Education

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

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 BioPerl, 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