The Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) has overall responsibility for providing advice to the Board and the Director on the future scientific directions and research strategies of the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology.


Responsibilities of the Committee include:

  • Identify future strategic opportunities for fields of research, collaboration and cross-disciplinary foci of the Institute
  • Identify unique funding opportunities for the Institute’s activities
  • Assist in providing global visibility for the activities of the Institute
  • Propose strategies for the training and development of researchers and research students to build scientific capacity and capability in a multi-disciplinary and global environment
  • Recommend to the Board research strategies and goals