Researcher biography

Professor Jenny Stow is IMB's Deputy Director (Research), where she is responsible for managing the scientific and competitive funding performance of the institute, as well as IMB's postgraduate program.

Professor Stow completed her undergraduate and postgraduate studies at Monash University in Melbourne, after which she undertook postdoctoral training at Yale University's School of Medicine as a Fogarty International Fellow. She was soon appointed Assistant Professor in the renal unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she established an independent research group in cell biology. She returned to Australia in 1994 as a Wellcome Trust Senior International Fellow to join UQ's Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology (now IMB).

Professor Stow leads her own IMB laboratory within IMB's divison of cell biology and molecular medicine, and is a current National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Principal Research Fellow.