Early Career Researchers

The Early Career Researchers Network comprises postdoctoral researchers within the SCA community. Led by a representative Committee, the Network aims to improve the visibility of research being conducted by ECRs and  provide career development and grassroots networking opportunities for the next generation of Australian stem cell scientists.
Early Career Researchers


 
Dr Sara Alaei  Dr Ben Cao  Dr Madeline Cao
Currie Group - ARMI
Research focus:
Somite derived endothelial
 cells.
 Nilsson Group - CSIRO
Research Focus: 
Haemopoietic stem cells
 Nilsson Group - CSIRO
Research Focus: 
Haemopoietic stem cells
 
Dr Ai-Leen Chan Dr Xiaoli Chen Dr Jarny Choi
Hobbs Group - ARMI
Research focus: 
Germline stem cell
Gray Lab - AIBN
Research Focus:
Pluripotent hESC
Scale-up
Wells Lab - University 
of Melbourne
Research Focus:Bioinformatics
of Haematopoiesis

Dr Duncan Crombie Dr Melanie Domingues Dr Aude Dorison
Pebay Lab - University 
of Melbourne
Research Focus: 
In vitro disease modelling
Nilsson Group - CSIRO
Research Focus: 
Hematopoietic
stem cell niche.
Harvey Lab - VCCRI
Research Focus:
Endogenous cardiac
stem cells

 
Dr Carola Endes Dr Natalie Groves  Dr Jennifer Hollands
Wolvetang Group - AIBN
Research Focus:
Hypomyelination in tRNA
Jhaveri Lab - QBI
Research Focus:
Stress and depression
Thompson Lab - 
The Florey Institute

Research Focus:
Neurodegeneration

Dr Sara Howden Ms Elizabeth Mason Dr Richard Mills
Little Lab - MCRI
Research Focus:
Kidney Regeneration
through iPS cells

Wells Lab - University 
of Melbourne
Research Focus: Systems
biology of stem cells
Hudson Lab - QBI
Research Focus:
Muscle organoids
 
Dr Amy Nicks 
Dr Ralph Patrick
Dr Matt Ratur
Graham Lab - VCCRI
Research Focus:
Cardiac Biology

Harvey Lab - VCCRI
Research Focus:
Wells Lab - University 
of Melbourne
Research Focus:
Dr Claire Tanner Dr Leon Teo Dr Li-Yen Wong
Munsie Lab - University
of Melbourne
Research Focus:
Sociology
Bourne Group - AMRI
Research Focus:
Visual neuroscience
Cooper-White Group - AIBN
Research Focus:
Dr Lulu Xing
Merson Group - ARMI
Research Focus:
Mechanisms of CNS 
remyelination  

??? not VCCRI
Fac Dentistry at Syd Uni
??? not VCCRI
Fac Dentistry at Syd Uni
Dr Natalie Groves
Dr Natalie Groves