Professor of Agriculture, Curtin University

1982-1984 Carlsberg Laboratory, Denmark. Department of Physiology: EMBO postdoctoral fellowship. Plastid Molecular Biology
1984-1996 University of East Anglia, UK. Lectureship in Molecular Biology
1996-1999 Carlsberg Laboratory. Professor and Head of Department of Physiology
2000 Zeneca Agrochemicals, Jealott’s Hill, UK. Consultancy in fungal bioinformatics
2000-date Director Australian Centre for Necrotrophic Fungal Pathogens
2000-2010 Murdoch University, Australia. Professor of Molecular and Physiological Plant Pathology
2009-2010 Willie Commelin Scholten Rotating Chair of Plant Pathology
2010-date Curtin University, Australia. Professor of Agriculture, Deputy Dean of Research, Faculty of Science and Engineering. Dean of Agriculture, Head of Agribusiness Degree program
2013-date Curtin University. John Curtin Distinguished Professor
2013-date Honorary Fellow, National Institute for Agricultural Botany, UK
2013-date Honorary Fellow, Rothamsted Research, UK
2014-date KNAW Visiting Professor, Wageningen University


  • 2013–present
    John Curtin Distinguished Professor , Curtin University