Professor Simon Maddocks

Professor Simon Maddocks1987 Menzies Scholar in Medicine


Current position:
Vice-Chancellor, Charles Darwin University

Professional affiliations:
Director and Chairman: Governing Board, Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin
Director: Pork CRC Ltd
Member: Governing Council of University of Adelaide
Member: Society for Reproductive Biology; Endocrine Society of Australia; Endocrine Society (UK); Society for Reproduction and Fertility (UK); Australian Society of Immunology; Society for the Study of Reproduction (USA); Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology; Australian Institute of Company Directors
Director of the Menzies Foundation since 1993

Career History:
Post-doctoral fellow at the MRC Reproductive Biology Unit in Edinburgh, Scotland.
1995 Head of Department of Animal Science, University of Adelaide.
1998 Director of the University of Adelaide's Roseworthy Campus.
until 2014 Affiliate Professor of Animal Science, University of Adelaide
Chief Scientist, South Australian Research & Development Institute

Areas of Professional Interest:
Reproductive biology including identifying mechanisms by which male reproductive antigens can be targeted for immunological contraceptive technologies