Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

Carolyn Connelly

Position

Molecular Laboratory Coordinator

Branch
Science & Public Programs

Section

Plant Diversity

Email

carolyn.connelly [at] rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au

Phone

02 9231 8084

Fax

02 9251 7231

Role

  • Laboratory Coordinator
  • Laboratory maintenance and coordination of resources with reference to safety and budget
  • Provide supervision and training for staff conducting molecular research projects
  • Collaborate in molecular research projects

Current projects

  • Developing procedures and documentation for the physical and electronic curation of DNA materials

Keywords

  • Evolutionary genetics

Recent publications

  • Elliot, F.G., Connelly, C., Rossetto, M., Shepherd, M., Rice, N., Henry, R.J. (2012) Novel microsatellite markers for the endangered Australian rainforest tree Davidsonia jerseyana (Cunoniaceae) and cross-species amplification in the Davidsonia genus. Conservation Genetic Resources.
  • Thurlby, K.A.G., Wilson, P.G., Sherwin, W.B., Connelly, C., Rossetto, M. (2012) Reproductive bet-hedging in a rare yet widespread rainforest tree, Syzygium paniculatum (Myrtaceae). Austral Ecology.
  • Thurlby, K.A.G., Connelly, C., Wilson, P.G., Rossetto, M. (2010) Development of microsatellite loci for Syzygium paniculatum (Myrtaceae), a rare polyembryonic rainforest tree. Conservation Genetic Resources 3: 205-208.