Associate Professor Timothy Cole
Associate Professor Tim Cole has an academic appointment at the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Monash University in Melbourne, where he is currently a Deputy Head of Department. He leads a Research Group in the Stem Cells & Development theme of the Biomedicine Discovery Institute, in the School of Biomedical Science, Monash University. His research program investigates endocrine systems and cell signalling pathways important for mammalian organ development. He is currently the President-Elect of the Endocrine Society of Australia and a member of The Endocrine Society (USA). He is also a member of the Editorial Board (Endocrinology) of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing), and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Endocrinology & Journal of Molecular Endocrinology (Bioscientifica/BES, UK). Associate Professor Cole’s main research interests are the developmental roles of the adrenal steroid hormones that act through intracellular nuclear receptors, particularly related to respiratory development.