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  • 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...

  • October 31, 2015

    OAGR update

    After some personal travel commitments and technical issues, I've now been able to update the Online Ancient Genome Repository (OAGR) with some new genomes. Over the next few weeks we should be adding a few more, as the ancient DNA community cont...