Beben Benyamin

Honorary Senior Fellow

Profile at Uni SA

Beben is an Lecturer at University of South Australia, and a Visiting Scientist at PCTG and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute. His research focuses on understanding the genetic aetiology of complex traits/diseases, including neuro-psychiatric diseases, through the use and development of advanced statistical methods applied to genomic and epigenomic data. Beben obtained a Bachelor in Animal Sciences from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia (2000) and a Master of Agriculture in genetics from the University of Sydney, Australia (2002). In 2007, he was awarded a PhD in statistical genetics from the University of Edinburgh, UK.