Dr Marcela Uliano-Silva

Senior Bioinformatician

PhD in Biological Sciences (2017)

Senior Bioinformatician working on assembling the genomes of the eukaryotic diversity of Britain and Ireland in the Darwin Tree of Life Project (DToL). Marcela’s main research interests are (i) mechanisms of genome evolution, (ii) the improvement of genome assembly pipelines and (iii) actions towards inclusion and diversity in science. Marcela was MSCA Fellow (2017-2019) in Germany, is a TED Fellow since 2014 and co-chair of the Diversity, Inclusion & Justice Committee of the Earth BioGenome Project (EBP).

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