Professor Stephen Blanksby

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Academic Division,
Research Portfolio,
Office of the PVC, Research Infrastructure

Personal details


Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure)/Principal Research Fellow (Mass Spectrometry)
Academic Division,
Research Portfolio,
Office of the PVC, Research Infrastructure
Faculty of Science,
School of Chemistry & Physics


Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry (incl. Structural), Other Chemical Sciences

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


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry (University of Adelaide)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Chief investigator in (and leader of the Wollongong node of) the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Free Radical Research Chemistry and Biotechnology (2010-2013)
  • Chief investigator in the Centre for Medical Bioscience: a research strength of the University of Wollongong (2002-2013)
  • Co-director (with Prof Jennifer Beck) of Mass Spectrometry User Resource and Research Facility (since 2002-2013)
  • Secretary of the International Mass Spectrometry Foundation (since 2015)
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Mass Spectrometry (since 1995)
    • President 2008-2012
    • Vice-President 2007-2008
    • Treasurer 2003-2006
  • Member of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (2002-2017)
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (2017-present)
  • Member of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (since 2004)
  • Member of the American Chemical Society (since 2015)

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Selected publications

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Selected research projects

Projects listed above are funded by Australian Competitive Grants. Projects funded from other sources are not listed due to confidentiality agreements.