Key Research Interests and Expertise

  1. Evolution and population genetics of birds, fish, insects, plants, fungi and oomycetes. 
  2. The effects of recombination, hybridisation and introgression in evolutionary genetics and genomics.
  3. Population genetics and evolution of the vertebrate immune genes, the MHC
  4. Design of population genetic software for the analysis of microsatellite loci: Micro-Checker (
  5. Design of genome analysis software for the detection of recombination: Hybrid-Check (
  6. Host-parasite coevolution and the design of individual based models to investigate parasite transmission biology: Gyro-Scope (


Publications: EPrints Digital Repository

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