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  • July 24, 2019

    Australian Academic Data Sharing from the terminal

    Author Preface: Yes I know its been a while between blog posts! Just a little note to say that this site will be changing a little soon from a personal blog to a group blog. I want to promote the work of my awesome team at the SAHMRI Bioinformatic...

  • June 01, 2017

    Tools of the trade: The Up and Atom Edition

    Given the amount of brain-space that I reserve to remembering all of the players from the 1992 West Coast Eagles premiership team and obscure Simpsons references, from the title of this post I think I’m forgiven from sharing this classic:But I dig...

  • May 08, 2017

    Guest Post: Tim Rabanus-Wallace

    This is a guest blog post created by my wonderful (and now former) PhD student Tim Rabanus-Wallace about a recent paper that we got published in Nature Ecology & Evolution. Tim has now started a postdoc at IPK Germany, but has kindly made a in...

  • March 31, 2017

    Jobs: An Ad for Adelaide

    Adelaide (ahem Sorry… RAdelaide) is going through a bit of a Bioinformatics renaissance at the moment, and catching up with the rest of the country in terms of the need for jobs in biological data science. There are quite a few positions and proje...

  • March 01, 2016

    Basic Phylogeny Tutorial for command-line

    First of all, Happy New Year!With a new year, comes a new position. On the back of my recent talk at the Robinson Research Institute, University of Adelaide, I recently interviewed for the Bioinformatics leader position and was successful in getti...