Dr. Stephen Crotty
Center for Integrative Bioinformatics Vienna (CIBIV)
Max F. Perutz Laboratories
Campus Vienna Biocenter 5 (VBC5), Ebene 1, Room 1812.4
A-1030 Wien, Austria
Phone: ++43 +1 / 4277 - 74326
Email: stephen.crotty(AT)univie.ac.at

Research interests

  • Bioinformatics
  • Phylogenetics
  • Evolutionary models
  • Biodiversity
  • Natural history

Education

  • Nov 2012 - Oct 2016: Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, University of Adelaide, Australia School of Mathematical Sciences
    Thesis: GHOST: A time-reversible mixture model for recovering phylogenetic signal from heterotachously-evolved sequence alignements.
    Advisor: Prof. Nigel Bean

  • Feb 2010 - Apr 2012: M.Sc. in Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide

  • Jul 2009 - Nov 2010: Graduate Diploma in Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia

  • Feb 1997 - Nov 2003: B.Eng. Hon. in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of South Australia

Employment

  • Since Oct 2016: Postdoctoral researcher, Center for Integrative Bioinformatics Vienna, Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna, Austria.

  • Jul 2010 - Sept 2016: Tutor, School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
    Statistical Practice I, Numerical Methods II, Engineering Mathematics IIA, Engineering Mathematics IIB, Communication Skills III.

  • Mar 2010 - Nov 2012: Research Assistant, Centre for Automotive Safety Research, University of Adelaide

  • Oct 2007 - Jun 2009: Senior Manufcaturing Engineer, Penrice Soda Holdings, Adelaide, Australia

  • Feb 2004 - Apr 2007: Senior Manufacturing Engineer, General Motors Holden Pty Ltd, Adelaide, Australia

  • Feb 1997 - Jan 2004: Cadet Engineer, BHP/Onesteel, Whyalla, Australia