Kevin Saliba



Kevin Saliba obtained a BSc (Chemistry) and a PhD (Pharmacology) from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. He was a post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Kiaran Kirk at The Australian National University between 1997 and 2004. Late in 2004 he took up a lectureship at The Australian National University Medical School. He was promoted to senior lecturer in 2008 and Associate Professor in 2014.


Research interests

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Receptors And Membrane Biology
  • Cell Metabolism
  • Infectious Agents
  • Basic Pharmacology
  • Enzymes


  • Professor Rudi Marquez (University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand)
  • Professor Erick Strauss (Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa)
  • Professor Karine Auclair (McGill University, Montreal Canada)


  • Physiology and Pharmacology to Year 1 and Year 2 MChD students (Lecturer)
  • Research Projects (Supervisor)
  • PhB Advanced Study Courses (Supervisor)
  • BIOL3208/3209 Research Projects (Supervisor).



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