Thomas Madsen, Honorary Professor
Current holding the following positions:
• Honorary Professorial Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, University of Wollongong, Australia;
• Honorary Professorial Fellow, School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Full CV available HERE (PDF)
Visiting researcher from A/Prof Robbie Wilsons’ group (The Performance Lab) University of Queensland.
Topic: The ecology and reproductive biology of the northern quoll, Dasyurus hallucatus, on Groote Eylandt. Full CV available HERE (PDF).
Australian Higher Degree Research Student, co-supervised with Dr Rodrigo Hamede, Prof Marcel Klaassen & Prof Frédéric Thomas.
Topic: The role of immune system in DFTD epidemiology.
International Higher Degree Research Student, co-supervised with Prof John Donald.
Topic: Reporter assays for Monoclonal antibodies.
Australian Higher Degree Research Student, co-supervised with Prof Kathy Belov at the University of Sydney, Faculty of Veterinary Science.
Topic: Behavioural traits of Tasmanian Devils.
Honours student, co-supervised with Dr Rodrigo Hamede (in collaboration with UTAS).
Topic: Seasonal and disease driven dynamics in immune capacity of Tasmanian devils.
Yen Ting Wong
Topic: Study of Inheritance of Alpaca Fibre for Fibre Production Improvement.
Australian Higher Degree Research Student, co-supervised with Prof Marcel Klaassen.
Topic: Host-pathogen dynamics in long-distance migrants and their role in the global spread of pathogens.
Honours student, co-supervised with Dr Rodrigo Hamede.
Topic: The role of the innate immune system in DFTD progression and epidemiology.
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