Senior Research Scientist, Australian National Wildlife Collection, CSIRO

Dr Clare Holleley is a Research Scientist at the Australian National Wildlife Collection, within National Research Collections Australia CSIRO. Her research is on sex chromosome genomics and molecular ecology. She has published 21 refereed scientific papers, including a first author cover article in the journal Nature. She received the 2014 ACT Young Tall Poppy Award for research excellence, public engagement and scientific leadership in Australia.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Senior Research Scientist, National Research Collections Australia, CSIRO
  • 2011–2015
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Canberra
  • 2009–2011
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National Cancer Institute, USA
  • 2008–2009
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, Macquarie University

Education

  • 2009 
    University of New South Wales, Australia, Ph.D.

Honours

2014 ACT Young Tall Poppy Award - for research excellence, public engagement and scientific leadership in Australia.