Applicants should hold a first class honours degree or equivalent (MSc) and have experience in molecular genetic analyses and/or bioinformatics. Applications or enquiries should be sent by email to Steve Cooper ([email protected]).
Australian students should first apply for an Australian Postgraduate Award scholarship in the mid-year round (due May 31st, 2019) for commencement between July 1st and Nov 30th 2019 (see View Website). International students should first apply for a University of Adelaide scholarship. The next round closes on Feb 15th for commencement between July 1st and August 31st. (or April 30th 2019 for commencement before 30th Nov 2019). See: View Website.
Tierney S.M., Cooper S. J. B., Saint K. M., Bertozzi T., Hyde J., Humphreys W.F. & Austin A.D. (2015) Opsin transcripts of predatory diving beetles: a comparison of surface and subterranean photic niches. Royal Society Open Science 2: 140386.
Tierney S.M., Langille B., Humphreys W.F., Austin A.D. & Cooper S.J.B. (2018) Massive parallel regression: genetic mechanisms for vision loss amongst subterranean diving beetles. Integrated and Comparative Biology 58: 465–479. doi.org/10.1093/icb/icy035.