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Nedeljka Rosic

PhD(UQ)

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Health

Telephone
07 5589 3437
Email
[email protected]
Location
Gold Coast
Nedeljka Rosic

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Orchid ID

0000-0002-2598-7046

Biography

Dr Nela Rosic is an active multidisciplinary researcher with a PhD in Biomedical Sciences (University of Queensland) and experience in xenobiotic enzymes, directed evolution and drug discoveries. She has been awarded competitive fellowships and grants, including the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) by Australian Research Council.

Research

Her research is focused on medicinal bio-products, skin protection using natural marine sunscreens, environmental stress markers, host-microbe interaction, genomics and protein engineering.

Nela collaborates nationally and internationally with scientists and industry partners from both academia and industry sectors including the CSIRO, the leading Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation in Australia.

Community engagement

Nela is a passionate scientist and a STEM role model for other women in science. She gave community and primary and secondary school lectures about her research and career in STEM.

Supervision

Nela supervises PhD, MSc and Honours students in the fields of biomedical science, sport science and environmental genomics/transcriptomics.

Teaching

Molecular Genetics; Haematology; Clinical Biochemistry.

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