Principal investigator Collaborators Staff Postdoctoral researchers Graduate students Visiting researchers Alumni

Graduate students

Chhavi Chawla

Contact

physical: Building 16.10 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43811 // email: cchawla(at)massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

Understanding germ-soma interactions using P. fluorescens as a model system.

Caroline Rose

Elena Colombi

Contact

physical: Building 16.10 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43811 // email: e.colombi(at)massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

I am working on the kiwifruit bacterial canker disease caused by Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae (Psa).

Elena Colombi

Andy Farr

Contact

physical: Building 16.x // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext xxxxx // email: andydfarr(at)gmail.com
website: Profile here

Research

I'm now trying to work out what to do with the rest of my life: horizontal or vertical -- that is the question.

Andy Farr

Tom Finn

Contact

physical: AgResearch Grasslands Research Centre // Palmerston North
tel: +64 6 351 8325 // email: tom.finn(at)agresearch.co.nz
website: Profile here

Research

I am interested in how life adapts with and without oxygen.

Tom Finn

Yunhao Liu

Contact

physical: Building 16.11 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43813 // email: yunhao.liu.1(at)uni.massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

Determining the mechanism of action of HutD - a regulatory governor of gene expression.

Yunhao Liu

Yuriy Pichugin

Contact

physical: Building 16.11 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43813 // email: ypichugi(at)massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

I construct models devoted to the evolution of multicellularity. The focus of my attention is to "catch" the transition in individuality from cell level to higher levels of organization.

Yuriy Pichugin

Sonal Shewaramani

Contact

physical: AgResearch Grasslands Research Centre // Palmerston North
tel: +64 6 351 8326 // email: sonal.shewaramani(at)agresearch.co.nz
website: Profile here

Research

My research uses experimental evolution to investigate the spontaneous mutation rate and mutation spectra of E. coli in the presence and absence of oxygen.

Sonal Shewaramani

Christina Straub

Contact

physical: Building 16.10 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43811 // email: c.straub(at)massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

Team Psa

Christina Straub

Yeserin Yildirim

Contact

physical: Building 16.11 // The Station Crescent // Oteha Rohe
tel: +64 9 4140800 ext 43813 // email: y.yildirim(at)massey.ac.nz
website: Profile here

Research

I am interested in population genetics and issues relating to the distribution of diversity.

Yeserin Yildirim