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Professor David Miller

Experience

 

David MillerProfessor David Miller received his PhD from the University of Kent at Canterbury in 1980. He was a Postdoctoral Research Assistant at Bristol University between 1980 and 1982 and a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Adelaide between 1982 and 1984. He joined James Cook University as a Reader in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in 1996.

 

 


Research/Projects


  • Using flies to understand the function of coral gene
  • Coral spawning
  • Dinoflagellate genetics
  • Evolutionary genetics
  • Microarrays of coral genes
  • Evo – Devo: the evolution of developmental mechanisms

 

Awards and Honours

 

  • 1991/9293 Visiting Fellow, University of Göttingen
  • 1995, 97 Visiting Fellow, Academia Sinica
  • 1999-2004 Visiting Fellow, Australian National University
  • 2001 Visiting Fellow, University of California, Davis
  • 1995 – present Editorial board member: Development, Genes and Evolution

Grants

 

  • Australian Research Council - Centres of Excellence, "ARC Centre of Excellence - Innovative science for sustainable management of coral reef biodiversity", $19million over 11 years
  • Australian Research Council - Discovery - Projects, "The transcriptome, genome and metagenome of Acropora millepora: a model system for studying coral health and disease", $400,000 over 3 years
  • Australian Academy of Science - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science invitation fellowship (short term), "Molecular genetics and genomics of corals and other "lower" animals", $1,639

 

Key Publications

JCU eResearch Publication List.

Contact information

Telephone:

(07) 4781 4373 (Australia)

+61 7 4781 4373 (International)

Facsimile:

(07) 4781 6078 (Australia)

+61 7 4781 6078 (International)

Email:

david.miller@jcu.edu.au

Telephone:

(07) 4781 4373 (Australia)

+61 7 4781 4373 (International)

Facsimile:

(07) 4781 6078 (Australia)

+61 7 4781 6078 (International)

Email:

david.miller@jcu.edu.au