Professor David Balding

Prof. David Balding

Schools of BioSciences and Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne

After an undergraduate degree at Newcastle (NSW) and PhD at Oxford (UK), both in Mathematics, David worked on developing and applying maths/stats methods in population, evolutionary, medical and forensic genetics.  He was based in departments of Mathematics, Statistics, Epidemiology & Public Health, and Genetics, at universities in and around London, before returning to Australia in November 2014 where he is joint between BioSciences and Mathematics & Statistics.