Academic Qualifications

  • 2007

    Grad Diploma Sci (Statistics), University of Queensland

  • 1996

    PhD (Molecular Biology), University College Cork, Ireland

  • 1990

    BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, University College Cork, Ireland

Professional Experiences

  • 2011-present

    Principal Research Scientist, Team Leader
    CSIRO

  • 2011-2015

    CSIRO Bioinformatics Core Leader, CSIRO Digital Productivity Flagship
    CSIRO

  • 2010-2010

    Head of Bioinformatics, Queensland Facility for Advanced Bioinformatics (QFAB), Brisbane
    QFAB

  • 2002-2009

    Bioinformatics Manager, Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF) Ltd, Brisbane & Melbourne
    AGRF

  • 1998-2001

    Staff Scientist and Team Leader (Bioinformatics), Genesis Research & Development Corp Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand
    Genesis Research & Development

  • 1997-1998

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Bioinformatics), University College Cork, Ireland
    National University of Ireland, Cork

Community and Corporate Citizenship

  • 2016-present

    Member, Executive Board, Global Organisation for Bioinformatics Learning, Education and Training (GOBLET)

  • 2017-present

    Treasurer, Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society (ABACBS)

  • 2015-2018

    Chair, Education sub-committee, Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society (ABACBS)

  • 2005-2009

    Member, Bioinformatics Australia Management Committee