Sam Buckberry

Sam Buckberry

Genome Biologist and Bioinformatician

Telethon Kids Institute


Dr Sam Buckberry is a molecular and computational biologist. Sam uses an integrative approach to study the principles and mechanisms of epigenetic gene regulation. He achieves this through combining cutting-edge methods in molecular biology, genomics, and bioinformatics.

Sam has broad experience in genome biology, bioinformatics, research computing and data science. He enjoys developing custom analysis frameworks for complex biological questions and data types.

  • Bioinformatics
  • Genomics
  • R programming
  • Data visualisation
  • DNA methylation
  • PhD in Medicine (Bioinformatics), 2015

    The University of Adelaide

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Hons), 2011

    The University of Adelaide

  • Bachelor of Science (Biology), 2010

    Flinders University