Professor Mark Walker


School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 334 61623



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


  • Brouwer, Stephan and Walker, Mark J. (2019) The Serotype-Specific Role of Regulator of Cov Polymorphisms in the Pathogenesis of Invasive Group A Streptococcal Infections. American Journal of Pathology, 189 10: 1913-1915. doi:10.1016/j.ajpath.2019.07.005

  • Davies, Mark R., McIntyre, Liam, Mutreja, Ankur, Lacey, Jake A., Lees, John A., Towers, Rebecca J., Duchêne, Sebastián, Smeesters, Pierre R., Frost, Hannah R., Price, David J., Holden, Matthew T. G., David, Sophia, Giffard, Philip M., Worthing, Kate A., Seale, Anna C., Berkley, James A., Harris, Simon R., Rivera-Hernandez, Tania, Berking, Olga, Cork, Amanda J., Torres, Rosângela S. L. A., Lithgow, Trevor, Strugnell, Richard A., Bergmann, Rene, Nitsche-Schmitz, Patric, Chhatwal, Gusharan S., Bentley, Stephen D., Fraser, John D., Moreland, Nicole J., Carapetis, Jonathan R., Steer, Andrew C., Parkhill, Julian, Saul, Allan, Williamson, Deborah A., Currie, Bart J., Tong, Steven Y. C., Dougan, Gordon and Walker, Mark J. (2019) Author correction: Atlas of group A streptococcal vaccine candidates compiled using large-scale comparative genomics. Nature Genetics, . doi:10.1038/s41588-019-0482-z

  • Osowicki, Joshua, Azzopardi, Kristy I., Baker, Ciara, Waddington, Claire S., Pandey, Manisha, Schuster, Tibor, Grobler, Anneke, Cheng, Allen C., Pollard, Andrew J., McCarthy, James S., Good, Michael F., Walker, Mark J., Dale, James B., Batzloff, Michael R., Carapetis, Jonathan R., Smeesters, Pierre R. and Steer, Andrew C. (2019) Controlled human infection for vaccination against Streptococcus pyogenes (CHIVAS): Establishing a group A Streptococcus pharyngitis human infection study. Vaccine, 37 26: 3485-3494. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.03.059

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Book Chapter

  • Turner, Andrew G., Ong, Cheryl-lynn Y., Walker, Mark J., Djoko, Karrera Y. and McEwan, Alastair G. (2017). Transition Metal Homeostasis in Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus pneumoniae. In Poole, R. K. (Ed.), Transition Metal Homeostasis in Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus pneumoniae (pp. 123-191) Maryland Heights, MO United States: Academic Press. doi:10.1016/bs.ampbs.2017.01.002

  • Henningham, Anna, Gillen, Christine M. and Walker, Mark J. (2013). Group A streptococcal vaccine candidates: potential for the development of a human vaccine. In G. Singh Chhatwal (Ed.), Host-pathogen interactions in streptococcal diseases (pp. 207-242) New York, NY, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/82_2012_284

  • Cole, J. N., Sanderson-Smith, M. L., Cork, A. J., Henningham, A., Conlan, F., Ranson, M., McArthur, J. D. and Walker, M. J. (2007). Gene expression and tagging of streptococcal proteins. In Regine Hakenbeck and Singh Chhatwal (Ed.), Molecular Biology of Streptococci 1st ed. (pp. 359-378) Norfold, United Kingdom: Horizon Bioscience.

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Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision