Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry. University of Queensland
  • BSc in Archaeology and Palaeoanthropology / Biochemistry. University of New England

Experience

  • Senior Research Assistant (Jan 2013 – Current), QAAFI (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Gatton, Toowoomba, Qld)
  • Laboratory Management Coordinator (Feb 2013 – June 30 2013), QAAFI (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Qld)
  • Research Assistant (Oct 2011 – Jan 2013), QAAFI (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Gatton, Toowoomba, Qld)
  • Technical Officer / Research Assistant (Jul 2011 – Jan 30 2013), DEEDI / DAFFQ (Leslie Research Facility, Toowoomba, Qld)
  • Technical Officer (Dec 2010 – Jun 2011), DEEDI (Leslie Research Facility, Toowoomba, Qld)
  • Laboratory and Admin Manager (May 2008 – May 2009), Molecular Aquatic Research Group (Dept. of Genetics, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa)
  • Assistant Laboratory Manager (Mar 2007 – Jun 30 2007), Australian Centre for Ancient DNA (University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia)
  • Research Assistant (Oct 2006 – Jan 2007), Molecular Archaeology Laboratory (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland)
  • Project Manager: Wheat Improvement Programme for Grain Foods CRC (Nov 2004 – Oct 2006), Centre for Plant Conservation Genetics (Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW)
  • Research Technician (Jun 2004 – Nov 2004), Evolutionary Biology Unit (Australian Museum, William Street, Sydney, NSW)
  • Research Assistant to the Director (Nov 2003 – Jun 2004), Centre for Plant Conservation Genetics (Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW)
  • Researcher; Molecular Plant Breeding CRC (Mar 2000 – Jun 2004), Centre for Plant Conservation Genetics (Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW)
  • Casual Research Assistant (Nov 1999 – Feb 2000), Dr Tom H Loy (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Qld)
Featured projects Duration
In Search of Wild Rice in the Atherton Tablelands
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