Talk Title: 400 Million years of symbiosis in marine lucinid clams
Time : 23rd August 2021 – 15:30 (KL, GMT+8) / 17:30 (Sydney, GMT+10)
Jillian is Associate Professor at the Center for Microbiology and Environmental Systems Science, University of Vienna. Following undergraduate studies in her native Australia, at the University of Queensland, she studied and researched marine microbiology at the Max Planck Institute in Bremen, Germany where she did her MSc, PhD and postdoc. She then won a Vienna Research Group grant from the Vienna Science and Technology Fund, which took her to Austria for a tenure-track position in 2015.