University of St Andrews

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Dr. Andrew Timming, Univ. of St Andrews – Visible Tattoos and Employment

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Andrew Timming of the University of St Andrews discusses how visible tattoos can influence the outcome of a job interview. 

Andrew Timming is a reader in management at the University of St Andrews where his primary research interests lie in the areas of employee voice (involvement / participation) and employee silence. He also has a strong interest in the body art industry.  He earned his Ph.D. in economic sociology at the University of Cambridge.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon October 21, 2013

Dr. Stephanie King, University of St Andrews – Dolphins and Names

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Stephanie King of the University of St Andrews explains recent findings that point to the use of names by dolphins. 

Stephanie King is an honorary research fellow at the University of St Andrews where her doctoral research investigated the temporal and social aspects of vocal interactions in bottlenose dolphins. Specifically, she examined the individually distinctive signature whistle and its use in vocal copying and vocal matching interactions among both captive and wild dolphins. 

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