Dr Herbie Smith, senior developer at Potts Mullarkey.
Dr Herbie Smith holds a PhD in Evolutionary Biology from the University of Southampton. Now he works as a Senior Software Developer writing business applications in C# for the Microsoft Windows platform.
Dr Herbie's Background
Dr Herbie's Experience
Software Engineer at Tessella Support Services
September 2000 - September 2003 | Winchester
Consultant software developer, specialising in scientific and medical software.
Senior Software Developer at Autoscribe
September 2003 - December 2005 | Reading
Senior C++ and C# developer on the 'Matrix' product, a Laboratory Information Management system.
Senior Software Developer at Potts Mullarkey
January 2006 - Present | Chester
Senior C# Developer working on companies Line of Business products for the Leisure Industry.
Dr Herbie's Education
University of Edinburgh
1988 – 1992
Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, Honours in Zoology
Activities: A general biology degree, where I tended to take options in 'whole animal biology', namely animal behaviour, ecology, and zoology.
University of York
1992 – 1993
Masters Degree in Biological Computation
Concentration: Maths, Statistics and Computer Science
Activities: Covering a broad range of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science that are relevant to the study of the Biological Sciences.
University of Southampton
1995 – 1999
Concentration: Evolutionary Biology
Activities: Computer simulations of animal populations where mate choice and mate characteristics are governed by basic Mendellian genetics. Use of Genetic Argorithms.
Dr Herbie's Interests & Activities
Biology, Evolutionary Theory, Software Development, Gardening, Reading, Gaming, Films