About Professor John Mattick

About Professor John Mattick

After completing his undergraduate and postgraduate studies at the University of Sydney and Monash University in 1977, John Mattick undertook postdoctoral training at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. In 1982, he returned to Australia to work at the CSIRO Division of Molecular Biology in Sydney, where he developed Australia’s first DNA-based recombinant vaccine (for sheep).

In 1988, Professor Mattick was made Foundation Professor of Molecular Biology at the  University of Queensland. He then went on to establish the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, that over the next 23 years became one of the Asia Pacific region’s leading research institutes.

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