News and events

News and events


Research Seminar: Discussing Research Ideas with Non-Academic Partners

Wed 2 May 2018, 13:30-15:00; Senate Room 16WW (C8A 310)

This session explores ways to discuss your research ideas that helps to surface the motivations and drivers of potential partners in non-academic fields. The seminar will be conducted by the Research Partnerships Managers and leading academic guest speakers. See more information here.

Research Seminar: Developing your 5-year Research Plan

Wed 30 May 2018, 12:00-13:00; 12WW (E7A 801)

Hitting any mid- and long-term research and career goals is impossible if you don't know what they are. This seminar discusses how you can identify what you want to do, and how you can plan to give yourself the greatest chance of hitting your targets. See more information here.


BioNetwork Research Symposium - a Fantastic Networking Event!

The BDDRC was a major sponsor of the BioNetwork Reseach symposium held on 13th April 2018 at Macquarie University, with the aim to foster our researchers' community across the Faculties of Science & Engineering and Medicine & Health Sciences with a common interest in the biosciences. Congratulations to our own Early Career Researchers for organising such a highly successful day, with many networking opportunities and collaborative outcomes!

Congratulations to our successful applicants in ARC Major Grants!

DECRA 2018 - Lindsay Parker: Intelligently linking nanoscience to neuroscience with glycan biology

DECRA 2018 - Amy Cain: Stronger Together: Understanding Antibiotic Synergy on a Molecular Level

Congratulations to Edward Moh on receiving the Award for Higher Degree Research by Faculty of Science and Engineering, Macquarie University.

Congratulations to Dominic Logel for being awarded CSIRO Synthetic Biology Future Science Platform PhD Scholarship for his research on Designing a controllable Wolbachia viral vector.

Congratulations to Macquarie University iGEM team for winning a GOLD MEDAL at the 2017 iGEM Giant Jamboree for their project "HydroGEM - Producers of Pollution-Free Energy"

AND for winning the BEST ENERGY prize!!

AND for being finalists for the BEST ENTREPRENEURSHIP prize!!

Check out the team's wiki to find out how they have engineered E. coli to make hydrogen gas (and lots of it!).

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