● Starting September, I will be working as a research associate at the Quebec Center for Biodiversity Science based at Université de Montreal. I’ll be in charge of providing genomics and bioinformatics support on biodiversity related projects. If you are interested in setting up a collaboration, let me know!
● My interests are in evolution, genetics, genomics and ecology. More specifically, in the genomic basis of adaptation and the fundamental mechanisms underlying the origin and evolution of genome architecture. Although, I mainly work with photosynthetic organisms these days, I am still excited to hear/discuss and collaborate with my old fish colleagues!
● I worked in Loren Rieseberg’s group as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver from 2010 to 2014. I analyzed large datasets of next generation sequencing data (454 and Illumina) to identify the nature of species boundaries in wild sunflowers (Helianthus spp). (Genomics of Sunflowers adaptation)
● I have also been directly involved in several projects regarding data reproducibility in science while at UBC.