School of Health and Life Sciences

Fahima Ahmady

Position:Technical Officer
Phone: +61 3 5327 6145
Email:f.ahmady@federation.edu.au
Room: Y107 and Y245

Qualifications

  • Master of Biological Science
  • Bachelor of Biological Science
  • Diploma of Applied Science (Biological Science Laboratory) (Peninsula Institute - Melbourne)
  • Certificate in Introductory Microbiology
  • Certificate of Recombinant DNA Monash University

Professional associations

  • Member of the Histology Group Discussion of Victoria; (2013 – Present)

Examples of projects

  • Controlled pollination and breeding in Zea mays
  • Determination of different genetic types of Drosophila melanogaster
  • Indicator microorganism in drinking water (Melbourne Water)
  • Investigating the mechanical properties of cross linked Colognes after cyclic loading

Work experience

  • Research Assistant (Academy of Science Kabul)
  • Research Assistant (CSIRO Division of Molecular Science) Melbourne Parkville VIC
  • Bonlac Food (Microbiology Lab) Melbourne
  • Agriquality LTD (Microbiology & Biochemistry Lab) Melbourne

Publications

Charchar FJ., Kaiser M., Bingham AJ., Fotinatos N., Ahmady F., Tomaszewski M., Samani, N. J. Whole genome survey of copy number variation in the spontaneously hypertensive rat: relationship to quantitative trait loci, gene expression, and blood pressure. Hypertension. 2010 May; 55 (5): 1231-8. E pub 2010 March 15.