Our leadership

Professor Sagadevan Mundree

Centre Director

Biochemistry and cell biology, agricultural biotechnology, industrial biotechnology.

Professor Ian O'Hara

Deputy Centre Director

Chemical engineering, industrial biotechnology.

Program leaders

Professor Peter Grace

Program Leader
Sustainable agriculture

Distinguished Professor James Dale

Program Leader 
Banana biotechnology

Professor Peter Waterhouse

Program Leader
Crop and biofactory genomics

Professor Robert Speight

Program Leader
Industrial and synthetic biotechnology

Dr Geoff Kent

Program Leader
Bioprocessing

Associate Professor Carol Richards

Program Leader
Agrifood systems

Dr Lalehvash Moghaddam

Program Leader 
Future leaders

Dr Julia Bally

Program Leader
Future leaders

Contact us

Centre for Agriculture and the Bioeconomy

Level 3, H Block
Gardens Point
2 George St
Brisbane QLD 4000 Australia

Postal address

Centre for Agriculture and the Bioeconomy
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001