Postdoc wanted

We are looking for a postdoctoral scholar to join us on a two-year fully funded position. We use bioinformatics and genomics to understand the evolution of parasitism and host-parasite interactions. We have several large genomic datasets ready for immediate analysis and other emerging projects that require the skills and leadership of a talented postdoc.The appropriate … Continue reading Postdoc wanted


This evening members of the Wasmuth lab are off on a new adventure. Kaylee, Stephen and I heading to Addis Ababa, where we will delivering a five-day bioinformatics workshop at the Ethiopian Biotechnology Institute. We're building on the successful workshops run by Guido van Marle. Guido's been running workshops in molecular biology and bioinformatics since … Continue reading Ethiopia-bound

Belated welcome!

It's been far too long since I last posted. The Wasmuth lab has gained wonderful new people. As a group, we will endeavour to post more frequently about what we've been up to. A big trip to Ethiopia in a couple of days. More on that, soon...  

Helminthology Graduate Course

A month has now passed since the close of the Fall Semester or Michaelmas Term, depending upon your vernacular. Over the last four months I coordinated three courses: Genetics & Molecular Biology, part of the DMV undergraduate programme. Advanced Topics in Microbiomes, a graduate course in the Veterinary Medical Sciences (VMS) programme. Helminthology, another graduate … Continue reading Helminthology Graduate Course