- Biological sciences
- Physical sciences
- Software intensive systems
- Multidisciplinary research
Prof (Mrs) Dawn Arnold is currently serving as a Professor in Molecular Plant Pathology, Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, University of the West of England, United Kingdom. Her research involves investigations into the molecular genetics of a group of plant pathogenic Pseudomonads and studies of the genes responsible for the bacteria/plant interaction, investigation into pathogenicity islands present in these bacteria and study into the role of plasmids in the interaction between bacteria and plant. She has research collaborations with the University of Reading and University of Oxford, UK. Prof Arnold has many research articles published in reputed journals to her credit.
Head of School/School of Environment,
Griffith University Gold Coast Campus,
Southport Qld 4222,
Prof. Chris Frid is a Professor of Marine Biology. He is a highly acclaimed academic with high caliber. After obtaining his PhD on Marine Ecology from the University of East Anglia, UK in 1987, he began his illustrious career as a Professor of Marine Biology at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and then at the University Liverpool in the United Kingdom. Currently he serves as the Head of School, Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. He has over 150 research publications in high impact research journals, authored several text books on Marine Ecology and, has supervised over 30 doctoral studies.
Prof. Frid delivers the plenary speech at the International Research Symposium on Pure and Applied Sciences, IRSPAS – 2016.