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School of Life Sciences

About us

The School of Life Sciences at UTS brings together a vibrant research and teaching culture with a diversity of interests in areas such as environmental, plant, marine biology, medical microbiology, infectious diseases, parasitology, inflammation, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, neurological disorders, cancer, metabolic biochemistry and bionanotechnology.

Our structure

The School of Life Sciences is led by the Head of School, Professor William Gladstone and is supported by:

A group of professional staff support the School executives and they are: 

  • Dan Willis, School Manager
  • Shannon Hawkins, Research Officer
  • Kristine Treloar, Teaching and Learning Officer
  • Naiyana Akkarawongphiphat, School Administration Officer 
  • Alex Chen, Administrative Assistant 

Contact us

The School of Life Sciences is located on Level 6 in Buildings 4 and 7.


Building 4 (CB04)
Corner of Thomas St and Harris St
(opposite ABC Ultimo Harris St and Ultimo TAFE in Thomas St)
Ultimo NSW

Building 7 (CB07)
638 Jones Street, Broadway
Ultimo NSW


Postal address:
PO Box 123
Broadway, NSW 2007

See School of Life Sciences staff.


Jean-Baptiste Raina, Katherina Petrou, Daniel Nielsen, Eva Fernandez

Heading south to Antarctica in search of sulphur

Four UTS scientists commence their journey to Antarctica this week working on a project supported by the Australian Antarctic Science Grant Program.

Honours projects

2017 Science Honours projects

Explore your research potential. Work on a research project under the supervision of an academic in the Faculty.