Ricky Johnstone, PhD
The University of Melbourne
Professor Ricky Johnstone established the Gene Regulation Laboratory at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in 2000. He has published more than 250 peer-reviewed papers and in 2011 was promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Pathology at the University Of Melbourne. In 2014 he was listed by Thomson Reuters as one of the world’s most influential scientists (High Cite). In 2020 he was named by PLOS Biology as in the top 0.14% of authors for his research subfield of Oncology & Carcinogenesis.