About the Department

Melbourne campus

The Department of Microbiology is well balanced, both for teaching and research, in a variety of areas within microbiology. The Department has considerable links with outside institutes including industrial, agricultural, government and medical laboratories, with some research students located off campus.


The latest news from the Department.


Upcoming events at the Department of Microbiology.


A chance to hear more about research in microbiology and related disciplines.

Scholarships, prizes and awards

Financial support and academic recognition for our students.

Our staff

Academic and general staff members.

New position: Professor in Microbiology

Information for applicants.