Prof Sassan Asgari


Grad Cert Higher Education (2008): Uni Queensland

PhD (1997): University of Adelaide

Editorial board membership:

Associate editor (Frontiers in Invertebrate Physiology)

Editorial board (Scientific Reports)

Editorial board (Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)

Editorial board (Insect Molecular Biology)


Australian Infectious Disease Research Centre

Society for Invertebrate Pathology

American Society for Microbiology

Australian Entomological Society

Australasian Virology Society

Professional experience:

2011-17  Chair of the Ascoviridae study group at the International

                  Committee of Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV)

2010-13  Chair of Teaching & Learning Committee, School of Biological


2012        Member of the Virus Division Committee of the Society

                  for Invertebrate Pathology

2007        President of the Entomological Society of Queensland

2006        Senior Vice President of the Ento Soc of QLD



School of Biological Sciences

The University of Queensland

Brisbane QLD 4072

Tel: 07-336 52043