Name N. H. Linnéa Sandell
E-mail sandell at zoology.ubc.ca
2015 (ongoing) Ph.D. in Zoology. University of British Columbia, Canada.
2015 M.Sc. in Ecology and Evolution. University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
2015 M.Sc. in Evolutionary Biology. University of Montpellier II, France.
2013 B.Sc. in Biology. University of Uppsala, Sweden.
2018 Nathaniel P. Sharp, Linnea Sandell, Christopher G. James, Sarah P. Otto 2018. The genome-wide rate and spectrum of spontaneous mutations differ between haploid and diploid yeast. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
2016 Linnea Sandell, Sarah P. Otto 2016. Probing the Depths of Biological Diversity During the Second Century of GENETICS. GENETICS vol. 204 no. 2 pp. 395-400
2013 Uppsala University, BSc thesis: Genetiska metoder för att kartlägga den anatomiskt moderna människans migration eng. Genetic methods to map the anatomically modern human’s migration
2013 Uppsala University, Popular science summary: To trace back our genetic footprints
2018 Vancouver Yeast Meeting, presentation, From function to fitness: comparing predicted
functional effects to growth rates of mutation accumulation lines
2017 Evolution meeting, Portland, poster, Estimating growth rate from OD data in budding yeast
2016 Beaty Biodiversity museum, Invited guest presentation to the EDCP 354 (302) class
2016 University of British Columbia, St John’s College, Resident Fellow Speaker Series: Biodiversity, Bioliteracy, and Ecojustice — A Roundtable Discussion
2016 University of British Columbia, 3 Minute Thesis competition (semi-finalist): Role of Sociality in the Evolution of Recombination
2016 University of British Columbia, St John’s College, Resident Fellow Speaker Series: Why sex?
2015 University of British Columbia, Ecology and Evolution retreat, poster. Social structure and selection for recombination
2015 Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Erasmus Mundus Summer school, presentation. Meiotic evolution in autotetraploids, A case study of Arabidopsis arenosa
2014 University of Montpellier II, Erasmus Mundus Winter school, presentation, Diatom Evolution
2013 University of Uppsala, poster. Algal blooms: colourful marine orgies Co-presenters: Bernhardson I., Hauswald L., Vroom R.
2013 University of Uppsala, poster, Vart kommer du ifrån? — DNA:t skvallrar! eng. Where are you from? — You’re DNA is telling!
2015- University of British Columbia, Otto Lab, Department of Zoology, Supervisors: Sarah P. Otto
2015 Harvard University, Bomblies Lab, Department of Organismal and Evolutionary Biology, Master thesis 2: Attempt at dating selective signatures in tetraploid Arabidopsis arenosa Supervisors: K. Bomblies, J. Wakely, F. Weissing
2014 Station Biologique Roscoff, Evolutionary Ecology and Ecology of Algae. Master thesis 1: The Evolution of sex in adaptive landscape models, Supervisor: D. Roze
2014 Université Montpellier 2, Metapopulations, Institute of Evolutionary Sciences. Project: Adaptation to Climate Change in a Stage-structured Population Supervisor: O. Ronce
2013 Uppsala University, Lascoux Lab, Evolutionary Biology Centre. Intern: DNA-extraction and handling of greenhouses, Supervisor: K. Holm
2017 University of British Columbia. Teacher Assistant in BIOL301
2017 University of British Columbia. Teacher Assistant in BIOL 336
2015 – 2016 University of British Columbia. Teacher Assistant in BIOL 234
2014 Järfälla kommun. Summer employment in home care
2012 Apoteket Lokatten. Summer employment as Pharmacy assistant
2010 – 2011 Apoteket Hjärtat. Summer employment as Pharmacy assistant
2009 Swedish Fundraising. Member recruiter
2006 – 2007 Sör Sellnäs Icelandic horse riding. Summer employment as assistant
2017- St John’s College Dining Society, President
2016-2017 St John’s College Social Committee, Vice president
2016-2017 St John’s College Dining Society, Vice president
2016 Otto lab meetings, coordinator
2017 St John’s College Film Committee, Co-chair
2016 Biodiversity Research Seminar, Coffee organizer
2016 Biodiversity Lunchtime Internal Seminar Series, Coordinator
2016 Instructional Skills Workshop, UBC Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
2015 Let’s Talk Science University of British Columbia, Volunteer
2015 Beaty Biodiversity Museum in Vancouver, Museum Educator (volunteer)
2013 – 2015 Biology Education Centre in Uppsala, Blogger (http://memebloggen.wordpress.com)
2014 Vienne Biocentre PhD Symposium Complexity of Life, Participant and travel grant holder
2014 Student Seminar Ecological and Evolutionary Modelling, Participant
2013 Dutch Royal Zoological Conference Individual Differences, Assistant
2012 – 2013 Student newspaper Bladet at Uppsala, Columnist
2010 – 2013 Course Member Representative
2009 Alla Lika Alla Olika (All Different All Equal) Certified education in norm critical pedagogy, value based leadership, and interactive exercises.
Awards and Scholarships
2017 St John’s College George Shen Fellowship
2017 St John’s College Charles C C & Sophia Wong Memorial Fellowship
2016 – 2020 Four Year Fellowship, awarded by UBC’s Faculty of Science
2015 – 2019 International Tuition Award, awarded by UBC’s Faculty of Science (expected C$ 8 533.36).
2015 – 2019 Faculty of Science PhD Tuition Award, awarded by UBC’s Faculty of Science (expected C$ 13 088.96).
2013 – 2015 Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, awarded by the European Union (€ 20 000).
2014 Vienne Biocentre PhD Symposium, Travel grant holder
2014 Adolf Lindgrens stiftelse (sek 25 000)
2013 Per Erikssons stiftelse (sek 24 000)
2012 Per Erikssons stiftelse (sek 24 000)
2012 Adolf Lindrens stiftelse (sek 22 000)