IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Diagnostics and therapeutics
Level:IHMRI Senior Fellow

Research focus

  • Single-molecule biophysics
  • Protein machines responsible for DNA replication
  • Molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance

Research projects

Publications and funding


  • Editorial Board member Cell Reports
  • Council member (elected) Biophysical Society
  • Editorial Board member Biophysical Journal

Other roles

Scientific Advisory Board 4Catalyzer

IHMRI research team

Research fellows

Dr Andrew Robinson T: +61 2 4221 4735 | E: andrewr@uow.edu.au
Dr Slobodan Jergic T: +61 2 4221 5122 | E: jergic@uow.edu.au
Dr Harshad Ghodke T: +61 2 4221 5122 | E: harshad@uow.edu.au
Dr Jacob Lewis T: +61 2 4221 5122 | E: jacobl@uow.edu.au
Lisanne Spenkelink T: +61 2 4221 5748 | E: lisanne@uow.edu.au

PhD candidates

Enrico Monachino How does the Replication Machinery deal with Roadblocks; A Single- Molecule Investigation
Varsha Natarajan Single-Molecule Studies of the Eukaryotic DNA Replication Machinery
Han Ho Nasalisation of DNA repair inside live E.coli cells
Richard Spinks Single-molecule visualisation of engine choreography during Escherichia Coli DNA Replication
Gurleen Kaur Functional Implications of RarA at the Escherichia Coli Replication Fork
Stefan Mueller Single-molecule studies of the bacterial replisome