Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Postdoctoral fellowships are awarded for one year to newly qualified researchers, to help them bridge the gap between being a student and a fully-fledged cancer researcher.

Postdoctoral fellowships are valued at around $73,661 pa. Fellowship holders for 2016 are:


Dr Jue Er (Amanda) Lee
University of Melbourne
Finding drug targets for improving glioma diagnosis and treatment (Jul 2015-Jun 2016)

Dr Julia Marchingo
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Understanding how the immune response against cancer can be enhanced (Jul 2015-June 2016)

Dr Kelen Chen
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Understanding the molecular basis of how Smchd1 deficiency accelerates blood cancer progression (Jan-Dec 2016)

Dr Amy Winship
Hudson Institute of Medical Research
Developing a new therapeutic for uterine cancer (Jan-Dec 2016)

Dr Dustin Flanagan
The University of Melbourne
Novel avenues to target and treat stomach cancer (Jul 2016-Jun 2017)

Dr Nicholas Gherardin
The University of Melbourne
Unconventional T cells in cancer (Jul-Dec 2016)

Dr Farhana Sultana
The University of Melbourne
Self-sampling for HPV testing (Oct 2016-Mar 2017)

Updated: 09 Aug, 2016