Professor Fourie Joubert

Contributor: Professor Fourie Joubert

Background

Fourie Joubert

Prof Fourie Joubert obtained his PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Pretoria in 2000. He is an Associate Professor at the University and currently also manages the Bioinformatics and Computational Unit in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Pretoria, which is an ACGT core facility. This Unit is also the National Bioinformatics Node in Gauteng, and is involved in research, training (post-graduate and short courses) and service provision.

Research interests

His current research focuses on functional genomics data management, the management of high throughput sequencing data, and data mining to select suitable drug target proteins in malaria.

Contact information

Prof Fourie Joubert, Tel: +27 12 420 5802, Fax: +27 12 420 5800