Faculty

The participating faculty members at Emory University, The University of Queensland, and QIMR Berghofer collaborate with researchers at the other participating institutions to advance the research in preventing and treating cancer, neurological, and infectious diseases.

The QED is actively seeking new researchers to join the Alliance. To participate - contact us.

Emory University

Former Participating Faculty Members

The University of Queensland

  • Lewis Perrin - Professor, Clinical Director, Mater Gynaecological Oncology Service, Mater Research Institute 
  • Marcus Meinzer - Assistant Professor, ARC Future Fellow, UQ Centre for Clinical Research Faculty
  • Mark Walker - Professor, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Faculty of Science 
  • Dr. Peter Moyle - Lecturer, School of Pharmacy Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences 
  • Istvan Toth - Toth Chair in Biological Chemistry, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Faculty of Science 
  • Mark Schembri - Professor, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Faculty of Science
  • Al McEwan - Professor, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of the Graduate School Office of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Training)
  • David Fairlie - Professor,  NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow UQ Institute for Molecular Bioscience 
  • Maree Smith - Professor, Emeritus Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences Faculty of Medicine 
  • Matt Cooper - Professor, Professorial Research Fellow Institute for Molecular Bioscience 
  • Paul Young - Professor, Head of School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Faculty of Science 
  • Joe Lynch - Professor, Queensland Brain Institute
  • George Muscat - Professor, Professorial Research Fellow Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • David Paterson -Professor, Director, UQ Centre for Clinical Research Faculty of Medicine 

Former Participating Faculty Members 

  • Simon Phipps, Assistant Professor, Former ARC Future Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences Now Group Leader, Respiratory Immunology at QIMR Berghofer
  • Kirsten Spann, Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor at Queensland University of Technology 

QIMR Berghofer

  • Greg Anderson – Professor, Group Leader, Iron Metabolism
  • Dr. Glen Boyle – Group Leader, Cancer Drug Mechanism; Chair of the Higher Degrees Committee
  • Michael Breakspear – Professor, Senior Scientist, Systems Neuroscience
  • David Harrich – Associate Professor, Group Leader, HIV Molecular Virology
  • Kum Kum Khanna – Professor, Group Leader, Signal Transduction
  • Rajiv Khanna – Professor, Group Leader, Tumour Immunology
  • Jason Lee – Associate Professor, Team Head, Epigenetics and Disease
  • James McCarthy – Professor, Senior Scientist, Clinical Tropical Medicine
  • Don McManus – Professor, Senior Scientist, Molecular Parasitology
  • Dr. David Reid – Team Head, Lung Inflammation & Infection
  • Andreas Suhrbier – Associate Professor, Group Leader, Inflammation Biology
  • Dr. Michele Teng – Group Leader, Cancer Immunoregulation and Immunotherapy
  • Dr. Nicola Waddell – Group Leader, Medical Genomics
  • David Whiteman – Professor, Senior Scientist, Cancer Control Group; Deputy Director
  • Dr. Michelle Wykes – Group Leader, Molecular Immunology