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Fineran Lab May 2016
(Back, Left-Right): Robert Fagerlund, Corinda Taylor, Adrian Patterson, Simon Jackson, Brian Tong, Nils Birkholz
(Front, Left-Right): Bridget Watson, Hannah Hampton, Peter Fineran, Mariya Yevstigneyeva, Raymond Staals (Tim Ferguson absent)

Current group members 

Assoc. Prof. Peter Fineran
Principal Investigator
peter.fineran@otago.ac.nz
Office: +64 3 479 7735
Lab: +64 3 479 8373

Rob FagerlundSimon JacksonCorinda Taylor

Postgraduate students

Nils BirkholzAroa Rey CampaHannah HamptonLucia MaloneLeah SmithBridget WatsonMariya YevstigneyevaTim FergusonHoward MaxwellCarolin Warnecke

Lab affiliates

Dr Ambarish Biswas
Research Fellow 
(Morales Lab)


Lab alumni

Post-doctoral researchers

Dr Raymond Staals, 2014-2016 (Group Leader, Wageningen University, NL)
Dr Ron Dy, 2013-2014 (currently Max Planck Intitute, Germany)
Dr Rebekah Frampton, 2011-2012 (currently Plant and Food Research, NZ)
Dr Tamzin Gristwood, 2008-2009 (currently Oxford PharmaGenesis, UK)
Dr Matt McNeil, 2012-2013 (currently INRI, Seattle, USA)
Dr Rita Przybilski, 2010-2012 (currently University of Otago)

Research assistants

Mr James Chang, 2012 (currently University of Otago)
Mr James Clulow, 2010 (currently Nestle, Switzerland)
Ms Marina Iglesias Cans, 2009-2010 (currently Monaghan Biosciences, Ireland)
Mr Andrew McCaw, 2008-2009 (currently Monash University, Australia)
Mr Max Wilkinson, 2014-2015 (currently Cambridge University, UK)

PhD students

Dr Ron Dy, 2010-2013 (currently Max Planck Intitute, Germany)
Dr Matthew McNeil, 2009-2012 (currently INRI, Seattle, USA)
Dr Corinna Richter, 2010-2013 (currently Lund University, Sweden)

MSc students

Mr Reuben Vercoe, 2010-2012 (currently University of Otago)
Mr Thomas Paterson, 2010-2013 (currently Forage Agronomist, PGG Wrightson, NZ)
Mr James Chang, 2012-2013 (currently University of Otago)
Mr Koen Semeijn, 2013 (currently University of Sheffield, UK)
Ms Anne Vogel, 2014 (currently Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway)
Mr Sebastian Kieper, 2014-2015 (currently Wageningen University, Netherlands)
Mr Nils Birkholz, 2016 (currently Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany)

BSc (Hons) students

Mr James Clulow, 2009 (currently Nestle, Switzerland)
Ms Iris Chan, 2011 (currently Nursing)
Mr James Chang, 2011 (currently University of Otago)
Ms Hannah Hampton, 2013 (currently University of Otago)
Ms Rebecca McKenzie, 2013 (currently Wageningen University, Netherlands)
Ms Bridget Watson, 2014 (currently University of Otago)
Mr Max Wilkinson, 2014 (currently Cambridge University, UK)

PGDipSci students

Ms Annie Huang, 2009 (currently AsureQuality, NZ)
Mr Brian Tong, 2015 (currently University of Otago)

Summer students

Mr James Clulow, 2008-2009 (currently Nestle, Switzerland)
Mr Thomas Paterson, 2009-2010 (currently Forage Agronomist, PGG Wrightson, NZ)
Ms Tahlia Whiting, 2010-2011 (currently Lincoln High School Science teacher)
Mr James Chang, 2011-2012 (currently University of Otago)
Ms Bridget Watson, 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 (currently University of Otago)
Mr Max Wilkinson, 2013-2014 (currently Cambridge University, UK)
Ms Elizabeth Prentice, 2013-2014 (currently University of Otago)
Mr Blair Ney, 2014-2015 (currently University of Canberra, Australia)
Ms Danni Chen, 2014-2015 (currently University of Otago)
Ms Alison Morey, 2015-2016

Visitors

Ms Desiree Cossyleon, 2010 (currently Indiana University, USA)
Ms Angela Holguin Moreno, 2012 (currently Universidad de los Andes, Colombia)
Ms Elena Lopez Acedo, 2014 (currently Universidad de Extremadura, Spain)