Dr Andrew Swan

Principal Scientist - Animal Genetics and Breeding Unit (AGBU)

Andrew Swan

Phone: +61 2 6773 3266

Email: aswan@une.edu.au

Qualifications

1992 Doctor of Philosophy, University of New England, Australia.
Thesis: Multibreed evaluation procedures.

1987 Bachelor of Rural Science, University of New England, Australia.

Research Interests

Andrew is a member of AGBU's sheep research team, focussed on developing genetic tools and information for the Australian sheep industry. He has contributed to the development of the OVIS genetic evaluation system, including the incorporation of genomic information into Australian Sheep Breeding Values, and to the development of the breeding objectives and selection indexes used in the industry.