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Completed application form along with your supporting documents should be sent to our PGR student team at [email protected]
Please send the reference request form to two referees. Completed forms for University of Edinburgh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies and the Roslin Institute project should be returned to [email protected] by the closing date: 5th January 2020.
It is your responsibility to ensure that references are provided by the specified deadline.
G Gorjanc, R C Gaynor, and J M Hickey. Optimal cross selection for long-term genetic gain in two-part programs with rapid recurrent genomic selection. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 131(9):1953–1966, 2018.
J Jenko, M C McClure, D Matthews, J McClure, M Johnsson, G Gorjanc, and J M Hickey. Analysis of a large dataset reveals haplotypes carrying putatively recessive lethal and semi-lethal alleles with pleiotropic effects on economically important traits in beef cattle. Genetics Selection Evolution, 51(9), 2019.
G Gorjanc and J M Hickey. AlphaMate: a program for optimising selection, mainte- nance of diversity, and mate allocation in breeding programs. Bioinformatics, 34(19):3408– 3411, 2018.