The GIH Steering Committee meets throughout the year, to set strategic directions, discuss new initiatives and assess operational performance of the hub.

It is comprised of the Director of Operations (Professor Grant Montgomery), Operations Manager (Dr Brooke Purdue) and chaired by Professor Robert Henry (QAAFI) with representatives from partner organisations at the University including:

Faculty of Science:

Faculty of Medicine: 

Research Institutes: 


Previous valued members of the GIH Steering Committee include Professor Dave Burt (Chair and Director of UQ Genomics) and Professor Brandon Wainright (representitive of the Institute for Molecular Biosciences).

  • Professor Alan Rowan

    Professor Alan Rowan

    Institute Director
    Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
  • Professor Brandon Wainwright

    Professor Brandon Wainwright

    Professor
    The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Faculty of Medicine
    Affiliate Professor
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Paul Clarke

    Professor Paul Clarke

    Director, UQ Diamantina Institute
    The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor Robert Henry

    Professor Robert Henry

    Institute Director
    Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation (QAAFI)
  • Associate Professor Timothy Bredy

    Associate Professor Timothy Bredy

    Associate Professor
    Queensland Brain Institute
  • Dr Brooke Gardiner

    Dr Brooke Gardiner

    Genomics Service Co-ordinator
    Office of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure)
  • Professor Paul Young

    Professor Paul Young

    Head of School
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Science
    Affiliate Professor
    Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
    Affiliated Professor
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Professor Phil Hugenholtz

    Professor Phil Hugenholtz

    ARC Australian Laureate Fellow
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Science
  • Professor David Paterson

    Professor David Paterson

    Director
    UQ Centre for Clinical Research Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor Pankaj Sah

    Professor Pankaj Sah

    Institute Director
    Queensland Brain Institute
    Affiliated Professor
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor Grant Montgomery

    Professor Grant Montgomery

    Director
    Genome Innovation Hub (GIH)
    Professorial Research Fellow - GL
    Institute for Molecular Biosciences (IMB)
    Affiliate Professorial Research Fellow
    Queensland Brain Institute (QBI)
    Affiliate Professorial Research Fellow
    Office of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure)