Dr Natalie McKirdy

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Personal details


Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics, Medical Microbiology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations

Women in Technology, Golden Key Society.


Natalie has taught into several subjects at QUT within Anatomy and Physiology, including Understanding Disease Concepts (LSB111), Human Anatomy and Physiology (LSB142), and held a team leadership position as Academic In Charge for the LS47 Medical Laboratory Science cohort of the newly devised Human Anatomy (LQB187) course in 2021.

She also has a wealth of experience in science education, with previous roles working in and with schools on STEMM outreach projects, creating curriculum aligned learning sequences, designing and delivering lesson plans, and facilitating teacher professional development sessions for both metro-based teachers and those in rural, regional, and remote areas across Queensland.


Selected publications

QUT ePrints

To find publications by Natalie, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.