Magdalena Plebanski

Professor of Immunology, RMIT University

PhD (Immunology), MBA (Business), DPS (Psychology), BScHon (Biomedicine). NHMRC Senior Research Fellow. Director of the Biomedical and Health Innovation Enabling Capability Platform (BHI-ECP) at RMIT University, as well as Head of the Translational Immunology and Nanotechnology Laboratory.

Key areas: vaccines against infectious diseases and cancer, healthy ageing and the immune system of older individuals, diagnostic devices and personalized medicine, two way interactions between the immune system and mental health.


  • –present
    Professor of Immunology, RMIT University


  • 1993 
    University of Bristol, UK, PhD in Immunology