People

Simone Immler – PI
Simone is Professor of Genetics and Reproduction and is interested in all aspects of evolution, genetics and reproduction.

Michael Scott – Affiliated Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Mike uses theoretical and empirical approaches to study the consequences of haploid selection for mating system evolution and beyond.
Jean-Charles (Johnny) de Coriolis – Research Assistant and future PhD Student
Johnny makes sure, all the fish are healthy and happy and assists with the various projects running in the lab. He will start his PhD with us in 2022.
Daniel Marcu – PhD Student
Daniel is interested in identifying genes under haploid gametic selection.
Alice Godden – Postdoctoral Researcher
Alice is looking for signs of haploid selection in the genome of zebrafish.
Weronika Robak – Research Assistant and future PhD Student
Weronika is interested in linking sperm phenotype and sperm genotype. She just finished her MSci with us and will start her PhD with us in 2022.
Jayme Cohen – future PhD Student
Jayme just finished her MSci with us, is currently on an internship in the Rechavi lab and will start her PhD with us in 2022 and will investigate haploid selection.
Berrit Kiehl – PhD Student
Berrit studies the effects of environmental conditions experienced by males on small RNA profiles in sperm.

Current Masters Students:

Alumni:

Andreas Sutter (postdoc) – now a data scientist at the Norfolk County Council

Ding He (postdoc) – now a Marie Curie postdoctoral Fellow at Copenhagen University, Denmark

Willian Silva (PhD student) – now a post-doctoral Researcher at Lund University, Sweden

Hwei-yen Chen (postdoc) – now a Marie Curie postdoctoral Fellow at Copenhagen University, Denmark

Susanne Zajitschek (postdoc) – now Lecturer at Liverpool John  Moores University, UK

Bart Nieuwenhuis, Assistant Professor at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany

Khriezhanuo Nakhro (postdoc) – now a Postdoctoral researcher at the UNIST, South Korea

Ghazal Alavioon (PhD student) – now a postdoctoral Researcher at Uppsala University, Sweden

David Murray (Research technician) – now a Researcher at the Norwich & Norfolk Hospital, UK

Cécile Jolly (postdoc) – now researcher at Uppsala University, Sweden

Constance Nebendahl (postdoc) – now a Researcher in a German fertility clinic

Roy Francis (postdoc) – now Bioinformatician at NBIS at SciLifeLab Uppsala, Sweden

Marta (Promerova) Burri (postdoc) – now Researcher at Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Germany

Cosima (Hotzy) Hermans (PhD student) – now a data scientist at the Swedish company Vattenfallen

Aivars Cirulis (MSc student) – currently doing a PhD at Lund University, Sweden

Andrea Cabrera Garcia (research assistant) – is now doing an MSc at Linköping University, Sweden

Jessica Nettelblad (MSc student) – now working at UPPMAX as bioinformatician at Uppsala University, Sweden

Joaquin Alcalde (research assistant)

Berenice Villegas Ramirez (research assistant) – currently looking for a PhD position

Sergio Tusso (MEME student) – currently doing a Postdoctoral researcher at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany

Gil Henriques (MEME student) – currently doing a PhD at the University of British Columbia, Canada

… and many visiting students from all around the world. We always welcome visitors and exchange students!!