Legume genetics research @ UTas
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Jim attempts to provide research leadership and adequate supervision, keep his less realistic ideas in check, and occasionally write a paper or two.
Senior Research Assistant
Jackie's extreme multi-tasking across glasshouse, lab and admin keeps the group functioning!
Yang is working on genetics and physiology of flowering time in lentil
Raul has a background in crop genetics and co-ordinates our molecular genetic work on pulse phenology in lab and glasshouse.
Laura is wrestling with the genetics of flowering time in pulses and keeps our feet on the ground with her pulse breeding and field trial experience.
Andy's working on the legume circadian clock, bringing a deep knowledge of the literature and master technical troubleshooting abilities…
Jak's moved from tree (eucalypt) genetics to provide our simple annual inbreeding plant brains with much-needed genomic/bioinformatics know-how.
Chantelle is exploring the genetics of domestication in pea and common bean
Kelsey is helping extend our toolkit of molecular techniques, while also trying to drag our communications into the 21st century.