People

Bio21 Institute Leadership
Name Role

Prof Michael Parker

Director

Prof Frances Separovic

Deputy Director

Dr David Keizer

Scientific Research Manager

Prof Malcolm McConville

Associate Director – Platform Infrastructure

Prof Spencer Williams

Associate Director – Commercialisation

Prof Sally Gras

Associate Director – Engagement

 

Administration & Operations Team
Name Role Email

Michelle Abbott

Reception

bio21-reception [at] unimelb.edu.au / (03) 8344 2220

Eleonore Costello

EA to the Director and Scientific Research Manager

ecos [at] unimelb.edu.au / (03) 8344 9665

Kirsty Turner

Research Support Services Manager

k.turner [at] unimelb.edu.au /  (03) 8344 4501 

Jessie Chan

Senior Management Accountant

jessie.chan [at] unimelb.edu.au

Tony Whyte

Building Maintenance

anthony.whyte [at] unimelb.edu.au

Florienne Loder

Communications and Engagement Advisor

florienne.loder [at] unimelb.edu.au /(03) 9035 3015

Prue Johnson

OHS Advisor

p.johnson [at] unimelb.edu.au

 

Laboratory Group Leaders
Name Department Email

Dr David Ascher

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

david.ascher [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Phil Batterham

Biosciences, Science

p.batterham [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Karen Day

Microbiology and Immunology, MDHS

karen.day [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Paul Donnelly

Chemistry, Science

pauld [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Michael Duffy

Microbiology and Immunology, MDHS

mduffy [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Laura Edgington-Mitchell

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

laura.edgingtonmitchell [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Paul Gleeson

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

paul.gleeson [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Paul Gooley

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

prg [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Sally Gras

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering

sgras [at] unimelb.edu.au

A/Prof Michael Griffin

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

mgriffin [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Danny Hatters

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

dhatters [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Elizabeth Hinde

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

elizabeth.hinde [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Ary Hoffmann

Biosciences, Science

Ary [at] unimelb.edu.au

A/Prof Geoff Howlett

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

ghowlett [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Craig Hutton

Chemistry, Science

chutton [at] unimelb.edu.au

A/Prof Guy Jameson

Chemistry, Science

guy.jameson [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr David Jones

Chemistry, Science

djjones [at] unimelb.edu.au

A/Prof Megan Maher

Chemistry, Science

megan.maher [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Malcolm McConville

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

malcolmm [at] unimelb.edu.au

 A/Prof Justine Mintern

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

jmintern [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Richard O'Hair

Chemistry,  Science

rohair [at] unimelb.edu.au

Assoc Prof Stuart Ralph

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

saralph [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Gavin Reid

Chemistry, Science; Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

gavin.reid [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Eric Reynolds

Dental Science, MDHS

e.reynolds [at] unimelb.edu.au 

Prof Mark Rizzacasa

Chemistry, Science

masr [at] unimelb.edu.au

A/Prof Isabelle Rouiller

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

isabelle.rouiller [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Frances Separovic

Chemistry, Science

fs [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Diana Stojanovski

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

d.stojanovski [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr David Stroud

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

david.stroud [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Leann Tilley

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

ltilley [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Ian van Driel

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

i.vandriel [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Jose Villadangos

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MDHS

joseav [at] unimelb.edu.au

Professor Tony Wedd

Chemistry, Science

agw [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Jonathan White

Chemistry, Science

whitejm [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Uta Wille

Chemistry, Science

uwille [at] unimelb.edu.au

Prof Spencer Williams

Chemistry, Science

sjwill [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Wallace Wong

Chemistry, Science

wwhwong [at] unimelb.edu.au

 

 

Platform Technology Managers
Name Platform Technology Email

Dr Eric Hanssen

Electron Microscopy

ehanssen [at] unimelb.edu.au

Yan Hong Tan

Melbourne Protein Characterisation

yan.tan [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Nick Williamson

Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics

nawill [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr David Keizer

Magnetic Resonance

dkeizer [at] unimelb.edu.au

Dr Dedreia Tull

Metabolomics Australia

dedreia [at] unimelb.edu.au

Peter Coles

University of Melbourne Specialist Store

bio21-stores [at] unimelb.edu.au

Thu Nguyen

Systems & Computational Biology

t.nguyen [at] unimelb.edu.au

 

 

Fellows and Affiliates
Name Role  

Prof Ary Hoffmann 

Laureate Fellow

Environmental Stress and Adaptation Laboratories

Prof Michael Parker 

Honorary/Federation Fellow/Fellow of the Academy of Science

Structural Biology 

Prof Andrew Holmes  

Melbourne Laureate Professor Emeritus/President of the Australian Academy of Science

 

Prof Frances Separovic

Fellow of the Academy of Science

 

Prof Leann Tilley

ARC Laureate Fellow