Professor Mark Morrison

Chair & Group Leader Metagenomics

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Faculty of Medicine

Affiliated Professor

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 344 36957



  • Doctor of Philosophy, Ill
  • Master of Science, James Cook University
  • Bachelor of Science, University of New South Wales


  • Hamilton, Amy L., Kamm, Michael A., Ng, Siew C. and Morrison, Mark (2018) Proteus spp. as putative gastrointestinal pathogens. Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 31 3: . doi:10.1128/CMR.00085-17

  • Warren, Frederick J., Fukuma, Naoki M., Mikkelsen, Deirdre, Flanagan, Bernadine M., Williams, Barbara A., Lisle, Allan T., Ó Cuív, Páraic, Morrison, Mark and Gidley, Michael J. (2018) Food starch structure impacts gut microbiome composition. mSphere, 3 3: . doi:10.1128/mSphere.00086-18

  • So, Daniel, Whelan, Kevin, Rossi, Megan, Morrison, Mark, Holtmann, Gerald, Kelly, Jaimon T., Shanahan, Erin R., Staudacher, Heidi M. and Campbell, Katrina L. (2018) Dietary fiber intervention on gut microbiota composition in healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 107 6: 965-983. doi:10.1093/ajcn/nqy041

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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • O Cuiv, Páraic, Burman, Sriti, Pottenger, Sian and Morrison, Mark (2016). Exploring the bioactive landscape of the gut microbiota to identify metabolites underpinning human health. In David J. Beale, Konstantinos A. Kouremenos and Enzo A. Palombo (Ed.), Microbial metabolomics: applications in clinical, environmental, and industrial microbiology (pp. 49-82) Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-46326-1_3

  • Yu, Zhongtang and Morrison, Mark (2009). The gut microbiome: current understanding and future perspectives. In Lee-Ann Jaykus, Hua H. Wang and Larry S. Schlesinger (Ed.), Food-borne microbes: Shaping the host ecosystem (pp. 19-40) Washington, D.C., USA: ASM Press.

  • Morrison, Mark, Adams, Sarah E., Nelson, Karen F. and Attwood, Graeme T. (2005). Metagenomic analysis of the microbiomes in ruminants and other herbivores. In Harinder P.S. Makkar and Christopher S. McSweeney (Ed.), Methods in gut microbial ecology for ruminants (pp. 209-220) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision