Karen Gray. Technical Officer - Tissue Collection, Australian Centre for Wildlife Genomics, AMRI

Key Info

  • Position Title
    Technical Officer, Frozen Tissue Collection
  • Branch
    Australian Centre for Wildlife Genomics
    Australian Museum Research Institute
  • ORCID iD

Karen-Ann Gray is the Frozen Tissue Collection Officer at the Australian Centre for Wildlife Genomics (ACWG) in the Australian Museum Research Institute.

Karen has performed molecular based research in many different laboratories, from fungal genes involved in metabolism, to population genetics of malaria and whole genome sequencing of medically important microorganisms. More recently, Karen was involved in routine molecular microbiology diagnostic pathology.

Karen previously worked at the Australian Museum, where she worked on a number of research projects and in the Frozen Tissue Collection. Karen has returned to the Australian Museum to take up the role of Frozen Tissue Collection Officer.


  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of New England.