Dr Saskia Freytag
Post Doc Researcher, Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Dr Saskia Freytag completed her Masters in Statistical Science at University College London. After finishing she moved back to Germany, where she completed a PhD in Biostatistics in 2014. She then got the opportunity to relocate to Melbourne to work as a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in Melanie Bahlo’s group. Her research focus is methodological development for the analysis of high throughput sequencing data. She is an organizer of R-Ladies Melbourne and an ambassador for the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute program “CHOOSEMATHS”, which is encouraging more girls to pursue STEMM careers.