Our people

 

 

Executive Team

Centre Directors

  • Associate Professor Mark Blaskovich

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

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

    Director, IMB Centre for Inflammation and Disease Research
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - Group Lea
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Peter Visscher

    Group Leader, Genetics and Genomics 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, Cell and Developmental Biology Division
    Principal Research Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Division Heads

  • Professor Robert Parton

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

    Division Head & Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology Division
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow and Group L
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Naomi Wray

    Division Head & Group Leader, Genetics and Genomics Division
    Joint Appointment
    Queensland Brain Institute
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Facility Managers

External Engagement

Advancement

Research Partnerships

Research Leaders


Cell and Developmental Biology

  • Professor Robert Parton

    Division Head & Group Leader, Cell and Developmental Biology
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Brett Collins

    Group Leader, Cell and Developmental Biology 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
  • Dr Denuja Karunakaran

    Honorary Senior Research Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Larisa Labzin

    UQ Amplify Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Anne Lagendijk

    Group Leader, Cell and Developmental Biology Division & Senior Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Christian Nefzger

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

    Group Leader, Cell and Developmental Biology Division
    Principal Research Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Kate Schroder

    Director, IMB Centre for Inflammation and Disease Research
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - Group Lea
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Samantha Stehbens

    ARC Future Fellow and IMB Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Jennifer Stow

    Professorial Research Fellow
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow
    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 - Grou
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience


Chemistry and Structural Biology
 


Genetics and Genomics
 

  • Professor Naomi Wray

    Division Head & Group Leader, Genetics and Genomics Division
    Joint Appointment
    Queensland Brain Institute
    NHMRC Leadership Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor David Evans

    NHMRC Snr Res Fellow & GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Grant Montgomery

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

    Adjunct Senior Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Allan McRae

    ARC Future Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Quan Nguyen

    NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Peter Visscher

    Group Leader, Genetics and Genomics Division
    ARC Laureate Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Loic Yengo Dimbou

    ARC DECRA Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Dr Sonia Shah

    National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow
    RSP Fellow
    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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