Web link:
Venue: St Hilda’s College

Contact Details


Department of Zoology
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3PS

New Radcliffe House
Department of Zoology
University of Oxford
New Radcliffe House
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford OX2 6GG

The John Krebs Field Station
Oxford University,
Oxford OX2 8QJ

Useful telephone numbers

Head of Department:
Prof Ben Sheldon
81069 HoD PA: Sharon Cornwell
EGI PA: Lynne Bradley
Associate Head of Department:
Prof Tim Coulson
71241 PA: Sharon Cornwell 71259
Enquiries 71234 Intake 71105
Department Administrator:
Niamh McEntee
71204 Personnel 71278
Graduate Studies Office 71286 Other support staff
Sequencing Service:
Sequencing Team
81313 Mechanical Engineering Workshop
Design and Manufacture

When dialling from outside the University network preface the number with 01865 2 if dialling from the UK or +44 1865 2 if dialling from outside the UK




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University Shuttle Bus to Field Station

For University members, the ST3 shuttle bus runs from the centre of Oxford to the Field Station You must first register your University card before you can use this service.


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Public Transport


Trains run from Paddington Station in London about every half hour (and take about 1 hour). The Zoology Dept. is about a 20 minute walk from the railway station.


Buses run from various stops in London about every 10 minutes (take about 90 minutes). The two bus companies running services are:


Buses from Heathrow Airport run every 30 minutes (takes about 1 hour) and Gatwick Airport run every 1 hour (takes about 2 hours). Both buses are run by: