DR Andreas Stroehlein

DR Andreas Stroehlein

Positions

  • Bioinformatics (Genomics, Transcriptomics, Annotation)
  • Parasitology (Helminths, Signalling, Drug Discovery)

Overview

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  • Postdoctoral researcher with a BSc and MSc in Bioinformatics and a PhD in Parasite Genomics (focus on kinomes and drug discovery). Now working on new bioinformatic technologies for gene curation, protein annotation, essentiality and drug target predictions to gain a better understanding of parasite biology and devise new strategies for the control of helminth infections. Presented at >15 national and international conferences and symposia, including an invited keynote presentation at the annual conference of the Australian Society for Parasitology, St. Kilda, Australia, 2018. Has organised and led a range of workshops on bioinformatics and parasitology topics in Australia and overseas. Experience as demonstrator/tutor for MSc Bioinformatics subject “Bioinformatics Case Studies” (BINF90004) and Parasitology (Infections, Population and Public Health/Doctor of Veterinary Medicine).   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Australian Society for Parasitology. Ordinary Member 2014 -
  • German Society for Parasitology. Ordinary Member 2014 -

Publications

Selected publications

Awards

Education and training

  • Dr, University of Melbourne 2017
  • MSc, Free University of Berlin 2014
  • BSc, Technische Hochschule Bingen 2011

Awards and honors

  • Chancellor's Prize for Excellence in PhD Thesis, The University of Melbourne, 2018
  • Academic Staff Travel Grant, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, 2018
  • Yourgene Top Up Scholarship, Yourgene Bioscience, Taiwan, 2017
  • Dr Sue Newton Travelling Scholarship, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, 2017
  • Student Conference Travel Grant, Australian Society for Parasitology, 2017
  • Award for Excellence in Kinome Research of Pathogens, Yourgene Bioscience, Taiwan, 2016
  • Elizabeth Ann Crespin Scholarship, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, 2016
  • Best Platform Presentation Post Confirmation, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Postgraduate Symposium, 2016
  • Best Talk Prize 8th Short Course for Young Parasitologists, German Society for Parasitology, 2015
  • Sir Ian Clunies-Ross Prize, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, 2015
  • Travel Grant, German Society for Parasitology, 2015
  • Student Travel Award Scheme, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, 2015
  • Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship, The University of Melbourne, 2014
  • Best Platform Presentation Pre Confirmation, The University of Melbourne, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Postgraduate Symposium, 2014
  • Melbourne International Research Scholarship, The University of Melbourne, 2014

Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • I am available for (co-)supervision of students wanting to do an Honours, Masters or PhD project within the Parasitology group at FVAS.