Professor Ambrogina Nicoletti



School /
Work Unit

School of Science

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 2133


Building: 005
Level: 02
Room: 018

City campus


Science, Engineering and Health

Gina Nicoletti


  • Bachelor of Arts, Melbourne University
  • Bachelor of Science, Melbourne University
  • PhD, RMIT University
  • Master of Business Administration (Technology Management), Deakin University

Summary of responsibilities

  • Program Leader Master of Biotechnology and Business, Graduate Diploma Bioinformatics, Graduate Diploma Biomolecular Technologies
  • Undergraduate teaching in Year 2 and Year 3 microbiology courses
  • Coordination and teaching of postgraduate biotechnology science and biotechnology management courses
  • Leader Research Program: Development of a novel broad spectrum antimicrobial agent
  • Supervision of research students

Expertise and research areas

Broad experience and knowledge of the biotechnology industry and extensive experience in research, product development and commercialisation. Scientific research interests are in structure-activity relationships and in-vitro and in-vivo profiling of bioactive compounds. Current industry-sponsored research is on the development of a new broad spectrum antimicrobial agent. Business research is on valuation and business models for biotechnology companies.