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.

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2023 Conference

Human Biology of Movement Behaviours
13th to 15th of September, Porto (Portugal)

The SSHB's annual conference returns! Come join us to present your work and discuss the latest research and future directions on the 24-hour movement behaviours - physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

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Meet the

SSHB Executive Committee

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