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Kirstyn Brunker

  • Dr
  • Postdoctoral assistant
  • University of Glasgow Institute of Biodiversity Animal Health and Comparative Medicine
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I am interested in the ecology and evolution of pathogens. I am currently working on using genetic information to characterise rabies virus transmission in domestic dogs.

Recent publications

  • Landscape attributes governing local transmission of an endemic zoonosis: Rabies virus in domestic dogs

    • Brunker K
    • Lemey P
    • Marston D
    • et al.
  • Exploiting Genetic Information to Trace Plant Virus Dispersal in Landscapes

    • Picard C
    • Dallot S
    • Brunker K
    • et al.

Professional experience

Postdoctoral assistant

Glasgow University

January 2016 - Present

PhD student

Boyd Orr Centre for Population and Ecosystem Health, University of Glasgow

September 2011 - Present


MRes Ecology (Distinction)

University of Aberdeen

September 2010 - September 2011(a year)

BSc (Hons)

University of Glasgow

September 2004 - June 2008(4 years)


Co-authors (34)

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