Susan McEvoy

bioinformatics - computational biology - genomics
PhD student in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Work Experience

Graduate Research Assistant

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut
August 2018 – present
Plant computational genomics, including assembly, annotation, comparative genomics, and variant analysis. Current research: Acer (maple) and Pinus lambertiana (sugar pine).

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut
January – December 2019
Instructor for Principles of Biology II laboratory section

Bioinformatician - Faculty Research Assistant

Oregon State University, Forests, Ecosystems & Society Department
March 2017 - July 2018

Software Developer - Faculty Research Assistant

University of Oregon, Center on Teaching & Learning
April 2014 - March 2017

Library Web Manager - Analyst Programmer 3

Oregon State University, University Libraries & Press
August 2009 - April 2014


PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut

Expected graduation date, May 2023

BS, Biology, Oregon State University


Bioinformatic script and app development
Python, Perl, R, SAS, C++, C#, Java
Web application development
JavaScript frameworks, PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS
Web coordination
Project management, design, usability, code management
Project and personnel oversight
Committee, team, and project leadership
Interim department head of library tech at OSU
Extensive student supervision experience