Team

Team leader

Staff

Research and Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Rutherford PostDoc Fellow
Mind controlling parasites project
Molecular basis of female to male sex reversal in sequentially hemaphroditic fish
Impact of low genetic diversity and inbreeding on sperm health in native and introduced birds in New Zealand

Technical Staff

Research Technician
Manager, Genetic Analysis Service
Sequencing Technician, Genetic Analysis Services

Students

PhD students

Genetic Control of Insect Pests
Molecular basis of induced suicidal water-seekng behaviour of arthropod hosts by pathogenic worms
Trans-generational plasticity as a mechanism for acclimation to ocean change in marine invertebrates
Identification and use of mtDNA alleles for the Trojan Female Technique
Population genetics of New Zealand lamprey using GBS
Genome and transcriptome assembly of the Greenshellâ„¢ Mussel
Molecular basis behind sex change reversal in protogynous fish

Master students

Gene selection in feral pig populations
Candidate fertility genes for control of mammalian pests

PGdipSci students

Genetic diversity and population structure of wild Chinook Salmon

Summer students

Comparing sperm morphology in source and translocated populations of South Island robins (Petroica australis)

Collaborators