Photo by Craig Kirkwood via Flickr licenced under CC BY-SA 2.0


Sociality, major transitions to superorganismality, social parasitism and parasitoid-host relationships

Genomics and Bioinformatics

Novel social insect genomes and comparative genomic, phylogenomic, transcriptomic and proteomic approaches

Mechanisms and Development

Gene expression, physiology and behaviour, and their role in caste determination, queen succession and social parasitism

Ecology and Human Interactions

Ecology and ecosystem services of social and parasitoid wasps, agricultural applications, public perceptions and citizen science

Termites by Craig Kirkwood via Flickr, licenced under CC BY-SA 2.0