Current Research Themes

Depending on supervisor availability, research can be undertaken in a range of discipline areas based in academic Departments (at various sites listed) and some affiliated institutes (as indicated) including:

By School


Melbourne Dental School

By Department

Anatomy and Neuroscience:

Microbiology and Immunology

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Pharmacology and Therapeutics


Royal Melbourne Hospital - Medicine

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By Research Centre

Peter MacCullum Cancer Centre

Paediatrics including Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

St Vincent’s Institute

Burnet Institute

The Florey Institute

Bionics Institute

Walter+Eliza Hall Institute

Medicine (Royal Melbourne Hospital, Western Hospital and St Vincent’s Hospital)