David is a passionate and driven scientist with a successful track record in translational commercially focused technical and academic leadership. David has worked in academia and industry at the interface of chemistry, biochemistry and biology. He has successfully designed and developed several oncology nanomedicines and driven them forward into clinical trials. 

As Director of the Protein Expression Facility (PEF) within The University of Queensland, David and his team strive to build collaborations and provide excellent service provision with a wide variety of researchers across academia and industry. Through this work we ensure PEF achieves its vision to be a world leader in protein research services and innovative solutions for protein production driving scientific success.