Steering Committee

The Ramaciotti Centre for Genomics is affiliated with other universities and medical research centres in the Sydney region. These include the University of Sydney, Macquarie University, the University of Technology Sydney, the University of Newcastle, the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute and the Garvan Institute of Medical Research. Representatives from each sit on the centre’s scientific advisory committee. The committee help guide the Centre’s strategic direction and objectives. 

Emeritus Professor Ian Dawes (Chair) - UNSW Sydney

Dr Helena Mangs (Deputy Director) - UNSW Sydney

Professor Marc Wilkins (Deputy Dean Faculty of Science) - UNSW Sydney

Professor Carolyn Hogg - University of Sydney

A/Professor Mark Cowley - Children's Cancer Institute, Sydney

A/Professor Sarah Kummerfeld - Garvan Institute of Medical Research

A/Professor Amy Cain - Macquarie University

Professor Brett Neilan - University of Newcastle

Professor Garry Myers - University of Technology, Sydney


Professor Steven Djordjevic - University of Technology, Sydney

Professor Ian Paulsen - Macquarie University

Professor Katherine Belov - University of Sydney



The Ramaciotti Centre is a Centre of the Faculty of Science, UNSW Sydney.  The Centre’s operations and management are overseen by the Director and Deputy Director Dr Helena Mangs.