since 2015 University of Oxford
DPhil in Interdisciplinary Biosciences
2014-2015 Imperial College London
MRes in Computational Methods in Ecology & Evolution (Distinction)
2009 - 2012 Imperial College London
BSc (Hons) in Biology (First)


Experimental Experience with most standard molecular biological lab techniques, having spent time in multiple academic and professional labs. Teach PCR, electrophoresis, microscopy, dissection, and cloning and microbiological techniques – extensive experience in each.
Field Experience in biological surveying, particularly underwater (Qualified BSAC Dive Leader), and some trapping/collecting. Extensive botanical and invertebrate collection and identification in tropical environments.
Computing Proficient in R, Python, LaTeX, with experience in Perl, C++, Matlab, JScript, HTML/CSS, SQL, spatial analyses (GIS) and a large suite of bioinformatics and phylogenetics software. Comfortable with any OS (Linux etc.). Extensive use of high performance computing for modelling.

Awards & Prizes

2015 Illumina Prize
£1,000 Award for Academic Excellence and Best Research Project
2012 Convenor's Award
Academic Excellence in Evolutionary & Developmental Biology