Dr Sarika Namjoshi

Research Fellow

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Faculty of Medicine
+61 7 344 37486


Dr Sarika Namjoshi completed her PhD from Curtin University in the area of topical formulation development and skin drug delivery. She has extensive experience in the area of topical and transdermal delivery both in academia and industry. Her current research focuses on developing a framework for characterizing semisolid topical dosage forms by identifying and measuring quality attributes that are critical for performance of topical products thereby mitigating the risk of failure modes in the final product.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Curtin University
  • Master of Pharmacy, Curtin University


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Namjoshi, Sarika and Benson, Heather A. E. (2010). Cyclic peptides as potential therapeutic agents for skin disorders. Symposium on Biopolymers Peptide Science held at 1st International Conference on Circular Proteins, Heron Island, QLD, Australia, October 2009. Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/bip.21476

  • Namjoshi, Sarika, Chen, Yan, Edwards, Jeffrey and Benson, Heather A. E. (2008). Enhanced transdermal delivery of a dipeptide by dermaportation. Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/bip.21033

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision