Professor David Irving was a researcher with the APPRISE Centre of Research Excellence that ended in December 2022.
Professor Irving is an executive in the life sciences sector with over 25 years’ experience in strategic research leadership and translating research findings into beneficial outcomes.
He holds a PhD in molecular biology/biochemistry (ANU) and undertook post-doctoral research experience with CSIRO and The Rockefeller University, New York. He is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Professor Irving is Research Director and leads the Product Usage Team at LifeBlood, the Australian Red Cross (as of May 2023).