The Society for the Study of Human Biology

Dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge and promotion of research in human biology, providing support for academics and professionals

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Awards and Funding
for research staff and graduate students

Purpose: to support original research in human biology. Applicants may be based in any organisation that undertakes research into human biology, including (but not confined to) universities, museums and NGOs. Non-SSHB members are permitted to apply for membership at the same time as they submit their application. The research topic must fall within the remit of the SSHB: the general advancement and promotion of research in the biology of human populations in all its branches. 2024 SCHEMES OPEN!

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Annual Conference

Human Biology of Movement Behaviours
11-13th of September 2024, Porto (Portugal)

The SSHB's annual conference returns! The 2024 edition will be a multidisciplinary conference aiming to discuss the latest research and future directions on the 24-hour movement behaviours - physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep.

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Meet the

SSHB Executive Committee

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