Verena Kutschera

Verena Kutschera NBIS expert

population genetics, phylogenetics, comparative genomics, molecular evolution

Verena received her PhD in Biology from Goethe University Frankfurt (Germany). Her dissertation work at the Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F) in Frankfurt focused on the evolutionary history of bears and foxes. She went on to do a postdoc at Uppsala University where she studied genome evolution and selection in crows.

Verena joined the NBIS long-term support team in Stockholm in 2017. Her research interests center around the fields of population genetics and phylogenetics, based on the analysis of high-throughput sequencing data sets.