Griffith University

Renee Atua

Name: Renee Atua
Position: Scientific Assistant
Research Area: Malaria
Qualifications: BSc/BA

Biography: Renee completed her undergraduate degree at Massey University, New Zealand, majoring in Genetics and Psychology. She then worked as a Research Technician in the Rumen Microbiology laboratory at AgResearch in Palmerston North, where she contributed to research that aims to mitigate the emission of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, from ruminants. Renee joined Discovery Biology in August 2017 as part of the malarial drug discovery team.