Yasmin is an Honours student under the supervision of Simon Ho and Hervé Sauquet (Royal Botanic Garden). Her project will explore variation in rates of evolution of flowering plants, using large data sets of both morphological and molecular data.

Before joining the MEEP Lab, Yasmin completed a Bachelor of Advanced Science in 2019 at Macquarie University.


Awards and honours

Macquarie University

  • Macquarie University Award for Academic Excellence, 2020
  • Merit List, 2020
  • Ralph Faulkner prize for Evolutionary Palaeontology, 2019
  • Summer Research Scholarship, 2018–2019
  • Mollie Thomson Prize for 100-level Biology, 2017