Stirling High School (South Africa)
University of Cape Town
– pizza delivery
– Biology demonstrator for University students
– Post Doctoral Research Fellow
– Research Assistant
Advanced Research Assistant
My Work: I work in the lab to get DNA out of a range of different species, make sure the quality is really good so that we can see what their genomes look like
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
Finding out how the biological diversity we see now evolved over time
What was your favourite subject at school?
What did you want to be after you left school?
nothing specific, but that I wanted to do something ecological/environmental
Were you ever in trouble at school?
If you weren't doing this job, what would you choose instead?
Work in a Natural History Museum
Who is your favourite singer or band?
What's your favourite food?
Roast leg of Karoo lamb
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Kayak the Doubtful Sound in New Zealand