The Sleight Lab is based in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Aberdeen.

Postdoctoral fellows: There are currently no postdoctoral vacancies in the lab but, prospective postdocs are encouraged to get in touch to discuss applying for funding together.

PhD Candidates: The Sleight Lab welcomes PhD applicants interested in marine invertebrate biology within the following themes: evo-devo, adaptation to climate change, sustainable food production and invasive marine species. Please get in touch to discuss projects.

There is currently an advertised PhD project vacancy in the lab, click here.

Students: The Sleight Lab welcomes keen and enthusiastic students interested in gaining research experience, or conducting their Honours or Masters project in the lab.

You can reach Vicky by email: victoria.sleight [at]

The Sleight Lab benefits from a wonderful location close to the mountains and ocean! Here are some photos Vicky took on local adventures in fall 2020 #natureonourdoorstep




And here are some more from winter 2020/2021 for good measure #natureonourdoorstep