Dr Stella Clark
After gaining a PhD in 1984, Stella Clark had a distinguished career in diabetes research before moving into research management. Stella has served as: CEO of the Bio21 Cluster, Victoria’s leading health sciences/biotechnology cluster; CEO of Obesity Australia; General Manager, School of Graduate Studies, University of Melbourne; and Scientific Executive Officer, Baker Medical Research Institute.
She has been President of the Australian Society for Medical Research, Australasian Research Management Society; a Member of NHMRC Council; a Member of the Leadership Victoria Board; and a Director of the BioMelbourne Network.
Stella currently runs her own consulting business, Stella Connect P/L, is a Trustee of the Queen Victoria Women’s Centre, co-Chairs the Hugh Rogers Fellowships Committee of the Melbourne Boston Sister City Association and is Chair of the Victorian Cancer Biobank Board.