Professor Jennifer Martin, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Wollongong

Professor Jennifer Martin

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
University of Wollongong

Professor Jennifer Martin is an internationally renowned protein crystallographer and structural biologist. She has made seminal discoveries in bacterial redox biochemistry and her work is widely recognised.

Professor Martin’s primary role is to lead the University’s strategy for research and innovation and continue to drive the performance of research across the University. Prior to her current role, Professor Martin held the position of Director of the Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery at Griffith University in Queensland.

She is currently President of the Asian Crystallography Association and a member of the Executive for the International Union of Crystallography. She was elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science in 2017 and made a Companion of the Order of Australia earlier this year. She was a founding member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Steering Committee, that established the Athena SWAN pilot to address gender equity in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine.