Thibaud Boutin (BSc MSc PhD)
Thibaud studied at the University Paris-Sud to received a BSc in organismal biology, ecology and evolution then a MSc in evolutionary genetics and genomics. Afterwards, he undertook a PhD at the CNRS (LEGS, IDEEV) focusing on the long-term evolution of transposable elements and the impact of mating system on their dynamics.
Following his PhD, he worked on the improvement of analytical methods for quantifying the cross-species transmission of infectious disease from pathogen sequence data in the IBAHCM at the University of Glasgow.
Finally, he joined the QTL group in the MRC Human Genetics Unit (IGMM) as a post-doctoral data analyst.