David Vaux

Professor David Vaux AO is the Deputy Director of The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI). He graduated in medicine from the University of Melbourne, and completed a PhD at WEHI before a post-doctoral placement at Stanford University. His research is concerned with the molecular mechanisms of cell death, however he has a strong interest in research integrity and the seamier side of science. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science and was awarded the Victoria Prize for Science in 2003. David is also a member of the board of directors of The Center For Scientific Integrity, the parent organization of the Retraction Watch blog.

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