Christine Clarke is Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Sydney and a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Principal Research Fellow, based at the Westmead Institute, Westmead Hospital.
She graduated in Science with BSc Honours (First Class), from the University of New South Wales in 1977 and went on to complete a PhD in Biochemistry at the same university in 1982.
She embarked on postdoctoral studies overseas, spending time in France at INSERM, Paris, France (1982-1983) and in the United States (Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 1983-1987). She returned to Australia as a Research Fellow at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Sydney (1987-1990), and was appointed as a NHMRC RD Wright Fellow in 1991. She moved to the University of Sydney in 1992 and was appointed as an NHMRC Research Fellow in 1993.
Cell biology, Molecular biology, Breast cancer