Centre for Rhizobium Studies - image

Our Staff

Name Phone Role Location

Academics and Research Scientists

Dr Graham O'HaraDr Graham O'Hara
Email me
My profile
9360 2583

Director,

Senior Lecturer in Microbiology

240.3.011
Dr Jason Terpolilli
Dr Jason Terpolilli
Email me
My profile
9360 6104

Research Director,

Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry and Microbiology

240.3.033
Professor John Howieson
Professor John Howieson
Email me

My profile
9360 2231 Research Professor, Integrated Farming Systems 240.3.029
Dr Ron YatesDr Ron Yates
Email me
My profile
9360 2112 Project Leader, Pasture Agronomy & Rhizobiology 240.3.017
Dr Brad NuttDr Brad Nutt
Email me
My Profile
9360 2112 Associate Professor in Agriculture 240.3.017
Professor Michael Dilworth
Email me

My profile
Emeritus Professor in Biology

Research Scientists

Dr Sofie De Meyer
Dr Sofie De Meyer
Email me

My profile
9360 2439 Post Doctoral Research Fellow 240.3.009
Dr Yvette HillDr Yvette Hill
Email me
My profile
- Research Scientist 240.3.018
George MwandaDr George Mwenda
Email me
- Research Associate 240.3.021
Amanuel Asrat BekumaDr Amanuel Asrat Bekuma
Email me
My profile
9360 Research Associate 240.3.021
Regina CarrRegina Carr
Email me
9360 6986 Research Technician Building 138.1.002A
Rob HarrisonRobert Harrison
Email me
Research Assistant 240.3.028

PhD Students

Tim HaskettTim Haskett
Email me
Project: Symbiotic effectiveness and genetic stability of Mesorhizobium root nodule bacteria
Talitha RogersTalitha Rogers
Email me
Project: The physiology and energetics of respiratory systems in Burkholderia species
Aliyu AbdullahiAliyu Abdullahi
Email me
Project: Exploring the genetic diversity of groundnut – nodulating rhizobia

Honours Students

Emma Bonello

Project: Towards a minimal genome in Mesorhizobium ciceri 240.3.025

Georgina Stagg

Project: Stability and evolution of Mesorhizobium integrative and conjugative elements

240.3.018