Planet PhD

Mijke Van Der Zee: Genetics & Guppies

March 8, 2019

Happy International Women’s Day! Amazing female scientist Mijke researches population genetics in guppies, otherwise known as million fish or rainbow fish.

Mijke tells us about her journey from cake waitressing to studying genetics, her current work with guppies, outreach work, and how she came to love coding.

We also discuss what happens if your supervisor gets a job somewhere else… halfway through your PhD.

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Follow Mijke on Twitter @mvdz28