1986 …2021

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Medicinal Chemistry Theme Leader, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Associate Dean, Research, Faculty of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Research interests

  • Allosteric modulators and bitopic ligands acting at G protein-coupled receptors
  • The design and synthesis of cancer therapeutics based on Noscapine
  • New methodology for the preparation of semi-synthetic opioid pharmaceuticals
  • The development of M1 and M17 aminopeptidase inhibitors as antimalarial agents
  • Applications of ionic liquids in pharmaceutical synthesis and drug delivery

Monash teaching commitment

Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science:

  • BPS2021 Synthetic Chemistry I: Structure & Reactivity (Unit Coordinator)

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Griffith University

Award Date: 2 Apr 1991

B.Sc. (Hons), Griffith University

Award Date: 2 Apr 1986


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