Dr Zamira Gibb
Dr Zamira Gibb graduated with PhD in Veterinary Science from the University of Sydney in 2013 before commencing her postdoctoral career at the University of Newcastle under Laureate Professor John Aitken. Zamira has been the recipient of the International Society of Equine Reproduction’s Michelle LeBlanc Young Presenter Award and the SRB Hudson Institute of Medical Research Mid-Career Researcher Award, and has delivered over 20 invited presentations including the keynote plenary lecture at the 2016 International Symposium on Stallion Reproduction in Illinois. As the leader of the equine fertility research group in UoN’s PRC in Reproductive Science, Zamira has attracted over $2.4 million in funding, including two ARC Linkage Grants, has supervised two PhD students to completion and currently supervises five PhD and two Honours students. By translating research into practical commercial applications, Zamira provides a conduit between producers and researchers to provide solutions to real industry problems.