Dr Simon McIlroy

Research Fellow

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 336 54957



  • Doctor of Philosphy, La Trobe University


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  • (2019) Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Soddell, Jacques A., McIlroy, Simon J. and Seviour, Robert J. (2015). Millisia. In Bergey's manual of systematics of archaea and bacteria (pp. 1-4) Chichester, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781118960608.gbm00031

  • McIlroy, Simon Jon and Nielsen, Per Halkjær (2014). The Family Saprospiraceae. In Eugene Rosenberg, Edward F. DeLong, Stephen Lory, Erko Stackebrandt and Fabiano Thompson (Ed.), The Prokaryotes (pp. 863-889) Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-38954-2_138

  • McIlroy, Simon J and Porter, Kate (2010). DNA and RNA extraction. In Robert Seviour and Per H. Nielsen (Ed.), Microbial ecology of activated sludge (pp. 343-349) London: IWA Publishing.

  • Seviour, Elizabeth M., McIlroy, Simon and Seviour, Robert J. (2010). Descriptions of activated sludge organisms. In Robert Seviour and Per H. Nielsen (Ed.), Microbial ecology of activated sludge (pp. 453-487) London: IWA Publishing.

  • Nielsen, P. H., Nguyen, H. T. T., McIlroy, S. J., Mielczarek, A. T. and Seviour, R. J. (2009). Identification of polyphosphate-accumulating and glycogen-accumulating organisms by FISH. In Per Halkjaer Nielsen, Holger Daims, Hilde Lemmer, Idil Arslan-Alaton and Tugba Olmez-Hanci (Ed.), FISH handbook for biological wastewater treatment (pp. 25-31) London: IWA Publishing.

Journal Article

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision

  • (2019) Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor