The Talented Students Programme (TSP) at UNSW Sydney offers a taste of research for high performing undergraduate students enrolled in Science degrees.

Placements available in the Department of Molecular Medicine

Please feel free to contact any of our group leaders if any of these research areas interest you

Calcium Signalling Group  

Krystyna Gieniec

or Valentina Rodriguez Paris

Cellular Mechanotransduction Group  

Kate Poole


Cytoskeleton & Motors Group  

Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan


Molecular Machines

David Jacques

Structural Virology Groups

Till Böcking

Gene Regulation Group

Scott Berry



Yann Gambin

or Emma Sierecki


Our department is part of the School of Biomedical Sciences (formerly School of Medical Sciences), within the Faculty of Medicine & Health. It is also home to the EMBL Australia Node in Single Molecule Science (SMS).

General enquires about the opportunities in TSP at the School of Biomedical Sciences can be directed to our school representative,

Dr Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan

Read more about the TSP in the handbook (below) – skip ahead to page 27 for an overview of the research activities in the School of Biomedical Sciences, or click on the group names above.

 Talented Students Program Handbook