Honours project: Bioinformatics project investigating adaptation of venom in island populations of tiger snake using venom gland transcriptome data.
Evolution of tiger snake skulls in response to prey type and size between island and mainland populations
Honours project: Morphological project examining evolution of tiger snake skull shape in response to different prey type/size between island and mainland populations.
Honours project: Analysing ancient dental DNA to determine the diets of past humans.
Honours project: Explore the genetic information from the chromosome Y of pre-Columbian and present-day individuals.
Honours project: Investigate genomes of early European farmers and their genomic mutation rate.
Honours project: Characterise ancient DNA damage using high throughput sequencing of novel DNA libraries.
Honours project: Explore the use of a new enzymatic treatment to repair ancient DNA damage before high throughput sequencing.
Honours project: Get involved in research into human adaptation and evolutionary medicine.
Honours project: Explore the evolution and extinction of megafauna such as dire wolves, mammoths and Tasmanian tigers.
Honours project: Using bioinformatics to reconstruct ancient genomes.