Sebastian Schmeier

ORCID iD
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3947-8226

Biography

Sebastian Schmeier (http://sschmeier.com) is a research group leader and Senior Lecturer in Bioinformatics/Genomics at the Institute of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (INMS, http://inms.massey.ac.nz) at Massey University Auckland, a bioinformatics advisor to New Zealand Genomics Ltd (NZGL, http://nzgenomics.co.nz), and an Affiliate Investigator at the Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery (http://www.mauricewilkinscentre.org/). His group uses a combination of computational methods and biology to answer questions in the fields of genomics and transcriptomics, with a focus on gene regulation, non-coding RNAs, and data-driven biomedical applications. Besides research, Sebastian is also highly interested in the computational and bioinformatics up-skilling of students and scientists. In addition, Sebastian is a certified software carpentry (http://software-carpentry.org/) and data carpentry (http://www.datacarpentry.org/) instructor and he regularly runs hands-on computational workshops for students and scientists of all fields.

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