Dr Melanie Carmody

Dr Melanie Carmody

Dr Melanie Carmody – CSIRO Synthetic Biology Future Science Fellow

Melanie is a synthetic biologist with a background in plant science working jointly between the Research School of Biology, Research School of Chemistry, and CSIRO. She worked in Helsinki, Finland, for 4 years as a Postdoctoral researcher studying Reactive Oxygen Species signalling in plants, and has recently returned to Australia to continue this work in the context of developing new biological environmental sensor/switch technologies that could be used, for example, to create more drought tolerant crop plants.



Twitter: @MelanieCarmody