CERC - Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing of Canada’s New Arctic Frontier

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Robyn EDGAR

MSc Student

Contact information:
Université Laval,
Pavillon Alexandre-Vachon
1045, avenue de la Médecine
Local VCH-2068,
Quebec city, (Quebec) G1V 0A6 Canada

Phone: 418-656-2131 ext. 7740
Fax: 418-656-2339
Email :

Education:

MSc. Biology, Bioinfomatics of Arctic phytoplankton (2012-present)
Takuvik Joint International Laboratory, Université Laval, Québec, Canada

BSc. Computer Science, minor in Biology (2008-2012)
Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB, Canada

Oomycete Bioinfomatics Training Workshop (June 2011)
High Performance Computing for Life/Medical Sciences (July 2012)
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute

Teaching Experience:

  • Teaching Assistant, Computer Science 1631, Mount Allison University (2010-2011)

Achievements:

  • Departmental Award for Computer Science, Mount Allison University (2012)
  • Invited presentation, 2011 IAGLR conference (International Association for Great Lakes Research), Metagenomic analysis of a mid-winter algal bloom in Lake Erie

Research Experience:

  • Bioinfomatic Research Assistant, Bowling Green State University (2010-2011) - Metagenomics of a mid-winter algal bloom in Lake Erie (supervisor : Paul Morris)
  • Independent Research Project, Mount Allison University (2011-2012) - Movement analysis of male gametes of Tabularia fasciculate during sexual reproduction (supervisor: Irena Kaczmarska)