Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Board of Directors 

Chair: Dr John Schubert AO

Executive 

Executive: Prof Christopher Goodnow FAA FRS

Deputy DirectorProf Peter Croucher

Chief Operating Officer: Ms Kate Gunn

Chief Scientific Officer: Prof Marie Dziadek

Garvan Research Foundation 

Board of Directors 

Chair: Mr Russell Scrimshaw 

Executive 

Director: Ms Mara-Jean Tilley

Deputy Director: Mr Brad Timms 

Research themes

Cancer research

Head: Prof David Thomas

Faculty:

Prof Anthony Gill
Prof Chris Ormandy 
Prof Jonathan Sprent
A/Prof Maija Kohonen-Corish
A/Prof Elgene Lim
A/Prof Joseph Powell
A/Prof Paul Timpson
Dr Christine Chaffer
Dr Marina Pajic

Genomics and epigenetics research

Head: Prof Susan Clark

Faculty:
Prof Vanessa Hayes
Prof Sean O'Donoghue
Prof John Shine
Dr Ozren Bogdanovic
Dr Timothy Mercer
Dr Robert Weatheritt

Healthy ageing research 

Head: Professor Peter Croucher 

Faculty:

Prof Trevor Biden
Prof Jacqueline Center
Prof John Eisman
Prof Mark Febbraio
Prof Jerry Greenfield
Prof Herbert Herzog
Prof John Mattick
Prof Tuan Nguyen
Prof Mike Rogers
Prof David Ryugo
Prof Katherine Samaras
A/Prof Paul Baldock
A/Prof Antony Cooper
A/Prof Ross Laybutt
A/Prof Carsten Schmitz-Peiffer
Dr Daniel Hesselson

Immunity and Inflammation research

Head: Prof Stuart Tangye

Faculty:

Prof Robert Brink
Prof Daniel Christ
Prof Christopher Goodnow
Prof Jonathan Sprent
A/Prof Elissa Deenick
A/Prof Shane Grey
A/Prof Cecile King
A/Prof Tri Phan
Dr Tatyana Chtanova

Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics 

Clinical Head: Mary-Anne Young 

Scientific Head: Dr Sarah Kummerfield 

Garvan-Weizmann Centre for Cellular Genomics  

Head: A/Prof Joseph Powell

Development & Support 

Chief Operating Officer: Ms Kate Gunn

People and Culture: Cleo Rowley 

Australian BioResources: Dr Jenny Kingham

Business Development & Innovation: David Barda

Finance & Accounting: Samantha Malone 

Internal Audit & Business Improvement: Carolyn Loughnan

Information Technology: Estve Mayolas 

Legal Office: Nancy Campisi

Building Services: Lynn Croft

Engineering Services: Ryan Kolster

Facilities: Amanda Brindley

Scientific Support Services: Dr Rebecca Brown 

WHS and Compliance: Dr Kharen Doyle 

Chief Scientific Officer: Prof Marie Dziadek

Grants Administration: Sonja Bates, Grainne Mullen and Mariette Leroux

Human Research Governance: Therese Lim

Research Ethics and Compliance: Dr Rayson Tan

Animal Welfare: Dr Vivan Song

Student Programs: Dr Tracy Anderson