Platforms & Pipelines Operational Manager
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Kirsten joined the Earlham Institute in January 2010 and currently manages the Operations Team within the Platforms and Pipelines group. Her team is responsible for the delivery of a broad range of applications utilising a variety of automative platforms and cutting-edge genomic technologies to generate data in a high throughput laboratory environment.
Kirsten also undertakes the role of Laboratory Manager and Health and Safety Officer and is currently a member of the Biological Safety and Quality Assurance committees.
Prior to joining EI, Kirsten gained extensive experience in high throughput DNA sequencing as a Production Sequencing Group Leader at The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute where she co-ordinated the management and delivery of numerous sequencing projects contributing to The Human Genome Project and Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium.
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