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.

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