Research Capabilities

The School's research areas contribute to innovation in biosciences for productivity and biosecurity outcomes that are essential to the prosperity and well-being of Victoria's primary industries. Research capabilities in plant, animal and microbial systems biology are underpinned by key platform technologies – from genome to phenome to biomes. Discipline expertise includes: computational biology, molecular genetics, molecular phenomics, plant functional genomics, molecular plant breeding, microbiology, plant pathology, veterinary pathobiology, weed and invertebrate sciences.