QUT’s School of Biomedical Sciences is internationally renowned for combining innovative research with high-quality teaching programs to address global health issues.

Our interdisciplinary and collaborative research focuses on key challenges in health, including cancer, genomics and infectious diseases. Our discovery and enterprise generate knowledge and solutions that improve healthcare outcomes for individuals and communities both locally and internationally.

Our research-led undergraduate and postgraduate education programs are educating and training the next generation of scientific leaders and entrepreneurs in the biotech, pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors.

Our staff

Professor David Waugh
Position
Head of School
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Medical Microbiology
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Professor Kenneth Beagley
Position
Professor of Immunology
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Immunology
Microbiology
Clinical Sciences
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Professor Louise Hafner Bishop
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Microbiology
Clinical Sciences
Medical Microbiology
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Professor Lisa Chopin
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Clinical Sciences
Genetics
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Professor Janet Davies
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Immunology
Medical Biotechnology
Other Environmental Sciences
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Professor Damien Harkin
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Medical Biotechnology
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Ophthalmology and Optometry
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Professor Jonathan Harris
Position
Professor in Protein Biochemistry
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research field
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
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Professor Flavia Huygens
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Medical Microbiology
Microbiology
Medical Biotechnology
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Professor Murray Mitchell
Position
Professor in Child and Reproductive Health
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Medical Microbiology
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Professor Colleen Nelson
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Genetics
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Oncology and Carcinogenesis
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Professor Dale Nyholt
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Genetics
Statistics
Neurosciences
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Professor Ken O'Byrne
Position
Professor of Medical Oncology
Division / Faculty
School of Biomedical Sciences
Research fields
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Medical Microbiology
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