Associate Professor Lachlan Coin
University of Queensland
Lachlan completed a Bachelor of Science at ANU, majoring in Mathematics. After several years out of science working in consulting, he went to the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute to do a PhD in bioinformatics. Lachlan was a research fellow at the School of Public Health, Imperial College London, largely working on methodology for genome-wide association studies. He returned to Australia in 2012 to start a group at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland where his group works on developing genomics and bioinformatics tools in infectious disease and cancer.