Dean of Science at University of Technology Sydney
Professor Judith Smith is the dean of science at University of Technology Sydney (UTS). She is a biological scientist trained at the universities of Edinburgh and Cambridge, before completing postdoctoral research on malaria at Imperial College.
Professor Smith has vast experience in leadership roles and was a member of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Panel of Chairs — a body comprised of top scientists in the field. She was also the president of the British Society for Parasitology.
Her research interests are on the relationship between parasite diversity, transmission and disease.