Meet our Fellows
IMB Fellows are supported by a range of competitive fellowship schemes awarded by the ARC, NHMRC, and UQ.
Thanks to the support of these organisations, our Fellows are able to undertake research that is recognised as some of the best in their respective fields, and that has the potential to benefit global scientific progress and improve the health of all Australians.
Total competitive fellowships held in 2013:
- 1 ARC Australian Laureate Fellowship
- 1 ARC Discovery Outstanding Researcher Award (DORA)
- 7 ARC Future Fellowships
- 5 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards (DECRA)
- 2 NHMRC Australia Fellowships
- 11 NHMRC Research Fellowships
- 1 NHMRC Career Development Fellowship
- 4 NHMRC Early Career Fellowships
- 1 Queensland Smart Futures Fellowship.
Fellowships commencing in 2013:
- 1 ARC DORA totalling $545,958
- 1 ARC Future Fellow totalling $755,320
- 1 ARC DECRA totalling $375,000
- 5 NHMRC Research Fellows totalling $3,544,078.
Professor Jenny Martin
NHMRC Research Fellows
NHMRC Research Fellowships provide support for experienced researchers to undertake research that is of major importance in its field and of significant benefit to Australian health and medical research.
ARC Discovery Outstanding Researcher Award
ARC DORAs provide opportunities for mid to late career research-only, and teaching and research academics. Selection is based on the need of the project in addition to the excellence of the researcher.
|Professor Ben Hankamer|
ARC Future Fellows
Future Fellowships promote research in areas of critical national importance by giving outstanding researchers incentives to conduct their research in Australia. The aim of Future Fellowships is to attract and retain the best and brightest mid-career researchers.
|Dr Lachlan Coin||Dr Brett Collins||Dr Yann Gambin|
|Dr Ben Hogan||Dr Kate Schroder||Dr Kelly Smith|
|Dr Matt Sweet||Dr Irina Vetter|
Vice-Chancellor's Senior Research Fellowship
|Associate Professor Carol Wicking|
ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards
The Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards provide more focused support for researchers and create more opportunities for early-career researchers in both teaching and research, and research-only positions.
|Michelle Bastiani||Sonia Henriques|
|Ronan Kapetanovic||Dr Markus Kerr|
|Dr Ryan Taft|
NHMRC Career Development Award
Career Development Fellowships aim to develop Australian health and medical early to mid-career researchers so they establish themselves as independent, self-directed researchers and help build Australia’s capacity for research in all fields of health and medical research.
|Dr Mat Francois|
NHMRC Training Fellowship
|Dr Evelyne Deplazes||Dr Joakim Swedberg|
UQ Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for Women
|Dr Maggie Hardy|
Fonds de recherche du Québec - Santé (FRSQ) Postdoctoral Fellowship
|Dr Dave Boucher|