Our people

 

 

Executive Team

Centre Directors

  • Dr Mark Blaskovich

    Director, IMB Centre for Superbug Solutions
    Principal Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Irina Vetter

    Co-Director, IMB Centre for Pain Research
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Kate Schroder

    Director, IMB Centre for Inflammation and Disease Research
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Peter Visscher

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    ARC Laureate Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Ben Hankamer

    Director, IMB Centre for Solar Biotechnology
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Nathan Palpant

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    Senior Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Division Heads

  • Professor Robert Parton

    Division Head & Group Leader, Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine Division
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor David Fairlie

    Division Head & Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    Professiorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Naomi Wray

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
    Joint Appointment
    Queensland Brain Institute

Facility Managers

External Engagement

Advancement

Partnerships

  • Mr Ash AmirShahi

    Research Partnerships Manager & Research Partnerships Manager (Life
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Research Leaders


Genomics of Development and Disease
 

  • Dr Anne Lagendijk

    Senior Research Fellow - GL & Group Leader, Division of Genomics of Development and Disease
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Allan McRae

    ARC Future Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Grant Montgomery

    Director, UQ Genome Innovation Hub
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Christian Nefzger

    Senior Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Quan Nguyen

    Senior Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Nathan Palpant

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    Senior Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Peter Visscher

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    ARC Laureate Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Naomi Wray

    Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
    Joint Appointment
    Queensland Brain Institute
  • Dr Loic Yengo Dimbou

    ARC DECRA Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience


Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine
 

  • Professor Brett Collins

    Group Leader, Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine Division
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Associate Professor Frederic Gachon

    Associate Professor - Group Leader
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Emma Gordon

    Natl Heart FDTN of Aus Future
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Robert Parton

    Division Head & Group Leader, Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine Division
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Kate Schroder

    Director, IMB Centre for Inflammation and Disease Research
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Jennifer Stow

    Professorial Research Fellow
    Deputy Director (Research)
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Matt Sweet

    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Mel White

    ARC Future Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Alpha Yap

    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience


Chemistry and Structural Biology
 

  • Dr Mark Blaskovich

    Director, IMB Centre for Superbug Solutions
    Principal Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Rob Capon

    Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Matt Cooper

    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor David Craik

    Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    UQ Laureate Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor David Fairlie

    Division Head & Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    Professiorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Ben Hankamer

    Director, IMB Centre for Solar Biotechnology
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Ian Henderson

    Professor Ian Henderson

    Director
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Glenn King

    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Richard Lewis

    Director, IMB Centre for Pain Research
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Markus Muttenthaler

    Senior Research Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Associate Professor Mark Smythe

    Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    Principal Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Irina Vetter

    Co-Director, IMB Centre for Pain Research
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Research excellence

$1.3 billion+ commercial investment attracted to IMB research
1454 international collaborators
 
385 original publications in 2020
 
$28M in research funding last calendar year
 
20%+ of patent families at UQ are derived from IMB research
100% of donations go to the cause
 

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