Its no secrete that Funding for Science in Australia, and around the world (see refs below), is in decline. The result is lower and lower success rates. While we wait for the #NHMRC to release the outcomes for 2015, the word on the street is that we can expect only 10-12% of grants to […]Read More The Early-Mid Career Funding Crisis in Australian Research
Here is a short seminar that I gave to the PhD students at the end of 2013. If gives a brief over-view of the do’s and don’ts on how to get a Post-Doc position. From finding a lab, to writing the intro email. Hope its helpful.Read More Seminar: How I got a Post-Doc Job.
Our favourite protein in the lab is Greatwall kinase. It was first discovered in 2004 to be critical for cell division in fruit flies (1,2) . The trail then went cold for a few years as to its exact function, but in 2009, while I was working as a post-doc in France, I was fortunate […]Read More A brief Intro to Greatwall Kinase…The King of Mitosis
Big congratulations to Samuel, who completed his honours thesis today. A lot of hard work in a very short period of time, and a very nice thesis in the end! Well done Sam !Read More Congratulation to Sam for completing his thesis
As a fun way for our lab to share our research with the world, we have created a Redbubble store where you can purchase T-Shirts, iPhone cases, stickers and prints. All at a reasonable price, with any and all profits going back to funding our research.Read More Redbubble Store
Here are some nice still shots from the Garvan Strikes Back video that we made. You can see the video on YouTube Enjoy !Read More Stills From the Garvan Strikes Back