Elin Videvall

Brown University,

Topic: Dual Transcriptomics of Avian Malaria

Elin Videvall received her Ph.D. from the Department of Biology, Lund University, Sweden, where she studied host microbiomes and genomics of avian malaria parasites. Afterwards, she did a postdoc at the Center for Conservation Genomics at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, focusing on the invasive malaria parasite in the Hawaiian islands, Plasmodium relictum. She recently received a prestigious fellowship to continue her work, investigating transmission of microbes at the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Brown University, USA.