People

Current Members

Dr Susan Johnston (PI)

Susan.Johnston@ed.ac.uk

Susan is a Royal Society University Research Fellow using genomics to understand evolution in natural and domestic populations.

Lucy Peters (NERC E3 PhD Student)

Lucy.Peters@ed.ac.uk

Lucy graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2017, and is doing her PhD on the genetic architecture of antler morphology in Red deer on Rum.


Associated Members

Dr Martin Stoffel (DFG Research Fellow)

Martin is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow mapping inbreeding depression in Soay sheep. His project is in collaboration with Prof. Josephine Pemberton.

Dr Alexandra Sparks (MRC PhD Student) co-supervised with Prof. Dan Nussey

Alex completed her PhD on evolutionary genetics of helminth-specific immune responses in wild Soay sheep in 2018. She is now a postdoc with Dr Hannah Dugdale at the University of Leeds.



Project students 2018/2019:

Anna Hewett (MSc QGGA Project Student)

Lizzie Bowen-West (BSc Hons Project Student)

Gemma Homer (BSc Hons Project Student)